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#Ireland

# ireland - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

From The Daily Edge Saoirse Ronan has praised SNL's 'sophisticated' female writing staff for that song on sexual harassment Welcome To Hell

# ireland - Monday 4 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Brexit breakthrough announcement expected as UK 'concedes' on border issues The Irish Question

Brexit breakthrough announcement expected as UK 'concedes' on border issues

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar is expected to make a statement at Government Buildings.

# ireland - Saturday 2 December, 2017

O'Driscoll hopes defensive improvement can lift Irish World Cup hopes BOD

O'Driscoll hopes defensive improvement can lift Irish World Cup hopes

The Ireland icon believes the gap between the southern and northern hemispheres has narrowed as the 2019 World Cup nears.

From TheJournal.ie From the Commons to 'little England', Brexit has put the Irish border firmly on the UK map Like It Or Lump It This post contains videos

From the Commons to 'little England', Brexit has put the Irish border firmly on the UK map

Some history classes may be required across the water.

# ireland - Friday 1 December, 2017

November gives Wootton irresistible scent of international rugby

The fruit of Ireland’s Exiles programme, the wing is determined to carry his excellent form through a pivotal December for Johann van Graan’s Munster.

# ireland - Thursday 30 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Ian Paisley Jr: 'We're leaving the EU and Ireland would be better off leaving with us' Soft Border

Ian Paisley Jr: 'We're leaving the EU and Ireland would be better off leaving with us'

“The focus now is on negotiations that will get us all a good Brexit,” the DUP MP said.

From TheJournal.ie 'I'm not going to name names...': Trump targets Ireland in tax reform speech Tax Reform

'I'm not going to name names...': Trump targets Ireland in tax reform speech

He described how Apple, among other companies, were keeping billions of dollars offshore.

# ireland - Tuesday 28 November, 2017

Here are the 2018 Six Nations fixtures for the Ireland Women and U20 teams

Both sides will finish off with games against England on St Patrick’s Day weekend.

'Nugget found it straight away': Leinster ready for bump from fired-up front rows

Leinster have a loosehead and a hooker eager to prove a point before the Six Nations rolls around.

# ireland - Monday 27 November, 2017

You can watch Ireland's World Cup qualifier live on Facebook tomorrow night WNT

You can watch Ireland's World Cup qualifier live on Facebook tomorrow night

Kick-off against the Netherlands is 7pm Irish time.

Ireland up to third in the world following November clean sweep

Ireland’s opening Six Nations opponent, France, have slipped to ninth.

The Rugby Show: Eddie O'Sullivan looks back on Ireland v Argentina

The former Ireland head coach joins Gavan Casey to look at the final November international.

All Blacks and Argentina back in town to face Ireland next November

Ireland will get a chance to measure themselves against the world’s best team less than a year out from the World Cup.

'It was a bit glum' after Argentina, but pack leaders will make Ireland a force in Six Nations

Experiments will be put on hold when Ireland regroup for an assault on the Six Nations.

# ireland - Sunday 26 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Ireland's first ever satellite could blast off as early as 2019 (and it might even have a little flag) Eirsat-1

Ireland's first ever satellite could blast off as early as 2019 (and it might even have a little flag)

Eirsat-1 will hitch a ride to the ISS before it’s released into space.

Joy Neville wins World Rugby Referee of the Year award to round off an incredible 2017

The former Ireland international refereed the final of the Women’s Rugby World Cup earlier this year.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should Ireland have a separate court to deal with mortgage arrears cases? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should Ireland have a separate court to deal with mortgage arrears cases?

Ten percent of home mortgage accounts in this country are in arrears.

Schmidt delivers on two fronts in November built on future promise

Though young Irish wings thrived through three Tests, it was impossible not to think where Simon Zebo might fit into it all.

# ireland - Saturday 25 November, 2017

Farrell to the fore and more talking points from Ireland's win over Argentina

Joe Schmidt’s men secured a hard-fought win at the Aviva Stadium.

Here's how we rated Ireland's players as they dominated Argentina at the Aviva

Jacob Stockdale dotted down twice while Rob Kearney also stood out for the hosts.

Stockdale shines again as Ireland put away Pumas

The Ulster wing grounded two more tries on his fourth cap to close out the November Test window.

As it happened: Ireland v Argentina, November internationals

Joe Schmidt’s side welcome the Pumas to the Aviva Stadium for their third and final November fixture.

No correlation to World Cup battles with Argentina, no getting away from them either

There was almost a feeling around the camp that people just wanted to go home’. 2015 was bad, but ’07 still hurts too.

# ireland - Friday 24 November, 2017

Pumas captain Creevy aiming for history with a first win in Dublin

Tomorrow’s visitors have lost each of their seven clashes against Ireland in Dublin, though it’s a different story at World Cups.

Not enough to just fit in, Rory Best demands a little leadership from James Ryan

The 21-year-old won’t be a passenger on his first senior start for Ireland.

'30,000 more people than I've ever played in front of before, a bit of a change-up'

Back on the big stage, Jacob Stockdale is determined to hit his marks from the start.

Aki already a critical component for 'destabilised' Ireland

“He brings energy but he also brings calm.”

# ireland - Thursday 23 November, 2017

Schmidt backs hard-working Byrne in Irish back-line light on caps

The efforts to create depth in this Ireland squad did not end with Fiji.

Henshaw hammer blow and more talking points from Ireland's XV to face Argentina

Adam Byrne has had to work hard for this opportunity.

Hamstrung Henshaw misses out on Argentina clash as Adam Byrne earns debut

Chris Farrell and Bundee Aki will form a centre partnership with two caps’ worth of experience.

'I keep quite calm, I need to': Devin Toner rises above it all

Ireland’s most consistent presence doesn’t expend energy getting himself to the right emotional pitch.

# ireland - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

From The Daily Edge Love Actually, the Back to the Future trilogy and Miracle on 34th Street are all on Netflix this Christmas Simply Having

# ireland - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Furlong's camera skills much improved since Ireland's RWC exit, but not as much as his rugby

It turns out Tadhg Furlong wasn’t ‘vlogging’ Ireland’s World Cup exit to Argentina as a fan.

Post-training headaches still keeping Jared Payne out of rugby

‘What we are doing is trying to make sure the welfare of Jared is foremost.’

Execution, not entertainment essential as Stander preps for Pumas

‘Supporters go to the game because they love the game. It does not matter if it is a fast or slow game.’

# ireland - Monday 20 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Ireland and the EU were standing side-by-side in making Brexit demands on the UK today New Kids On The Bloc

Ireland and the EU were standing side-by-side in making Brexit demands on the UK today

Michel Barnier, however, says the UK will be rewarded if it makes progress.

The outrageous talent of Nemani Nadolo and more of the weekend's highlights November Tests This post contains videos

The outrageous talent of Nemani Nadolo and more of the weekend's highlights

In case you didn’t watch every minute of rugby going at the weekend, here’s a sampler.

Valuable experience, but back to the waiting game for Ireland's up-and-comers

The Pro14 returns this week and many of the team who defeated Fiji will find themselves back in provincial colours.

Schmidt braced for battle with 'frustrated' foe Argentina

The head coach says the 2015 World Cup quarter-final defeat won’t play a part in Ireland’s motivation this week, but he will have to look back to the clash.

# ireland - Sunday 19 November, 2017

Farrell 'shook' by tough debut Test, but hungry for plenty more

The Clogher Valley kid gave his club a very special occasion to celebrate this weekend.