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#Ireland

# ireland - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

From The Daily Edge 16 deadly Irish Christmas jumpers you can buy this year

There are 110,000 dollar millionaires in Ireland, according to a new report

The survey also showed that just under a third of Irish residents have wealth of less than €9,400, while 42.2% have over €94,000.

# ireland - Tuesday 22 November, 2016

From The42 'Donnacha Ryan's taken on a Paulie-like role': Henderson heaping pressure on seasoned locks Hoarse Of A Man

'Donnacha Ryan's taken on a Paulie-like role': Henderson heaping pressure on seasoned locks

The Ulster second row knows it won’t be an easy task to dislodge the Tipperary man after his performances against the All Blacks.

From The42 New Zealand's Fekitoa banned but Cane escapes further punishment November Tests

New Zealand's Fekitoa banned but Cane escapes further punishment

All Blacks centre banned for “reckless” high tackle on Ireland’s Zebo.

From The42 'You're playing Australia, it's not time for rest': Ireland shaking off pain of defeat Round Four

'You're playing Australia, it's not time for rest': Ireland shaking off pain of defeat

Jack McGrath admits bodies are still sore all across Carton House, but promises the squad will be ready to go again on Thursday.

From The42 Modified training for Simon Zebo as concussion concerns continue along protocols Recovery

Modified training for Simon Zebo as concussion concerns continue along protocols

The wing will have to prove his fitness by Thursday to be considered for a starting role against the Wallabies.

'It happens in many games and it's not just the All Blacks' - Lam on claims of dirty play

The Connacht boss is preparing for a Pro12 clash against Cardiff.

From The42 Jamie Heaslip: Ireland don't just switch discipline on and off come game day Penal Code

Jamie Heaslip: Ireland don't just switch discipline on and off come game day

Ireland conceded a miserly total of eight penalties over two tough Tests against the world champions.

# ireland - Monday 21 November, 2016

From The42 'I don't think we're whinging, the facts speak for themselves': Ireland still sore from NZ clash Discipline

'I don't think we're whinging, the facts speak for themselves': Ireland still sore from NZ clash

Outgoing team manager Michael Kearney says the citing commissioner reviewed 11 incidents of possible Kiwi foul play from Saturday’s defeat.

From The42 Confirmed: International Rules Series is returning to a two-Test format next year Double Down

Confirmed: International Rules Series is returning to a two-Test format next year

Joe Kernan’s Ireland squad will travel to Australia in 12 months’ time.

From The42 Henshaw and Sexton ruled out of Australia Test with injury All Black And Blue

Henshaw and Sexton ruled out of Australia Test with injury

Henshaw has returned home after a meeting with Ireland’s medical team today.

The UK wants to bring in the lowest corporate taxes of any major country FDI

The UK wants to bring in the lowest corporate taxes of any major country

Significant cuts to UK and US corpoate taxes are seen as direct threats to Ireland’s industrial strategy.

From The42 Ireland move up one spot in world rankings despite defeat to NZ Movers And Shakers

Ireland move up one spot in world rankings despite defeat to NZ

Meanwhile, Argentina have slipped into the dreaded ninth position months out from the draw for the 2019 Rugby World Cup.

From The42 Ringrose aiming to 'right a few wrongs' against Australia following All Blacks defeat Testing Times

Ringrose aiming to 'right a few wrongs' against Australia following All Blacks defeat

Joe Schmidt’s side take on the Wallabies on Saturday in Ireland’s last November test.

# ireland - Sunday 20 November, 2016

From The42 Australia reset to zero for Ireland - Cheika Reboot

Australia reset to zero for Ireland - Cheika

The Wallabies visit Dublin next Saturday for Ireland’s last November international.

Top amateurs capture Ireland's natural beauty in 12 snapshots Freeze Frame This post contains images

Top amateurs capture Ireland's natural beauty in 12 snapshots

John Burke from Tipperary took top prize with his study of dolphins off the coast at Youghal.

This mother's email led to Ireland getting a specialist clothing range for children with additional needs

Irish parents were being forced to get specialist clothes shipped from the UK which was very expensive.

From The42 'When you're in the lead it doesn't hurt as much' - JVDF had no problem with All Black physicality All Black And Blue

# ireland - Saturday 19 November, 2016

From The42 'I should have just dotted down': Beauden Barrett relieved to be given crucial try against Ireland Game Of Inches This post contains videos

'I should have just dotted down': Beauden Barrett relieved to be given crucial try against Ireland

It was almost an embarrassing moment for the newly crowned world player of the year.

'People definitely don't realise the depth of the historical treasures around them'

The Archives and Records Association, Ireland (ARAI) is running Explore Your Archive week from today until next Sunday.

From The42 How we rated Ireland in the hard-hitting return clash against the All Blacks Out Of 10

How we rated Ireland in the hard-hitting return clash against the All Blacks

The All Blacks got back to winning ways against Ireland, but Joe Schmidt’s side put in another huge performance.

From The42 As it happened: Ireland v New Zealand, November Test Liveblog

As it happened: Ireland v New Zealand, November Test

We were live from the Aviva Stadium as Joe Schmidt’s men went in search of a historic victory.

From The42 Ireland well beaten by superior Canadian side but can draw positives from second Test Learning

Ireland well beaten by superior Canadian side but can draw positives from second Test

Nikki Caughey was the only Ireland player on the scoresheet in the 48-7 defeat.

From The42 One-off or the start of something big? Ireland have their own points to prove in All Black rematch Back It Up

One-off or the start of something big? Ireland have their own points to prove in All Black rematch

A big performance today would go a long way to proving Ireland are capable of mixing it with the best week after week.

'I thought the 1st kick was going over': Cruden looks back on 2013 match-winning conversion

The playmaker admits the Irish charge on his crucial penalty was not to blame for the initial miss.

# ireland - Friday 18 November, 2016

Pictures: This imposing photo of Dublin's Custom House has won the top Irish prize in a major competition

The competition was run by the Wikimedia Ireland Community.

From The42 Grilled, heckled and overpowered in the maul: Seapoint minis make All Blacks feel the heat Rattled

Grilled, heckled and overpowered in the maul: Seapoint minis make All Blacks feel the heat

The kids in the Cabinteely club asked the hard questions of Sam Whitelock and Aaron Smith.

# ireland - Thursday 17 November, 2016

From The42 Unhappy All Blacks the toughest Test of all -- Schmidt Poke The Bear

Unhappy All Blacks the toughest Test of all -- Schmidt

The Kiwi doesn’t expect to see his men build a 19 or 22-point cushion this time around.

From The42 'It's through Ireland playing well that makes the All Blacks look human' Air Zebo

'It's through Ireland playing well that makes the All Blacks look human'

Simon Zebo tried to credit a little Michael Jordan magic for his performance in Chicago, but it’s repeatable on this side of the Atlantic too.

Tense talks between Russian ambassador and Fine Gael TD: 'You walked into Crimea and took it over' Let's Talk This post contains videos

Tense talks between Russian ambassador and Fine Gael TD: 'You walked into Crimea and took it over'

“Of course you know much more than myself about Russia’s military in Crimea, I’m sure,” the ambassador told Barrett today.

From The42 Lack of midfield cover, loyalty to halfbacks and huge confidence in Scott Barrett Talking Points

Lack of midfield cover, loyalty to halfbacks and huge confidence in Scott Barrett

Israel Dagg’s return also adds to New Zealand’s kicking arsenal.

From The42 'We can be better': Johnny Sexton demanding more relentless attack from Ireland Repeat

'We can be better': Johnny Sexton demanding more relentless attack from Ireland

‘If you sit back against them, like we did at times, they punish you.’

From The42 'I don't think he should become a bookmaker': Schmidt laughs off All Black claim on underdog tag Big Dogs

'I don't think he should become a bookmaker': Schmidt laughs off All Black claim on underdog tag

Steve Hansen had claimed that the world champions were the underdogs for this weekend’s clash in Dublin.

# ireland - Wednesday 16 November, 2016

A snapshot of Irish health: Over half of us are overweight (and a lot of us binge drink) CSO

A snapshot of Irish health: Over half of us are overweight (and a lot of us binge drink)

According to new figures from the CSO, almost one in five of us binge drink at least once a week.

# ireland - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

From The42 Irish coach Ronan names final squad before stepping down after six years at the helm The Final Stand

Irish coach Ronan names final squad before stepping down after six years at the helm

The game against the Basque Country takes place on 26 November.

From The42 Ireland prepared for extra dimension Retallick gives All Black attack Lock And Key

Ireland prepared for extra dimension Retallick gives All Black attack

“We’ll have to do a bit more homework.”

From The42 Ireland expecting 'the real All Blacks' to show up and pose aerial threat in Dublin Watch The Skies

Ireland expecting 'the real All Blacks' to show up and pose aerial threat in Dublin

Richie Murphy expects Israel Dagg to provide more of a three-dimensional threat when the world champions come for revenge.

UK Government "doesn't recognise" leaked memo about lack of Brexit plan

The memo suggested that the British Government had “no plan” for Brexit

From The42 'I made sure my wife and 2-year-old were safe': All Black stars turn thoughts to home after earthquake Half A World Away

'I made sure my wife and 2-year-old were safe': All Black stars turn thoughts to home after earthquake

Seismic tremors are almost part of daily life in Christchurch, but when a big quake hits, it’s a worrying time for everyone.

# ireland - Monday 14 November, 2016

"Irish readers are like no others in the world": How these homegrown publishers are making waves

We speak to two of the country’s publishers about a life in books.