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Irish football fans honour Jack Charlton in Dublin
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Crowds line streets to pay tribute to Jack Charlton
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Dail Eireann give standing ovation to 'larger than life' Jack Charlton
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Jack Charlton: England World Cup Winner Dies Aged 85
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Fianna Fail's Micheal Martin named Ireland's new prime minister
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Ireland forms new coalition government with Mícheál Martin as taoiseach
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Micheal Martin: Being elected Taoiseach one of the greatest honours
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Ireland to form new coalition government with Mícheál Martin as taoiseach
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Lockdown forces Irish paralympic hopeful to tread-mill water
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Four months of political deadlock broken with government agreement
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Long queues as Penneys reopens in Ireland
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