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# ireland - Thursday 14 April, 2016

From The42 'We can't play on the Munster name any more, the fear factor isn't there' - Stander Into The West

'We can't play on the Munster name any more, the fear factor isn't there' - Stander

The back-rower admits that revenge will be on his team-mates’ minds when they tackle Connacht at the Sportsground on Saturday night.

# ireland - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Employee killed when 36 tonnes of food collapsed onto him

VF Coldstores is to be sentenced for breaching health and safety laws.

Poll: Would a Brexit spell economic doom for Ireland? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would a Brexit spell economic doom for Ireland?

Senator Sean Barrett claims this morning that the UK leaving the European Union would spell disaster for Ireland’s economy.

# ireland - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

7 gorgeous places in Ireland that are best viewed on a bike

From the Ring of Kerry to the Phoenix Park, here’s why you need to get on your bike.

Can President Higgins bang political heads together to form a government?

The President can refuse a dissolution request when the Taoiseach does not have the support of the majority of the Dáil.

# ireland - Monday 11 April, 2016

We crammed into a Dublin basement for a poetry 'slam' - here's what happened

Spoken word performances are gaining in popularity.

From The42 South Africa set to finally confirm new boss after bizarre delay About Time

South Africa set to finally confirm new boss after bizarre delay

Allister Coetzee is expected to become the second black coach of the Springboks

# ireland - Sunday 10 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge 14 of the most Irish things that have ever happened on Facebook Like Totally

# ireland - Saturday 9 April, 2016

Needles, stabbings and attacks... so why doesn't Dublin have its own transport police?

“It’s only a matter of time before someone gets killed or stabbed.”

# ireland - Thursday 7 April, 2016

Macklin hoping Quigley enthusiasm rubs off as he faces up to win-or-bow-out fight in London

The Birmingham-born Tipperary man trained with Quigley to prepare for this weekend’s bout with Brian Rose.

# ireland - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

Could an Irish woman be jailed for taking an abortion pill?

The short answer is that it’s difficult to rule out the possibility.

6 wonderful walks in the woods to take this week

Ireland’s woodland treasures are the star of a new TV show.

From The42 Hendrick the latest Irish footballer to suffer fresh injury blow Unbelievable Jeff

Hendrick the latest Irish footballer to suffer fresh injury blow

The Derby midfielder is set to miss a number of games with a tear in his thigh.

# ireland - Monday 4 April, 2016

From The42 'We need to change the Six Nations - it needs a promotion/relegation system' Ch-Ch-Changes

'We need to change the Six Nations - it needs a promotion/relegation system'

Bernard Lapasset believes the Six Nations needs to open up to other competitors in the future.

# ireland - Saturday 2 April, 2016

Ireland is nowhere near close to settling its share of Syrian refugees

Ireland has pledged to take in 4,000 people by the end of next year and so far about 500 have been accepted.

# ireland - Friday 1 April, 2016

Latest research shows Ireland’s obesity problem is only getting worse

A new study from The Lancet said that this will occur by 2025. Men in Ireland have the highest BMI in Europe.

# ireland - Thursday 31 March, 2016

‘No we are not Isis, no we don’t want to kill people, and no we don’t want to take over’

Adam Sabbagh speaks about a new documentary about immigration in Ireland.

From The42 Naoupu joins Ireland Women’s Sevens squad as Galvin misses Atlanta trip 7s Sene

Naoupu joins Ireland Women’s Sevens squad as Galvin misses Atlanta trip

Anthony Eddy has been able to call on Alison Miller for the World Series legs in Atlanta and Langford.

There were 25% more kidnappings in Ireland last year, but what does it mean?

Not all kidnappings involve hostages or demands for money.

# ireland - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

Good news – People are betting that Ireland will still be around in 100 years

The State has sold it’s first ever 100-year-bond.

Journal Media launches brand new business site

Fora will help SMEs and startups access information, support and quality journalism.

# ireland - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

From The42 Long and McClean strike from the spot as Ireland put in positive performance against Slovakia Euro 2016 Warm Up

Long and McClean strike from the spot as Ireland put in positive performance against Slovakia

Martin O’Neill’s side drew 2-2 at Lansdowne Road this evening.

From The42 As it happened: Ireland v Slovakia, international friendly Liveblog

As it happened: Ireland v Slovakia, international friendly

Ireland took on Slovakia, as a number of players sought to stake a late claim for a Euros spot.

Take a break and watch people around the world read the Proclamation

From the US to Japan, they read lines from the document.

# ireland - Monday 28 March, 2016

From The Daily Edge 19 Of The Hardest Things About Living In Ireland The Old Sod

19 Of The Hardest Things About Living In Ireland

The hardships…

In pictures: the Easter Monday celebration of the 1916 centenary

There was a LOT going on in Dublin and around Ireland today.

# ireland - Sunday 27 March, 2016

From The42 Quintana wins Tour of Catalonia, Dan Martin finishes third Report

Quintana wins Tour of Catalonia, Dan Martin finishes third

The Irish cyclist has shown some encouraging form of late.

Vulture funds pick and peck and they're not finished yet

The vultures arrived in Ireland after the crisis when they realised there was a lot of property up for grabs at knock down prices, writes Michael Byrne.

From The42 Mike Ross: ‘I might be 36, but I’ve the same miles on the clock as a 30-year-old’ Interview

Mike Ross: ‘I might be 36, but I’ve the same miles on the clock as a 30-year-old’

Ireland’s cornerstone knows he can’t go on forever.and he has tried his hand at coaching already.

# ireland - Saturday 26 March, 2016

From The42 ‘If I score in the Euros I’ll definitely do the cartwheel, I just hope I don’t get stuck’ – Robbie Keane New Chapter

‘If I score in the Euros I’ll definitely do the cartwheel, I just hope I don’t get stuck’ – Robbie Keane

The Ireland captain was in flying form in an interview with Soccer AM this morning.

# ireland - Friday 25 March, 2016

From The42 MON: ‘I thought we could have a wee bit more confidence when in possession’ Room To Improve

MON: ‘I thought we could have a wee bit more confidence when in possession’

Ireland continue their unbeaten home run but Martin O’Neill finds room for improvement.

From The42 New faces for the Euros? 3 talking points from Ireland’s win against Switzerland Reaction

New faces for the Euros? 3 talking points from Ireland’s win against Switzerland

Shane Duffy and Ciaran Clark consolidated their Euro claims, but it was a frustrating debut for Alan Judge.

From The42 Clark header sees Ireland’s Euro 2016 hopefuls dig out Swiss win COYBIG

Clark header sees Ireland’s Euro 2016 hopefuls dig out Swiss win

Good Friday for the Boys in Green in the first of their Euro 2016 warm-ups.

From The42 As it happened: Ireland v Switzerland, international friendly Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Ireland v Switzerland, international friendly

There was live football on Good Friday as the Aviva Stadium hosted the Boys in Green in a Euro 2016 warm-up game.

From The42 Alan Judge handed senior Ireland debut for Swiss test Chance To Impress

Alan Judge handed senior Ireland debut for Swiss test

The Brentford midfielder starts in tonight’s international friendly at the Aviva Stadium.

From The42 Italy confirm Conor O’Shea as new head coach on four-year contract Irish Abroad

Italy confirm Conor O’Shea as new head coach on four-year contract

O’Shea will take the IRFU’s Stephen Aboud with him to oversee development in the country.

# ireland - Thursday 24 March, 2016

From The42 Quiz: Can you recognise these Swiss footballers ahead of tomorrow’s friendly against Ireland? Let's Get Quizzical

Quiz: Can you recognise these Swiss footballers ahead of tomorrow’s friendly against Ireland?

The countries face off in the Aviva tomorrow night.

From The42 Sean O’Brien: If Garry Ringrose played 6 Nations this year, I guarantee he gets hurt Too Soon

Sean O’Brien: If Garry Ringrose played 6 Nations this year, I guarantee he gets hurt

The Leinster flanker hopes to return from his ripped hamstring tendon in a month’s time.

# ireland - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

From The42 Can Ireland beat the All Blacks? ‘I can’t see it coming any time soon,’ says Saili Being Frank

Can Ireland beat the All Blacks? ‘I can’t see it coming any time soon,’ says Saili

Ireland’s only active All Black says the skill levels ‘back home’ are just too far ahead.

# ireland - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

Two women charged as part of organised crime crackdown

Up to 80 gardaí were involved in searches in Waterford and Wexford today.