# ireland - Today’s News
We’ve cracked out the GIFs and videos to examine the defensive strengths and weaknesses of Philippe Saint-André’s men.
There’s a lot of tin whistle.
He’s probably relieved to have gone home.
The popularity of the High Nelly bike has seen a resurgence thanks to a Co Limerick company.
# ireland - Yesterday’s News
Everyone’s talking about Pure in Heart, Frank Flannery’s resignation and the death of actress Eileen Colgan.
Two men charged with cutting turf on conservation areas have taken the action to prevent their criminal prosecution.
Philippe Saint-André’s men are one place above Joe Schmidt’s on the official list.
The largest county council in the country passed a motion calling on the Government to legislate for change.
The Ireland out-half says he and his teammates will remain performance-focused despite what’s on the line.
Superintendent Dave Taylor said today that the drugs find was part of an ongoing operation and is of major significance.
The Ulster wing will not be involved in the decisive final round fixture of the Six Nations.
Racing Métro hooker Dimitri Swarzewski is also back in Philippe Saint-André’s squad.
The sharpest expansion in activity was again recorded on residential projects.
A total of 120 kg of cannabis herb was seized in Coolock with an estimated street value of €2.5 million.
Over one-in-two entrepreneurs surveyed believe the lack of finance options for start-ups was stifling the growth of new businesses.
54 per cent of companies who applied for funding in the last three months were refused credit by their banks.
# ireland - Sunday 9 March, 2014
Micheál Martin paid tribute to Liam Aylward who is retiring from politics, while Eamon Gilmore said the Labour Party is ready to fight come May.
Did you say ‘dry with sunshine’ Evelyn?
She said that the public have a right to know where public money is going.
It’s not just JFK, ya know.
The dark grey item went missing in the early hours of this morning.
Eoin Reddan says any ideas that Ireland travel to Paris as favourites are wide of the mark.
When will we see his likes again?
# ireland - Saturday 8 March, 2014
Everyone’s talking about Frank Flannery, International Women’s Day and the missing Malaysian Airline plane.
The 19-year-old was last seen in Robert Street in Limerick City in the early hours of Friday morning.
O’Driscoll shows his class, Italians fade after Irish onslaught and Joe Schmidt’s men are showing consistency.
The legendary centre was holding back the tears when he was interviewed on RTE.
The protest took place outside the Central Bank this afternoon.
We went minute-by-minute for Brian O’Driscoll’s last home international.., and there’s a Championship to be played for too.
The versatile forward is respectful, but confident of taking on all comers for the role of blindside with Ulster and Ireland
At approximately 1.30am on 8 March a bomb exploded on Dublin’s main thoroughfare.
# ireland - Friday 7 March, 2014
Way harsh, Ireland.
Meanwhile, the Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said that the Finance Minister is dealing with the issue of “statelessness”.
Because there will be 45 players not called Brian O’Driscoll on the field tomorrow.
It’s all too much.
Dyed-in-the-wool Fine Gael members take note.
Italy beat Ireland in Rome last year but are bottom of the table coming to Lansdowne Road.
# ireland - Thursday 6 March, 2014
The young Ulster forward is keen to prove he is much more than just an impact sub.