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News: Ireland

We have started to collect the most important news related to Ireland in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Ireland: news

Potato blight behind Irish famine DNA is decoded

Thursday, September 10th 2009, 0:00

Researchers decode the genome of the organism which caused the Irish potato famine and still costs the industry £3bn a year.
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Irish treaty vote 'will be tight'

Friday, September 4th 2009, 14:58
related countries: Portugal Portugal

The Irish government says it faces a tough battle to get the EU's Lisbon Treaty ratified in a referendum next month.
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Muhammad Ali's warm Irish welcome

Tuesday, September 1st 2009, 18:18

Muhammad Ali visits his ancestral home in the Republic of Ireland to retrace the steps of his great-grandfather.
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Muhammad Ali's warm Irish welcome

Tuesday, September 1st 2009, 18:18

Muhammad Ali visits his ancestral home in the Republic of Ireland to retrace the steps of his great-grandfather.
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England edge to win over Ireland

Thursday, August 27th 2009, 20:11

England beat Ireland by three runs in a rain-affected one-day international in Belfast.
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Lower fares hit Aer Lingus hard

Thursday, August 27th 2009, 7:45

Irish Airline Aer Lingus reports a three-fold increase in losses after it was forced to cut fares during the downturn.
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Oil firms win Bangladesh rights

Tuesday, August 25th 2009, 11:09
related countries: Bangladesh Bangladesh, United States United States
related places: Bengal

Bangladesh awards US and Irish firms the rights to explore for gas in disputed waters of the Bay of Bengal.
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'Good news' hope for aid worker

Wednesday, August 19th 2009, 10:00
related countries: Sudan Sudan

Hopes are voiced that kidnapped Irish aid worker Sharon Commins could soon be released by her abductors in Sudan.
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'Real IRA' arms trial adjourned

Tuesday, August 18th 2009, 14:41
related countries: Lithuania Lithuania
related places: Vilnius

The trial in Lithuania of a man charged with trying to buy arms and explosives for the Real IRA is adjourned until October.
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First swine flu death in Irish Republic

Friday, August 7th 2009, 17:43

A young woman has become the first person to die from swine flu in the Republic of Ireland.
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Ireland to take Guantanamo men

Wednesday, July 29th 2009, 10:12

The Irish government says it will allow two inmates being freed from the Guantanamo Bay prison camp to live in Ireland.
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Best-selling author McCourt dies

Sunday, July 19th 2009, 23:47
related countries: United States United States
related places: New York, Angela

Frank McCourt, Irish-American author of best-seller Angela's Ashes, has died in a New York hospice, his brother says.
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Best-selling author McCourt dies

Sunday, July 19th 2009, 23:47
related countries: United States United States
related places: New York, Angela

Frank McCourt, Irish-American author of best-seller Angela's Ashes, has died in a New York hospice, his brother says.
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Best-selling author McCourt dies

Sunday, July 19th 2009, 23:08
related countries: United States United States
related places: New York, Angela

Frank McCourt, Irish-American author of best-seller Angela's Ashes, has died in a New York hospice, his brother says.
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Irish treaty vote set for October

Wednesday, July 8th 2009, 11:25
related countries: Portugal Portugal

The Republic of Ireland will hold a second referendum on the EU's Lisbon Treaty on 2 October, the Irish PM says.
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Charity plea over Darfur kidnapped

Saturday, July 4th 2009, 16:52

The head of an Irish charity whose aid workers were kidnapped in Darfur appeals for their safe return.
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Live text - South Africa v Lions

Saturday, July 4th 2009, 12:19
related countries: South Africa South Africa, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Johannesburg

The British and Irish Lions look for a consolation victory in the third and final Test against South Africa in Johannesburg.
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Lions Test debuts for English duo

Thursday, July 2nd 2009, 12:00
related countries: South Africa South Africa, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Riki Flutey and Joe Worsley will start against South Africa on Saturday as the injury-hit British and Irish Lions make a host of changes for the third Test.
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Boks revamp team for final Test

Thursday, July 2nd 2009, 11:01
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

South Africa make 10 changes to their starting line-up for Saturday's third and final Test against the British and Irish Lions.
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SA's Burger handed eight-week ban

Monday, June 29th 2009, 5:51
related countries: South Africa South Africa, United Kingdom United Kingdom

South Africa flanker Schalk Burger receives an eight-week ban for eye-gouging, while his team-mate Bakkies Botha is suspended for two weeks.
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Battered Lions lose injured props

Sunday, June 28th 2009, 14:42
related countries: South Africa South Africa, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The British and Irish Lions lose both props for the final Test against South Africa, while Brian O'Driscoll and Jamie Roberts are also major doubts.
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Live text - South Africa v Lions

Saturday, June 27th 2009, 11:32
related countries: South Africa South Africa, United Kingdom United Kingdom

South Africa claim the Test series against the British and Irish Lions after winning 28-25 in Pretoria.
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Irish broadcaster into administration

Tuesday, June 23rd 2009, 22:18

The Irish pay-TV broadcaster Setanta Sports goes into administration in Britain with the loss of 200 jobs.
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Live text - Emerging Springboks v Lions

Tuesday, June 23rd 2009, 16:23
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

With Test spots still up for grabs, the British and Irish Lions face Emerging Springboks in Cape Town.
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Live text - South Africa v Lions

Saturday, June 20th 2009, 10:59
related countries: South Africa South Africa, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Durban

South Africa defeat the British and Irish Lions 26-21 in the first Test in Durban.
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EU agrees Irish treaty compromise

Friday, June 19th 2009, 12:59
related countries: Portugal Portugal

EU leaders agree to guarantees to enable the Lisbon Treaty to win a "Yes" vote in a second Irish referendum.
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Ruthless India outclass Ireland

Wednesday, June 10th 2009, 19:54
related countries: India India

Defending champions India beat Ireland by eight wickets in the final match of the group stages at the World Twenty20.
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Live text - World Twenty20

Wednesday, June 10th 2009, 12:07
related countries: India India

India race towards victory against Ireland in a World Twenty20 match reduced to 18 overs per side, with Sri Lanka earlier beating West Indies.
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Lions call for Jones after Ferris blow

Tuesday, June 9th 2009, 18:17
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Wales captain Ryan Jones is called up by the Lions after Ireland flanker Stephen Ferris is ruled out of the tour with a knee injury.
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Irish government hit in polls

Saturday, June 6th 2009, 17:58

The Republic of Ireland's governing party has had a drop in support in the local elections, early results indicate.
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Early exam shock for Irish pupils

Thursday, June 4th 2009, 11:38

Thousands of students in the Irish Republic have had an exam delayed after a literature paper was wrongly given to students a day early.
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Live text - Royal XV v Lions

Saturday, May 30th 2009, 12:29
related countries: South Africa South Africa, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Rustenburg

The British and Irish Lions begin their tour of South Africa with a match against the Royal XV in Rustenburg.
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Religious flame burns in Knock

Saturday, May 30th 2009, 11:43
related places: Knock

Kieran Cooke visits Knock in the west of Ireland where for years Catholic pilgrims have flocked to commemorate what they believe to have been a sacred apparition.
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Irish orders plan more aid for abused

Wednesday, May 27th 2009, 11:39

Eight religious orders in the Irish Republic welcome meetings with Taoiseach Brian Cowen following a report into child abuse.
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Abusers 'must be held to account'

Thursday, May 21st 2009, 6:30

The leader of the Catholic Church in Ireland says anyone responsible for abuse of children should be held to account.
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