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Knees Up for RTÉ Radio 1's Documentary On One

Documentary on One

rte.ie — What began as an unfortunate incident in a bootcamp exercise class ended with an exploration of the humble knee. What Taragh Loughrey-Grant discovered en route, is that there is nothing humble about it. As a baby says its first "hellos" in the womb, it's the knees that signal the first sign of life.
Aug 01, 2014

RT @rte: Do you ever think much about your knees? Well, @TaraghLG didn’t - until one of them was being cut open... rte.ie/radio1/doconon…

Gaza 72-hour ceasefire period begins

rte.ie — Friday 01 August 2014 07.47A 72-hour Gaza ceasefire period has begun in an attempt to end more than three weeks of fighting between Israel and Hamas. The humanitarian truce was brokered by the United Nations and the United States. It went into effect at 8am local time (0500 GMT), and was to lead to talks in Egypt on a longer-term solution.
Aug 01, 2014

RT @rtenews: Ban Ki-moon 'shocked and profoundly disappointed' at reported violation of Gaza ceasefire by Hamas bit.ly/UPQ8tZ