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Opinion: What photographing abandoned Ireland taught me about the country's past
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Opinion: What photographing abandoned Ireland taught me about the country's past

Nov 20th 2022, 1:00 PM 18,828 Views 4 Comments

An Post Irish Book Awards nominee Rebecca Brownlie writes about what she’s learned through taking photos of abandoned buildings.

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History in Hampden as Ireland clinch qualification for 2023 World Cup
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History in Hampden as Ireland clinch qualification for 2023 World Cup

Oct 11th 2022, 10:16 PM 31,869 Views 37 Comments

Amber Barrett was the goal-scoring hero against Scotland, sending Ireland to their first-ever major tournament.

'It would be my greatest achievement as a coach, a manager and a player'
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'It would be my greatest achievement as a coach, a manager and a player'

Sep 27th 2022, 12:00 PM 16,684 Views 2 Comments

Jim Crawford’s Ireland side are 90 minutes away from an unprecedented Euros qualification.

Anchor discovered off the coast of Suffolk may date from Roman times
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Anchor discovered off the coast of Suffolk may date from Roman times

Sep 26th 2022, 8:09 AM 19,994 Views 9 Comments

The wrought iron artefact was discovered during a seabed survey off the coast of Suffolk.

QUIZ: How well do you know these surprising overlaps in history?
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QUIZ: How well do you know these surprising overlaps in history?

Sep 10th 2022, 10:00 PM 50,883 Views 22 Comments

Frank Sinatra could’ve seen the first four seasons of Friends you know.

Quiz: How well do you know the end of the Cold War?
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Quiz: How well do you know the end of the Cold War?

Sep 3rd 2022, 10:00 PM 39,482 Views 17 Comments

Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this quiz.

History for Ciara Mageean as she breaks Sonia O'Sullivan's long-standing Irish record
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History for Ciara Mageean as she breaks Sonia O'Sullivan's long-standing Irish record

Sep 2nd 2022, 9:44 PM 57,583 Views 28 Comments

Her victory in the 1500m in the Diamond League in Brussels came in a time of three minutes 56.63 seconds.

Ireland secure historic World Cup play-off with victory over Finland
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# The Dream Continues

Ireland secure historic World Cup play-off with victory over Finland

Sep 1st 2022, 9:04 PM 37,890 Views 15 Comments

A record crowd of 6,952 watched on at Tallaght Stadium.

The death of Michael Collins and the what-ifs of Irish history
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The death of Michael Collins and the what-ifs of Irish history

Aug 22nd 2022, 7:00 AM 22,615 Views 19 Comments

The revolutionary-turned finance minister died aged just 32.

The Dublin All-Ireland winner who sparked Chelsea-Spurs rivalry, then became Ajax boss
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The Dublin All-Ireland winner who sparked Chelsea-Spurs rivalry, then became Ajax boss

Aug 14th 2022, 7:00 AM 22,928 Views 8 Comments

Jack Kirwan not only made his mark in GAA and English football at the turn of the 20th century, he also has a special place in the history books of the Dutch giants.

Bloody Friday: Taoiseach pays tribute to victims on 50th anniversary of 'devastating' bombings
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Bloody Friday: Taoiseach pays tribute to victims on 50th anniversary of 'devastating' bombings

Jul 21st 2022, 9:25 AM 12,795 Views 41 Comments

Nine people were killed and approximately 130 others were seriously injured on this day in 1972.

Croke Park silverware 'what it's all about' for Tailteann Cup finalists Cavan
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Croke Park silverware 'what it's all about' for Tailteann Cup finalists Cavan

Jul 7th 2022, 6:00 PM 3,305 Views 0 Comments

Oisin Kiernan and the Breffni county face Westmeath in Saturday’s inaugural decider.

Ireland U21s secure Euro play-off but boss Crawford insists 'job is far from over'
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Ireland U21s secure Euro play-off but boss Crawford insists 'job is far from over'

Jun 9th 2022, 7:56 PM 24,821 Views 13 Comments

Sweden’s draw with Italy means the Young Boys in Green can still qualify for the European U21 Championships automatically by winning in Ascoli on Tuesday.

'David Moyes told me what was best for me and I know I'll get the truth from him'
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'David Moyes told me what was best for me and I know I'll get the truth from him'

May 30th 2022, 11:00 PM 17,611 Views 1 Comment

The West Ham boss has been up front with Conor Coventry about his club future as the Ireland Under-21 captain eyes history on two fronts this week.

Here is the first-ever draw for the Tailteann Cup
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Here is the first-ever draw for the Tailteann Cup

May 16th 2022, 9:09 AM 31,753 Views 13 Comments

The action gets underway this coming weekend.

History made as record crowd of 91,648 watch Barcelona crush Wolfsburg
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History made as record crowd of 91,648 watch Barcelona crush Wolfsburg

Apr 22nd 2022, 9:19 PM 9,612 Views 1 Comment

Tonight’s women’s Champions League semi-final was a one-sided encounter.

Opinion: My journey to discover the San Francisco Tapes that held Ireland's lost WWII secrets
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Opinion: My journey to discover the San Francisco Tapes that held Ireland's lost WWII secrets

Apr 15th 2022, 9:00 PM 34,218 Views 7 Comments

Mark Mc Menamin writes about how he discovered the fascinating story of the hunt for the Ireland’s Nazi spies.

AIL Women's final to be aired live on television for the first time
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AIL Women's final to be aired live on television for the first time

Feb 9th 2022, 3:34 PM 4,135 Views 7 Comments

The division and conference finals will be live as part of a unique double-header on Saturday, February 26th.

15-year-old Russian star makes history at Winter Olympics
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15-year-old Russian star makes history at Winter Olympics

Feb 7th 2022, 1:40 PM 11,075 Views 0 Comments

Kamila Valieva has become the first woman to land a quadruple jump in the competition.

'It’s amazing for the whole parish that's here today' - first All-Ireland crown for Galway champs
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'It’s amazing for the whole parish that's here today' - first All-Ireland crown for Galway champs

Jan 31st 2022, 10:51 AM 4,239 Views 1 Comment

Kilkerrin-Clonberne lifted the Dolores Tyrrell Memorial Cup and ended Mourneabbey’s bid for three-in-a-row.

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Quiz: How well do you know the history of the Treaty negotiations?
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Quiz: How well do you know the history of the Treaty negotiations?

Dec 5th 2021, 10:00 PM 41,617 Views 21 Comments

The Anglo-Irish Treaty was signed 100 years ago this week.

The Treaty: Timeline of 'the most important document in Irish history'
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The Treaty: Timeline of 'the most important document in Irish history'

Dec 4th 2021, 12:04 PM 32,017 Views 35 Comments

The Anglo-Irish Treaty, or simply ‘The Treaty’, was signed on 6 December 1921.

Experts say UK government's plans for 'official' Troubles history would be 'almost impossible'
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Experts say UK government's plans for 'official' Troubles history would be 'almost impossible'

Nov 20th 2021, 8:00 PM 30,387 Views 25 Comments

The proposal was first reported last weekend.

'It has to be now' - The Liverpool captain eyeing a first-ever major tournament for Ireland
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'It has to be now' - The Liverpool captain eyeing a first-ever major tournament for Ireland

Oct 25th 2021, 8:00 AM 18,495 Views 0 Comments

Niamh Fahey: ‘You can’t keep saying, ‘We’re building, we’re waiting.’ There’s no more time to talk, it has to be done.’

Jacksonville end second-longest losing run in NFL history with over 60,000 fans watching on in London
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Jacksonville end second-longest losing run in NFL history with over 60,000 fans watching on in London

Oct 17th 2021, 11:26 PM 6,745 Views 2 Comments

The Jaguars ended a 20-game losing run by beating the Miami Dolphins thanks to a field goal at the death.

Royal fairytale - The day of days for Meath ladies football
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Royal fairytale - The day of days for Meath ladies football

Sep 7th 2021, 2:47 PM 5,929 Views 0 Comments

The Green and Gold took Croke Park by storm to land a first-ever All-Ireland senior title after a remarkable journey.

Quiz: How much do you know about July in history?
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Quiz: How much do you know about July in history?

Jul 11th 2021, 10:00 PM 63,193 Views 8 Comments

Reeling in the Julys.

Novak Djokovic makes history as he triumphs at Wimbledon
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Novak Djokovic makes history as he triumphs at Wimbledon

Jul 11th 2021, 5:44 PM 31,848 Views 15 Comments

He overcame Italy’s Matteo Berrettini and lost just two sets during the entire championship.

Galway defeat Kilkenny to seal historic win
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# Four In A Row

Galway defeat Kilkenny to seal historic win

Jul 10th 2021, 7:02 PM 22,124 Views 17 Comments

It was the Tribesmen’s third successive victory over the Cats in as many years.

Government supports Bill on including Traveller culture and history in education
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Government supports Bill on including Traveller culture and history in education

Jul 2nd 2021, 3:44 PM 14,517 Views 24 Comments

Education Minister Norma Foley said “much remains to be done” in creating a more inclusive and supportive education system.

Robert Lewandowski poised to make Bundesliga history
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Robert Lewandowski poised to make Bundesliga history

May 21st 2021, 11:45 PM 8,090 Views 8 Comments

The striker can break Gerd Mueller’s 49-year-old Bundesliga single-season goal record this weekend.

'I’m very proud, very excited. The club is trying to write a new history'
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'I’m very proud, very excited. The club is trying to write a new history'

Updated May 18th 2021, 5:35 PM 29,301 Views 11 Comments

Ronan O’Gara hopes to see La Rochelle claim their first European title this weekend.

Opinion: From aristocrats to revolutionaries - No 6 Harcourt Street was at the centre of Irish history
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Opinion: From aristocrats to revolutionaries - No 6 Harcourt Street was at the centre of Irish history

Apr 14th 2021, 7:00 AM 13,179 Views 3 Comments

Cuan Ó Seireadáin discusses 6 Harcourt Street, which is the subject of a TG4 documentary tonight.

'They're a team that we've struggled with' - Cullen wary of old foes Toulon
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'They're a team that we've struggled with' - Cullen wary of old foes Toulon

Apr 1st 2021, 3:17 PM 6,647 Views 7 Comments

The Leinster boss has experienced defeat to Toulon as both a player and a coach.

'A huge step for the club' - Cork City women to play home matches at Turner's Cross
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'A huge step for the club' - Cork City women to play home matches at Turner's Cross

Feb 2nd 2021, 11:07 AM 1,487 Views 0 Comments

Elsewhere in WNL news, DLR manager Graham Kelly has signed a new two-year contract.

Explainer: The curious case of Michael Collins' bloodstained cap being removed from museum display
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Explainer: The curious case of Michael Collins' bloodstained cap being removed from museum display

Jan 8th 2021, 5:39 PM 26,129 Views 27 Comments

The National Museum of Ireland said the 2005 decision was ‘primarily’ about preserving the hat.

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Opinion: The best address - a history of Henrietta Street and its first residents
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Opinion: The best address - a history of Henrietta Street and its first residents

Dec 25th 2020, 10:00 AM 24,165 Views 4 Comments

Dr Melanie Hayes’ new historical book looks at Dublin’s first Georgian street, Henrietta Street, and its colourful residents in the eighteenth century.

The burning of Cork: Donal Fallon remembers a night of chaos and terror in 1920
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The burning of Cork: Donal Fallon remembers a night of chaos and terror in 1920

Dec 11th 2020, 9:40 AM 31,496 Views 37 Comments

The historian recounts the violence before and the cruelty during the devastating Cork city fire that took place 100 years ago this week.

Opinion: What exactly is the history of modern Sinn Féin?
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Opinion: What exactly is the history of modern Sinn Féin?

Dec 1st 2020, 7:00 PM 17,863 Views 20 Comments

As Sinn Féin defends itself this week over its stance on past events, Brian Hanley takes a look at the history of the party.

Donal Fallon: 100 years on from the IRA assassinations of Bloody Sunday morning, mysteries remain
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Donal Fallon: 100 years on from the IRA assassinations of Bloody Sunday morning, mysteries remain

Nov 21st 2020, 8:30 AM 34,282 Views 45 Comments

The historian sets the scene of the morning of that fateful day 100 years ago today and the killings that preceded the Croke Park massacre.

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