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#Twins

An Irish woman found her doppelganger using an online campaign

This face is my face, that face is your face… no wait, that’s my faaace.

From TheJournal.ie Conjoined twins successfully separated after 24 hour surgery Happy Ending

Conjoined twins successfully separated after 24 hour surgery

Knatalye Hope and Adeline Faith Mata underwent the surgery in Texas Children’s Hospital.

From TheJournal.ie Woman who is 95% genetically male gives birth to twins Medical Miracle

Woman who is 95% genetically male gives birth to twins

Her doctor said this is akin to a man delivering twins as the woman did not undergo puberty and has never had a period.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland's Happy Pear twins to star on Jamie Oliver's food channel YouTube

Ireland's Happy Pear twins to star on Jamie Oliver's food channel

They made the announcement today.

We've tracked down the twin toy testers from the 1988 Toy Show

Meet Carolyn and Bronwyn Boyle.

From TheJournal.ie Meet the twins behind the happiest, healthiest restaurant in Ireland Happy Pear

Meet the twins behind the happiest, healthiest restaurant in Ireland

They’ve also got a new cookbook out, which has been nominated for the Bord Gais Energy Irish Book Awards.

From TheJournal.ie Want to eat a healthier diet? Here's how (and it's simple and cheap) Happy Pair
From TheJournal.ie These twins didn't know they were identical until one needed a new liver Surprise

These twins didn't know they were identical until one needed a new liver

They are the first identical twins to undergo a live liver transplant in the UK.

From TheJournal.ie Boy severely brain damaged before birth awarded €2.75m in High Court settlement Court

Boy severely brain damaged before birth awarded €2.75m in High Court settlement

Linda McCarthy was expecting twins and was not admitted to St Joseph’s Hospital in Clonmel despite medical concerns.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí confirm no other person being sought over deaths of three brothers Charleville

Gardaí confirm no other person being sought over deaths of three brothers

Post-mortems have been completed on the bodies of twin boys and their brother.

Mum displays infinite patience trying to get her twin boys to sleep

Is this what happens when you become a parent?

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Twinning with China – money maker or moral maze? Twins

Opinion: Twinning with China – money maker or moral maze?

Waterford and Haikou City are bonding over the racehorse industry… but should they make it official?

From TheJournal.ie Hand-holding 'mono mono' twins released from hospital in time for Father's Day Not A Dry Eye

Hand-holding 'mono mono' twins released from hospital in time for Father's Day

The twin girls emerged from their mother’s womb last month holding hands.

Twins born holding hands after surviving rare birth condition

“There wasn’t a dry eye in the whole OR,” their mother told reporters.

Irish mammy comes up with perfect way to settle twins' argument

Someone get this woman a job at the UN!

Long-lost twins appeal for more money to complete film about incredible reunion

Anais and Samantha had no idea that a random YouTube video would bring them together.

From TheJournal.ie UPDATE: Ryanair brings mother of sick twins home safely Christmas Miracle

UPDATE: Ryanair brings mother of sick twins home safely

After overcoming a tight deadline, technical glitches and fighting a rare condition, Zoe and Maya Murnane faced a Christmas apart, but Ryanair has stepped in.

From TheJournal.ie 63-year-old Chinese woman gives birth to twins China

63-year-old Chinese woman gives birth to twins

The woman lost her first daughter in an accidental gas poisoning incident in 2009 and decided to have another child in her old age to free her self of the loneliness.

From TheJournal.ie Cork mother has ten days to raise €35,000 for twins' surgery Help Zoe And Maya

Cork mother has ten days to raise €35,000 for twins' surgery

With just 10 days to raise money for life changing surgery for her daughters, Audrey Murnane is receiving help from some unexpected places – including an Irish international rugby star.

From TheJournal.ie Twin with breast cancer donates skin and fat tissue to sister who also has cancer Sisters

Twin with breast cancer donates skin and fat tissue to sister who also has cancer

Twin sisters Kelly McCarthy and Kristen Maurer were both diagnosed with breast cancer only months apart.

WATCH: Tiny girls partake in the world's cutest Taekwondo fight

They’re twins, and they’re adorable.

From TheJournal.ie Having a crappy day? Come here and look at these red pandas Twins

Having a crappy day? Come here and look at these red pandas

Break out the squeeometer.

From TheJournal.ie Czech woman was told she was having twins but it's actually quintuplets Quintuplets

Czech woman was told she was having twins but it's actually quintuplets

The 23-year-old is due to give birth to the Czech Republic’s first ever set of quins tomorrow.

How to tell your kids you're having twins Double Trouble This post contains videos

How to tell your kids you're having twins

“I smell something”.

Identical twins give birth hours apart on New Year's Eve

Aimee and Ashlee Nelson are REALLY alike. Even when having babies.

From TheJournal.ie Charity for mother and son who died in childbirth raises €100k Tania McCabe

Charity for mother and son who died in childbirth raises €100k

Tania, along with one of her twin sons, died shortly after giving birth in Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital Drogheda.

VIDEO: Conjoined twins get their own reality TV show

Because that’s where we’re at right now.

Oh brother: the best sibling partnerships on the big screen He Ain't Heavy This post contains videos

Oh brother: the best sibling partnerships on the big screen

A new Irish film sees three brothers from Cork set out on a road trip. Can they match up to Danny and Arnie? Tom and Dustin? The Baker Boys?

From TheJournal.ie Limerick 'must tackle drug use', says councillor Limerick

Limerick 'must tackle drug use', says councillor

Michael Hourigan, the head of the city’s Joint Policing Committee, said that Community Guards, schools and social media could all help to tackle the problem of drugs in the city.

From The42 Getting defensive: Ferguson hails Evans as best defender in England Vote Of Confidence

Getting defensive: Ferguson hails Evans as best defender in England

While he was at it, the Manchester United boss confirmed he would be splitting up the DaSilva twins, Fabio will be loaned out next season.

From TheJournal.ie Woman has healthy twins after 75 days in labour Hard Work

Woman has healthy twins after 75 days in labour

The Polish mother lay upside down for 10 weeks to save the newborns, after a third baby was born prematurely and died.

Robert De Niro welcomes sixth child

The American actor has had children in each of the past four decades.

Bumper Sitdown Sunday: 12 deadly reads for Christmas

A special double edition of the very best writing from around the web.

From TheJournal.ie Conjoined baby girls separated in Chile Chile This post contains images

Conjoined baby girls separated in Chile

The Chilean twins presented a particularly difficult challenge because they were born sharing many of the same internal organs and urinary system.

From TheJournal.ie Formerly conjoined twins celebrate milestone 10th birthday Celebration

Formerly conjoined twins celebrate milestone 10th birthday

Maria Teresa Alvarez and Maria de Jesus Quiej-Alvarez were separated in 2002.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Friday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Coalition at odds over Sunday pay; Brazil does away with rainforest protection laws and Carla’s staying mum on pregnancy rumours – but the pictures speak louder than words.

Écoute le pitter patter! France's first lady fuels pregnancy rumours

“I would certainly like to talk to you, woman to woman..I would love to speak about it,” the French first lady admits, as a magazine claims she’s expecting twins.