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Republic held by Denmark in dour stalemate

Ireland is without a win in their last four competitive matches.

Giggs expects Bale to miss Ireland clash

Wales coach Ryan Giggs expects Gareth Bale to miss the team's Nations League clash against Ireland because of a groin injury.

Ireland passes law putting cancer warnings on alcohol

Ministers say the bill, the first in Ireland to address alcohol as a public health issue, will help save lives.

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EU’s Barnier says Brexit deal “within reach” next week

the Commission also looked at preparations among the 27 states for a no-deal scenario on Wednesday, discussing multiple disruptions that would ensue, including customs checks and duties kicking in immediately on all imports and exports.

EU grudgingly accepts no-deal Brexit would still include some deals

The future customs border is the key point of contention as the sides differ over how to avoid installing border checks between Ireland and Britain's province of Northern Ireland, fearing an upset to the island's Good Friday peace agreement.

May challenges EU as Brexit talks hit “impasse”

At a summit in Austria on Thursday, EU leaders rejected May's "Chequers" plan, saying she needed to give ground on trade and customs arrangements for the UK border with Ireland.

Ireland play out Poland draw after Keane controversy

Despite the controversy surrounding Ireland assistant coach Roy Keane's actions towards Jonathan Walters and Harry Arter, Ireland were able to shrug it off and draw 1-1 against Poland.

Ireland, UK may submit joint bid to host 2030 World Cup

MOSCOW: Ireland and the United Kingdom may submit a joint bid to host the 2030 FIFA World Cup, Sputnik reported, quoting local media. England’s Football...

Bale leads Giggs’s Wales squad for Ireland, Denmark games

Gareth Bale will continue to be the star of Ryan Giggs's Wales team, which is due to play matches against Ireland and Denmark.

Pope says will not respond to allegations of abuse cover-up

Francis said he would "not say one word" on the 11-page document, in which a former Vatican official says Francis should resign.

Pope begs forgiveness for ‘state of shame’ inflicted on Ireland

Years of sexual abuse scandals have shattered the credibility of the Church which four decades ago dominated Irish society.

In Ireland Pope begs forgiveness for ‘betrayal’ of Church abuse

Francis says he will seek a greater commitment to eliminating this 'scourge'.

Pope faces calls for action over abuse ‘shame’ in Ireland

The pope later held an hour and a half meeting with victims of abuse at the hands of clergy or in Church-run institutions.

Pope says church shamed by ‘repugnant’ Irish abuse

Francis asked that Ireland would not forget "the powerful strains of the Christian message" that have sustained it in the past, and can continue to do so in the future.

Litany of Catholic abuse scandals in Ireland

As Pope Francis prepares to meet some victims during a visit to Ireland this weekend, his first as pontiff, here are the most prominent abuse cases to come to light.

Afghanistan thrash Ireland to seal T20 series

Ireland faltered with the bat as they were bowled out for just 79 in response to Afghanistan's 160 for eight.

Pope to meet sexual abuse victims during Ireland trip

The trip would remain focused on the family but that the pope would have many opportunities to talk about sexual abuse while in Ireland.

Irish strikes see Ryanair slashing Dublin-based fleet by 20%

The airline said on Wednesday it will cut its Irish fleet by a fifth to 24 aircraft, blaming pilot walkouts for hurting bookings, air fares and consumer confidence in Irish flight schedules.

Ireland says UK Brexit plan a significant move in talks

Ireland is a key EU player in the Brexit talks as the border between it and Northern Ireland will be Britain's only land frontier with the EU and its status is proving a thorny issue.

Ireland to hold referendum on women’s role in the home

Article 41.2 of Ireland's constitution appears to dissuade Irish women from full-time employment.

India stroll to series win over Ireland

It was the joint second highest winning margin in a Twenty 20 international and set India up nicely for tougher games against England.

Bring on England, says Kohli after Ireland rout

India completed the formality of a 2-0 win in Ireland on Friday with their biggest ever T20 victory, by 143 runs.

Could Ireland really refuse to build a border after Brexit?

Speaking privately, one senior European official suggested the Irish should take a more measured approach or risk embarrassment if talks collapsed.