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#Around The World

# around-the-world - Saturday 14 October, 2017

Henshaw, Connellan, Sheehan: how three friends from a little Irish town made sports careers around the world

From Leinster to Luton and St Kilda, Coosan’s finest have come a long way from kickabouts in the back garden.

# around-the-world - Monday 18 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Scottish man cycles around world in 79 days, setting new world record Phileas Fogg

Scottish man cycles around world in 79 days, setting new world record

Mark Beaumont smashed the previous record of 123 days.

# around-the-world - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

All-Ireland semi-finals and finals to be streamed live and worldwide on Facebook

TG4 and the LGFA will stream a total of seven championship fixtures on Facebook Live for the first time.

# around-the-world - Friday 12 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Take a look at more of the amazing photos competing for National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year Around The World

Take a look at more of the amazing photos competing for National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year

The 2017 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year contest is accepting entries.

# around-the-world - Monday 27 March, 2017

From The Daily Edge This story of a 90-year-old Dublin grandad cooking a fry for his granddaughter has gone global on Reddit Meet Dessie

# around-the-world - Monday 25 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie This solar-powered plane is nearing the end of a historic trip Around The World

This solar-powered plane is nearing the end of a historic trip

The plane will soon become the first solar-powered airplane to circle the globe without using fuel.

# around-the-world - Sunday 3 July, 2016

From The Daily Edge Mastering the Coke and Fanta yoyos was one of Irish childhood's key skills Walk The Dog

# around-the-world - Friday 22 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Irish TV is going global after a deal with one of the world's biggest companies Around The World

Irish TV is going global after a deal with one of the world's biggest companies

The station, aimed at the Irish diaspora, will be accessible worldwide through smart TVs and devices.

# around-the-world - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 50% more people were executed last year than in 2014 Death Penalty

50% more people were executed last year than in 2014

Amnesty International has said that 1,634 people were executed in 25 countries last year.

# around-the-world - Monday 4 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie The Panama Papers have already caused massive political disturbance Panama Papers

The Panama Papers have already caused massive political disturbance

The leaked documents from Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca have sent shock waves around the world.

# around-the-world - Saturday 2 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie The Irish organisation that made gains for the children of priests in 2015 Coping International

The Irish organisation that made gains for the children of priests in 2015

Coping International has received commitments from the Catholic hierarchy around the world over the past year.

# around-the-world - Monday 21 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Here's what alcohol preferences look like around the world Mine's A Schooner

Here's what alcohol preferences look like around the world

They’re fond of a cold brew in the US, but spirits dominate in Asia.

# around-the-world - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

Connacht set off on Russian expedition without internationals Henshaw and White

Pat Lam’s men begin their 12,000km round journey this evening.

# around-the-world - Sunday 18 October, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Here are 14 amazing places around the world to go camping this autumn Get Out There

# around-the-world - Monday 31 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie An Irish group has made the Catholic Church acknowledge Filipino children fathered by priests Coping International

An Irish group has made the Catholic Church acknowledge Filipino children fathered by priests

The group has already reached a similar agreement with the Catholic church in Ireland.

# around-the-world - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

From Beijing to the USA and potentially back with the Dubs footballers in 2015

Paul Mannion may return to Jim Gavin’s squad.

# around-the-world - Sunday 3 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Bit of an animal? 25 places to go partying before you die YOLO

Bit of an animal? 25 places to go partying before you die

How many of these can you tick off your list?

# around-the-world - Friday 3 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Here are the other countries where it's hard to buy alcohol today Good Dryday

Here are the other countries where it's hard to buy alcohol today

While these countries take measures on Good Friday – they’re not quite as restrictive as here.

# around-the-world - Sunday 29 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie How many of the 10 most popular travel destinations have you been to? Around The World

# around-the-world - Saturday 28 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge Three Irish lads are driving from Nenagh to Beijing for their friend’s wedding Miles And Miles

Three Irish lads are driving from Nenagh to Beijing for their friend’s wedding

They’re doing it all for charity, because they’re great sports.

# around-the-world - Monday 9 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Solar-powered plane takes off on historic flight around the world Solar Impulse

Solar-powered plane takes off on historic flight around the world

The Solar Impulse 2 is expected to take 25 days to fly the mammoth journey.

# around-the-world - Sunday 1 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 11 places that have the same name in Britain and America but look very different Spot The Difference

11 places that have the same name in Britain and America but look very different

A rose by any other name would smell as sweet…

# around-the-world - Thursday 26 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie An 'America's Next Top Model' contestant has been killed in a triple murder United States

An 'America's Next Top Model' contestant has been killed in a triple murder

Mirijana Puhar was killed along with two others in North Carolina on Tuesday.

# around-the-world - Thursday 25 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Pope Francis: "Truly there are so many tears this Christmas" Around The World

Pope Francis: "Truly there are so many tears this Christmas"

Pope Francis’s first Christmas message has been delivered.

# around-the-world - Friday 28 November, 2014

From Business ETC Most people around the world think the internet is a human right Human Rights

Most people around the world think the internet is a human right

This comes as part of a new study by the Centre for International Governance Innovation.

# around-the-world - Friday 3 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie In from the cold: international ideas for dealing with homelessness Global

In from the cold: international ideas for dealing with homelessness

Utah has a very simple idea – give homeless people homes.

# around-the-world - Monday 2 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie A plane powered entirely by the sun is a step closer to doing a round-the-world trip next year Solar Power

A plane powered entirely by the sun is a step closer to doing a round-the-world trip next year

Solar Impulse 2 carried out a flight lasting two hours and 15 minutes, half an hour longer than scheduled, its German test pilot Markus Scherdel said.

# around-the-world - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Travel the world in three minutes with these amazing 360 degree selfies Beautiful World

Travel the world in three minutes with these amazing 360 degree selfies

WARNING: This video will make you REALLY want to pack it all in and go travelling.

# around-the-world - Saturday 12 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Around the world: 30 months. 25 countries. 0 flights Not Leaving On A Jet Plane

Around the world: 30 months. 25 countries. 0 flights

Irish man Niall Doherty travelled across the Pacific Ocean on a cargo ship.

# around-the-world - Friday 3 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Man continues quest to visit every Nando's in the world Hiya Chicken

Man continues quest to visit every Nando's in the world

Can you hear the drums for Nando’s?…

# around-the-world - Thursday 22 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge Comedian Skypes his way around the world Brring Brring

Comedian Skypes his way around the world

Mark Malkoff asked people in 162 countries what they wanted. The results are great.

# around-the-world - Thursday 9 May, 2013

From The Daily Edge 16 of the cleverest ads from around the world Very Clever Indeed

16 of the cleverest ads from around the world

One of them is horrifying. See if you can figure out which one.

# around-the-world - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Duo take Nike's money, spend it on round-the-world trip Work Can Wait This post contains videos

VIDEO: Duo take Nike's money, spend it on round-the-world trip

Max Joseph and Casey Neistat were given cash by Nike to make a film. They spent it travelling until the money ran out.