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***WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES*** ASDA withdraws own brand nappies after baby 'left blistered'

Supermarket chain ASDA has withdrawn its own brand Little Angel nappies after a father claimed his newborn son suffered a "chemical reaction" to the product.
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Lifetime achievement award

Lifetime achievement award

Thomas Gilpin grew up on a farm in Portadown and started his career in 1965 with a 4.5 acre field, growing vegetables for supply to small shops.

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Farming Life awards: Entering a worthwhile experience - Thomas Gilpin

When Thomas Gilpin attended last year’s Farming Life & Danske Bank Awards little did he know he’d be returning home to Portadown with not one, but two prestigious awards.

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BBC PRESENTERS - from top left, clockwise, journalist Fiona Bruce, talk show host, Graham Norton, Match of the Day presenter, Gary Lineker and Northern Ireland broadcaster, Stephen Nolan.

REVEALED: Full list of BBC's 96 top earners

The BBC has released a list of 96 presenters and journalists who are paid more than £150,000 per year by the corporation.

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Pictured are (l-r) Trevor Kennedy, director of Construction, Hagan Homes; Brendan Mallon, managing director, Nollam Contracts Limited, the main contractor for the Salmon Leap project; and Jim Burke, director of Sales and Acquisitions, Hagan Homes.

£4.8m Coleraine homes investment creating 50 construction jobs

One of Northern Ireland’s largest developers is to build 26 new homes and complete 14 partially constructed units at ‘The Salmon Leap’, Coleraine.

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Birch Hill play park.

£60m plans for over 400 new homes in Londonderry

A leading Northern Ireland house builder has announced plans to build over 400 new homes in Londonderry over the next three years.

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The flip-flops contain a chemical that can cause cancer.

Primark recalls flip-flops containing CANCER-causing chemical

Discount clothes retail giant Primark has recalled thousands of pairs of flip-flops over fears they contain a chemical linked to cancer.

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The new Game of Thrones tapestry.

Giant 'Game of Thrones' tapestry unveiled as part of new tourism campaign

A 77 metre long tapestry detailing the the story of 'Game of Thrones' has been unveiled in Northern Ireland.

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Castledawson roundabout.

A6 temporary road closure to facilitate essential works

Overnight road closures to facilitate essential works between the Castledawson roundabout and the C557 Hillhead Road junction will be in place this week.

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Lanark Blackface Champion from Sam Wallace, Judge Robert Kay, Scotland Reserve Champion from Gordon Crawford

McLean family continues its winning way at Limavady Show

This year’s Limavady Show saw the majestic Holstein cow Priestland PS James Rose crowned the event’s Inter-Breed Dairy Champion.

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The two products being recalled by PepsiCo.

PRODUCT RECALL: Doritos Chilli Heatwave

PepsiCo is recalling packets of Doritos Chilli Heatwave tortilla crisps because they contain milk not mentioned in the label.
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The two salads are being recalled by Tesco.

Tesco withdraws salads due to food poisoning bug

Tesco has recalled two chicken salads because it contains the food bug Campylobacter.
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Rebecca McDermott (second from left) and Ian Bratton (second from right) pick up their certificates of achievement at North West Regional College after completing the five week Global Business Services Academy. Also pictured from left are James Casserly, GBS Director for Bemis Europe, Kathleen McCaul, Head of Business, NWRC and Mark McConville, Client Executive with the Department for the Economy. (Pic by Martin McKeown).

The Academy is a partnership between the College, Department for the Economy and Global Packaging Giant, Bemis.

European business centre for Campsie

A total of 16 participants have completed a five week academy at North West Regional College designed to equip them with skills to secure employment with Bemis Company, a global packaging company.

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Lisahally Docks

125 civil service jobs announced for Londonderry

A major contract for 125 jobs has been secured by the Department for Communities (DfC) with Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) for Londonderry.

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The incident occurred in Londonderry on Thursday morning.

Two vehicle smash in Londonderry

A road traffic collision involving two vehicles is causing traffic congestion in Londonderry.
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The Chinese-made Android TV box.

Kodi boxes recalled due to electric shock risk

TV viewers have been warned of an electrical shock risk from a model of Kodi box currently being sold in the UK.

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The product was only on sale in Sainsbury's.

Children’s drink recalled from Sainbury’s due to insufficient sterilisation

Alpro has recalled its Alpro Growing Up Drink (one-three+years one litre UHT pack) because of insufficient sterilisation.

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The train passing Downhill, in Co Londonderry on the journey between Belfast and Londonderry. Paul Faith/PA Wire

New hourly rail link between Belfast and Londonderry welcomed

A new hourly train service between Londonderry and Belfast has been welcomed as “good news for shoppers, tourists, retailers and the local economy”.

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The Londonderry to Coleraine train passing Downhill beach

New hourly Londonderry-Belfast rail service follows quadrupling of journeys

A new hourly rail service on the Londonderry-Belfast line follows a virtual quadrupling of passenger numbers between the Province’s two biggest cities over the past 15 years, Translink has said.

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People not protecting themselves despite record ID fraud levels

People not protecting themselves despite record ID fraud levels

Britons are failing to take basic steps to protect themselves from online crime - despite identity fraud now being at record levels.

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