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#Ireland

# ireland - Friday 12 May, 2017

From The Daily Edge 12 common American baby names that would simply never work in Ireland What's In A Name

12 common American baby names that would simply never work in Ireland

Imagine naming your kid ‘Konner’.

From The Daily Edge JK Rowling asked people to help a Dublin student find an important bag - and it worked PH PLEA
From The Daily Edge One of the contestants was kicked off Masterchef in seriously controversial circumstances Robbed
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# ireland - Thursday 11 May, 2017

From The Daily Edge Ireland have failed to qualify for the Eurovision finals for the fourth year in a row Goddamnit

Ireland have failed to qualify for the Eurovision finals for the fourth year in a row

It wasn’t to be for Brendan Murray and Dying To Try.

From The Daily Edge Everyone reckons that Ireland's Eurovision entrant is the spit of Justin Trudeau Spitting Image
From The42 A humbled Ronan O'Gara receives Freedom of Cork City Honoured

A humbled Ronan O'Gara receives Freedom of Cork City

O’Gara is now the fourth sportsperson to receive this honour.

Donald Trump says Ireland has done 'an amazing job' and deserves a 'lot of credit'

In an interview with the Economist, Trump singled out Ireland’s economic policies for praise.

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Census 2016: Donegal people are loyal to their home and there are plenty of blow-ins in Meath

The latest batch of Census results have been released.

From The Daily Edge An Irish couple gave out this lovely package to passengers when flying with their baby My Name Is Caoimhe

An Irish couple gave out this lovely package to passengers when flying with their baby

Ear plugs, Creme Egg, and a little note.

# ireland - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

From The Daily Edge Michael D chatting to a man with a budgie on his shoulder is one of the great Galway photos Howaya

# ireland - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

Varadkar says Taoiseach should not be questioned about his leadership when he is abroad

While on a trade trip to Canada last week, Enda Kenny was asked when he will step down as Taoiseach.

From The Daily Edge A comprehensive timeline of Saoirse Ronan and Hozier's rumoured relationship so far Saoirzier

Ireland and the Islamic State: Man released without charge after arrest for terror offences

Two men were arrested yesterday in Dublin, suspected of assisting the financing of the Islamic State terror group.

# ireland - Monday 8 May, 2017

For the 4th year running Ireland is set to be Europe's fastest growing economy

Ireland is expected to grow by 5% this year, up from previous Davy estimates of 3.7%.

Poll: Are you going to watch the Eurovision? Lunch Crunch This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you going to watch the Eurovision?

Be honest.

# ireland - Sunday 7 May, 2017

From The42 Ireland improve, but England still far too strong on a historic day at Lord's In Control

Ireland improve, but England still far too strong on a historic day at Lord's

“We put up a bit more of a fight,” says Ireland captain William Porterfield.

# ireland - Friday 5 May, 2017

European tourism chief says Ryanair and Airbnb travellers are 'destroying' cities

Amsterdam Marketing CEO Frans van der Avert has suggested that a glut of visitors is making historic European cities less ‘livable’.

From The Daily Edge How 8 young Irish dancers caught Ed Sheeran's attention and ended up in the Galway Girl video Getting Jiggy With It

How 8 young Irish dancers caught Ed Sheeran's attention and ended up in the Galway Girl video

Or why you should have never quit Irish dancing.

From The Daily Edge Birds Eye has pulled potato waffles from Australia so Irish people are stockpiling them 1300 Boxes

# ireland - Thursday 4 May, 2017

From The42 Huge boost for Munster and the Lions as Conor Murray returns to full training Relief

Huge boost for Munster and the Lions as Conor Murray returns to full training

The Ireland scrum-half has been struggling with a nerve issue but is now fit again.

From The Daily Edge 16 utterly implausible things that happen in the Galway Girl video Get Off That Table
From The Daily Edge Some genius has organised a pub crawl in honour of Pintman, the best Irish meme of 2017 Pintman

Some genius has organised a pub crawl in honour of Pintman, the best Irish meme of 2017

The Paddy Losty Memorial Pub Crawl takes place on May 20th.

# ireland - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Varadkar says Farage 'takes the biscuit' with 'hilarious' comment that the EU is 'stoking Irish nationalism' United Ireland This post contains videos

Varadkar says Farage 'takes the biscuit' with 'hilarious' comment that the EU is 'stoking Irish nationalism'

Farage said the EU is doing it to make things difficult for the UK.

From The Daily Edge Scrumdiddly's ice cream parlour has just opened a pop-up shop in Arnotts Ice-Cream

Scrumdiddly's ice cream parlour has just opened a pop-up shop in Arnotts

Just in time for the good weather!

# ireland - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

From The42 Former Leinster and Ireland U20 out-half McKinley called into Italy squad Inspirational

Former Leinster and Ireland U20 out-half McKinley called into Italy squad

The Treviso playmaker’s remarkable story in rugby continues.

Here's what Ireland's Brexit strategy for the next two years looks like

Focusing on Ireland’s ‘unique concerns’ is the order of the day in the government’s new strategy document.

From The Daily Edge Sligo Rovers had a delightfully harsh response to a fan whinging about their accumulator bet Nobody Cares
From The Daily Edge An Irish kid tried to bribe his parents to let him stay home from school with €5 and a hilarious note On The Mitch
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From The Daily Edge Francis Brennan's Twitter is one of the most wholesome places on the internet So Pure

Francis Brennan's Twitter is one of the most wholesome places on the internet

A lovely oasis of calm in the midst of Twitter.

# ireland - Monday 1 May, 2017

From The Daily Edge Drake and Simon Harris were born one week apart - here's how their lives have panned out so far Twins

Drake and Simon Harris were born one week apart - here's how their lives have panned out so far

October 17th 1986: Simon Harris is born. October 24th 1986: Drake is born.

From The Daily Edge An Irish journalist has gone insanely viral for shutting down a pro-Brexit group's tweet about a boxer Your Move

Irish hospital car parks charged more than €19.2 million in parking fees in 2016

Cork University Hospital generated €3.1 million in 2016, while the car park at Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital Crumlin raised €464,000 in the same year.

From The42 Irish striker becoming a cult hero in Poland after bagging yet another match-winner Poles Apart This post contains videos

Irish striker becoming a cult hero in Poland after bagging yet another match-winner

Cillian Sheridan is in flying form at league leaders Jagiellonia Bialystok.

# ireland - Sunday 30 April, 2017

Here are the things that must happen before and after a united Ireland becomes a reality

The first report in the history of State to outline a road map for reunification throws up a number of ideas.

From The Daily Edge A four-year-old boy in Sligo claiming he's moving house because he doesn't want to go to bed is just the best Little Alfie

# ireland - Saturday 29 April, 2017

EU leaders back deal that would see North rejoin EU in event of Irish unity

The EU 27 leaders unanimously backed a tough Brexit strategy today.

The Late Late Show met some of Ireland's newest citizens Céad Míle Fáilte This post contains videos

The Late Late Show met some of Ireland's newest citizens

“It was the proudest day of my life. Honestly.”

From The Daily Edge These new Irish citizens appeared on the Late Late last night and it was just lovely television Big Day

These new Irish citizens appeared on the Late Late last night and it was just lovely television

“It was the proudest day of my life. Honestly.”

# ireland - Friday 28 April, 2017

From The Daily Edge Irish Twitter has been having a glorious debate about what 'crisp sandwich' is as Gaeilge Ceapaire Tayto

Kingsmill massacre: Government attacks claims it is 'standing in the way' of inquest

The Irish government said it had even introduced new legislation just so it could help in this case.