There aren't any 'generals' in the Bok backline - S24

The Springboks had another record-setting shocker under the tutelage of Allister Coetzee, this time going down 38-3 to Ireland at Lansdowne Road on Saturday. Sport24 weighs in. Watch.

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Ireland closes schools as rare hurricane approaches

2017-10-16 08:34

Ireland has ordered all schools to close as the country braces for an "unprecedented storm" with the arrival of Ophelia, the largest hurricane ever recorded so far east in the Atlantic Ocean.

Ireland to hold abortion referendum in 2018

2017-09-27 12:48

Ireland has announced it will hold a referendum next year on whether to repeal its constitutional ban on abortion in almost all cases – just a few weeks before Pope Francis visits.

SA widow off to Ireland to find more than just love at matchmaking festival

2017-08-21 08:39

Irish media are in a state over a South African widow who sold her properties and business "in a search for love" at a festival for people who are single.

Brussels left waiting as May tries to clinch deal

2017-06-13 17:02

British Prime Minister Theresa May has failed to strike a government deal in an initial round of talks with Northern Ireland's ultra-conservative DUP party.

Irish prime minister Kenny says will step down

2017-05-17 19:42

Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny says he will step down once a new leader for his Fine Gael party is elected by June 2 at the latest.

Irish tourist raped, strangled in India

2017-03-17 05:23

Indian police say a female Irish tourist whose body was found in the western beach state of Goa had been raped and strangled.

EU against 'hard border' between Belfast, Dublin

2017-02-24 06:28

The EU does not want Brexit to result in the return of fixed border controls between Ireland and British-controlled Northern Ireland, European Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker has said.

Ireland to appeal EU's record $14 billion tax order on Apple

2016-12-19 09:08

Ireland is appealing the EU's landmark order to collect 13 billion euros in taxes from Apple.

Britain, EU plunged into uncertainty by exit vote

2016-06-25 09:42

Britain's unprecedented decision to leave the European Union has sent shockwaves through the country and around the world, rocking financial markets, toppling Prime Minister David Cameron and even threatening the ties that bind the United Kingdom


3 dead as Hurricane Ophelia's remnants batter UK, Ireland

2017-10-17 07:13

The remnants of Hurricane Ophelia have slammed into Ireland with strong winds, killing at least three, halting transport, shutting schools and causing widespread power outages.

Hurricane heads for Ireland, UK

2017-10-15 22:15

Britain and Ireland are braced for a lashing from Ophelia, the largest hurricane ever recorded so far east in the Atlantic Ocean, after it dumped heavy rains on Portugal's Azores islands.

EU refines Brexit positions, warns on Ireland

2017-09-07 22:36

The EU's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier has unveiled five position papers on Europe's stance in divorce talks with Britain and argued that London's position on Ireland was deeply misguided.

'When I see you again!' - runaway tyre gets the perfect send off

2017-08-07 10:21

Dashcam footage captured the moment a trailer tyre breaks off and continues rolling down the road. It's very reminiscent of the emotional 'Furious 7' ending scene...

Leo Varadkar picked to become Ireland's new PM: party

2017-06-02 22:30

Leo Varadkar of the governing centre-right Fine Gael party is set to become Ireland's first openly gay prime minister after winning a party leadership election on Friday, Fine Gael said on Twitter.

Martin McGuinness, Irish rebel turned politician, dies

2017-03-21 09:38

Martin McGuinness, the Irish Republican Army commander who led his paramilitary movement toward reconciliation with Britain, has died, his Sinn Fein party says.

Experts find mass grave at ex-Catholic orphanage

2017-03-03 21:53

Forensics experts say they have found a mass grave for young children at a former Catholic orphanage in Ireland.

Cardinal at centre of sex abuse scandal dies

2017-02-21 22:30

Catholic Cardinal Desmond Connell, whose tenure as Dublin archbishop was overshadowed by revelations of paedophilia in the priesthood, has died.

Irish firm to build Vietnam wind farms

2016-11-08 15:47

An Irish energy firm has signed a $2.2 billion deal to build and operate three wind farms in Vietnam, as the coal-hungry communist nation turns to renewable sources to combat climate change.

European leaders in crisis meeting after Brexit shock

2016-06-25 07:41

Founding EU members are to hold a crisis meeting on the future of the bloc after Britain's seismic vote to leave the union and the resignation of Prime Minister David Cameron.

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