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#2011

Quiz: How well do you remember 2011?
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# Time Flies

Quiz: How well do you remember 2011?

Dec 30th 2021, 10:00 PM 52,273 Views 20 Comments

Quizzing through the years.

When brilliant assists from Mafi and ROG helped Munster to beat Leinster
# Classic
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# Classic

When brilliant assists from Mafi and ROG helped Munster to beat Leinster

Updated May 2nd 2020, 3:04 PM 27,699 Views 64 Comments

The 2011 Magners League final in Thomond Park was a thrilling affair.

'We underestimated them. That was disrespectful and they taught us a lesson'
# 2011
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'We underestimated them. That was disrespectful and they taught us a lesson'

Jun 5th 2018, 8:00 AM 36,849 Views 30 Comments

Will Genia says the Wallabies won’t be making the same mistake they made back in 2011.

Former England international and 2011 Player of the Year retires
# Wave Goodbye
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# Wave Goodbye

Former England international and 2011 Player of the Year retires

Jun 28th 2017, 8:24 PM 16,477 Views 20 Comments

Scott Parker is ending an illustrious career in football.

Quiz: How much do you know about 2011?
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Quiz: How much do you know about 2011?

Mar 19th 2016, 9:00 PM 33,326 Views 17 Comments

It was five years ago.

THE COMEBACK KIDS - the TDs from Bertie Ahern's last government who are back at the top table
# Guess Who's Back
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# Guess Who's Back

THE COMEBACK KIDS - the TDs from Bertie Ahern's last government who are back at the top table

Mar 5th 2016, 7:00 AM 21,646 Views 26 Comments

Quite a few TDs that lost out during the 2011 election purge have managed to regain their seats.

Man who forced boy to have sex with him when they were both minors pleads with judge not to jail him
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Man who forced boy to have sex with him when they were both minors pleads with judge not to jail him

Jan 22nd 2016, 4:43 PM 43,131 Views 0 Comments

The man says a jail term may make him suicidal. He has been convicted of forcing his friend to have sex at his home in 2011 when he was 15.

Mass murderer Anders Breivik taking case against state over prison conditions
# Norway
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Mass murderer Anders Breivik taking case against state over prison conditions

Jan 5th 2016, 8:17 AM 14,863 Views 44 Comments

He killed 77 people in a bombing and shooting rampage in 2011.

Murray: Playing with ROG, Wally, Hayes and Fla at Munster was huge for me
# 2011 Memories
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# 2011 Memories

Murray: Playing with ROG, Wally, Hayes and Fla at Munster was huge for me

Sep 12th 2015, 3:00 PM 8,983 Views 5 Comments

Ireland’s scrum-half recalls being flung into the international arena for the last World Cup.

Classic analysis: Sexton leads Leinster to greatest European comeback
# History
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# History

Classic analysis: Sexton leads Leinster to greatest European comeback

May 12th 2015, 1:00 PM 11,973 Views 25 Comments

We look back on one of the most legendary games in the history of European rugby.

'Crisis team' set up to help Irish in Libya, as French and British leave on naval ship
# Fresh Violence
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# Fresh Violence

'Crisis team' set up to help Irish in Libya, as French and British leave on naval ship

Aug 1st 2014, 8:40 PM 11,656 Views 33 Comments

Around 200 people have been killed in the last two weeks in Tripoli and Benghazi.

Cork air crash: Inquest returns verdicts of accidental death
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# Manx2

Cork air crash: Inquest returns verdicts of accidental death

Jun 11th 2014, 3:10 PM 5,587 Views 4 Comments

The Fairchild Metro EC-ITP aircraft crashed, overturned and caught fire on its third attempt to land at the airport in 2011.

Domestic violence refuge to finally open after two-year wait
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# Kildare

Domestic violence refuge to finally open after two-year wait

Dec 14th 2013, 7:30 AM 6,517 Views 14 Comments

Teach Tearmainn is to open two of its six apartments – due to funding issues, it has been closed for two years.

Renewed appeal over shotgun hold-up at Dundalk Racecourse
# 2011
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# 2011

Renewed appeal over shotgun hold-up at Dundalk Racecourse

Nov 15th 2013, 2:41 PM 6,756 Views 9 Comments

A bookmaker was targeted by men wearing balaclavas as he left with his night’s takings.

Ireland ceased funding for Iran anti-drug programme over death penalty concerns
# Foreign Aid
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# Foreign Aid

Ireland ceased funding for Iran anti-drug programme over death penalty concerns

Nov 8th 2013, 8:51 AM 5,232 Views 39 Comments

The country donated €600,000 to the initiative between 2005 and 2011, when the decision was made to cease supporting it.

IBRC liquidators to meet IBOA union on Monday
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# Ibrc

IBRC liquidators to meet IBOA union on Monday

Mar 9th 2013, 8:45 AM 4,372 Views 13 Comments

The staff want a 2011 redundancy package to be honoured, and have threatened industrial action if they don’t receive “just severance”.

Rise in EU population at risk of poverty
# Poverty
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# Poverty

Rise in EU population at risk of poverty

Dec 3rd 2012, 11:15 AM 1,850 Views 20 Comments

Latest figures show that around 120 million people, or 24 per cent of the EU 27, were at risk of poverty or social exclusion last year.

DPP office "fully stretched" due to economic circumstances
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DPP office "fully stretched" due to economic circumstances

Oct 25th 2012, 8:50 AM 3,448 Views 5 Comments

DPP Claire Loftus made the comments in the office’s annual report for 2011, saying she was concerned it could not sustain the same output in coming years.

Dublin Rape Crisis Centre took almost 12,000 calls last year
# Rape
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# Rape

Dublin Rape Crisis Centre took almost 12,000 calls last year

Sep 6th 2012, 9:33 AM 3,354 Views 27 Comments

The centre has also experienced an increase in the number of callers looking for help because of childhood sexual abuse.

Taoiseach, Noonan, Howlin among ministers claiming unvouched TDs' expenses
# TD Expenses
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# TD Expenses

Taoiseach, Noonan, Howlin among ministers claiming unvouched TDs' expenses

Feb 3rd 2012, 4:48 PM 6,089 Views 76 Comments

While the country struggles under immense financial pressure, eight cabinet ministers take expenses that can’t be audited.

This is how much your TD claimed in expenses in 2011
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# TD Expenses

This is how much your TD claimed in expenses in 2011

Feb 3rd 2012, 6:00 AM 21,953 Views 113 Comments

Figures released by the Oireachtas detail exactly how much every TD in the country claimed in expenses from the day they got elected until the end of December 2011.

It’s 2012! Australia and Asia ring in the new year
# 2012
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# 2012

It’s 2012! Australia and Asia ring in the new year

Dec 31st 2011, 8:00 PM 4,723 Views 3 Comments

Asia and Australia rang in the new year today, welcoming 2012 in a riot of colour. Take a look at the latest pictures inside.

Column: Cardinal Rules remembers 2011
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# Fun

Column: Cardinal Rules remembers 2011

Dec 31st 2011, 5:00 PM 14 Views 16 Comments

The Pope’s stunt double, liveblogging the British royal wedding, a politican and an inflatable penis – good times, my flock, good times.

2011 sees highest number of bomb disposal call-outs in 32 years
# Bomb Disposal
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# Bomb Disposal

2011 sees highest number of bomb disposal call-outs in 32 years

Dec 31st 2011, 3:57 PM 2,037 Views 5 Comments

The Defence Forces received its 236th call out for its bomb disposal team today – the highest seen since 1979. A viable device was made safe outside a home in Clondalkin this afternoon.

Un-smooth criminals: nine not-so-clever crimes committed in 2011
# Review 2011
# Review 2011

Un-smooth criminals: nine not-so-clever crimes committed in 2011

Dec 31st 2011, 1:00 PM 4,715 Views 1 Comment

Think criminals had to be smart to try and escape the clutches of the law? Turns out you don’t have to be very smart at all, as this motley crew proved.

The sporting year in review: October
# Looking Back
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# Looking Back

The sporting year in review: October

Dec 30th 2011, 6:00 PM 522 Views 0 Comments

The Rugby World Cup came to a close, Ireland qualified for the Euro 2012 playoffs and the GAA All Stars were announced. How was it for you?

Watch this incredible mashup of the films of 2011
# Review 2011
# Review 2011

Watch this incredible mashup of the films of 2011

Dec 27th 2011, 2:49 PM 2,383 Views 0 Comments

The beautiful video showcases 2011 film like you’ve never seen it.

They said what? Here’s 21 tweets that shook the sporting world in 2011* (*not really)
# Twitterati
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# Twitterati

They said what? Here’s 21 tweets that shook the sporting world in 2011* (*not really)

Dec 25th 2011, 3:31 PM 2,301 Views 0 Comments

In what has been the most eventful year – like, ever – in the Twittersphere, we’ve picked our favourites from the last 12 months for your entertainment.

The Magnificent Seven: the most memorable games of 2011
# Flashback
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# Flashback

The Magnificent Seven: the most memorable games of 2011

Dec 23rd 2011, 9:25 AM 942 Views 3 Comments

Take a look back at some of the best sporting moments of the past 12 months.

The most annoying words in 2011? Yeah, whatever.
# It's Only Words
# It's Only Words

The most annoying words in 2011? Yeah, whatever.

Dec 17th 2011, 10:51 AM 11,058 Views 205 Comments

The Marist poll in the US fills us in on the most grating conversation, er, fillers. What are your most hated words of 2011?

Time Magazine's Person of the Year is.... The Protester
# Person Of The Year
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# Person Of The Year

Time Magazine's Person of the Year is.... The Protester

Dec 14th 2011, 3:41 PM 2,539 Views 15 Comments

Time says that protesters across the Middle East, Europe and North America changed the world in 2011 – but who were the runners up?

9/11 on the web - the virtual memorials
# 9/11
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# 9/11

9/11 on the web - the virtual memorials

Sep 6th 2011, 7:00 AM 649 Views 3 Comments

Celebrity pledges to do good, portraits of 9/11 rescuers and rescue dogs, flag tributes and a ‘living museum’ app – some of the ways the September tragedy is remembered online.

9/11 memorials: Who won’t be there and what they can’t say
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9/11 memorials: Who won’t be there and what they can’t say

Sep 4th 2011, 10:00 AM 1,856 Views 8 Comments

Remembering the dead ten years on – Ground Zero’s restricted guest list, and the talking points they’ve been requested to stick to.

3D printing, the African middle class, and bamboo houses: things to watch in 2011
# Predictions
# Predictions

3D printing, the African middle class, and bamboo houses: things to watch in 2011

Jan 3rd 2011, 1:54 PM 973 Views 0 Comments

JWT Intelligence is usually right about these things – so its predictions about the trends of 2011 are worth watching out for.

Cardinal Rules Part 7: The year ahead
# New Year
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# New Year

Cardinal Rules Part 7: The year ahead

Dec 31st 2010, 10:04 AM 6 Views 0 Comments

Wondering what to expect from the new year? The (not) Primate of All Ireland is here to fill you in on all you need to know…