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Pick-up artist who encourages 'choking' women deported from Australia after protests

The Twitter hashtag #TakeDownJulienBlanc spread the word about Blanc’s ‘abusive’ methods.

Lena Dunham applauds Jill Meagher's husband for words on violence against women

Dunham described Tom Meagher’s words as ‘beautiful’.

From TheJournal.ie Goldfish recovering after undergoing high risk brain surgery Went Swimmingly

Goldfish recovering after undergoing high risk brain surgery

The vet said he had to be careful that the goldfish didn’t lose more than half a millilitre of blood.

This 10-year-old pet goldfish had surgery to remove a tumour, and was saved

George the goldfish was a “much-loved pet”.

From The42 A bridge named after the late, great Jim Stynes was opened in Australia today Legend

A bridge named after the late, great Jim Stynes was opened in Australia today

Dublin-born AFL legend remembered as “an outstanding man, footballer and philanthropist.”

From TheJournal.ie Living in Australia? Can you help police in their search for missing Scottish man? Melbourne

Living in Australia? Can you help police in their search for missing Scottish man?

Australian police have issued a formal appeal about Jonathan Ansell, who may be living on the streets in Melbourne.

From TheJournal.ie VIDEO: Australian police release video of 'Irish men' involved in alleged assault Melbourne

VIDEO: Australian police release video of 'Irish men' involved in alleged assault

The two men were involved in an alleged assault in March of this year.

From The42 Former Ireland Wolfhounds lock O'Donoghue cleared of eye goughing Relief

Former Ireland Wolfhounds lock O'Donoghue cleared of eye goughing

The ex-Ulster and Leinster second row has had his red card struck from the records following a hearing.

From TheJournal.ie Irishman who pleaded guilty to Melbourne hotel damage found dead Australia

Irishman who pleaded guilty to Melbourne hotel damage found dead

29-year-old Padraig Gaffney had said that the court case had “ruined his life”.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Thursday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Thursday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie Tom Meagher: To say the words 'my wife is missing' really just guts you Violence This post contains videos

Tom Meagher: To say the words 'my wife is missing' really just guts you

Jill Meagher’s husband says he will always hate his wife’s killer, Adrian Bayley.

From TheJournal.ie Not just monsters and Adrian Bayleys: Tom Meagher on normal men's violence against women Jill Meagher

Not just monsters and Adrian Bayleys: Tom Meagher on normal men's violence against women

Jill Meagher was murdered in 2012 – now her husband has written a searingly honest and powerful blogpost about violence against women.

Rats chew through woman's house from the inside out

The rats are coming from inside the house.

From TheJournal.ie Drug-carrying drone discovered hovering outside Melbourne prison Getting High

Drug-carrying drone discovered hovering outside Melbourne prison

One man’s been arrested and is due back before court next Monday…

From The42 Wawrinka sees off Rafa rally to claim first Slam Melbourne

Wawrinka sees off Rafa rally to claim first Slam

The Spaniard battled through the pain barrier when two sets down, but ultimately lost out to the superb Swiss.

From The42 Nadal dominates Federer in straight sets at Australian Open semi-final Vamos!

Nadal dominates Federer in straight sets at Australian Open semi-final

Blisters or no blisters, the Spaniard ensured today would be no epic contest.

From The42 Rafael Nadal has got seriously nasty blisters on his hand Hampered

Rafael Nadal has got seriously nasty blisters on his hand

The Spaniard was in some discomfort in the quarter-finals of the Australian Open and now faces Roger Federer in the last four after he knocked out Andy Murray.

7 unbelievable things that happened in Australia's fierce heat

Melted shoes. Melted everything!

From The42 Australian Open weather: good for photography, not great for tennis Bolt

Australian Open weather: good for photography, not great for tennis

The extreme heat in Melbourne forced organisers to suspend the tournament for several hours on Thursday.

From The42 Anger over 'inhumane' heat at the Australian Open Strewth

Anger over 'inhumane' heat at the Australian Open

Caroline Wozniacki is among the stars who struggled with the searing heat in Melbourne.

WATCH: World's worst arsonist sets himself on fire

We love it when a plan doesn’t come together.

Woman accidentally walks off pier while checking Facebook on her phone

The tourist in Melbourne held on to her phone even while she was being rescued from the water.

From TheJournal.ie A Cavan-born developer is building the largest residential structure in Melbourne Vision Building

A Cavan-born developer is building the largest residential structure in Melbourne

Prices range from €258,000 to €2.1 million, and residents will be able to make use of a gym, spa, swimming pool and cinema on the tenth floor.

From TheJournal.ie Thousands take to Melbourne streets to remember Jill Meagher Jill Meagher

Thousands take to Melbourne streets to remember Jill Meagher

The march followed the route the Louth woman was taking home on the night she was attacked a year ago.

From TheJournal.ie Adrian Bayley loses appeal over 35-year sentence for Jill Meagher murder Australia

Adrian Bayley loses appeal over 35-year sentence for Jill Meagher murder

Bayley, 41, had a string of previous convictions for sexual and violent offences and was jailed for 35 years in June.

From TheJournal.ie Tributes paid to Jill Meagher one year on Jill Meagher

Tributes paid to Jill Meagher one year on

Melbourne residents have planned a peace march to honour the Irish woman on 29 September.

From TheJournal.ie Irishman, 30, dies in Melbourne Tragedy

Irishman, 30, dies in Melbourne

Eoin Murray sustained serious head injuries on Saturday.

From TheJournal.ie Irish family fly to Australia to be with critically-injured son Australia

Irish family fly to Australia to be with critically-injured son

Eoin Murray sustained serious head injuries on Saturday morning.

From TheJournal.ie Drumroll, please... The top ten "most liveable cities" in the world have been named Where In The World

Drumroll, please... The top ten "most liveable cities" in the world have been named

Statistically, it’s unlikely you live in any of them.

From TheJournal.ie Moreland mayor: People haven't forgotten Jill Jill Meagher

Moreland mayor: People haven't forgotten Jill

Oscar Yildiz is due to meet with the woman’s family in Drogheda later today.

From TheJournal.ie Mayor of town where Jill Meagher was murdered visits her family in Drogheda Oscar Yildiz

Mayor of town where Jill Meagher was murdered visits her family in Drogheda

Meagher had been living in Moreland, Melbourne when she was raped and murdered by 41-year-old Adrian Bayley.

From TheJournal.ie Melbourne plans city centre 'safe havens' for women Australia

Melbourne plans city centre 'safe havens' for women

The city’s mayor has said the havens would provide safe zones for women, particularly at night.

From TheJournal.ie Parents of Dubliner killed in Melbourne tell court of their heartbreak Victim Impact

Parents of Dubliner killed in Melbourne tell court of their heartbreak

David Greene died in hospital after being attacked at a party in the Australian city. Luke Wendholt, who has pleaded guilty to the murder, appeared in court earlier.

From TheJournal.ie Tom Meagher slams parole board as 'cowards' for not answering emails Jill Meagher

Tom Meagher slams parole board as 'cowards' for not answering emails

The state premier of Victoria has said members of the board will now sit down with Jill Meagher’s husband to listen to his concerns.

From TheJournal.ie Jill Meagher killer appeals length of sentence Jill Meagher

Jill Meagher killer appeals length of sentence

Adrian Ernest Bailey was last month sentenced to life in prison with a minimum term of 35 years.

From TheJournal.ie Court hears horrific details of Dutch woman raped 60 times over six weeks Australia

Court hears horrific details of Dutch woman raped 60 times over six weeks

The 21-year-old was tortured with a meat tenderiser and a gas torch while she was kept hostage at a hotel in Melbourne.

From The42 If you can bear to watch... here are the highlights of the Lions' loss to Australia Nail-Biter This post contains videos

If you can bear to watch... here are the highlights of the Lions' loss to Australia

It’s over now, Jonesy. You can stop eating your coat.

From The42 Lions haven’t shown enough to win series, but it’s far from over — O’Driscoll One All

Lions haven’t shown enough to win series, but it’s far from over — O’Driscoll

Everything will be riding on the veteran centre’s last Lions appearance in Sydney.

From The42 The Incredible Welsh Hulk eager to take it to Australia and close out series Hulk Smash

The Incredible Welsh Hulk eager to take it to Australia and close out series

“The overriding feeling is one of excitement,” declared the winger. “We’re ready for the challenge

From The42 'It was gladiatorial. Even now it gives me shivers' - Shane Horgan on the Lions Lions 2013

'It was gladiatorial. Even now it gives me shivers' - Shane Horgan on the Lions

The former Ireland and Lions winger re-lives his experiences on the 2005 tour to New Zealand.