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Photographer captures murmuration of starling birds form into shape of a giant bird
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UK and Ireland back bid for 2030 World Cup
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Joint bid from UK and Ireland to host 2030 World Cup receives Government backing
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UK & Ireland back bid for 2030 World Cup
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Fireball that lit up UK skies likely to be piece of asteroid
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First travellers released from UK hotel quarantine
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Irish Paralympic archer training at home targets Tokyo Games
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Black Lives Matter campaigner teaching Irish dance classes online
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The power of music during lockdown
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Waterford great-grandmother gets Covid jab from her GP
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Irish PM: 70% of new cases 'from UK variant'
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First guests to check in to quarantine hotels for 10-day stay
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Ireland suffer another Six Nations against France
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Giant Irish wolfhound cries out after reuniting with its owners
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Non-essential travellers crossing Irish border face fines
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Travellers at Heathrow Airport react to new hotel quarantine
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Travellers at Heathrow Airport react to hote quarantine
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Coronavirus: Countries on the UK 'red list'
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Cleverly defends hotel quarantine delay
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Police on the beat as European feelgood dance challenge goes viral
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Irish teenager who racially abused Ian Wright escapes criminal conviction
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PM on Northern Ireland Protocol: We will do everything we need to do
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Gove: EU actions over Irish border 'eroded' trust
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Six Nations 2021: Captain Johnny Sexton convinced Ireland are on the right trajectoryJohnny Sexton says he has never been more confident that Ireland are moving in the right direction after their 48-10 win over Italy
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Italy 10-48 Ireland: Improved Irish cruise to easy win in RomeIreland run in six tries to claim a much-needed first win of this year's Six Nations in a one-sided contest against a poor Italy
Six Nations 2021: Johnny Sexton returns as Ireland make seven changes for ItalyJohnny Sexton returns to captain Ireland in Saturday's Six Nations game in Rome as the side shows seven changes from the France defeat.
'Frustration' as Ireland's vaccine programme lags behind UK"It is very frustrating", admits Dr Laura Malone. "At the moment we don't have any vaccine."
Six Nations: France without five players for Scotland game after fresh coronavirus testsFive of the French side who started the Six Nations win over Ireland will miss the match with Scotland next Sunday after testing positive for Covid-19.
Hunt on to find British or Irish astronaut to go to the moonThe hunt is on for the next cohort of European Space Agency (ESA) astronauts to take part in upcoming missions, including manned missions to the moon in the 2020s and 2030s.
Ireland 13-15 France: France make it two out of two while Ireland remain without a winFrance beat Ireland 15-13 in Sunday's game in Dublin to move top of the Six Nations table with two wins from two.
Scotland v Wales: Louis Rees-Zammit 'fanboyed over Alun Wyn Jones'Wales wing Louis Rees-Zammit on how he has settled into the squad and taken steps to improve his game after scoring his first Six Nations try against Ireland.
Six Nations 2021: Johnny Sexton responds to 'inaccurate' concussion claims by French doctorIreland captain Johnny Sexton hits back at comments from a French neurologist who speculated over his history of concussion.
No bacon and sausages? British expats face empty shelves as UK supermarkets battle Brexit red tapeA British-owned supermarket chain supplying expats in Belgium with a taste of home is being forced to turn to Irish companies because of difficulties getting goods from the UK since Brexit.
Six Nations: Sexton defends Burns for crucial late missed touch in Ireland defeatIreland captain Johnny Sexton defends Billy Burns after his late missed touch helps Wales clinch a tense 21-16 Six Nations win.
Six Nations: Wales beat 14-man Ireland 21-16 in tense openerWales overcome 14-man Ireland to win a tense Six Nations opener in Cardiff.
Six Nations 2021: Tadhg Beirne try hands 14-man Ireland shock lead over WalesIreland's 14 men take a shock 13-6 lead over Wales in the Six Nations at the Principality Stadium as lock Tadhg Beirne forces the ball over for the opening try of the game.
Wales v Ireland: Captain Alun Wyn Jones back for Six Nations openerWales captain Alun Wyn Jones is passed fit to lead his side into the Six Nations opener against Ireland with wing Louis Rees-Zammit to make his tournament debut.
Row grows over post-Brexit NI protocol as Dublin says it 'won't be scrapped'The Irish government has said the post-Brexit Northern Ireland protocol is not going to be scrapped, despite calls from the DUP for it to be replaced.
Archbishop 'embarrassed' over role of church in mother and baby homes scandalThe head of the Catholic Church in Ireland has said he feels "embarrassed and guilty" over the "dark chapter" of the mother and baby homes scandal.
Thousands of relatives of N Ireland Troubles victims demand full investigation into violenceThousands of bereaved relatives have urged the British and Irish governments to open full investigations into the decades of violence known as The Troubles.
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How did Ireland find itself with the highest infection rate in the world?"The situation is the most serious that it's been since the start of the pandemic in Ireland."
Six Nations 2021: French government demands coronavirus plans before agreeing away gamesThe French government demands guarantees from England and Ireland before it allows its national team to travel for away Six Nations games.
9,000 children died at 'brutally misogynistic' homes for unmarried mothers in IrelandUnmarried mothers in Ireland faced a "brutally misogynistic culture" for decades, a minister has said after the publication of a report into the deaths of 9,000 children and babies.
Gary Wilson column: Ireland in Abu Dhabi bubble for UAE & Afghanistan seriesIreland wicketkeeper-batsman Gary Wilson on the side's first action since their win over England as they face the UAE and Afghanistan in Abu Dhabi.
Ryanair takes aim at 'draconian' COVID lockdowns as it slashes flightsRyanair has hit out at the UK and Irish governments for their handling of coronavirus vaccine roll-outs while slashing its flight schedules and passenger forecasts.
Britons must take COVID test before travelling to IrelandVisitors to Ireland will have to produce a negative COVID-19 test taken within the previous 72 hours, as the country's government brings in a raft of tough new restrictions.
UN member states, leaders welcome India, Ireland, Kenya, Mexico and Norway to UNSC
Indian flag raised at UNSC, envoy Trimurti says New Delhi to be voice of the developing worldThis is the 8th time India assumes membership at the UNSC. Along with India--Ireland, Kenya, Mexico and Norway also began 2-year term at the body.
Ireland cuts minimum distance between pub customers if food servedIreland has halved the minimum "social distance" between customers in pubs to 1 metre (3.2 feet) so long as other measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 are enforced, the government said on..
Mexico, India, Ireland, Norway elected to U.N. Security Council, one seat still openMexico, India, Ireland and Norway were elected to the United Nations Security Council on Wednesday, but the 193 U.N. member states must return on Thursday to continue voting to fill one more vacant..
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Factbox: Irish coalition sets out programme for governmentA coalition of Ireland's two dominant centre-right parties and the Green Party agreed a draft programme for government on Monday, pending approval by their respective members in coming weeks.
Irish coalition deal set to make Micheal Martin PM until end of 2022The head of Ireland's Fianna Fail party Micheal Martin is set to serve as the country's prime minister from late June until Dec. 15, 2022 according to the terms of a coalition agreement that must be..
Irish parties ink deal to bring Greens into new coalition governmentIreland's two dominant centre-right parties have agreed to form a coalition for the first time in a deal that will also put the Green Party at the centre of policymaking and end a political stalemate..
Irish parties reach deal on new government but it needs ratificationIreland's Fianna Fail, Fine Gael and Green parties struck a deal to form a new coalition government on Monday that if ratified by members will end a months-long stalemate and is expected to make Fianna..
Irish parties close in on coalition deal, leaders to meetIreland's Fianna Fail, Fine Gael and Green parties are on the cusp of forming a new coalition government after more than four months of deadlock, a member of one of the negotiating teams said on..
Two Northern Irishmen to be extradited over Vietnamese truck deathsTwo Northern Irishmen are set to be extradited to Britain to face manslaughter charges over the deaths of 39 Vietnamese people found in the back of a truck near London last year, Ireland's courts heard..
Factbox: Ireland's phased plan to ease coronavirus lockdownIreland has announced a revised schedule for gradually re-opening the economy over the coming months, speeding the easing of coronavirus restrictions.
Ireland hopes to restart international travel later in the summerIreland is hopeful that it will be able to resume air travel to other European countries later in the summer, acting prime minister Leo Varadkar said on Friday.
'Summer is not yet lost', Irish PM backs air bridgesIreland hopes to be able to recommend the resumption of air travel with a select number of countries in a number of weeks, Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Thursday, telling prospective..
Ireland seeks health officials' backing to speed up reopening planIreland's government has proposed speeding up the reopening of parts of its economy to the country's top health officials and will make a decision on Friday, Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said.
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Spanish dig unearths human remains in hunt for Irish rebel lordSpanish archaeologists may have uncovered the final resting place of an Irish nobleman whose bloody 16th-century rebellion almost toppled Ireland's English rulers.
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