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# defence - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

Analysis: Added line speed moves Leinster's defence in positive direction
# Systems
# Systems

Analysis: Added line speed moves Leinster's defence in positive direction

May 28th 2014, 5:10 PM 9,813 Views 16 Comments

Using GIFs and screenshots, we examine how Matt O’Connor has gone about changing the Leinster ‘D’.

# defence - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

John Terry will be back playing for Chelsea next season at the Bridge
# Signed And Sealed
# Signed And Sealed

John Terry will be back playing for Chelsea next season at the Bridge

May 13th 2014, 5:27 PM 3,192 Views 13 Comments

The former England captain has signed a one-year extension to his contract.

# defence - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Frances Fitzgerald: From social worker to Justice Minister
# Background
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# Background

Frances Fitzgerald: From social worker to Justice Minister

May 8th 2014, 11:15 AM 21,638 Views 68 Comments

Here’s a profile of what you need to know about her background and political experience.

# defence - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Warning - Massed defences on the way in GAA this summer due to black card
# Trouble On The Horizon
# Trouble On The Horizon

Warning - Massed defences on the way in GAA this summer due to black card

May 7th 2014, 12:18 PM 4,690 Views 13 Comments

Louth manager Aidan O’Rourke is concerned at what lies ahead.

# defence - Friday 4 April, 2014

Stopping the offload and O'Mahony's breakdown work the keys for Munster
# View From France
# View From France

Stopping the offload and O'Mahony's breakdown work the keys for Munster

Apr 4th 2014, 6:30 AM 2,328 Views 0 Comments

Grenoble skills coach and former Munster scrum-half Mike Prendergast discusses the strengths of Toulouse.

# defence - Monday 17 March, 2014

Steve Bruce backs George Boyd over spitting accusations
# Defence
# Defence

Steve Bruce backs George Boyd over spitting accusations

Mar 17th 2014, 12:21 PM 4,227 Views 7 Comments

The Football Association have yet to decide if action will be taken against the pair as a result of the altercation.

# defence - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Analysis: France's counter-attack poses huge threat to Ireland's Six Nations dreams
# Analysis
# Analysis

Analysis: France's counter-attack poses huge threat to Ireland's Six Nations dreams

Mar 12th 2014, 5:00 PM 14,174 Views 26 Comments

This piece uses GIFs and videos to examine Les Bleus’ attacking ‘structure’ as well as their danger on the counter.

# defence - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

Analysis: Ireland's midfield holds the key to unlocking French defence
# Analysis
# Analysis

Analysis: Ireland's midfield holds the key to unlocking French defence

Mar 11th 2014, 4:18 PM 18,859 Views 39 Comments

We’ve cracked out the GIFs and videos to examine the defensive strengths and weaknesses of Philippe Saint-André’s men.

# defence - Monday 10 March, 2014

Security guard says Pistorius told him "everything is fine"
# Trial
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# Trial

Security guard says Pistorius told him "everything is fine"

Mar 10th 2014, 8:53 AM 17,645 Views 0 Comments

The murder trial moves into its second week in Pretoria.

# defence - Thursday 20 February, 2014

Analysis: Ireland can halt England’s attack with energy and organisation
# Analysis
# Analysis

Analysis: Ireland can halt England’s attack with energy and organisation

Feb 20th 2014, 9:30 PM 20,781 Views 22 Comments

Stuart Lancaster’s men will overpower the Irish defence if there is any let up in structure and work rate.

# defence - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

Analysis: England's aggressive defence can be broken down by Ireland
# Analysis
# Analysis

Analysis: England's aggressive defence can be broken down by Ireland

Feb 19th 2014, 6:33 PM 11,227 Views 15 Comments

With Stuart Lancaster’s men rushing up, there may be space for Ireland on the outside edges and in behind.

# defence - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

Kiss calls on replacements to do 'the right kind of damage' on organised England
# Finishing Strong
# Finishing Strong

Kiss calls on replacements to do 'the right kind of damage' on organised England

Feb 18th 2014, 6:00 PM 6,790 Views 6 Comments

This coaching team is determined to keep second half performances on the up.

# defence - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Cigarettes, peace, the Docklands... and everything else happening in Leinster House today
# Oireachtas Agenda
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# Oireachtas Agenda

Cigarettes, peace, the Docklands... and everything else happening in Leinster House today

Feb 6th 2014, 9:00 AM 4,267 Views 5 Comments

What’s are the folks on Kildare Street up to today? Well, you asked…

# defence - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Analysis: Munster's strength lies in defensive tight work
# Analysis
# Analysis

Analysis: Munster's strength lies in defensive tight work

Jan 14th 2014, 3:36 PM 4,889 Views 7 Comments

Rob Penney’s men were superb at the breakdown and in the tackle to suffocate Gloucester.

# defence - Saturday 11 January, 2014

US court upholds BP settlement for Gulf oil spill
# Gulf Of Mexico
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# Gulf Of Mexico

US court upholds BP settlement for Gulf oil spill

Jan 11th 2014, 11:15 AM 6,166 Views 7 Comments

The British energy giant reached a $7.8 billion settlement in 2012

# defence - Saturday 28 December, 2013

Haughey sought military advice on a common defence plan for Ireland and the UK
# State Papers
From TheJournal.ie
# State Papers

Haughey sought military advice on a common defence plan for Ireland and the UK

Dec 28th 2013, 7:30 AM 8,077 Views 17 Comments

State Papers show he planned to ‘bait’ Margaret Thatcher into talks on reunification using the plan.

# defence - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

Lennon: Celtic supporters best in the world
# Defence
# Defence

Lennon: Celtic supporters best in the world

Dec 11th 2013, 8:15 AM 1,940 Views 11 Comments

“We’ve had a few problems of late that the club are trying to deal with as swiftly as they can,” he said.

# defence - Saturday 23 November, 2013

'We're up for it': Ireland in steely mood before toughest Test
# Case For The Defence
# Case For The Defence

'We're up for it': Ireland in steely mood before toughest Test

Nov 23rd 2013, 1:32 PM 10,420 Views 25 Comments

Les Kiss is looking for a massive improvement after last week’s defensive horror show.

# defence - Thursday 21 November, 2013

Analysis: Ireland must cut out the defensive failings against All Blacks
# Analysis
# Analysis

Analysis: Ireland must cut out the defensive failings against All Blacks

Nov 21st 2013, 3:00 PM 8,866 Views 14 Comments

The Wallabies deserve credit for their ability to turn line-breaks into tries, but Ireland’s defence disappointed.

# defence - Monday 11 November, 2013

Analysis: Ireland’s defensive errors an area of concern
# Review
# Review

Analysis: Ireland’s defensive errors an area of concern

Nov 11th 2013, 9:30 PM 11,295 Views 17 Comments

Joe Schmidt’s men will have been disappointed to give up four clean line-breaks against Samoa.

# defence - Thursday 3 October, 2013

Defence Force personnel want an end to 21-year service limit
# Defence Forces
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# Defence Forces

Defence Force personnel want an end to 21-year service limit

Oct 3rd 2013, 10:14 PM 12,791 Views 92 Comments

The body which represents members of the Defence Forces says that mandatory retirement will cost the State €1.5 million a year.

# defence - Thursday 19 September, 2013

Enda Kenny: Our corporation tax is not in question from anyone, ok?
# Multinationals
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# Multinationals

Enda Kenny: Our corporation tax is not in question from anyone, ok?

Sep 19th 2013, 10:01 PM 5,235 Views 48 Comments

The Taoiseach has defended Ireland’s corporation tax regime against questions about ‘sweetheart’ deals for some US multinationals.

# defence - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

David Cameron defends Tottenham fans over 'Y-word'
# Defence
# Defence

David Cameron defends Tottenham fans over 'Y-word'

Sep 17th 2013, 9:16 PM 3,179 Views 4 Comments

The British PM says ‘there’s a difference between Spurs fans self-describing themselves as Yids and someone calling someone a Yid as an insult.’

More details of 'horrific' Washington Navy Yard shooting emerge
# USA
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# USA

More details of 'horrific' Washington Navy Yard shooting emerge

Sep 17th 2013, 8:00 AM 15,796 Views 67 Comments

Thirteen people, including the shooter Aaron Alexis, were killed during the incident.

# defence - Monday 16 September, 2013

Opinion: Why Stephen Ireland deserves sympathy rather than scorn
# Defence
# Defence

Opinion: Why Stephen Ireland deserves sympathy rather than scorn

Sep 16th 2013, 7:30 AM 4,973 Views 24 Comments

The Stoke City midfielder has this week suggested he is considering a return to the international set-up.

# defence - Friday 23 August, 2013

Wilshere slams 'ridiculous' Wenger criticism
# Defence
# Defence

Wilshere slams 'ridiculous' Wenger criticism

Aug 23rd 2013, 6:44 PM 2,660 Views 6 Comments

The club’s offers for Gonzalo Higuain, Wayne Rooney, Luis Suarez and Luiz Gustavo have all been snubbed this summer.

# defence - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

All eighteen sailors on Indian submarine that exploded feared dead
# Mumbai
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# Mumbai

All eighteen sailors on Indian submarine that exploded feared dead

Aug 14th 2013, 2:10 PM 5,552 Views 19 Comments

No signs of life have been found on board by divers who entered the vessel. A board of enquiry will investigate what happened.

# defence - Thursday 8 August, 2013

'Sean Cavanagh is a tremendous role model' - Séamus Hickey
# Defence
# Defence

'Sean Cavanagh is a tremendous role model' - Séamus Hickey

Aug 8th 2013, 10:32 PM 4,006 Views 10 Comments

The Limerick hurler said that no player should ever be “singled out” for cynical fouling.

# defence - Monday 15 July, 2013

Column: Is it time for the US to abandon the pipe dream of missile defence?
# Opinion
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# Opinion

Column: Is it time for the US to abandon the pipe dream of missile defence?

Jul 15th 2013, 7:30 PM 24 Views 37 Comments

While protect itself with the threat of using nuclear weapons is far from ideal, it is infinitely preferable to the situation in which the US has now found itself: chasing its tail over costly and ineffective missile technology, writes Jason Douglas.

# defence - Monday 24 June, 2013

5 talking points - Dublin v Kilkenny, Leinster SHC semi-final
# Comment
# Comment

5 talking points - Dublin v Kilkenny, Leinster SHC semi-final

Jun 24th 2013, 12:48 PM 2,545 Views 6 Comments

The sides finished all square yesterday in Portlaoise and get set to replay next Saturday.

# defence - Sunday 26 May, 2013

Trapattoni is one of the world's outstanding coaches - Hodgson
# Defence
# Defence

Trapattoni is one of the world's outstanding coaches - Hodgson

May 26th 2013, 11:09 AM 1,792 Views 2 Comments

The England manager has also warned supporters at Wembley against singing anti-IRA chants.

# defence - Wednesday 17 April, 2013

Benitez sticks to his guns at Chelsea
# UEFA Europa League
# UEFA Europa League

Benitez sticks to his guns at Chelsea

Apr 17th 2013, 8:00 AM 998 Views 0 Comments

The Spaniard insists resting his players, including Lampard and Terry, is crucial to their success.

# defence - Sunday 14 April, 2013

'I'm abiding by the rules,' insists Tiger Woods
# Defence
# Defence

'I'm abiding by the rules,' insists Tiger Woods

Apr 14th 2013, 2:13 PM 1,622 Views 5 Comments

A fast finish kept the penalty-hit American golfer in the Masters hunt.

# defence - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

US deploys missiles as North Korean army gets ‘final approval’ for nuclear attack
# North Korea
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# North Korea

US deploys missiles as North Korean army gets ‘final approval’ for nuclear attack

Apr 3rd 2013, 8:40 PM 28,800 Views 188 Comments

The Pentagon said this evening that the US remains “vigilant in the face of North Korean provocations” as it announced the deployment of the missile system.

# defence - Monday 18 March, 2013

'Can't leave your phone anywhere': Duffy denies pro-IRA tweet
# Defence
# Defence

'Can't leave your phone anywhere': Duffy denies pro-IRA tweet

Mar 18th 2013, 7:32 PM 5,303 Views 2 Comments

The Everton and Republic of Ireland defender this morning apologised for a late-night retweet from his phone.

# defence - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

Shatter: Ireland would consider sending more soldiers to Syrian border
# Syria
From TheJournal.ie
# Syria

Shatter: Ireland would consider sending more soldiers to Syrian border

Mar 12th 2013, 7:30 PM 8,443 Views 6 Comments

The Defence Minister, speaking at the beginning of a tour of Lebanon and Israel, said increased tension could lead to involvement of more peacekeepers at Golan Heights. Niamh Fleming-Farrell reports from Beirut.

# defence - Friday 8 March, 2013

Parental leave extended from 14 weeks to 18 weeks
# Parental Leave
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# Parental Leave

Parental leave extended from 14 weeks to 18 weeks

Mar 8th 2013, 10:12 PM 41,910 Views 73 Comments

Parents returning back to work from parental leave will also be allowed to request a change in their working hours or pattern.

# defence - Thursday 3 January, 2013

VIDEO: Harry Redknapp launches passionate defence of then-18-year-old Frank Lampard
# Looking Back
# Looking Back

VIDEO: Harry Redknapp launches passionate defence of then-18-year-old Frank Lampard

Jan 3rd 2013, 10:30 PM 3,522 Views 3 Comments

Join us for a trip down memory lane.

# defence - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

Cuts to Reserve Defence Force after Value for Money review
# Military
From TheJournal.ie
# Military

Cuts to Reserve Defence Force after Value for Money review

Nov 21st 2012, 8:31 AM 9,233 Views 79 Comments

Minister Alan Shatter has announced significant changes to the make up of the reservists.

# defence - Friday 26 October, 2012

Leinster’s Browne happy with second coming ahead of Cardiff test
# Pro12
# Pro12

Leinster’s Browne happy with second coming ahead of Cardiff test

Oct 26th 2012, 9:42 AM 631 Views 0 Comments

Stepping into the role left vacant by All Black Brad Thorn was never going to be easy but the 32-year-old has staked his claim.