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#NAme

# name - Sunday 17 June, 2018

Macedonia will today agree to change its name but tensions are high on the Greek border

Greece also has a northern province called Macedonia.

# name - Monday 11 December, 2017

How popular is your name? This handy app from the CSO will help you find out

With information from 1964 to 2016, users can follow the popularity of any name.

# name - Sunday 10 September, 2017

The National Children's Hospital won't be named after a saint, but what should it be called?

The new name has come from a staff suggestion process, but hasn’t been revealed yet.

# name - Thursday 15 June, 2017

Rebel Wilson wins defamation case against 'disgraceful' Australian publisher

Bauer Media claimed the actor lied about her name, age and background to advance her career.

# name - Friday 8 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge Starbucks kept getting this woman's name wrong so she took a picture each time Shame

# name - Sunday 13 December, 2015

# name - Sunday 27 September, 2015

'Storm Enda' won't be knocking over bins and upturning sheds this winter

We won’t be getting a ‘Storm Michael’ either.

# name - Thursday 27 August, 2015

What would you name these lion and cheetah cubs? In Need Of Names This post contains images

What would you name these lion and cheetah cubs?

Dublin Zoo and Fota Island have some very cute new arrivals.

# name - Monday 13 July, 2015

Can an Eircode change your address? No - here's why

We put your questions to the Department of Communications.

# name - Monday 26 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge French couple try and fail to name their baby 'Nutella' Nutella

French couple try and fail to name their baby 'Nutella'

Nutella! Your dinner’s ready!

# name - Friday 7 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge This Laois kebab shop just won the 'best pun' contest without even trying Kaboom

# name - Monday 21 July, 2014

What's in a name? Quite a lot...according to Irish people anyway

We’re the happiest when it comes to our names apparently.

# name - Sunday 23 February, 2014

Communicorp planning to drop ‘Phantom’ as indie station rebrands

Several names are being considered by Communicorp bosses. A raft of job cuts were announced at the rock and indie station last week.

# name - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

Millennium Spire could be renamed in honour of Mandela

Councillors meet this afternoon to consider the proposal…

# name - Monday 13 January, 2014

From The42 Benfica paid tribute to Eusebio last night by putting his name on the back of all their players' jerseys Respect

Benfica paid tribute to Eusebio last night by putting his name on the back of all their players' jerseys

The Portuguese legend’s former club fittingly beat Porto 2-0 in the first game since his death.

# name - Saturday 21 December, 2013

Mandela's name will live on - but will it be commercialised?

As South Africa settled into first week after Madiba’s funeral, fears grow that his legacy might be exploited.

# name - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

Google can now feature you (yes, you) in its ads

Don’t worry – you do get a say on whether your image or name will appear in ads.

# name - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge Watch the newborn cheetah cub exploring at Fota Wildlife Park Cork Cub

Watch the newborn cheetah cub exploring at Fota Wildlife Park

Get your name suggestions in quickly!

# name - Monday 22 July, 2013

Column: Why did JK Rowling feel the need to use a pseudonym?

It’s been revealed that the Harry Potter creator used a male pseudonym and is in fact the author of a new mystery crime novel – but Michelle Jackson writes that it is sad Rowling had to do that to achieve critical acclaim.

# name - Friday 19 July, 2013

Son of abuser Jerry Sandusky seeks to have name changed

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky was convicted of child sex abuse last year.

# name - Friday 24 May, 2013

Irish name fail: No fadas accepted round here

An Aer Lingus customer was not one bit happy when he couldn’t register his daughter’s name in the correct way.

# name - Sunday 14 April, 2013

Poll: Should illegal rubbish dumpers be 'named and shamed'? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should illegal rubbish dumpers be 'named and shamed'?

Dublin City Council hopes to be able to name and shame people who dump rubbish illegally – but it requires a change of law.

# name - Tuesday 12 February, 2013

What would you call Pluto's two smallest moons?

The SETI Institute are giving the public the chance to choose the names of the moons referred to now as P4 and P5.

# name - Saturday 26 January, 2013

Luas extension project changes name to "generate public awareness"

The project was known as BXD or Broombridge, but will now be known as the Luas Cross Line.

# name - Saturday 2 June, 2012

From The Daily Edge Bastardstown, Muff, Crazy Corner... welcome to Ireland Funny Irish Names This post contains images

Bastardstown, Muff, Crazy Corner... welcome to Ireland

Explore seven of Ireland’s most amusing place names. (Warning! May contain juvenile tendencies!)

# name - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge What did Andrea Corr call her new daughter? Baby Love

What did Andrea Corr call her new daughter?

Here’s a hint – she didn’t go down the unusual baby name route.

# name - Friday 26 August, 2011

From The Daily Edge Former member wins rights to Sugababes name Sugawhat

Former member wins rights to Sugababes name

Mutya Buena, one of the original members of the band, won the rights to the name. But that doesn’t meant the band have to find a new one.