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Pope Francis says church shamed by 'repugnant' Irish abuse

Pope Francis says church shamed by 'repugnant' Irish abuse

Francis arrived on Saturday for a highly charged visit to a society transformed since more than three-quarters of the population flocked to see Pope John Paul II in 1979 and beset by the kind of abuse scandals that have once more mired the Catholic Church in crisis.

Aug 25, 2018, 19:54 PM IST
India vs Ireland T-20: Gary Wilson says batting collapse disappointing

India vs Ireland T-20: Gary Wilson says batting collapse disappointing

A ruthless India demolished Ireland as spinners yet again tormented the hosts after an authoritative batting display by the visiting batsmen.

Jun 30, 2018, 15:09 PM IST
India defeat Ireland by 76 runs in opening Twenty-20 International

India defeat Ireland by 76 runs in opening Twenty-20 International

India set themselves up nicely for the sterner tests ahead with a dominant performance as they outclassed Ireland by a whopping 76 runs in the opening T20 International, in Dublin on Wednesday.

Jun 28, 2018, 00:17 AM IST
As it happened: India vs Ireland T-20

As it happened: India vs Ireland T-20

Sharma led the Indian batting lineup, scoring 97 off 61 balls, while Dhawan also hit 74 off 45 balls.

Jun 27, 2018, 20:12 PM IST
Virat Kohli poses with a little fan at airport before leaving for England tour, makes her day

Virat Kohli poses with a little fan at airport before leaving for England tour, makes her day

Indian Cricket Team Captain Virat Kohli is not an only good cricketer but also a good human being. He's always ready to give an autograph and taking the selfie anywhere. 

Jun 23, 2018, 16:54 PM IST
New Zealand's 17-year-old Amelia Kerr hits world record with 232* off 145 balls

New Zealand's 17-year-old Amelia Kerr hits world record with 232* off 145 balls

The 17-year-old became the youngest player to score an international double-hundred.  

Jun 13, 2018, 21:09 PM IST
New Zealand women hammer Ireland again by 306 runs

New Zealand women hammer Ireland again by 306 runs

New Zealand women overpowered their Irish counterparts by once more piling up a total in excess of 400 for another win by more than 300 runs in the second of three one-day internationals in Dublin on Sunday.

Jun 11, 2018, 11:14 AM IST
World Record: NZ women score mammoth 490/4 vs Ireland, highest ever in ODIs

World Record: NZ women score mammoth 490/4 vs Ireland, highest ever in ODIs

New Zealand women's cricket team posted the highest ever total in One-day cricket by scoring an incredible 490 for four against Ireland in the first match against Ireland in Dublin with skipper Suzie Bates leading from the front with a blistering 151-run knock.

Jun 09, 2018, 10:21 AM IST
Indonesia Open golf to start from July 12

Indonesia Open golf to start from July 12

The Indonesia Open, the countrys longest-running golf tournament, will be staged on the Asian Tour from July 12 to 15, the organisers announced on Friday.

Jun 08, 2018, 18:25 PM IST
How Indian dentist's death made Ireland end abortion ban after 'quiet revolution'

How Indian dentist's death made Ireland end abortion ban after 'quiet revolution'

Voters in the once deeply Catholic nation backed the change by two-to-one, a far higher margin than any opinion poll in the run up to the vote had predicted.

May 27, 2018, 09:28 AM IST
Ireland's Ed Joyce retires from cricket

Ireland's Ed Joyce retires from cricket

  Dual international Ed Joyce on Thursday announced his retirement from all forms of cricket less than a fortnight after realising his dream of playing a Test for Ireland.

May 24, 2018, 19:57 PM IST
Mohammad Amir proves his fitness as Pakistan draw final warm-up match

Mohammad Amir proves his fitness as Pakistan draw final warm-up match

Mohammad Amir appeared to prove his fitness as Pakistan drew their final warm-up match ahead of the start of their two-Test series against England.

May 21, 2018, 14:00 PM IST
Mohammad Amir injury 'concerns' Pakistan

Mohammad Amir injury 'concerns' Pakistan

Bowling coach Azhar Mahmood admitted Pakistan were "concerned" by Mohammad Amir's early exit from the third day's play against Ireland at Malahide just over a week before the start of a Test series with England.

May 14, 2018, 17:41 PM IST
England 'old boys' in Ireland squad for Pakistan

England 'old boys' in Ireland squad for Pakistan

Former England internationals Boyd Rankin and Ed Joyce were included in a 14-man Ireland squad named by coach Graham Ford on Friday for next week's inaugural Test against Pakistan.

May 04, 2018, 22:13 PM IST
Inzamam-ul-Haq optimistic about Pakistan's chances against England, Ireland

Inzamam-ul-Haq optimistic about Pakistan's chances against England, Ireland

Inzamam-ul-Haq, chief selector of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), has expressed optimism about his young side`s chances of thrashing England and Ireland in the coming Tests.

May 01, 2018, 12:07 PM IST
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

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