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Nutshell review: Do You Read Me?
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Nutshell review: Do You Read Me?

Sep 9th 2011, 11:58 AM 357 Views 0 Comments

Every day, TheJournal.ie brings you reader-generated reviews of the hottest tickets at the ABSOLUT Fringe Festival 2011.

Nutshell review: Where Do I Start?
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Nutshell review: Where Do I Start?

Sep 9th 2011, 11:58 AM 260 Views 0 Comments

Every day, TheJournal.ie brings you reader-generated reviews of the hottest tickets at the ABSOLUT Fringe Festival 2011.

Trigger happy: we can beat Russians, says McAteer
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# Euro2012

Trigger happy: we can beat Russians, says McAteer

Sep 6th 2011, 1:39 PM 264 Views 0 Comments

WATCH: Former Lansdowne favourite reckons Ireland can come away from today’s Moscow mission, with the crucial three points.

Simpson triumphs at Deutsche Bank Championship to complete fairytale story
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# Winning

Simpson triumphs at Deutsche Bank Championship to complete fairytale story

Sep 6th 2011, 10:02 AM 100 Views 0 Comments

The golfer amazed onlookers to win the competition, completing a remarkable year, which he began at No 213 in the world.

One-year deal brings end to Serie A strike
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# Normal Order

One-year deal brings end to Serie A strike

Sep 5th 2011, 3:26 PM 99 Views 0 Comments

The league will belatedly begin this weekend, after players and officials finally reached an agreement.

'No goalfest in this year's All-Ireland decider'
# Final Countdown
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# Final Countdown

'No goalfest in this year's All-Ireland decider'

Sep 2nd 2011, 11:09 AM 155 Views 0 Comments

Derek Lyng and Eamonn Corcoran offer their thoughts on this weekend’s hurling showdown.

No money for 'miracle shot' hockey kid
# Identity Crisis
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# Identity Crisis

No money for 'miracle shot' hockey kid

Sep 1st 2011, 12:41 PM 661 Views 2 Comments

The 11-year-old who made a near-impossible hockey shot from 89 yards will not receive his $50,000 dollar prize.

Vox pop: Is Jose Mourinho bad for football?
# Special
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# Special

Vox pop: Is Jose Mourinho bad for football?

Aug 31st 2011, 1:57 PM 286 Views 0 Comments

Is the Real Madrid boss scarring the beautiful game? Or is he a breath of fresh air in La Liga. Here’s what you said.

Andy Keogh and Glenn Whelan give their thoughts ahead of Slovakia clash
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# Game On

Andy Keogh and Glenn Whelan give their thoughts ahead of Slovakia clash

Aug 29th 2011, 6:36 PM 160 Views 0 Comments

The Irish stars are looking to give the country something to cheer about amid the current economic doom and gloom.

It's official: Rory McIlroy and Caroline Wozniacki are an item
# Romance
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# Romance

It's official: Rory McIlroy and Caroline Wozniacki are an item

Aug 29th 2011, 12:24 PM 2,518 Views 1 Comment

The golfer confirmed the pair were dating in a recent interview.

In video: We need 12th man against Slovakia, says St Ledger
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# The Saint

In video: We need 12th man against Slovakia, says St Ledger

Aug 28th 2011, 8:26 AM 187 Views 0 Comments

Leicester defender is looking forward to the crunch Euro 2012 qualifier at Lansdowne Rd next month.

WATCH: Irish stars out to bounce back against England
# RWC2011
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# RWC2011

WATCH: Irish stars out to bounce back against England

Aug 27th 2011, 8:17 AM 433 Views 5 Comments

Declan Kidney’s side face England at a sold-out Aviva Stadium today.

Asafa Powell pulls out of world championships
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# Setback

Asafa Powell pulls out of world championships

Aug 25th 2011, 10:30 AM 113 Views 0 Comments

The athlete’s manager said that the decision was taken after he failed to shake off a lingering groin strain that has been troubling him for weeks.

Debate: Should the Carling Cup be abolished?
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# Opinion

Debate: Should the Carling Cup be abolished?

Aug 24th 2011, 7:00 PM 898 Views 3 Comments

With cup football already starting for some Premier League teams, should they just get rid of the League cup cross-channel?

Teams gear up for Celtic League at season launch
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# Game On

Teams gear up for Celtic League at season launch

Aug 24th 2011, 6:06 PM 78 Views 0 Comments

The World Cup isn’t the only important competition on the horizon, as the Irish provincial sides prepare for some important months ahead.

NASCAR driver gets hair pulled amid angry post-race confrontation
# Road Rage
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# Road Rage

NASCAR driver gets hair pulled amid angry post-race confrontation

Aug 22nd 2011, 11:39 AM 241 Views 0 Comments

Steve Wallace said “only girls pull hair” after he was attcked by a fellow driver.

WATCH: Gun-wielding Libyan newsreader pledges to 'become a martyr' [Updated]
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# Libya

WATCH: Gun-wielding Libyan newsreader pledges to 'become a martyr' [Updated]

Aug 21st 2011, 8:31 PM 757 Views 18 Comments

A newsreader on the state-run al-Libiyah channel waves a gun and says station staff will die to protect it.

Chavez "I've never been better"
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Chavez "I've never been better"

Aug 17th 2011, 12:34 PM 178 Views 1 Comment

The Venezuelan president said he is doing well following his second round of chemotherapy.

South Koreans sue Apple over iPhone user information
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South Koreans sue Apple over iPhone user information

Aug 17th 2011, 10:44 AM 188 Views 2 Comments

Almost 27,000 people in South Korea are suing Apple over the company’s collection of iPhone user location information – which they say is a privacy violation.

US tobacco companies want graphic cigarette labels removed
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US tobacco companies want graphic cigarette labels removed

Aug 17th 2011, 10:13 AM 396 Views 5 Comments

The companies say that the labels “unfairly urge adults to shun their legal products” and “violate their free speech rights”.

Rare photographs: Animals of the world's most remote jungles
# Candid Camera
# Candid Camera

Rare photographs: Animals of the world's most remote jungles

Aug 16th 2011, 3:02 PM 1,355 Views 1 Comment

Cameras hidden in camouflage have captured images of mammals living some of the most isolated tropical spots on the globe.

Thousands of Palestinian refugees flee camp, says UN
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Thousands of Palestinian refugees flee camp, says UN

Aug 16th 2011, 10:01 AM 350 Views 25 Comments

Assad’s troops are reportedly targeting local residents – including refugees, women and children – in an attempt to crush any protest against the regime in the city of Latakia.

Businessman arrested in collar bomb case
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# Collar Bomb

Businessman arrested in collar bomb case

Aug 16th 2011, 9:16 AM 350 Views 0 Comments

The 50-year-old man was arrested in Kentucky but extradition may take up to two months.

Cameron: Britain must tackle 'moral collapse'
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Cameron: Britain must tackle 'moral collapse'

Aug 15th 2011, 4:06 PM 320 Views 13 Comments

David Cameron insists “social problems that have been festering for decades” in Britain must be tackled head-on, while the Opposition has called for a full public inquiry into the cause of the riots.

Israel approves construction of 277 new homes in West Bank
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# Settlements

Israel approves construction of 277 new homes in West Bank

Aug 15th 2011, 2:33 PM 448 Views 27 Comments

A further 277 apartments in a Jewish settlement deep inside the West Bank have been approved for construction.

Syrian troops fire on fleeing residents in city of Latakia, say activists
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Syrian troops fire on fleeing residents in city of Latakia, say activists

Aug 15th 2011, 12:29 PM 194 Views 1 Comment

Nearly 30 people have been killed in the city since Saturday, with government troops firing on scores of people – many of them women and children – say activists.

Libyan rebels fight Gaddafi forces in Zawiya
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Libyan rebels fight Gaddafi forces in Zawiya

Aug 14th 2011, 6:40 PM 89 Views 0 Comments

Rebels and pro-Gaddafi fighters have clashed in the strategic western city of Zawiya.

Cuba transgender wedding shows shifting attitudes
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Cuba transgender wedding shows shifting attitudes

Aug 14th 2011, 4:49 PM 1,508 Views 30 Comments

A gay man and a transgender woman have tied the knot in Cuba in a first-of-its kind wedding for the country.

Suu Kyi makes first political trip since being freed from house arrest
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# Burma

Suu Kyi makes first political trip since being freed from house arrest

Aug 14th 2011, 3:26 PM 125 Views 3 Comments

Burma’s opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi tested the limits of her freedom by taking her first political trip into the countryside since being released from house arrest.

Norway killer back on island for reconstruction
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Norway killer back on island for reconstruction

Aug 14th 2011, 1:00 PM 334 Views 2 Comments

Anders Behring Breivik has been brought back to the island of Utoya, the scene where he fatally shot 69 people, by authorities attempting to piece together events of that day.

Germany marks construction of the Berlin Wall by remembering victims
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Germany marks construction of the Berlin Wall by remembering victims

Aug 13th 2011, 5:34 PM 193 Views 3 Comments

The victims of the Berlin Wall have been remembered at a commemoration ceremony marking the construction of the divide 50 years ago – a divide which Chancellor Angela Merkel said marked her “entire life”.

American man abducted in eastern Pakistan
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American man abducted in eastern Pakistan

Aug 13th 2011, 4:32 PM 104 Views 2 Comments

The man, believed to be in his 60s, has been living in Pakistan for seven years and was abducted just days before he was due to leave the country.

Libyan rebels claim capture of gateway to Tripoli
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Libyan rebels claim capture of gateway to Tripoli

Aug 13th 2011, 2:39 PM 112 Views 0 Comments

Libya’s rebels say they have captured a strategic gateway on the road to the capital Tripoli, currently under the control of Gaddafi’s forces.

Clinton calls for global trade embargo on Syria
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Clinton calls for global trade embargo on Syria

Aug 13th 2011, 12:56 PM 118 Views 5 Comments

Hillary Clinton has spoken of a “crescendo of condemnation” of the Syrian government, however she stopped short of an explicit call for President Assad to leave power – meanwhile, Syrians are calling for his death.

Ever wonder what the Irish players get up to during their down-time?
# Driving Seat
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# Driving Seat

Ever wonder what the Irish players get up to during their down-time?

Aug 12th 2011, 4:13 PM 553 Views 0 Comments

“Don’t worry about the trees” – who gave Donncha the keys to Johnny Sexton’s new ride?

US Open organisers plan September 11th commemoration
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# Tributes

US Open organisers plan September 11th commemoration

Aug 12th 2011, 12:58 PM 111 Views 0 Comments

Plans are afoot to remember the victims of the September 11th, 2001 terrorist attacks at this year’s US Open.

Besieged Hama under full control of Syrian regime
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Besieged Hama under full control of Syrian regime

Aug 10th 2011, 4:12 PM 76 Views 0 Comments

The city that had come to symbolise defiance against President Assad’s rule is now reportedly under military control following a week of brutal crackdowns on protesters.

World Food Programme begins airlifting food to East Africa
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World Food Programme begins airlifting food to East Africa

Aug 9th 2011, 4:12 PM 263 Views 1 Comment

The WFP is sending 800 metric tons of emergency aid to the region, where 12 million people are suffering from hunger.

Book deal on phone hacking for NY Times reporters
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Book deal on phone hacking for NY Times reporters

Aug 9th 2011, 2:48 PM 187 Views 0 Comments

The book will use exclusive sources and will have inside knowledge of the Murdoch empire.

In video: Premier ready for Dublin showdown
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# Capital

In video: Premier ready for Dublin showdown

Aug 9th 2011, 2:12 PM 184 Views 0 Comments

Tipperary face Dublin’s hurlers at Croke Park on Sunday in the All-Ireland SHC semi-final.