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Dublin: 3 °C Tuesday 28 April, 2015

#Ireland

# ireland - Saturday 4 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge How Awkward Are You On A First Date? Quiz

How Awkward Are You On A First Date?

Nervous?

From The Daily Edge 11 stages of ‘a few drinks’ before a night out The Gaff

11 stages of ‘a few drinks’ before a night out

It has to be done.

Opposition react to government toning down 1916 message

Earlier in the week RTÉ revealed the government’s original literature had included more imagery from the 1916 Easter Rising.

# ireland - Friday 3 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge Tragic scenes in Temple Bar as tourists realise the pubs are closed Bad Friday

# ireland - Thursday 2 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge 9 telltale signs it’s Holy Thursday in Ireland Holy Thursday

9 telltale signs it’s Holy Thursday in Ireland

Happy Off Licence Day!

# ireland - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

# ireland - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge This guy’s series of photographs capture how erratic Ireland’s weather truly is Is That Sleet
Irish brides and grooms are older than they’ve ever been

Irish brides and grooms are older than they’ve ever been

The average age is now 33 for a bride and 35 for a groom.

From The42 Kernan, Ó Sé, Joyce and Earley to form new Irish International Rules management team Our New Leader

Kernan, Ó Sé, Joyce and Earley to form new Irish International Rules management team

Armagh’s Joe Kernan has taken the main role.

From Business ETC Politicians ‘don’t understand the stress of having to pay bills’ Cost Of Living

Politicians ‘don’t understand the stress of having to pay bills’

Customers want simpler bills and exit fee options.

# ireland - Monday 30 March, 2015

Ever heard of the Pole who helped Famine victims? He’s been honoured in Dublin

Paweł Edmund Strzelecki lived in Ireland during the Great Hunger.

From The Daily Edge Gardaí asked three Tesco off-licences to close ahead of yesterday’s Ireland match Booze R Us

# ireland - Sunday 29 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge 16 Irish beaches you must visit before you die Beaches Be Trippin'

16 Irish beaches you must visit before you die

99 problems but a beach ain’t one.

# ireland - Friday 27 March, 2015

These are the college degrees you need to do if you want to be filthy, stinkin’ rich

And first on the list is ‘don’t do a degree’ – just like 32% of the top 100 richest people in the world who have no third level education whatsoever.

Pretty fancy: Dún Laoghaire could be set to become luxury cruise hot spot

A consultation process on creating a new cruise berth facility will begin next week.

# ireland - Thursday 26 March, 2015

It’s not your imagination – evening rush hour is getting longer

New data reveals our habits where it comes to getting about the place.

From The Daily Edge Which Irish county loves potatoes the most? We have answers Spuds

Which Irish county loves potatoes the most? We have answers

It’s time to DUEL.

# ireland - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge 10 sexiest things about Ireland’s sexiest towns Sexy And They Know It

10 sexiest things about Ireland’s sexiest towns

A dating website has revealed the towns with the most attractive single people in Ireland. Oh yes.

From The42 We’re still a bag of nerves watching Irish fans bear England V France in Murrayfield Behind The Scenes This post contains videos

We’re still a bag of nerves watching Irish fans bear England V France in Murrayfield

No amount of spoilers could ruin this spectacle.

From The42 What big calls does Martin O’Neill need to make for Sunday’s crucial qualifier? Selection Headaches

# ireland - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

From The42 A great few days for Irish sport just got even better Success

A great few days for Irish sport just got even better

Olympians Natalya Coyle and Arthur Lanigan-O’Keeffe enjoyed success in Cairo on Monday evening.

From The Daily Edge 10 alternative facts about Ireland’s top 10 destinations for tourists Local Knowledge

10 alternative facts about Ireland’s top 10 destinations for tourists

All the important cultural facts tourists need to know.

From The42 After another 6 Nations success, who would you like to see in Ireland’s World Cup squad? Sprint To Finish

After another 6 Nations success, who would you like to see in Ireland’s World Cup squad?

With the champions’ squad already stocked with in-form players, Joe Schmidt has some tough calls to name a 31-man squad.

# ireland - Monday 23 March, 2015

From The42 The42′s big 6 Nations awards extravaganza Gongs

The42′s big 6 Nations awards extravaganza

Put down that ice-pack and get your tux on for our big end-of-Championship bash.

From The42 ‘We wanted that ruthless streak’: Niamh Briggs keeping firm grip on 6 Nations crown Captain Fantastic

‘We wanted that ruthless streak’: Niamh Briggs keeping firm grip on 6 Nations crown

“I made my feelings known to everybody that I wasn’t going to use the changes as an excuse.”

From The42 A definitive ranking of the top 10 tries in this year’s 6 Nations Whitewash This post contains videos

A definitive ranking of the top 10 tries in this year’s 6 Nations

No. They’re not all from Super Saturday.

# ireland - Sunday 22 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge 14 of the most scenic drives in Ireland Scene It

14 of the most scenic drives in Ireland

Take it all in.

From The Daily Edge A Definitive Ranking of Full Irish Breakfast Ingredients Full Irish
From The42 Letter from Edinburgh: Ireland’s travelling support play a blinder Fanatic

Letter from Edinburgh: Ireland’s travelling support play a blinder

Captain Paul O’Connell said it was ‘incredible’ to win the Six Nations in front of a big Irish crowd.

# ireland - Saturday 21 March, 2015

From The42 The greatest 6 Nations day ends with the sweetest of all Ireland’s titles Reaction

The greatest 6 Nations day ends with the sweetest of all Ireland’s titles

Disruptions could have played havoc on Ireland’s campaign, but they held it together throughout.

From The42 The Six Nations table makes for sweet viewing this evening Top Dogs
From The42 ‘I’ll be either delighted or broken’: Joe Schmidt on mission acomplished in Murrayfield Waiting Game

‘I’ll be either delighted or broken’: Joe Schmidt on mission acomplished in Murrayfield

The New Zealander will calm his nerves by eating dinner away from TV screens this afternoon.

From The42 ‘Who wrote this script?’ We’re even more pumped than before thanks to RTÉ’s 6 Nations promo Hats Off

A conversation with Robert Fisk

The world-renowned war correspondent was in Ireland this week. He spoke to TheJournal.ie about matters Irish and international, and why Vladimir Putin is his dream interviewee.

# ireland - Friday 20 March, 2015

Poll: Do you think Ireland is a racist country? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think Ireland is a racist country?

A report today detailed an attack on a pregnant woman and a case of arson against a Traveller child.

From The42 Here’s what needs to happen to bring the Six Nations title back to Ireland Permutations

# ireland - Thursday 19 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge TV series Vikings is looking for an insane number of Irish extras Extra Extra
From The42 ‘I find it hard to say I’m lucky, I’ve worked really hard to get back in this position’ – Luke Fitzgerald Back From The Brink

‘I find it hard to say I’m lucky, I’ve worked really hard to get back in this position’ – Luke Fitzgerald

Four years after his last start for Ireland, the winger looked back on a time he considered retiring from rugby.

Irish people were feeling super generous last year

With the economy on the up charities are beginning to reap the benefits

From The42 Luke Fitzgerald to make long-awaited return in Ireland’s 6 Nations title chase against Scotland Tweak

Luke Fitzgerald to make long-awaited return in Ireland’s 6 Nations title chase against Scotland

Joe Schmidt has also named Cian Healy in the starting line-up with Jack McGrath and Simon Zebo losing out.