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# ireland - Yesterday’s News

From The Daily Edge 10 things all Irish people secretly aspire to Dreams Can Come True

10 things all Irish people secretly aspire to

Having Dermot Bannon decorate your house <3

What else could I get for the pricetag on … the €500,000 home of Oscar Wilde’s dad

We take a loot at what around €500,000 would get you around the rest of the country.

Ireland just got its first Harley Davidson hearse Heaven Sent This post contains a poll

Ireland just got its first Harley Davidson hearse

And you can buy a pre-paid funeral plan for it…

Enda Kenny is going to perform at a music festival in Texas*

*No word on whether or not he’ll actually sing.

# ireland - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Doctors warn insurance companies off their turf

Doctors warn insurance companies off their turf

The Irish Medical Organisation has called on the government to call a halt to insurance companies introducing such services.

From The Daily Edge Czech tourist robbed in Galway posts heartfelt thanks to people of Ireland for their help Reddit
From The42 We’ll Leave It There So: Ireland win again, Fabio’s jail sentence and all today’s sport Wednesday

Choke conversation out of breath with Ireland refusing to take focus off England

Two weeks feels like an interminably long wait for a game of this magnitude. Roll on Sunday.

From The42 ‘I wouldn’t have come back if I didn’t think I could last the pace’ — Cian Healy Heal My Hurts

‘I wouldn’t have come back if I didn’t think I could last the pace’ — Cian Healy

Naturally, ‘strength hasn’t been an issue’ for the prop during his recovery from hamstring injury.

From The42 This new* Ireland supporter has the best sign of the Cricket World Cup LOL

This new* Ireland supporter has the best sign of the Cricket World Cup

*And by ‘new’ we mean since the cinematic release of PS I Love You in December 2007.

From The Daily Edge This new* Ireland supporter has the best sign of the Cricket World Cup Shoot For The Moon

This new* Ireland supporter has the best sign of the Cricket World Cup

*And by ‘new’ we mean since the cinematic release of PS I Love You in December 2007.

From The42 Luck of the Irish as ball hits the stumps but bails don’t fall off Magic

Luck of the Irish as ball hits the stumps but bails don’t fall off

Ireland are definitely winning the Cricket World Cup now.

From The42 Best of enemies: The best Ireland-England battles through the years Neighbours

Best of enemies: The best Ireland-England battles through the years

Ahead of Sunday’s showdown in Dublin, we look at more tussles with the English.

# ireland - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

From The42 Ireland v England clash could decide the Six Nations – Williams Title Showdown

Ireland v England clash could decide the Six Nations – Williams

Sunday’s clash in Dublin may well be decisive in the title race, according to former Wales international Rhys Williams.

# ireland - Monday 23 February, 2015

What will the Greek challenge to austerity mean for Ireland?

Greece’s bailout extension is loaded with political meaning for other eurozone countries.

From The42 Windies win will ‘mean nothing’ if the Irish cricketers lose tomorrow night* Great Expectations

Windies win will ‘mean nothing’ if the Irish cricketers lose tomorrow night*

*Or the early hours of Wednesday morning to be exact.

From The42 George Ford: Our plan for Dublin is much more than ‘stop Sexton’ 6 Nations

George Ford: Our plan for Dublin is much more than ‘stop Sexton’

England fly-half George Ford warned there is more to Ireland than Jonathan Sexton leading into Sunday’s Six Nations showdown.

# ireland - Sunday 22 February, 2015

From The42 ‘Doctors told me I’d never walk again. Now I’m competing for a place at the Paralympics’ Interview

‘Doctors told me I’d never walk again. Now I’m competing for a place at the Paralympics’

Irish showjumper Emma Cahill suffered a life-altering accident four years ago.

# ireland - Saturday 21 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge 7 essential stock phrases to deploy with any Irish taxi driver Taxi Man

# ireland - Friday 20 February, 2015

From The42 ‘All Blacks defeat still plays on our minds’ – Bowe confident of Ireland’s progress Harsh Lesson

‘All Blacks defeat still plays on our minds’ – Bowe confident of Ireland’s progress

The right wing admits there is frustration among the players that they couldn’t score a try against France.

# ireland - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

There will be six astronauts flying over our heads tonight, so look up ISS

There will be six astronauts flying over our heads tonight, so look up

The International Space Station can be seen in Irish skies tonight and tomorrow.

Illegal downloading and recession led to “hollowing out” of Irish music industry

A new report from IMRO details how the industry can begin to recover.

From The42 How many of these Irish international footballers from the 00s can you remember? It's Quizness Time

How many of these Irish international footballers from the 00s can you remember?

How well do you know your Joseph Lapiras from your Joey O’Briens?

From The42 Schmidt’s Ireland in a good place for short break before England build-up Joe's World

Schmidt’s Ireland in a good place for short break before England build-up

Ireland trained against Connacht at an open session in the Sportsground today.

# ireland - Monday 16 February, 2015

From Business ETC Irish banks ‘targeted’ in cyber-heist crime spree worth millions Hacked

Irish banks ‘targeted’ in cyber-heist crime spree worth millions

Banks across the world were allegedly hacked over a two-year period.

Why do people go for ‘walks’?

But in fairness, a lot of us do like working out.

From The42 Where does today’s West Indies win rank in Ireland’s greatest World Cup victories? Have Your Say

Where does today’s West Indies win rank in Ireland’s greatest World Cup victories?

The Boys in Green cemented their reputation as giant-killers earlier.

# ireland - Sunday 15 February, 2015

The Hardest Eurovision Quiz Ever

Are you a Johnny Logan or a Jahn Teigen? … Reckon you know your Dana Rosemary Scallon from your Dana International?

# ireland - Saturday 14 February, 2015

From The42 6 talking points after Joe Schmidt’s Ireland see out victory over France Two From Two

6 talking points after Joe Schmidt’s Ireland see out victory over France

Kick chase, Sexton’s return, the frantic finale, restart, and a rare win over France.

From The42 Ronan O’Gara came out with a typically cheeky quote on the Late Late Show Pride

Ronan O’Gara came out with a typically cheeky quote on the Late Late Show

The Ireland and Munster legend was chatting to Ryan Tubridy on the RTÉ show.

# ireland - Friday 13 February, 2015

From The42 IRFU release statement stressing Sexton’s fitness for France clash Key Man

IRFU release statement stressing Sexton’s fitness for France clash

There has been some debate around the Racing Métro man’s return after concussion issues in recent months.

Five properties to view this weekend… under €250,000 Viewing Advised This post contains images

Five properties to view this weekend… under €250,000

Here are the 5 best properties you can view under €250,000 this weekend.

From The42 Jack McGrath: ‘I think I’m pretty light compared to 155 kilos!’ Size

Jack McGrath: ‘I think I’m pretty light compared to 155 kilos!’

The Ireland loosehead says France pose a particular physical challenge at scrum time.

# ireland - Thursday 12 February, 2015

From The42 Ireland’s Peter O’Mahony: ‘There’s always a fear factor with France’ Unpredictable

Ireland’s Peter O’Mahony: ‘There’s always a fear factor with France’

The Munster captain says Joe Schmidt’s men are intent on improving on their showing against Italy.

From The42 5 talking points after Schmidt names his Ireland team to face France Best Foot Forward

5 talking points after Schmidt names his Ireland team to face France

Return of the big names, Munster’s missing men, Boss as back-up and Sexton back to fitness.

From The42 There’s no extra risk involved in starting Sexton against France – Joe Schmidt Fully Fit

There’s no extra risk involved in starting Sexton against France – Joe Schmidt

Rory Best came through a contact session to be named at hooker, while Sean O’Brien is at 100%.

From The42 No Aviva Stadium fixture this year but Ireland Women unbothered Home Comforts

No Aviva Stadium fixture this year but Ireland Women unbothered

Tom Tierney’s side will not play at the Dublin stadium this year, instead staying put in their old home.

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From The42 Sexton, O’Brien and Heaslip return for Ireland as Healy makes bench BIG GUNS

Sexton, O’Brien and Heaslip return for Ireland as Healy makes bench

Joe Schmidt has named a strong-looking team to face France in Dublin on Saturday.

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