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No decision made on rearranged Euro 2020 name as Uefa apologise for 'tweet sent by mistake'
# 2021 Vision
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# 2021 Vision

No decision made on rearranged Euro 2020 name as Uefa apologise for 'tweet sent by mistake'

Mar 20th 2020, 7:14 PM 4,377 Views 3 Comments

The European football body said earlier that Euro 2020 would keep its name despite being played in 2021.

Tier 2 football championship to be called the Tailteann Cup
# NAme
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# NAme

Tier 2 football championship to be called the Tailteann Cup

Feb 29th 2020, 1:20 PM 9,592 Views 9 Comments

President John Horan said the semi-finals and final will be played at Croke Park and televised live on RTÉ.

Macedonia will today agree to change its name but tensions are high on the Greek border
# A New Dawn
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# A New Dawn

Macedonia will today agree to change its name but tensions are high on the Greek border

Jun 17th 2018, 10:18 AM 25,357 Views 18 Comments

Greece also has a northern province called Macedonia.

How popular is your name? This handy app from the CSO will help you find out
# Baby Names
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# Baby Names

How popular is your name? This handy app from the CSO will help you find out

Dec 11th 2017, 1:02 PM 87,895 Views 51 Comments

With information from 1964 to 2016, users can follow the popularity of any name.

The National Children's Hospital won't be named after a saint, but what should it be called?
# Secular
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# Secular

The National Children's Hospital won't be named after a saint, but what should it be called?

Sep 10th 2017, 6:05 AM 18,186 Views 69 Comments

The new name has come from a staff suggestion process, but hasn’t been revealed yet.

Rebel Wilson wins defamation case against 'disgraceful' Australian publisher
# Name And Age
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# Name And Age

Rebel Wilson wins defamation case against 'disgraceful' Australian publisher

Jun 15th 2017, 1:58 PM 24,423 Views 14 Comments

Bauer Media claimed the actor lied about her name, age and background to advance her career.

Starbucks kept getting this woman's name wrong so she took a picture each time
# Shame
# Shame

Starbucks kept getting this woman's name wrong so she took a picture each time

Jan 8th 2016, 8:31 AM 7,383 Views 7 Comments

And they’re so wrong.

Burglar caught after robbing office while wearing shirt with his name written on it
# Pennsylvania
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# Pennsylvania

Burglar caught after robbing office while wearing shirt with his name written on it

Dec 13th 2015, 7:45 AM 25,020 Views 8 Comments

Not the smartest move.

'Storm Enda' won't be knocking over bins and upturning sheds this winter
# Enda The Terrible
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# Enda The Terrible

'Storm Enda' won't be knocking over bins and upturning sheds this winter

Sep 27th 2015, 7:45 AM 8,939 Views 13 Comments

We won’t be getting a ‘Storm Michael’ either.

What would you name these lion and cheetah cubs?
# In Need Of Names
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# In Need Of Names

What would you name these lion and cheetah cubs?

Aug 27th 2015, 8:00 PM 11,759 Views 13 Comments

Dublin Zoo and Fota Island have some very cute new arrivals.

Can an Eircode change your address? No - here's why
# Questions And Answers
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# Questions And Answers

Can an Eircode change your address? No - here's why

Jul 13th 2015, 5:08 PM 26,032 Views 47 Comments

We put your questions to the Department of Communications.

French couple try and fail to name their baby 'Nutella'
# Nutella
# Nutella

French couple try and fail to name their baby 'Nutella'

Jan 26th 2015, 1:40 PM 3,065 Views 3 Comments

Nutella! Your dinner’s ready!

This Laois kebab shop just won the 'best pun' contest without even trying
# Kaboom
# Kaboom

This Laois kebab shop just won the 'best pun' contest without even trying

Nov 7th 2014, 10:03 AM 8,887 Views 2 Comments

*spontaneous applause*

What's in a name? Quite a lot...according to Irish people anyway
# Cad Is Ainm Duit
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# Cad Is Ainm Duit

What's in a name? Quite a lot...according to Irish people anyway

Jul 21st 2014, 3:30 PM 24,460 Views 48 Comments

We’re the happiest when it comes to our names apparently.

Communicorp planning to drop ‘Phantom’ as indie station rebrands
# Name Change
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# Name Change

Communicorp planning to drop ‘Phantom’ as indie station rebrands

Feb 23rd 2014, 11:30 AM 13,617 Views 38 Comments

Several names are being considered by Communicorp bosses. A raft of job cuts were announced at the rock and indie station last week.

Millennium Spire could be renamed in honour of Mandela
# Nelson's Column
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# Nelson's Column

Millennium Spire could be renamed in honour of Mandela

Jan 15th 2014, 9:41 AM 15,475 Views 181 Comments

Councillors meet this afternoon to consider the proposal…

Benfica paid tribute to Eusebio last night by putting his name on the back of all their players' jerseys
# Respect
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# Respect

Benfica paid tribute to Eusebio last night by putting his name on the back of all their players' jerseys

Jan 13th 2014, 8:20 AM 2,788 Views 2 Comments

The Portuguese legend’s former club fittingly beat Porto 2-0 in the first game since his death.

Mandela's name will live on - but will it be commercialised?
# Branding
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# Branding

Mandela's name will live on - but will it be commercialised?

Dec 21st 2013, 5:00 PM 10,323 Views 24 Comments

As South Africa settled into first week after Madiba’s funeral, fears grow that his legacy might be exploited.

Google can now feature you (yes, you) in its ads
# Hello You
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# Hello You

Google can now feature you (yes, you) in its ads

Nov 12th 2013, 11:55 AM 12,363 Views 33 Comments

Don’t worry – you do get a say on whether your image or name will appear in ads.

Watch the newborn cheetah cub exploring at Fota Wildlife Park
# Cork Cub
# Cork Cub

Watch the newborn cheetah cub exploring at Fota Wildlife Park

Oct 29th 2013, 9:30 AM 13,098 Views 24 Comments

Get your name suggestions in quickly!

Column: Why did JK Rowling feel the need to use a pseudonym?
# Opinion
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# Opinion

Column: Why did JK Rowling feel the need to use a pseudonym?

Jul 22nd 2013, 7:00 AM 573 Views 31 Comments

It’s been revealed that the Harry Potter creator used a male pseudonym and is in fact the author of a new mystery crime novel – but Michelle Jackson writes that it is sad Rowling had to do that to achieve critical acclaim.

Son of abuser Jerry Sandusky seeks to have name changed
# Penn State
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# Penn State

Son of abuser Jerry Sandusky seeks to have name changed

Jul 19th 2013, 7:05 AM 9,268 Views 14 Comments

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky was convicted of child sex abuse last year.

Irish name fail: No fadas accepted round here
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# Fada Fail

Irish name fail: No fadas accepted round here

May 24th 2013, 3:14 PM 34,144 Views 98 Comments

An Aer Lingus customer was not one bit happy when he couldn’t register his daughter’s name in the correct way.

Poll: Should illegal rubbish dumpers be 'named and shamed'?
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# Your Say

Poll: Should illegal rubbish dumpers be 'named and shamed'?

Apr 14th 2013, 9:54 AM 11,290 Views 120 Comments

Dublin City Council hopes to be able to name and shame people who dump rubbish illegally – but it requires a change of law.

What would you call Pluto's two smallest moons?
# Pluto
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# Pluto

What would you call Pluto's two smallest moons?

Feb 12th 2013, 3:06 PM 5,976 Views 60 Comments

The SETI Institute are giving the public the chance to choose the names of the moons referred to now as P4 and P5.

Luas extension project changes name to "generate public awareness"
# Luas Cross City
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# Luas Cross City

Luas extension project changes name to "generate public awareness"

Jan 26th 2013, 7:30 AM 13,556 Views 44 Comments

The project was known as BXD or Broombridge, but will now be known as the Luas Cross Line.

Bastardstown, Muff, Crazy Corner... welcome to Ireland
# Funny Irish Names
# Funny Irish Names

Bastardstown, Muff, Crazy Corner... welcome to Ireland

Jun 2nd 2012, 5:00 PM 28,498 Views 67 Comments

Explore seven of Ireland’s most amusing place names. (Warning! May contain juvenile tendencies!)

What did Andrea Corr call her new daughter?
# Baby Love
# Baby Love

What did Andrea Corr call her new daughter?

May 1st 2012, 4:58 PM 15,933 Views 22 Comments

Here’s a hint – she didn’t go down the unusual baby name route.

Former member wins rights to Sugababes name
# Sugawhat
# Sugawhat

Former member wins rights to Sugababes name

Aug 26th 2011, 9:33 AM 410 Views 3 Comments

Mutya Buena, one of the original members of the band, won the rights to the name. But that doesn’t meant the band have to find a new one.