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Ireland to hold abortion referendum at end of May, PM says

The referendum has been supported by both the Irish parliament's lower and upper houses.

Irish PM wants ‘Norway-plus’ Brexit deal with UK

However, the agreement that Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar is pushing for has no precedent.

‘We must question our views’: Irish opposition leader backs abortion reform

Micheál Martin, leader of Fianna Fáil, has declared his support for changes to Ireland's abortion laws.

Northern Ireland to launch new bid to restore devolved government

The governments of the UK and Ireland will set up a round of talks between Northern Ireland's main political parties to prevent a return to direct rule of the region by the UK.

Ryanair annual passenger growth was slowest since 2014

This after the budget airline had to cancel thousands of flights to cope with a staffing crunch among pilots.

Scottish revival makes for mouth-watering Six Nations

Scotland's rapid improvement has led to the upcoming Six Nations being one of the most hotly-contested in recent years.

Irish government on verge of collapse in spat over deputy PM

The government of Ireland could soon collapse if Fianna Fáil breaks the terms of its deal.

Izham Ismail is Malaysia Airlines’ new boss

Malaysia Airlines says Izham, who is currently chief operating officer, will assume the role of group CEO on Dec 1 after Peter Bellew resigned to rejoin Ryanair.

M’sian students in UK, Ireland moot declaration on their rights

The proposal seeks to create a declaration for Malaysian students to conduct their activities and discourses without fear of ‘repercussion’.

UKECash: The high price of intellectual discussion

The United Kingdom and Eire Council of Malaysian Students has neither leadership nor relevance as it claims, judging by the way it spends money.

The big picture of UKEC

The United Kingdom and Eire Council of Malaysian Students (UKEC) is not concerned about politics but about nation-building in general.

FIFA take action against Ireland for political symbol

A FIFA spokesperson confirmed proceedings had been opened against the FAI, adding: "We cannot comment further at this stage nor speculate on any outcome."

Star Wars filming brings crowds to Irish beauty spot

Episode VIII in the saga is scheduled for release in December 2017.