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#Ireland

# ireland - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Here’s the story behind that Ireland v Germany swastika match programme

Ireland won 5-2. How times have changed.

From The Daily Edge Here’s the story behind that Ireland v Germany swastika match programme Ire V Ger

Here’s the story behind that Ireland v Germany swastika match programme

Ireland won 5-2. How times have changed.

From The Daily Edge Here’s why Star Wars is trending in Ireland this morning A New Hope

Here’s why Star Wars is trending in Ireland this morning

Come to the dark side, we have better lightsabers.

# ireland - Saturday 15 August, 2015

From The42 Schmidt: ‘It was a genuine test and we showed a bit of rustiness’ Reaction

Schmidt: ‘It was a genuine test and we showed a bit of rustiness’

The Ireland head coach reflected on a hard-fought World Cup warm-up win against Scotland today.

From The42 O’Driscoll pays tribute to McCaw after losing Tests record BOD

O’Driscoll pays tribute to McCaw after losing Tests record

After losing his caps record to Richie McCaw, BOD hailed the New Zealand legend’s achievement.

The taxman is right to chase Airbnb hosts. Here’s why

Allowing those who rent their rooms via the sharing website to be tax exempt will simply put more professionals and students on the streets in times of severe rental crisis.

# ireland - Friday 14 August, 2015

From The42 ‘I think he could put serious pressure on Mike Ross’ – Paul Wallace on Nathan White Positives

‘I think he could put serious pressure on Mike Ross’ – Paul Wallace on Nathan White

Despite injury concerns elsewhere, Wallace feels Nathan White’s return is a big positive for Ireland.

Direct provision student who received 575 points told to accept college offer

The minister for education has intervened in the matter.

Family to find out today if killed Irishman’s children can be brought home

They are currently in the care of his second wife, a suspect in the case.

Joanne O’Riordan shortlisted for outstanding young person of the world award

The Cork girl first came to the public’s attention when she publically confronted Taoiseach Enda Kenny on cuts to people with disabilities.

# ireland - Thursday 13 August, 2015

From The42 Injury forces Irish international Keith Fahey to retire from football Premature End

Injury forces Irish international Keith Fahey to retire from football

The 32-year-old was capped 16 times by the Republic of Ireland.

England U21 winger says he’s still considering declaring for Ireland

“When the time hopefully comes… I’ll have to decide.”

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From The42 ‘Bought off for five million. That’s a disappointment!’ Hush Money

‘Bought off for five million. That’s a disappointment!’

Ruud Gullit says he did not approve of Ireland accepting FIFA’s payoff.

# ireland - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

Karen Buckley’s murderer previously stood trial for attempted rape

Alexander Pacteau pleaded guilty to killing young Irish woman Karen Buckley yesterday.

# ireland - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

From The42 Paul O’Connell picked up another award for the mantelpiece this evening Winner Winner

Paul O’Connell picked up another award for the mantelpiece this evening

O’Connell and Sophie Spence were honoured by the Rugby Writers of Ireland.

From Business ETC Airbnb meets hosts after telling the tax man about them No Hiding

Airbnb meets hosts after telling the tax man about them

The company will supply information to the Revenue Commissioners dating back to May 2014.

Irish workers face same tipping admin fee causing protests in the UK

The Tronc system allows tips to be distributed between front- and back-of-house staff.

From The42 Analysis: Ireland perfect the 8-man shove in Welsh scrum demolition 8 Man Shove

Analysis: Ireland perfect the 8-man shove in Welsh scrum demolition

Jamie Heaslip proved how important the number 8 can be to defensive scrums.

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Irishman and father of 8 held in one of Abu Dhabi’s most notorious prisons UAE

Irishman and father of 8 held in one of Abu Dhabi’s most notorious prisons

John White, a property developer from Clonmel in Country Tipperary is in prison over a €500,000 debt he could not pay.

# ireland - Monday 10 August, 2015

From Business ETC Retailers fear Dublin traffic restrictions will force shoppers to out-of-town centres HEY BIG SPENDERS

Retailers fear Dublin traffic restrictions will force shoppers to out-of-town centres

The Irish Parking Association said the restrictions could result in a 24% fall off in shopping and entertainment revenue.

# ireland - Sunday 9 August, 2015

From The42 Ireland’s Jason Quigley is still unbeaten after this stunning second-round knockout Unstoppable

Ireland’s Jason Quigley is still unbeaten after this stunning second-round knockout

The Donegal native was dominant throughout, and his final punch at 2:59 led to Faulk’s camp thrwoing in the towel.

# ireland - Saturday 8 August, 2015

The forgotten women of Irish history might finally be remembered

A new project will see them sharing their stories.

# ireland - Friday 7 August, 2015

From The42 ‘Some guys won’t make the plane, but you’ve got to die trying’ Fergie Time

‘Some guys won’t make the plane, but you’ve got to die trying’

Fergus McFadden won’t be dragged out of his positive mental state by speculation about squad cuts.

From The Daily Edge Xander from Buffy was a bit confused about Ireland and the UK Buffy

Xander from Buffy was a bit confused about Ireland and the UK

Also: Xander from Buffy is in Dublin right now!

From The Daily Edge Hozier is back in Ireland, and enjoying some very Irish banter with his parents Take Me To Bray

# ireland - Thursday 6 August, 2015

This week’s vital property news: More mortgage crisis and more houses sold Shovel Ready This post contains images

This week’s vital property news: More mortgage crisis and more houses sold

Everything you need to know in one quick guided tour.

From The42 Ryan reaping reward for behind-the-scenes contribution to Schmidt success Out Of The Shadows

Ryan reaping reward for behind-the-scenes contribution to Schmidt success

The Munster man is one of a number of players rewarded for unseen roles in the preparation that brought back-to-back titles to these shores.

From The42 The immovable Mike Ross and more talking points on Ireland’s first team-sheet of the season

The immovable Mike Ross and more talking points on Ireland’s first team-sheet of the season

Joe Schmidt’s first squad for the summer series is jam-packed with experience.

From The42 Donnacha Ryan to start first international in over two years as Ireland take on Wales Starting XV

Donnacha Ryan to start first international in over two years as Ireland take on Wales

Here’s the starting line-up for a new international season.

# ireland - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge 14 times Ireland out-Irished itself so far in 2015 Snack Boxes

# ireland - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge Red lemonade isn’t banned everywhere but Ireland – that’s an urban myth TKs Very Much

Red lemonade isn’t banned everywhere but Ireland – that’s an urban myth

A scurrilous rumour about a national soft drink institution.

ISIS circulates price list for sex slaves

Copies of the list emerged last year and it has now been verified by a UN official.

From The Daily Edge Americans tried to label Ireland on a map, and failed miserably Geography Lessons

Americans tried to label Ireland on a map, and failed miserably

“Wouldn’t Ireland and Northern Ireland be connected to each other?”

# ireland - Monday 3 August, 2015

From The42 Avoiding the dreaded ‘undercooked’ tag and 3 big wishes ahead of Ireland’s RWC warm-up fixtures I Love Lamp

Avoiding the dreaded ‘undercooked’ tag and 3 big wishes ahead of Ireland’s RWC warm-up fixtures

The World Cup is just around the corner and nerves are jangling.

Meet the three finalists in our up-and-coming Irish photographer competition

We had a chat to Dervilla, Anna and Linda about their work.

# ireland - Sunday 2 August, 2015

‘When Irish women go to a strip show they forget about the Bible’

The stripping industry, like many other issues relating to sex, came up against the Catholic Church in the past.

From The42 ‘The president in Pau said it’s probably the best signing he’s ever made’ Irish Abroad

‘The president in Pau said it’s probably the best signing he’s ever made’

Niall Woods of Navy Blue has a number of clients based in England and France.

# ireland - Friday 31 July, 2015

Rubberbandits set to feature on new ITV2 game show

The duo will be providing commentary for ‘The Almost Impossible Game Show’.