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#Around The World

# around-the-world - Sunday 7 April, 2019

These amazing photos are up for the National Geographic Travel Photo Contest

The contest carries a $7,500 first prize.

# around-the-world - Friday 14 December, 2018

From The42 Party in the USA! Dubliner McFaul completes latest move in colourful career We Go Again

Party in the USA! Dubliner McFaul completes latest move in colourful career

Shane McFaul has signed for FC Arizona.

# around-the-world - Monday 12 November, 2018

From The42 Cork defender seals next move in colourful career to make it an ex-LOI trio at new US club Around The World

Cork defender seals next move in colourful career to make it an ex-LOI trio at new US club

Colin Falvey has signed for Chattanooga Red Wolves SC.

# around-the-world - Tuesday 14 August, 2018

Vienna topples Melbourne in 'most liveable city' ranking

It is the first time a European metropolis has topped the annual chart compiled by the Economist Intelligence Unit.

# around-the-world - Tuesday 22 May, 2018

Galway syndicate plans to travel the world 'first class' after winning €8.5 million Lotto jackpot

The group says it has only shared the news with immediate family.

# around-the-world - Saturday 12 May, 2018

Check out these stunning images from Nat Geo's travel photography contest

One grand prize winner will receive €8,400.

# around-the-world - Sunday 11 March, 2018

55-year-old Irishman to become oldest person to travel around the world on a bike

Dermot Higgins set off on his 31,000km journey last June. He’s set to return to Dublin on 1 April.

# around-the-world - Sunday 4 February, 2018

Dublin man attempting to sail around the world alone with no modern technology

Gregor McGuckin will take part in the Golden Globe Race in July.

# around-the-world - Saturday 14 October, 2017

From The42 Henshaw, Connellan, Sheehan: how three friends from a little Irish town made sports careers around the world Around The World

Henshaw, Connellan, Sheehan: how three friends from a little Irish town made sports careers around the world

From Leinster to Luton and St Kilda, Coosan’s finest have come a long way from kickabouts in the back garden.

# around-the-world - Monday 18 September, 2017

Scottish man cycles around world in 79 days, setting new world record

Mark Beaumont smashed the previous record of 123 days.

# around-the-world - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

From The42 All-Ireland semi-finals and finals to be streamed live and worldwide on Facebook Ladies Football

All-Ireland semi-finals and finals to be streamed live and worldwide on Facebook

TG4 and the LGFA will stream a total of seven championship fixtures on Facebook Live for the first time.

# around-the-world - Friday 12 May, 2017

Take a look at more of the amazing photos competing for National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year

The 2017 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year contest is accepting entries.

# around-the-world - Monday 27 March, 2017

From The Daily Edge This story of a 90-year-old Dublin grandad cooking a fry for his granddaughter has gone global on Reddit Meet Dessie

# around-the-world - Monday 25 July, 2016

This solar-powered plane is nearing the end of a historic trip

The plane will soon become the first solar-powered airplane to circle the globe without using fuel.

# around-the-world - Sunday 3 July, 2016

From The Daily Edge Mastering the Coke and Fanta yoyos was one of Irish childhood's key skills Walk The Dog

# around-the-world - Friday 22 April, 2016

Irish TV is going global after a deal with one of the world's biggest companies

The station, aimed at the Irish diaspora, will be accessible worldwide through smart TVs and devices.

# around-the-world - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

50% more people were executed last year than in 2014

Amnesty International has said that 1,634 people were executed in 25 countries last year.

# around-the-world - Monday 4 April, 2016

The Panama Papers have already caused massive political disturbance

The leaked documents from Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca have sent shock waves around the world.

# around-the-world - Saturday 2 January, 2016

The Irish organisation that made gains for the children of priests in 2015

Coping International has received commitments from the Catholic hierarchy around the world over the past year.

# around-the-world - Monday 21 December, 2015

Here's what alcohol preferences look like around the world

They’re fond of a cold brew in the US, but spirits dominate in Asia.

# around-the-world - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

From The42 Connacht set off on Russian expedition without internationals Henshaw and White Around The World

Connacht set off on Russian expedition without internationals Henshaw and White

Pat Lam’s men begin their 12,000km round journey this evening.

# around-the-world - Sunday 18 October, 2015

# around-the-world - Monday 31 August, 2015

An Irish group has made the Catholic Church acknowledge Filipino children fathered by priests

The group has already reached a similar agreement with the Catholic church in Ireland.

# around-the-world - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

From The42 From Beijing to the USA and potentially back with the Dubs footballers in 2015 Around The World

From Beijing to the USA and potentially back with the Dubs footballers in 2015

Paul Mannion may return to Jim Gavin’s squad.

# around-the-world - Sunday 3 May, 2015

Bit of an animal? 25 places to go partying before you die

How many of these can you tick off your list?

# around-the-world - Friday 3 April, 2015

Here are the other countries where it's hard to buy alcohol today

While these countries take measures on Good Friday – they’re not quite as restrictive as here.

# around-the-world - Sunday 29 March, 2015

# around-the-world - Saturday 28 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge Three Irish lads are driving from Nenagh to Beijing for their friend's wedding Miles And Miles

Three Irish lads are driving from Nenagh to Beijing for their friend's wedding

They’re doing it all for charity, because they’re great sports.

# around-the-world - Monday 9 March, 2015

Solar-powered plane takes off on historic flight around the world

The Solar Impulse 2 is expected to take 25 days to fly the mammoth journey.

# around-the-world - Sunday 1 March, 2015

11 places that have the same name in Britain and America but look very different

A rose by any other name would smell as sweet…

# around-the-world - Thursday 26 February, 2015

An 'America's Next Top Model' contestant has been killed in a triple murder

Mirijana Puhar was killed along with two others in North Carolina on Tuesday.

# around-the-world - Thursday 25 December, 2014

Pope Francis: "Truly there are so many tears this Christmas"

Pope Francis’s first Christmas message has been delivered.

# around-the-world - Friday 28 November, 2014

Most people around the world think the internet is a human right

This comes as part of a new study by the Centre for International Governance Innovation.

# around-the-world - Friday 3 October, 2014

In from the cold: international ideas for dealing with homelessness

Utah has a very simple idea – give homeless people homes.

# around-the-world - Monday 2 June, 2014

A plane powered entirely by the sun is a step closer to doing a round-the-world trip next year

Solar Impulse 2 carried out a flight lasting two hours and 15 minutes, half an hour longer than scheduled, its German test pilot Markus Scherdel said.

# around-the-world - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Travel the world in three minutes with these amazing 360 degree selfies Beautiful World

Travel the world in three minutes with these amazing 360 degree selfies

WARNING: This video will make you REALLY want to pack it all in and go travelling.

# around-the-world - Saturday 12 April, 2014

Around the world: 30 months. 25 countries. 0 flights

Irish man Niall Doherty travelled across the Pacific Ocean on a cargo ship.

# around-the-world - Friday 3 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Man continues quest to visit every Nando's in the world Hiya Chicken

Man continues quest to visit every Nando's in the world

Can you hear the drums for Nando’s?…

# around-the-world - Thursday 22 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge Comedian Skypes his way around the world Brring Brring

Comedian Skypes his way around the world

Mark Malkoff asked people in 162 countries what they wanted. The results are great.

# around-the-world - Thursday 9 May, 2013

From The Daily Edge 16 of the cleverest ads from around the world Very Clever Indeed

16 of the cleverest ads from around the world

One of them is horrifying. See if you can figure out which one.

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