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# international-2 - Sunday 8 November, 2015

Here's how the two most infamous drug barons in history compare with each other

Colombia’s Pablo Escobar and Mexico’s Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman proved to be a law unto themselves.

# international-2 - 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.

# international-2 - Sunday 2 August, 2015

Sitdown Sunday: Jennifer Pan lied about her life, then wanted her parents dead

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# international-2 - Sunday 26 July, 2015

20 mad photos of international borders from around the world

Stranger than fiction.

# international-2 - Friday 24 July, 2015

Two dead after car falls more than 1,000 ft from mountain

The incident happened at around 7.30am this morning.

# international-2 - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

A giant balloon is dangling 10 enormous boobs over Galway

Magical mammaries.

# international-2 - Saturday 6 June, 2015

Here's every single 'Game of Thrones' location in real life

This comes as part of a promotional drive by a Moroccan travel agency.

# international-2 - Monday 25 May, 2015

'Ireland is sending a real signal to other countries that change is possible'

Ireland has hit the headlines around the world after voting in favour of same-sex marriage.

# international-2 - Sunday 17 May, 2015

Here's what it takes to be the Irish Mozarts of the future

They’re taking part in the Dublin International piano competition this month.

# international-2 - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

From The42 Gordon D'Arcy just might have played his last game for Leinster Green Light

Gordon D'Arcy just might have played his last game for Leinster

The centre is hoping to travel to the World Cup with Ireland and will sit out this weekend’s trip to Edinburgh,

# international-2 - Friday 27 March, 2015

Japan official sacked for faking funerals

Shigenori Natori had 12 relatives die in a five-year period, supposedly.

# international-2 - 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.

# international-2 - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

From The42 Wasps have signed an Ireland international centre on loan

Wasps have signed an Ireland international centre on loan

33-year-old James Downey has been struggling for first-team games at Glasgow this season.

# international-2 - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Ireland had almost three bomb disposals a week last year

The Army had 430 troops serving on peacekeeping missions in 16 countries in the past 12 months.

# international-2 - Thursday 4 December, 2014

The hotel that acts as a wind instrument

A lakeside location and an Aeolian harp inspires this meditative space in Japan.

# international-2 - Thursday 27 November, 2014

This might be the most beautiful office space in the world Wow Factor This post contains a poll

This might be the most beautiful office space in the world

…Or would you prefer the Bond villain lair-type bunker in Sweden here?

# international-2 - Thursday 9 October, 2014

LinkedIn to build new headquarters in Dublin (and there's space for 1,200 employees)

The social network says it plans to double its Irish workforce.

# international-2 - Saturday 27 September, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Friday

Everybody’s talking about Enda Kenny’s ‘McNulty-gate’ apology, Helen O’Driscoll, and new bank bailout developments.

# international-2 - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

Everybody’s talking about John McNulty, a tonne of cocaine, and a tiger kidnapping.

# international-2 - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday

Everybody’s talking about Islamic State attacks, huge cocaine seizure and John McNulty.

# international-2 - Monday 22 September, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

Everybody’s talking about the Greyhound strike agreement, Joan Burton’s car being blocked, and Kurds fleeing from Islamic State.

# international-2 - Sunday 21 September, 2014

Here's how the world is calling for action on Climate Change today

There is a picnic taking place in Dublin, in advance of a UN meeting next week.

Surge in asylum applications? That's 'ridiculous' says Ó Riordáin

The Minister of State talked about the working group that’s tasked with suggesting how to reform the current system.

# international-2 - Thursday 18 September, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

Everybody’s talking about: water charges, Islamic State, arrests for money laundering, and female golfers.

# international-2 - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday

Everyone’s talking about Phil Hogan being nominated as the EU’s Agriculture Commissioner, Junior Certificate results, and GSOC.

# international-2 - Friday 22 August, 2014

Could the UN Security Council do more to stop conflicts?

The body has faced criticism from the outgoing head of the UN’s human rights wing over its inability to stop conflict and save lives.

# international-2 - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Loads more people from the UK are coming here on holiday

Almost one and a half million of our British cousins have made the trip across the Irish Sea already this year.

# international-2 - Friday 4 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Garth Brooks debacle: The international coverage The Dance

Garth Brooks debacle: The international coverage

Obligatory ‘friends in low/high places’ gag here.

# international-2 - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

From The42 Toulon's Steffon Armitage is considering playing for France - report Loophole

Toulon's Steffon Armitage is considering playing for France - report

The 28-year-old has already been capped five times by England.

From The42 What would Simon Easterby bring to the Ireland coaching set-up? Grit

What would Simon Easterby bring to the Ireland coaching set-up?

The Scarlets head coach has been linked with a move to join Joe Schmidt’s backroom staff.

# international-2 - Saturday 21 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge 6 unexpected things that happened this week Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Bras, dentures and cocaine cookies – it’s the week’s weirdest news.

# international-2 - Saturday 7 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge 6 unexpected things that happened this week Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Selfie surgery, sex dolls and gorillas on the loose – it’s the week’s wildest and wackiest news, rounded up just for you.

# international-2 - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

From The42 Saint-André names 30-man France squad for 2014/15 season Planning

Saint-André names 30-man France squad for 2014/15 season

The group, which includes François Trinh-Duc, will benefit from a less demanding club calendar.

# international-2 - Monday 12 May, 2014

The Ukraine crisis isn't hitting Irish energy bills yet, but here's how it might.

The Bord Gais energy index is down five per cent, but risks to the price of gas still remain.

# international-2 - Saturday 10 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge 6 unexpected things that happened this week Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Loyal dogs, a “serial pooper” and hot dogs – it’s all the weirdest stories you need to hear.

# international-2 - Saturday 19 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge 6 unexpected things that happened this week Mad World

6 unexpected things that happened this week

Contact lens cameras, dogs on juries and the plague – it’s all the bizarre news stories you need to know about.

# international-2 - Friday 11 April, 2014

Australia "very confident" they have found MH370 black box signals

The Malaysia Airlines flight has been missing for over a month.

# international-2 - Thursday 27 March, 2014

WATCH: Helicopter rescues four-year-old boy from Washington mudslide Missing This post contains videos

WATCH: Helicopter rescues four-year-old boy from Washington mudslide

The death toll today reached 25, with over 90 more people missing.

# international-2 - Saturday 22 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge 7 weird things that happened this week Mad World

7 weird things that happened this week

Cows love slow jams, drug-smuggling with Kinder Eggs and Ragnarok – it’s all the MAD stuff you might have missed.

# international-2 - Monday 17 February, 2014

Schmidt's biggest test yet awaits as his Ireland travel for first time

The New Zealander appears to have carried many of the strengths that made him a success at Leinster into international rugby.