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Thursday, August 05, 2021



'Extra special' first: Mohali cricketer hits ODI ton batting at no. 8 for Ireland

July 18, 2021 7:32 am

Singh, who surpassed England’s Chris Woakes’ knock of 95 runs against Sri Lanka at Nottingham in 2016, to create the new ODI record, incidentally had started playing club cricket at Malahide Cricket Club after he moved to Ireland in 2006.

Explained: Why the return of a bird to Ireland after 300 years matters

May 18, 2021 10:07 am

A pair of cranes was spotted last year on a restored peat bog.The birds are in Ireland's Midlands region, but their exact location has been kept secret to protect them.

Explained: How St. Patrick's Day became a global celebration

March 18, 2021 7:47 am

Originally a religious holiday, it has now become a secular celebration internationally, with parades, dancing, drinking and special foods, as well as wearing the color green.

Ireland: Hundreds rally in violent anti-lockdown protest

February 28, 2021 2:12 pm

Days after the Irish government extended the coronavirus lockdown by a month, hundreds of people joined a protest in Dublin that escalated into violence. Several policemen were injured and 23 people were arrested.

Ireland police's volunteer arm inducts first Sikh member with turban as part of uniform

January 24, 2021 5:09 pm

In 2007, Oberoi had had to discontinue training for the Garda Síochána Reserve after he was told he would not be permitted to wear his turban with the uniform.

Here's your chance to become a caretaker for a remote island in Ireland

January 22, 2021 2:00 pm

On this island, you and a friend of yours must manage four guest cottages and a coffee shop for six months between April and October 2021

Explained: What is Ireland’s mother and baby homes controversy?

January 15, 2021 10:37 am

Irish Prime Minister Micheál Martin has apologised for the country's mother and baby homes, where thousands of unmarried mothers and their children were cruelly treated from the 1920s to the 1990s. What happened at these homes?

Suddenly overwhelmed, Ireland says thousands of COVID-19 cases yet to be added to tally

January 02, 2021 9:03 am

More than 9,000 people who have tested positive for COVID-19 have yet to been added to the official tally of confirmed cases, the National Public Health Emergency Team said.

Brexit talks continue to stall over fishing rights

December 20, 2020 11:55 am

EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier has proposed that EU fishermen give up nearly a quarter of the value of the fish they currently catch in UK waters. Britain is understood to be seeking more than half of the value.

Brexit: Trade deal hangs 'on a knife-edge,' says Irish PM

December 07, 2020 1:44 pm

There is a "50-50" chance that the UK and the EU will be able to reach a trade deal before the Brexit clock runs out, Ireland's prime minister said. Ursula von der Leyen and Boris Johnson set to talk again on Monday.


World Cup 2015: The week in pictures

March 16, 2015 8:11 pm

As the group stage comes to a close, we take this opportunity to look at some of the key moments from the week.

Pakistan seal last quarter-final berth at World Cup 2015

March 16, 2015 11:47 am

After a hard group stage Pakistan finally made it to the quarter-finals with a win over Ireland.

World Cup 2015: The week in pictures

March 11, 2015 6:46 pm

After a hectic week in the World Cup, we take a look at some of the highlights from the games.

India win five in a row at World Cup 2015

March 11, 2015 11:30 am

India beat Ireland by 8 wickets in Hamilton to win their ninth successive match in World Cups.

South Africa vs Ireland: South Africa stall Ireland's dream run

March 03, 2015 6:35 pm

South Africa won their second successive match in comprehensive fashion.

World Cup 2015: The Heroes from the Minnows

March 03, 2015 5:25 pm

We take a look at some of the biggest performers from the minnows in the first fortnight of the World Cup.

West Indies vs Ireland, World Cup 2015: Ireland bruise Caribbean ego

February 17, 2015 6:01 pm

Ireland added another scalp to it's list of 'upset.'