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Records tumble as Afghan cricket legend grows

Afghanistan are preparing to take part in the 10-team World Cup in England and Wales from May 30.

Khan hat-trick seals Afghanistan T20 sweep against Ireland

The two teams will now play five one-day internationals starting Thursday followed by a one-off Test at the same venue, which is Afghanistan's adopted home ground.

UK will push options to Brexit backstop for future trading

The EU has made it clear that it will not reopen the Brexit withdrawal agreement, including the backstop, and it will not accept alternative arrangements.

Ireland expresses ‘frustration’ at Brexit deal delay

Ireland's Simon Coveney is frustrated over the fact that Ireland still doesn't know 'what the British government is actually asking for to actually get this deal ratified'.

Ireland under pressure over border plans for no-deal Brexit

EU diplomats and officials dealing with Brexit admit it is impossible to set up full border controls overnight.

With two months to Brexit, cracks form on Irish border

Both Dublin and Brussels have been loath to spell out the implications of having to carry out EU customs and regulations checks on what would become the bloc's new frontier.

Irishman Lowry wins see-saw Abu Dhabi battle

It is Lowry's first win since the World Golf Championship-Bridgestone Invitational in August 2015 and he is expected to rise to number 40 in the world ranking from his current 75.

Brexit sends Britons seeking Irish passports up 22% in 2018

Anybody born in the Irish Republic or Northern Ireland, or with an Irish parent or grandparent, is entitled to an Irish passport.

May’s Brexit deal can get through parliament

Parliament is deeply divided, with both supporters and opponents of Brexit opposed to May's deal.

Whisky sour? Rare or fake Scotch exposed by carbon-dating

Researchers look at minute levels of radiocarbon absorbed by the barley used to make Scotland's flagship export to determine its age.

Brexit no-deal would have ‘severe’ impact on Ireland

A no-deal Brexit would potentially involve severe macroeconomic, trade and sectoral impacts for Ireland.

Brexit tidak akan dirunding semula, kata EU kepada Britain

Para pemimpin Kesatuan Eropah kini berkumpul di Brussels seperti biasa bagi menghadiri sidang kemuncak 2 hari.

Irish parliament votes to legalise abortion

The new legislation permits terminations to be carried out up to 12 weeks of pregnancy.

Ireland footballing icon Keane hangs up boots

Keane, who replaces Roy Keane (no relation) in the role after the latter and manager Martin O'Neill were fired last week, captained Ireland for a decade.

Brexit deal under fire as critics gather in Belfast on EU...

DUP deputy leader Nigel Dodds warned May that she must abandon her proposal for a so-called backstop arrangement for Northern Ireland.

Ireland part company with O’Neill and Keane

The highlight of O'Neill's tenure was leading Ireland to the 2016 European Championship, where they progressed to the last 16 after a group stage win over Italy.

Rusty Irish edge Argentina but at a cost

Although Ireland beat Argentina 28-17, Sean O'Brien, Kieran Marmion, and Robbie Henshaw all suffered injuries.

UK PM draws fury of Northern Irish allies over Brexit

The Times newspaper reported that May sent a five-page letter on Tuesday to the leaders of Northern Ireland's small Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) that props up her government.

Ireland votes to lift blasphemy ban

The legislation is largely obsolete and there have been no successful prosecutions since the Irish state was established.

Earls commits to Ireland with contract extension

Keith Earls signed a two-year contract extension with Munster and Ireland.

Sinead O’Connor peluk Islam, laung azan dalam Twitter

Sinead mengumumkan meninggalkan agama Kristian Katolik dan memeluk Islam.

Wilson magic inspires Wales to win against Ireland

In the opening stages in Dublin, Giggs's young side were a pale shadow of the team that ripped apart Ireland in Cardiff last month, with Real Madrid forward Bale and Arsenal midfielder Ramsey among the goals.

Bale withdraws from Wales squad to rest groin injury

Gareth Bale, who will miss Wales's Nations League game against Ireland, will be replaced by Gwion Edwards.

Brexit talks in crisis over Irish border ahead of crunch summit

The EU's suggestion would see Northern Ireland remain aligned with Brussels' rules, thus varying from the rest of the United Kingdom.