Irish News

BBC – Thousands more join HK protests
Crowds of pro-democracy protesters grow in Hong Kong ahead of what organisers hope will be the la...
RTE – McNulty withdraws name from Seanad by-election
Donegal businessman John McNulty has withdrawn his candidacy from the upcoming Seanad by-election.
Breaking News – McNulty: I wasn't 'pushed', and my integrity is intact
John McNulty insists he wasn't pushed or asked to step aside from the Seanad by-election race.

BBC – eBay to split off PayPal business
E-commerce site eBay is planning to split off its payments system PayPal into a separate company ...
RTE – Apple's Irish tax deals 'constituted State aid'
The European Commission has said that two tax arrangements agreed between Ireland and the US comp...
Breaking News – It's bigger on the inside: Doctor Who enters the Minecraft universe
The news surrounding Minecraft of late has revolved around the company?s purchase by Microsoft. U...

RTE – PODCAST: Munster flounder as Leinster clash looms
Hugh Cahill and Wes Liddy are joined by Donal Lenihan and Bernard Jackman to ponder Munster's pro...
BBC – Pardew set to stay as Newcastle boss
Newcastle manager Alan Pardew's job is thought to be safe for the time being, despite his side be...
Breaking News – High demand for Rugby World Cup tickets
Demand for next year?s Rugby World Cup has been so high that ballots will take place for some sea...

RTE – Breaking Bad comes good again at Emmys
It was another big night for Breaking Bad at the Emmys, with the acclaimed series winning Best Dr...
BBC – Billy Elliot show tops UK box office
A special live screening of Billy Elliot the Musical Live tops the UK and Ireland box office taki...
Breaking News – Katie Price heads back to reality TV for 12th time
Katie Price is set to make her 12th reality TV show, this time about saving her marriage to Kiera...

7 yrs Sober
Congratulations to John H. of Ashburn VA for 7 years of Sobriety today, March 17, 2012 – St. Patricks Day. And to all of those who join him in his sober way of life. Many more to come!!
Did you know ? Leap Year trivia
Did you know.. that today is also known as “St. Bridget’s Complaint”. It is believed this tradition was started in 5th century Ireland when St. Bridget complained to St. Patrick about women having to wait for so long for a man to propose. According to legend, St. Patrick said the yearning females could propose on [...]
Bring The Celtic Tenors to your home for St Patrick?s Day
I just finished listening to The Celtic Tenors new album “Feels Like Home” and it’s really a great album. It’s an easy listen and perfect for just relaxing to. Sit back in your favorite easy chair with your favorite beverage and just take a load off. The melodies are straight forward and unassuming, the pace [...]
Calvin and Hobbes Tribute
Do you remember those Calvin and Hobbes cartoons? Here’s a great tribute to the snow man torture scenes Calvin used to make in the front yard.
Could Santa Claus be Irish?
I ran across an article at that I thought was pretty interesting and relevant to Christmas. I’ve included below for you. What do you think? Does Santa have a brogue? As the children are posting off their long list of Christmas wishes to Lapland for Santa Claus to read, here?s a Christmas Story to [...]

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