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Wednesday 27 September 2023 Dublin: 16°C

# New Arrivals

This year
'Borders must be managed': How Ireland and the EU are reacting to Europe's latest migrant crisis
A report by
Stephen McDermott
Tensions abound across the continent about how to manage an upsurge in refugees.
Problems managing an upsurge in refugee arrivals are facing European leaders as a whole.
NGOs say that no amount of tough rhetoric or measures will stop people from seeking refuge on the continent.
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Shamrock Rovers sign ex-Ipswich full-back Cotter, Middlesbrough striker Kiernan joins Bohemians
The Dublin rivals have both added to their ranks today.
Cullen thinks South African addition will be shot in the arm for the Pro14
Leinster have won the last four titles – but South Africa’s big four provinces are set to join the competition.
Birth registrations move online as 4,000 babies go unregistered due to Covid-19 restrictions
Up to now, parents could only register the births of their children in person.
Intergalactic space travellers are landing in Tallaght next week
The aliens will help local children to learn more about life in the area.
Ronaldo leaves Confederations Cup after the birth of twin boys
The Portugal forward will miss Sunday’s third-place playoff.
Apple has announced the new iPhone 7
Say goodbye to the headphone jack, and say hello to dual-lens camera and water resistance.
Juve's Argentine attacker coming to England for a club record fee and today's transfer gossip
Meanwhile, David Moyes has been reunited with an old friend and Colombian striker Carlos Bacca turns down West Ham.
Munster bolster pack as Foley recruits Irish forwards from Edinburgh and Worcester
John Andress and Darren O’Shea are moving back to Ireland.
53-year-old Swiss billionaire pregnant with twins
She only plans to take a few weeks off work.
Almost as many migrants arrived in the EU last month as in all of 2014
So far 3,440 people have been reported either drowned or missing.
14 of the shrewdest Premier League signings this summer
These may not be the biggest transfer deals of this window, but they represent good value for money.
Dublin Zoo has some new additions (not the pigeon, obviously)
Look at them go!
5 players that could be on the move this month
January is a notoriously difficult time to buy but many teams still have needs to satisfy.
It took just four seconds of the year for Ireland's first baby of 2015 to be born
Another baby in Dublin was born 13 seconds later.
Baby boom at Dublin Zoo boosts record breaking visitor numbers
Today the zoo welcomed its one millionth visitor this year.
It's Friday so here are some adorable meerkat pups at Dublin Zoo
These furry little babies were born in May but their parents kept them hidden away for the first few weeks.
Photos: the cutest Dublin Zoo arrivals of 2012
New additions include the births of tapirs, red pandas, eastern bongos and meerkats – and the transfer of two lion cubs and a bull elephant. Phew, what a year!
Birth rate falls, but Irish women remain Europe's most fertile
The average Irish woman will have 2.06 children in her childbearing years – more than anyone else in the European Union.
Meet Dublin Zoo's latest additions: Meerkat Pups
Simples *squeak*
The Departures Lounge: Liverpool want Sahin and Tello
Reds boss Brendan Rodgers is looking to La Liga’s top two sides for his latest transfer targets.
'Yes' to babies: Two Sinn Féin TDs welcome new sons on Ard Fheis weekend
It’s been a busier pre-referendum week for Pearse Doherty and Peadar Tóibín than for most…
Hoops confirm Greene and Winn signings
The Airtricity League champions have announced deals for two more players this evening.
In photos: Dublin Zoo's new eastern bongo
Prepare for a strong dose of cute…
New arrivals at Dublin Zoo (Photos)
Dublin Zoo has recently welcomed two new red panda cubs and a baby calf hippo. We have the (adorable) photos.
Slideshow: Zoo babies! Dublin Zoo marks productive month with host of new arrivals
May saw almost a dozen new arrivals at the zoo in the Phoenix Park: a litter of piglets, a female blackbuck calf and a crested macaque.