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#1 Ryanair: Michael O’Leary to invest $10bn on 100 additional aircraft. This will bolster Ryanair’s fleet considerably and signify a stronger European presence for the airline.

#2 Ashya King: 5-year-old Ashya King to be flown to clinic in Prague, where he will receive the proton beam treatment sought by his parents.

#3 Stabbing: Fatal stabbing at Waterford psychiatric hospital. Patient arrested in connection with this incident.

#4 Charleville: Gardai to withhold postmortem results of tragic Charleville boys.  Sources say the results won’t be made public “for operational reasons”.

#5 Cannabis: Four to appear in court over Galway cannabis haul worth over €200,000. Four men in their 20s, 30s, and 50s were detained in connection with the seizure.

#6 Ebola: Sierra Leone’s government will impose a four-day lockdown in an attempt to contain the spread of the Ebola virus.

#7 Ceasefire: Ceasefire agreement between loyal Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian separatists maintained. Moscow warns the West that it will ‘react’ if the EU imposes further sanctions.

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