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Ireland

# ireland - Saturday 19 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Can you spot Ireland in this beautiful timelapse video of one family’s travels? Magical
From TheJournal.ie Ten houses built in 24 hours? All is possible with 3D printing Diy

Ten houses built in 24 hours? All is possible with 3D printing

A Chinese company printed the houses out of recycled material.

From TheJournal.ie Why women love Sheryl Sandberg: ‘She just makes sense’ Cult Status

Why women love Sheryl Sandberg: ‘She just makes sense’

The billionaire was in town this week and the crowd loved her. But what makes Sheryl Sandberg the rock star of the business world.

Derryman Eunan O’Kane making a splash at Bournemouth

With four games to go in the Championship, Bournemouth sit just two points off Reading in the final play-off spot.

# ireland - Friday 18 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie No, it’s not an Easter apparition. This face of Jesus in a field in Drogheda is art Not The Messiah

No, it’s not an Easter apparition. This face of Jesus in a field in Drogheda is art

The portrait covers two acres and was created using fertiliser to help bring out the image from the surrounding grass.

From TheJournal.ie Jillian Godsil to run in European elections after scrapping of law barring bankruptees Election 2014

Jillian Godsil to run in European elections after scrapping of law barring bankruptees

At the end of February Jillian Godsil was declared bankrupt in Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Does religion play a negative role in our society? 36% of Irish people think so Influence

Does religion play a negative role in our society? 36% of Irish people think so

Older people are far more positive towards the role of religion in society.

Nucifora to bring ‘greater alignment across all areas’ of Irish rugby

The Australian’s newly-created position was born in a post-2011 Rugby World Cup review by the IRFU.

From TheJournal.ie Waiting game at the Anglo trial: ‘You never can guess when a jury will make up their mind’ Anglo Trial

Waiting game at the Anglo trial: ‘You never can guess when a jury will make up their mind’

The spotlight over the past seven days was on the seven women and five men who were to decide whether to convict three of Ireland’s former bankers on charges relating to illegal loans.

# ireland - Thursday 17 April, 2014

‘Winning World Cups is achievable’ – Nucifora says Ireland cannot limit ambition

The IRFU’s newly-appointed Performance Director wants to see more young Irish players in first-team action.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland likely to be less than 1% over end of year milk quota Farmers

Ireland likely to be less than 1% over end of year milk quota

This is the last year the Irish dairy sector will be unbound by quota restrictions.

From TheJournal.ie “Ambitious” and “powerful” new children’s policy welcomed Brighter Futures

“Ambitious” and “powerful” new children’s policy welcomed

The framework sets out a number of commitments for making life better in Ireland for children.

From TheJournal.ie Funding of €15m to provide school book rental schemes for 400 schools Rentals

Funding of €15m to provide school book rental schemes for 400 schools

The Minister for Education said the new funding will benefit all primary schools who currently operate a school book rental scheme.

From Business ETC Sandberg: ‘If you want to do something nice for your wife, don’t buy flowers, do the laundry’ LEAN IN

Sandberg: ‘If you want to do something nice for your wife, don’t buy flowers, do the laundry’

Sheryl Sandberg talks gender equality, women leaning in, asking for raises and not being afraid to be ambitious.

# ireland - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge 18 things everyone remembers about Irish primary school tours EVERYBODY BACK ON THE BUS

18 things everyone remembers about Irish primary school tours

Sweets for breakfast, lunch AND dinner.

# ireland - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge 15 people you’ll always meet at an Irish wedding Irish Weddings
From TheJournal.ie ‘Good drying’ today says Met Eireann as temperatures reach 17 degrees Celsius Sunshine And Happiness

Pro12 title and Argentina tour now the targets for Leinster’s Mike McCarthy

The Ireland international lock is enjoying working under Matt O’Connor with his province.

# ireland - Monday 14 April, 2014

New Connacht signing Bundee Aki is forthright in targeting Irish caps

‘Hopefully when the time is right and if I’m playing good footy, I can play for the Ireland international team.’

‘He’s almost got eyes on the back of his head’ – Schmidt pushing Bowe to next level

The Ulster wing has hit the 30 mark, but insists there is always scope for improvement amidst the competition out wide.

# ireland - Sunday 13 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie 50 friends swim in 17 counties over 38 hours for “loyal and fun” friend in a coma Swim For Pádraig

50 friends swim in 17 counties over 38 hours for “loyal and fun” friend in a coma

Pádraig Schaler was injured when he was knocked off his bike at Cape Cod. His friends are raising money to help his parents pay for his treatment.

# ireland - Saturday 12 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Getting counselling but want to keep it private? You better pay in cash Cash Or Card This post contains a poll

Getting counselling but want to keep it private? You better pay in cash

Looking after your mental health but want to keep it private. We ask, should it be hidden from your bank statements?

# ireland - Friday 11 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge American choir girls sing haunting version of The Parting Glass in Derry bar Goosepimples

O’Mahony in buoyant mood after surgery, will help Munster’s analysis team — Penney

The head coach urged his captain not to rush his return to competitive rugby and instead focus on ‘getting himself right for the long term.’

Dunne not ready to retire but looks set to miss Ireland’s summer series

He may be in the latter stages of his career but the Dubliner has promised to make himself available to Martin O’Neill.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Will you be holidaying in Ireland this year? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you be holidaying in Ireland this year?

Tourists love us, and want to keep coming back – but will you be staying here for your 2014 holidays?

# ireland - Thursday 10 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Take Two: The Queen and Martin McGuinness shake hands at Windsor Elizabeth II

Take Two: The Queen and Martin McGuinness shake hands at Windsor

It’s the second time they’ve shaken hands — and therefore implicitly less historic this time around. Still though…

From TheJournal.ie Archbishop Diarmuid Martin caught up with Pope Francis today in Rome Having The Chats

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin caught up with Pope Francis today in Rome

While attending a conference on human trafficking, the Pope was presented with a t-shirt which said “Turn Back Crime”.

Ireland move one step closer to Test cricket with new competition

The ICC Board met in Dubai to discuss the proposal.

Brady itching to put back on green jersey after O’Neill phone call

The 22-year-old believes it is time for him to claim a regular role in the Ireland team.

SNAPSHOT: Fan sends Brian O’Driscoll and Ireland some kicking advice

Ireland’s struggles to place-kick from the right-hand side of the pitch appear to have been solved.

# ireland - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Michael D Higgins hopes England ‘go all the way’ at the World Cup Brazil 2014

Michael D Higgins hopes England ‘go all the way’ at the World Cup

The President made his remarks to some 700 people who attended a gala dinner in London at the end of day two of his historic State visit to the UK.

From The Daily Edge David Hasselhoff is selling his Knight Rider KITT car KITT And Kaboodle

David Hasselhoff is selling his Knight Rider KITT car

His beloved 80s TV companion could be yours, for a price.

From TheJournal.ie Whiskey’s going to be bringing a lot of dosh to Ireland over the next 10 years… In High Spirits

Whiskey’s going to be bringing a lot of dosh to Ireland over the next 10 years…

15 new distilleries are to be developed across Ireland over the next decade, plus an Irish Whiskey Association has been set up.

From Business ETC Enda and Dave on tour: Taoiseach suggests joint trade mission with Cameron State Visit

Enda and Dave on tour: Taoiseach suggests joint trade mission with Cameron

Enda Kenny told business leaders in London that he discussed the possibility of a joint trade mission with David Cameron at last night’s State banquet.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Bold gestures are necessary for a genuinely inclusive Northern Ireland Opinion

Column: Bold gestures are necessary for a genuinely inclusive Northern Ireland

As President Michael D Higgins takes part in an historic trip to the UK, we should reflect on what other valuable gestures could help heal old wounds, writes David McCann.

From TheJournal.ie Irish emigrants sent €5.7 billion back from the UK over 30 years Remittances

Irish emigrants sent €5.7 billion back from the UK over 30 years

CSO data shows massive transfers from 1940-1970.

# ireland - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Urgup and Zermatt beat Dublin as go-to destinations in Europe Tripadvisor This post contains images

Urgup and Zermatt beat Dublin as go-to destinations in Europe

The rankings are based on Tripadvisor reviews of hotels, attractions, and restaurants in these areas.

Here’s why Megan Campbell is being called the new Rory Delap

Both Ireland’s goals came from the Raheny United defender and her bionic arms in the 3-2 defeat to Germany on Saturday.

Ireland Schools name exciting squad for FIRA U18 European Championships

Head coach Noel McNamara has retained the same players who earned a 26-6 win over Scotland recently.

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