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Enjoying the St Patricks Day Parade in Dublin was members of the Kilgore College Rangerettes.
Pic Steve Humphreys

Enjoying the St Patricks Day Parade in Dublin was members of the Kilgore College Rangerettes. Pic Steve Humphreys

Thomas Groome

Thomas Groome

President Barack Obama, right, and Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny, left, hold up a bowl of shamrocks during a reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, March 17, 2015

President Barack Obama, right, and Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny, left, hold up a bowl of shamrocks during a reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, March 17, 2015

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Henry Shefflin, Ballyhale Shamrocks, gives a thumbs-up in celebration after his side's victory

Henry Shefflin, Ballyhale Shamrocks, gives a thumbs-up in celebration after his side's victory

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Enjoying the St Patricks Day Parade in Dublin was members of the Kilgore College Rangerettes. Pic Steve Humphreys

Here are the seven stories you need to know about today.

'Families lose €400 by not going online to pay bills' is the main headline on the front page of today's 'Irish Independent'.

Charlie Weston reports that "householders who stay offline are losing out by between €300 and €400 a year as the best deals are reserved for those who use websites".

"It costs more for banking, utility bills, TV and broadband bundles if they are bought the traditional way," the newspaper reports.

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Enjoying the St Patricks Day Parade in Dublin was members of the Kilgore College Rangerettes.
Pic Steve Humphreys

Enjoying the St Patricks Day Parade in Dublin was members of the Kilgore College Rangerettes. Pic Steve Humphreys

Enjoying the St Patricks Day Parade in Dublin was members of the Kilgore College Rangerettes.
Pic Steve Humphreys

Enjoying the St Patricks Day Parade in Dublin was members of the Kilgore College Rangerettes. Pic Steve Humphreys

Dublin St Patricks Day Parade Grand Marshal, Brendan O Carroll and his wife Jennifer Gibney wave to the crowds outside the GPO  during the St Patrick's day parade in Dublin

Dublin St Patricks Day Parade Grand Marshal, Brendan O Carroll and his wife Jennifer Gibney wave to the crowds outside the GPO during the St Patrick's day parade in Dublin

Members of the Atomic Stage School with Artastic "Wow O Clock" pictured during the St Patricks Day Parade in Dublin

Members of the Atomic Stage School with Artastic "Wow O Clock" pictured during the St Patricks Day Parade in Dublin

Abigale  Maguire from Kentstown Co Meath pictured at  the St Patrick's day parade in Dublin

Abigale Maguire from Kentstown Co Meath pictured at the St Patrick's day parade in Dublin

Enjoying the St Patricks Day Parade in Dublin was Emily Vaughan  and Shauna Rouse  from Artastic in Kildare

Enjoying the St Patricks Day Parade in Dublin was Emily Vaughan and Shauna Rouse from Artastic in Kildare

Abigale  Maguire from Kentstown Co Meath pictured at  the St Patrick's day parade in Dublin

Abigale Maguire from Kentstown Co Meath pictured at the St Patrick's day parade in Dublin

Enjoying the St Patricks Day Parade in Dublin with a selfie was from left, Hyun Jung Roh, Miok Choi and Eunkeung Kim all from South Korea

Enjoying the St Patricks Day Parade in Dublin with a selfie was from left, Hyun Jung Roh, Miok Choi and Eunkeung Kim all from South Korea

Enjoying the St Patricks Day Parade in Dublin was Nicole and Holly Emmert from North Carolina

Enjoying the St Patricks Day Parade in Dublin was Nicole and Holly Emmert from North Carolina

Enjoying the St Patricks Day Parade in Dublin was Lucy Mc Grath (5) from Lusk Co Dublin with her Dad Fergus Mc Grath

Enjoying the St Patricks Day Parade in Dublin was Lucy Mc Grath (5) from Lusk Co Dublin with her Dad Fergus Mc Grath

Two youngsters  watch the  the St Patrick's day parade from a window as the parade makes its way down Parnell Square, in Dublin

Two youngsters watch the the St Patrick's day parade from a window as the parade makes its way down Parnell Square, in Dublin

Members of the Atomic Stage School with Artastic "Wow O Clock" pictured during the St Patricks Day Parade in Dublin

Members of the Atomic Stage School with Artastic "Wow O Clock" pictured during the St Patricks Day Parade in Dublin

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Enjoying the St Patricks Day Parade in Dublin was members of the Kilgore College Rangerettes. Pic Steve Humphreys

The front page carries a picture of some of the 'Kilgore College Rangerettes' from Texas. The girls participated in yesterday's St Patrick's Day Parade in Dublin - record crowds turned out in towns and cities across the country to celebrate the national holiday, the newspaper says.

'Streets of Shame' is the main headline on the front page of today's 'Herald'.

The newspaper carried a series of pictures inside the paper showing elements of anti-social behaviour on the streets of Dublin after the parade had finished yesterday.

The front page focuses on one such incident in which an innocent tourist was set upon by two teenagers.

The picture shows the tourist being attacked in broad daylight on the city's quays.

'Irish pimp's killer jailed' is the main headline on today's 'Irish Daily Star'.

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Thomas Groome

Thomas Groome

Thomas Groome

The newspaper carries a report of how a woman appeared in Sheffield Crown Court charged with his murder.

June Buttle killed her Irish boyfriend - Offaly man Thomas Groome - and then posed as him on Facebook for five years in a bid to fool his family.

His body has never been found. Buttle was jailed yesterday for 16 years.

'Taoiseach dampens hopes of US visa deal for Irish Illegals' is the main headline on the front page of today's 'Irish Times'.

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President Barack Obama, right, and Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny, left, hold up a bowl of shamrocks during a reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, March 17, 2015

President Barack Obama, right, and Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny, left, hold up a bowl of shamrocks during a reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, March 17, 2015

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U.S. President Barack Obama (R) and Ireland's Prime Minister Enda Kenny button their jackets as they depart for a luncheon at the U.S. Capitol after their meeting in the Oval Office as part of a St. Patrick's Day visit at the White House

U.S. President Barack Obama (R) and Ireland's Prime Minister Enda Kenny button their jackets as they depart for a luncheon at the U.S. Capitol after their meeting in the Oval Office as part of a St. Patrick's Day visit at the White House

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Enda Kenny and Barack Obama taking part in the traditional shamrock-giving ceremony in the White House

Enda Kenny and Barack Obama taking part in the traditional shamrock-giving ceremony in the White House

President Obama holds a book of poetry by WB Yeats given to him by Enda Kenny at the White House

President Obama holds a book of poetry by WB Yeats given to him by Enda Kenny at the White House

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President Barack Obama, right, and Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny, left, hold up a bowl of shamrocks during a reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, March 17, 2015

The newspaper reports that Mr Kenny is playing down any hopes that Irish people living illegally in the US will be able to travel freely back and forth to Ireland.

After meeting with President Barack Obama at the Oval Office, Mr Kenny described the travel for the Irish illegals as a real problem.

'€50m cost of covering for sick teachers' is the main headline on the front page of today's 'Irish Daily Mail'.

The newspaper reports that some €50 million of taxpayers' cash was spent on substitute cover for sick teachers last year.

The figure was contained in new Department of Education figures, the newspaper said.

Kilkenny hurler Henry Shefflin is the main story in today's 'Irish Independent Sport' section.

Shefflin will decide on his future with Kilkenny over the next few days, reports Colm Hayes.

The hurler was in Croke Park yesterday where he helped club Ballyhale Shamrocks to a sixth All-Ireland club hurling title.

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Henry Shefflin gives a thumbs-up to Ballyhale’s record sixth All-Ireland title

Henry Shefflin gives a thumbs-up to Ballyhale’s record sixth All-Ireland title

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If it comes to pass that this was Shefflin’s last gallop around the half-acre he has made his own for much of the last 16 years, then that is what these club finals will be remembered for.

If it comes to pass that this was Shefflin’s last gallop around the half-acre he has made his own for much of the last 16 years, then that is what these club finals will be remembered for.

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Henry Shefflin of Ballyhale Shamrocks in action against Aaron Costello and Kevin O'Donnell of Kilmallock in the AIB All-IrelandClub Final at Croke Park

Henry Shefflin of Ballyhale Shamrocks in action against Aaron Costello and Kevin O'Donnell of Kilmallock in the AIB All-IrelandClub Final at Croke Park

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17 March 2015; Henry Shefflin, Ballyhale Shamrocks, in action against Philip O'Loughlin, Kilmallock. AIB GAA Hurling All-Ireland Senior Club Championship Final, Ballyhale Shamrocks v Kilmallock, Croke Park, Dublin. Picture credit: Piaras ? M?dheach / SPORTSFILE

17 March 2015; Henry Shefflin, Ballyhale Shamrocks, in action against Philip O'Loughlin, Kilmallock. AIB GAA Hurling All-Ireland Senior Club Championship Final, Ballyhale Shamrocks v Kilmallock, Croke Park, Dublin. Picture credit: Piaras ? M?dheach / SPORTSFILE

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Henry Shefflin, Ballyhale Shamrocks, kisses the cup. AIB GAA Hurling All-Ireland Senior Club Championship Final, Ballyhale Shamrocks, Co Kilkenny, v Kilmallock, Co Limerick. Croke Park, Dublin. Picture credit: Ray McManus / SPORTSFILE

Henry Shefflin, Ballyhale Shamrocks, kisses the cup. AIB GAA Hurling All-Ireland Senior Club Championship Final, Ballyhale Shamrocks, Co Kilkenny, v Kilmallock, Co Limerick. Croke Park, Dublin. Picture credit: Ray McManus / SPORTSFILE

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Henry Shefflin

Henry Shefflin

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Henry Shefflin, Ballyhale Shamrocks, gives a thumbs-up in celebration after his side's victory

Henry Shefflin, Ballyhale Shamrocks, gives a thumbs-up in celebration after his side's victory

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Henry Shefflin gives a thumbs-up to Ballyhale’s record sixth All-Ireland title

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