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Ireland’s Rugby World Cup squad as you’ve never seen them before Robbie Henshaw, CJ Stander and Iain Henderson. Photographs: Billy Stickland/Inpho and Dan Sheridan/Inpho

All 31 players, plus Joe Schmidt, photographed by Billy Stickland, Dan Sheridan and James Crombie

Silent protest held in Oughterard amid direct provision centre concerns People gather for a silent protest march at Oughterard, Co Galway on Saturday in response to plans for the placing  of a direct provision in a disused hotel in the town. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy.

Councillor says Noel Grealish, who claimed ‘spongers’ would be moved to town, has ‘no regrets’

The pursuit of workplace happiness “Young people coming into the workplace now have an expectation that their wellbeing will be addressed.” Photograph: iStock

With modern workplaces safe and comfortable and workers well-paid and looked after, they still don’t seem to be happy. Why?

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