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Queen Elizabeth hospitalized after cancelling Ireland trip

Queen Elizabeth hospitalized after cancelling Ireland trip

Queen Elizabeth II was admitted in a hospital on Wednesday afternoon for tests and was discharged on Thursday October 21, Buckingham Palace confirms.

Royal doctors were said to have ensured that the 95-year-old sovereign was seen by specialists in London on Wednesday afternoon, a day after Buckingham Palace announced she would cancel a visit to Northern Ireland on the advice of her doctors.

It is believed that her medical team acted out of caution to have her admitted.

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Two Nigerian women jailed for human trafficking offences in Ireland

Two Nigerian women who became the first people in Ireland to be convicted of human trafficking for the prostitution ring they ran, have received jail sentences of five years and eight months and five years and one month.