Dublin: 10 °C Friday 3 February, 2023

# Simba

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# Circle of Life
This dog being held up like Simba became a star of Dublin Castle during yesterday's celebrations
A symbol of hope and cuteness.
# Photo Essay
Turning the lion hunters into lion defenders
An NGO is attempting to convince a rural community in Tanzania to give up their old ways.
# Circle of Life
This new version of The Lion King is so, so wrong
And yet so right.
# WTF?
Off the record: sports stories you might have missed this weekend
Simba, Suarez and Leo Cullen sex puns – it’s all in this week’s round-up.