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From The42 'Just a whirlwind' - Sealing AFLW deal in Oz to booking All-Ireland final spot in a week Around The World

'Just a whirlwind' - Sealing AFLW deal in Oz to booking All-Ireland final spot in a week

Fermanagh captain Joanne Doonan becomes the 15th Irish player confirmed for the 2020 season Down Under, after signing for Carlton Blues.

'Sport is sport and the best and worst thing about it is it's always going to be there'

Dublin star Aisling Maher is back at it after living the Central American Dream last summer.

'We are going to be fighting for every title around the world' - David Luiz backs Chelsea to challenge

The Blues secured a top-three finish and Europa League glory last season and the defender is looking to build on those foundations.

From The42 From soccer Stateside to rugby for Ireland, Sligo's globetrotting captain gunning for national glory Around The World

From soccer Stateside to rugby for Ireland, Sligo's globetrotting captain gunning for national glory

37-year-old Jacqui Mulligan has had a colourful sporting career.

From TheJournal.ie These spectacular photos are up for the National Geographic Travel Photo of the Year National Geographic

These spectacular photos are up for the National Geographic Travel Photo of the Year

The contest carries a $7,500 first prize.

From TheJournal.ie These amazing photos are up for the National Geographic Travel Photo Contest Around The World

These amazing photos are up for the National Geographic Travel Photo Contest

The contest carries a $7,500 first prize.

From The42 Party in the USA! Dubliner McFaul completes latest move in colourful career We Go Again

Party in the USA! Dubliner McFaul completes latest move in colourful career

Shane McFaul has signed for FC Arizona.

From The42 Cork defender seals next move in colourful career to make it an ex-LOI trio at new US club Around The World

Cork defender seals next move in colourful career to make it an ex-LOI trio at new US club

Colin Falvey has signed for Chattanooga Red Wolves SC.

From TheJournal.ie Vienna topples Melbourne in 'most liveable city' ranking Around The World

Vienna topples Melbourne in 'most liveable city' ranking

It is the first time a European metropolis has topped the annual chart compiled by the Economist Intelligence Unit.

From TheJournal.ie Galway syndicate plans to travel the world 'first class' after winning €8.5 million Lotto jackpot It's A Lotto Money

Galway syndicate plans to travel the world 'first class' after winning €8.5 million Lotto jackpot

The group says it has only shared the news with immediate family.

From TheJournal.ie Check out these stunning images from Nat Geo's travel photography contest Around The World

Check out these stunning images from Nat Geo's travel photography contest

One grand prize winner will receive €8,400.

From TheJournal.ie 55-year-old Irishman to become oldest person to travel around the world on a bike Charity

55-year-old Irishman to become oldest person to travel around the world on a bike

Dermot Higgins set off on his 31,000km journey last June. He’s set to return to Dublin on 1 April.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin man attempting to sail around the world alone with no modern technology Ultimate Challenge

Dublin man attempting to sail around the world alone with no modern technology

Gregor McGuckin will take part in the Golden Globe Race in July.

From The42 Henshaw, Connellan, Sheehan: how three friends from a little Irish town made sports careers around the world Around The World

Henshaw, Connellan, Sheehan: how three friends from a little Irish town made sports careers around the world

From Leinster to Luton and St Kilda, Coosan’s finest have come a long way from kickabouts in the back garden.

From TheJournal.ie Scottish man cycles around world in 79 days, setting new world record Phileas Fogg

Scottish man cycles around world in 79 days, setting new world record

Mark Beaumont smashed the previous record of 123 days.

From The42 All-Ireland semi-finals and finals to be streamed live and worldwide on Facebook Ladies Football

All-Ireland semi-finals and finals to be streamed live and worldwide on Facebook

TG4 and the LGFA will stream a total of seven championship fixtures on Facebook Live for the first time.

From TheJournal.ie Take a look at more of the amazing photos competing for National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year Around The World

Take a look at more of the amazing photos competing for National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year

The 2017 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year contest is accepting entries.

From TheJournal.ie This solar-powered plane is nearing the end of a historic trip Around The World

This solar-powered plane is nearing the end of a historic trip

The plane will soon become the first solar-powered airplane to circle the globe without using fuel.

From TheJournal.ie Irish TV is going global after a deal with one of the world's biggest companies Around The World

Irish TV is going global after a deal with one of the world's biggest companies

The station, aimed at the Irish diaspora, will be accessible worldwide through smart TVs and devices.

From TheJournal.ie 50% more people were executed last year than in 2014 Death Penalty

50% more people were executed last year than in 2014

Amnesty International has said that 1,634 people were executed in 25 countries last year.

From TheJournal.ie The Panama Papers have already caused massive political disturbance Panama Papers

The Panama Papers have already caused massive political disturbance

The leaked documents from Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca have sent shock waves around the world.

From TheJournal.ie The Irish organisation that made gains for the children of priests in 2015 Coping International

The Irish organisation that made gains for the children of priests in 2015

Coping International has received commitments from the Catholic hierarchy around the world over the past year.

From TheJournal.ie Here's what alcohol preferences look like around the world Mine's A Schooner

Here's what alcohol preferences look like around the world

They’re fond of a cold brew in the US, but spirits dominate in Asia.

From The42 Connacht set off on Russian expedition without internationals Henshaw and White Around The World

Connacht set off on Russian expedition without internationals Henshaw and White

Pat Lam’s men begin their 12,000km round journey this evening.

From TheJournal.ie Here are 14 amazing places around the world to go camping this autumn Get Out There
From TheJournal.ie An Irish group has made the Catholic Church acknowledge Filipino children fathered by priests Coping International

An Irish group has made the Catholic Church acknowledge Filipino children fathered by priests

The group has already reached a similar agreement with the Catholic church in Ireland.

From The42 From Beijing to the USA and potentially back with the Dubs footballers in 2015 Around The World

From Beijing to the USA and potentially back with the Dubs footballers in 2015

Paul Mannion may return to Jim Gavin’s squad.

From TheJournal.ie Bit of an animal? 25 places to go partying before you die YOLO

Bit of an animal? 25 places to go partying before you die

How many of these can you tick off your list?

From TheJournal.ie Here are the other countries where it's hard to buy alcohol today Good Dryday

Here are the other countries where it's hard to buy alcohol today

While these countries take measures on Good Friday – they’re not quite as restrictive as here.

From TheJournal.ie How many of the 10 most popular travel destinations have you been to? Around The World

Three Irish lads are driving from Nenagh to Beijing for their friend's wedding

They’re doing it all for charity, because they’re great sports.

From TheJournal.ie Solar-powered plane takes off on historic flight around the world Solar Impulse

Solar-powered plane takes off on historic flight around the world

The Solar Impulse 2 is expected to take 25 days to fly the mammoth journey.

From TheJournal.ie 11 places that have the same name in Britain and America but look very different Spot The Difference

11 places that have the same name in Britain and America but look very different

A rose by any other name would smell as sweet…

From TheJournal.ie An 'America's Next Top Model' contestant has been killed in a triple murder United States

An 'America's Next Top Model' contestant has been killed in a triple murder

Mirijana Puhar was killed along with two others in North Carolina on Tuesday.

From TheJournal.ie Pope Francis: "Truly there are so many tears this Christmas" Around The World

Pope Francis: "Truly there are so many tears this Christmas"

Pope Francis’s first Christmas message has been delivered.

From TheJournal.ie Most people around the world think the internet is a human right Human Rights

Most people around the world think the internet is a human right

This comes as part of a new study by the Centre for International Governance Innovation.

From TheJournal.ie In from the cold: international ideas for dealing with homelessness Global

In from the cold: international ideas for dealing with homelessness

Utah has a very simple idea – give homeless people homes.

From TheJournal.ie A plane powered entirely by the sun is a step closer to doing a round-the-world trip next year Solar Power

A plane powered entirely by the sun is a step closer to doing a round-the-world trip next year

Solar Impulse 2 carried out a flight lasting two hours and 15 minutes, half an hour longer than scheduled, its German test pilot Markus Scherdel said.

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