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The lovely story of how a woman became best friends with an injured pigeon she found on Abbey Street
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The lovely story of how a woman became best friends with an injured pigeon she found on Abbey Street

Oct 21st 2017, 6:00 PM 9,614 Views 8 Comments

This pigeon probably has a better Instagram account than you do.

'A club like ours only gets this chance once in a lifetime' - Tony Kelly and Ballyea's journey
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'A club like ours only gets this chance once in a lifetime' - Tony Kelly and Ballyea's journey

Mar 13th 2017, 7:02 PM 5,823 Views 2 Comments

It’ll be a historic St Patrick’s Day for the Clare club.

Hurling roots, learning from Wilkinson and O'Gara - the unlikely rise of Tipp football attacker
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Hurling roots, learning from Wilkinson and O'Gara - the unlikely rise of Tipp football attacker

Jun 29th 2016, 1:00 PM 6,075 Views 0 Comments

Kevin O’Halloran’s rise has been meteoric.

'I asked him if he was mad, to be honest with you' - Vardy to film director
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'I asked him if he was mad, to be honest with you' - Vardy to film director

Mar 24th 2016, 8:25 AM 14,150 Views 5 Comments

Hollywood screenwriter Adrian Butchart has plans to make a movie based on the Foxes’ striker’s remarkable rise.

These are the childhood homes of some of the most powerful leaders in history
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These are the childhood homes of some of the most powerful leaders in history

Mar 6th 2016, 4:00 PM 45,518 Views 22 Comments

Some came from very humble beginnings.

Beer, fishing and kicking the winning points - Stephen Donald speaks about the 2011 World Cup
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Beer, fishing and kicking the winning points - Stephen Donald speaks about the 2011 World Cup

Sep 18th 2015, 12:00 PM 5,629 Views 1 Comment

The42 spoke to Donald about going from fourth choice to a World Cup winner.

How one man went from a runaway living in a slum to starting a billion-dollar company
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How one man went from a runaway living in a slum to starting a billion-dollar company

Aug 18th 2015, 11:10 PM 20,191 Views 19 Comments

Ambarish Mitra grew up in India idolising Bill Gates.

From hospital bed with double leg fracture to Waterford league champion in 12 months
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From hospital bed with double leg fracture to Waterford league champion in 12 months

May 3rd 2015, 7:46 PM 10,429 Views 1 Comment

Philip Mahony appreciated today’s win for the Deise more than most.

Soccer millionaire Angel Di Maria sold for 20 footballs
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Soccer millionaire Angel Di Maria sold for 20 footballs

Apr 10th 2015, 9:16 AM 9,763 Views 1 Comment

Poor clubs across South America are getting ready to celebrate stars like the Argentina international.

China's richest woman went from the factory floor to a billion-dollar fortune
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China's richest woman went from the factory floor to a billion-dollar fortune

Apr 1st 2015, 4:05 PM 26,914 Views 29 Comments

Zhou Qunfei made her money selling tech companies touchscreen glass.

Karl Albrecht, reclusive founder of Aldi supermarket, has died aged 94
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Karl Albrecht, reclusive founder of Aldi supermarket, has died aged 94

Jul 21st 2014, 6:52 PM 33,364 Views 48 Comments

He went from selling buns on the street, to having a fortune of $25.9 billion.

Rory McIlroy pips Shane Lowry to European PGA victory
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Rory McIlroy pips Shane Lowry to European PGA victory

May 25th 2014, 5:10 PM 30,215 Views 38 Comments

The Offaly native kicked off his surge with an eagle on the fourth hole but McIlroy finished the stronger of the two.

The greatest rags to riches story of all time
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The greatest rags to riches story of all time

Nov 18th 2012, 6:30 PM 31,057 Views 21 Comments

“The man who dies rich dies disgraced” – the amazing life of Andrew Carnegie.

Rags to Riches: 7 homeless people who became famous
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Rags to Riches: 7 homeless people who became famous

Jun 16th 2012, 5:00 PM 23,327 Views 12 Comments

Halle Berry, Daniel Craig and Charlie Chaplin all came from difficult backgrounds…