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Ireland In A Minute: 9th May
- Ryanair plane lands sideways due to strong winds
- 'Ming' has been heavily criticised for "stunt" during debate on water services bill
- Watkins said child sex victim was 'super-flirty', ex reveals
- Ryan Tubridy on Hector's 2fm departure
- Packie Bonner on the Keane/O'Neill dream team
- Independent.ie meets the lad who asked the internet for a pint
Hughes wants Stephen Ireland on permanent deal
The former Manchester City playmaker is at the Britannia Stadium on a season-long loan from Aston Villa, where his contract runs out at the end of the season.
Mourinho keeps Cole opinion quiet
Ashley Cole has been out of favour in recent months and is likely to be on the substitutes' bench at Arsenal. But boss Jose Mourinho refused to publicly criticise the left-back for attending Arsenal's Christmas party this week.
Six years for mosque firebombers
Two former soldiers who firebombed a mosque following the murder of soldier Lee Rigby have each been jailed for six years.