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Hat-trick hero Christian Eriksen takes Denmark to 2018 FIFA World Cup

Hat-trick hero Christian Eriksen takes Denmark to 2018 FIFA World Cup

Denmark fell behind early in the second-leg of their FIFA World Cup Qualifiers' playoff here against Ireland before coming back to win 5-1 and punch their ticket for the 2018 tournament in Russia, thanks to hat-trick hero Christian Eriksen.

Nov 15, 2017, 10:08 AM IST
Watch: Conor McGregor pushes referee, slaps MMA official

Watch: Conor McGregor pushes referee, slaps MMA official

Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) legend and UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor has sparked a huge controversy after attacking a referee in Dublin.

Nov 11, 2017, 16:37 PM IST
Facebook 'leaked' moderators' identities to suspected terrorists

Facebook 'leaked' moderators' identities to suspected terrorists

Confirming the security breach, a Facebook spokesperson said that the website had made technical changes to "better detect and prevent these types of issues from occurring".

Jun 17, 2017, 15:20 PM IST
Son of Indian doctor all set to become Ireland's next PM — Everything you need to know about him

Son of Indian doctor all set to become Ireland's next PM — Everything you need to know about him

Leo Varadkar was 22 when he made his foray into Irish politics. At 27, he was elected to the parliament. At 36, he publicly came out as a gay and finally, at the age of 38, Vardakar appears on course to become Ireland's next prime minister.

Jun 02, 2017, 16:30 PM IST
Ireland vs Bangladesh: Rain plays spoilsport in Dublin, thwarts Tamim Iqbal's hundred bid in first ODI

Ireland vs Bangladesh: Rain plays spoilsport in Dublin, thwarts Tamim Iqbal's hundred bid in first ODI

The Tigers were 157 for four against hosts Ireland when the players were forced off the field, with Tamim 64 not out from 88 balls.

May 12, 2017, 22:39 PM IST

Irish government faces no-confidence vote

Ireland's fragile minority government faces a no-confidence vote later Wednesday over a scandal involving the police, the state's child protection agency and the political establishment.

Feb 15, 2017, 20:51 PM IST

Irish bid for Brexit business hobbled by housing, transport woes

Ireland has gone on a charm offensive following Britain`s vote to leave the EU.

Jul 15, 2016, 11:45 AM IST
Comet craters brought 'seed of life' on Earth

Comet craters brought 'seed of life' on Earth

It has long been suggested that the meteoritic and cometary material that bombarded early Earth delivered the raw materials - complex organic molecules and water - and the energy that was required for synthesis. 

May 05, 2016, 22:10 PM IST

Man killed in Dublin in suspected gang attack: Reports

The brother of an Irish crime boss murdered in a gang feud in 2012 has died of his injuries after being shot in his car, Irish media reported on Tuesday.

Mar 01, 2016, 18:02 PM IST

Ireland votes amid austerity anger, fears of hung parliament

Ireland's voters were deciding on Friday who should lead their economically rebounding nation as polls suggested that the outcome of the general election could leave no party able to lead a stable coalition.

Feb 26, 2016, 20:22 PM IST

Thousands protest against austerity ahead of Irish vote

Thousands of protesters marched through Dublin on Saturday to call for an end to austerity, as Ireland prepares to vote in parliamentary elections.

Feb 20, 2016, 23:59 PM IST

Terror alert on Dublin-Edinburg plane after note claims passengers on flight armed with knives

A 20-year-old passenger sparked a terror alert, claiming people armed with knives were on board in Aer Lingus Regional flight EI 3258, en route from Dublin to Edinburg.

Feb 08, 2016, 14:54 PM IST

Scientists sequence first ancient Irish human genomes

A team of scientists in Ireland has sequenced the first genomes from ancient Irish humans, which is now being used to answer pivotal questions about the origins of the country's people and their culture.

Jan 02, 2016, 16:12 PM IST

Ireland celebrates 1st gay marriages after May referendum

Ireland celebrated its first gay marriages on Tuesday, six months after voters overwhelmingly chose to legalize the practice in the traditionally conservative Catholic nation.

Nov 17, 2015, 22:33 PM IST
Vijender Singh looking for special performance on Irish debut

Vijender Singh looking for special performance on Irish debut

Vijender will take on Dean Gillen.

Nov 05, 2015, 19:56 PM IST
Wish Indian community come out, cheer me in Dublin: Vijender Singh

Wish Indian community come out, cheer me in Dublin: Vijender Singh

Vijender Singh urged the Indian community in Dublin to turn up to support him during his second pro fight on November 7.

Oct 29, 2015, 19:13 PM IST

Ten dead, including children, at Dublin travellers' site

Ten people are now known to have died, including a baby and children, after a pre-dawn fire today at a site in Dublin housing members of the traveller community.

Oct 11, 2015, 00:13 AM IST
PM Modi's visit leads to NIIT setting up Ireland delivery centre

PM Modi's visit leads to NIIT setting up Ireland delivery centre

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's maiden visit to Ireland has been followed up by Indian IT firm NIIT announcing a new delivery centre to be set up here.

Sep 24, 2015, 19:33 PM IST

Congress slams PM Modi's 'secularism' jibe in Dublin, brands him an 'NRI PM'

The Congress party on Wednesday hit back at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his `secularism` jibe in Dublin and branded him as an `NRI PM` who has visited almost a dozen countries in a short span of time.

Sep 24, 2015, 01:10 AM IST

PM Modi in Ireland: As it happened

Dublin: Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Ireland on Wednesday on the first leg of his two-nation trip to Ireland and United States.  In Ireland, PM Modi held talks with the Taoiseach of Ireland, Enda Kenny.

Sep 23, 2015, 21:27 PM IST