first_imgThe Seanad is to reconvene to hold a debate on the Gaza crisis.Two people have been airlifted from Croagh Patrick.Waterford Crystal workers may finally have their pensions sorted.RTE has apologised for ‘confusion’ over its Gaza woman footage.Anyone abused by Jimmy Savile in Ireland has been urged to come forward.Today marks 100 years since the Asgard gunship landed at Howth.A man has died in the Twelve Bens mountains in Galway.INTERNATIONAL NEED TO CATCH up? brings you a round-up of today’s news.IRELAND Michael D Higgins walks through a guard of honour at Howth this afternoon. Source: Laura Hutton/Photocall Ireland An Israeli tank fires towards Gaza this morning before the truce began. Source: AP/Press Association Images#GAZA: Hamas has agreed to a 24-hour humanitarian truce, just hours after Israel broke an earlier ceasefire. The truce will last until 2pm on Monday (11am GMT).#MH17: Dutch police have had to scrap plans to visit the site of the MH17 crash amid security concerns.#OUTBREAK: An American doctor who moved to Africa to help Ebola patients has himself fallen sick with the disease.INNOVATIONLet’s face it: your computer is never going to be as fast as it was when you first bought it – but here are a few things you can do to speed it up without spending a cent. Spain has brought in a new so-called ’Google tax‘ which will allow media in the country to charge Google and other search engines for linking to their copyrighted material. The problem is that no-one is quite sure how it’s going to work. [QZ]PARTING SHOTWe cannot let it go on.This clip of Channel 4 news presenter Jon Snow has been going viral today. In it, Snow recounts the scene inside al-Shifa hospital in Gaza, where doctors are struggling to treat children and adults wounded in the ongoing attacks. “I can’t get those images out of my mind,” he says. Source: eastlndn/YouTubelast_img