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Azhar Mahmood backs Pakistan bowlers for Ireland, England Tests

Azhar Mahmood backs Pakistan bowlers for Ireland, England Tests

Pakistan bowling coach Azhar Mahmood has said that his fast bowlers are fully fit and in good form ahead of next month's Test matches on the team's tour of Ireland and England.

Apr 23, 2018, 16:52 PM IST
Pakistan announce squad for Ireland, England series

Pakistan announce squad for Ireland, England series

Pakistan Sunday announced a 16-member squad for the Test series against Ireland and England next month.

Apr 15, 2018, 16:16 PM IST
Afghanistan beat Ireland to qualify for 2019 World Cup

Afghanistan beat Ireland to qualify for 2019 World Cup

Afghanistan, after losing their opening three qualifying games, upset the odds to beat Ireland by five wickets on Friday to qualify for next year' s Cricket World Cup.

Mar 23, 2018, 20:39 PM IST
ICC World Cup Qualifiers: Zimbabwe defeat opens door for Afghanistan, Ireland

ICC World Cup Qualifiers: Zimbabwe defeat opens door for Afghanistan, Ireland

Zimbabwe lost a World Cup qualifying thriller by just three runs to the United Arab Emirates on Thursday, allowing Afghanistan and Ireland to clash in a winner-takes-all tie for a place in the 2019 finals.

Mar 22, 2018, 22:20 PM IST
Zimbabwe dump Ireland to close on 2019 World Cup berth

Zimbabwe dump Ireland to close on 2019 World Cup berth

Zimbabwe were indebted to the in-form Sikandar Raza's unbeaten 69 as the all-rounder helped them recover from 139-7, with Chisoro adding a valuable 21 at number nine.

Mar 16, 2018, 22:09 PM IST
Rovman Powell maiden ton lifts West Indies to overcome Ireland, make Super Six stage

Rovman Powell maiden ton lifts West Indies to overcome Ireland, make Super Six stage

Hosts Zimbabwe also booked their spot in the next round by making it three wins from three in Group B with a comfortable victory over Hong Kong, while Afghanistan saw off Nepal to keep their slim hopes alive.

Mar 10, 2018, 22:36 PM IST
India thump Ireland to finish fifth in Sultan Azlan Shah Cup hockey

India thump Ireland to finish fifth in Sultan Azlan Shah Cup hockey

India finished fifth at the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup hockey tournament with a 4-1 thrashing of Ireland on Saturday. Varun Kumar scored twice from penalty corners while Shilanand Lakra and Gurjant Singh got the other goals for India.

Mar 10, 2018, 15:25 PM IST
Ireland stun India 3-2 in Azlan Shah Cup hockey

Ireland stun India 3-2 in Azlan Shah Cup hockey

 India's hopes of a podium finish were dashed as they squandered lead on two occasions and went down 2-3 to Ireland in the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup hockey tournament on Friday.

Mar 09, 2018, 21:08 PM IST
Irish PM says he will campaign for liberalisation of abortion laws

Irish PM says he will campaign for liberalisation of abortion laws

Irish Prime Minister said on Saturday that he would campaign for a liberalisation of the country`s restrictive abortion laws.

Jan 27, 2018, 16:26 PM IST
Under-19 Cricket World Cup: Afghanistan disappoint in their last group match

Under-19 Cricket World Cup: Afghanistan disappoint in their last group match

Afghanistan fell short by four runs to Ireland in their final group game of the ICC Under-19 World Cup encounter even as England, the West Indies and New Zealand registered wins against their respective opponents on Saturday.

Jan 20, 2018, 17:38 PM IST
India to play two T20Is in Ireland before England tour

India to play two T20Is in Ireland before England tour

Ireland will play 2007 World Twenty20 champions India in two T20 internationals in Dublin in June, Cricket Ireland announced on Wednesday.

Jan 10, 2018, 17:12 PM IST
EU won't accept UK Brexit offer if Ireland disagrees: Donald Tusk

EU won't accept UK Brexit offer if Ireland disagrees: Donald Tusk

"If the UK offer is unacceptable for Ireland, it will also be unacceptable for the EU," Tusk said.

Dec 01, 2017, 23:07 PM IST
EU parliament says 'more progress needed' for Brexit deal

EU parliament says 'more progress needed' for Brexit deal

"Considerable problems remain, which pose a fundamental question as to whether sufficient progress has been achieved," European Parliament Brexit coordinator Guy Verhofstadt wrote to EU negotiator Michel Barnier.

Nov 29, 2017, 23:50 PM IST
Irish deputy PM resigns, averting election threat

Irish deputy PM resigns, averting election threat

Ireland`s deputy PM agreed to resign on Tuesday, broadcaster RTE reported.

Nov 28, 2017, 17:51 PM IST
Ireland's Deputy Prime Minister resists calls to resign

Ireland's Deputy Prime Minister resists calls to resign

Last week Fitzgerald faced questions in the Dáil (Irish parliament) over an email she was sent by former Garda Commissioner, Noirín O'Sullivan,

Nov 28, 2017, 08:20 AM IST

Irish Oppn leader submits no-confidence motion against govt

 

Fianna Fail leader Micheal Martin warned that elections loomed if Deputy Prime Minister Frances Fitzgerald did not step down.

Nov 24, 2017, 17:19 PM IST
Gerry Adams to step down in end of an era for Irish nationalism

Gerry Adams to step down in end of an era for Irish nationalism

Sinn Fein`s Gerry Adams, a pivotal figure in the political life of Ireland for almost 50 years, said on Saturday he will step down as party leader and complete a generational shift in the former political wing of the Irish Republican Army (IRA).

Nov 19, 2017, 08:43 AM IST
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
Woman marries pet pooch after giving up on men, to celebrate eighth years of togetherness

Woman marries pet pooch after giving up on men, to celebrate eighth years of togetherness

An Irish woman, who gave all her hope on men and decided to marry her dog, is all set to celebrate her eighth wedding anniversary with her pet pooch. 

Oct 11, 2017, 09:22 AM IST

Foreign tourists labelled 'braid-choppers' rescued in J&K

A group of foreign tourists who were being threatened by a mob here on Sunday after being labelled "braid-choppers" were rescued, police said.

Oct 08, 2017, 20:58 PM IST