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From TheJournal.ie These are the best places in the world to go birdwatching Peepers

These are the best places in the world to go birdwatching

From South Africa to Ecuador.

From TheJournal.ie Pics: The world turns green for St Patrick's Day GLOBAL GREENING

Pics: The world turns green for St Patrick's Day

Hundreds of landmarks across the world have turned green.

From TheJournal.ie 'The devastation in the room is palpable': Events held nationwide in memory of road traffic victims World Remembrance Day

'The devastation in the room is palpable': Events held nationwide in memory of road traffic victims

Today is the international day for remembering all those killed on our roads.

From TheJournal.ie The 19 most expensive cities in the world to rent a property Up And Up

The 19 most expensive cities in the world to rent a property

Do you have a spare €1,946 per month?

From TheJournal.ie BBQs and KFC : Here's what people in 10 different countries eat on Christmas Day Christmas Dinner

BBQs and KFC : Here's what people in 10 different countries eat on Christmas Day

Reindeer meat is a favourite in one country.

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 TheJournal.ie These are the biggest threats facing the world right now Worries

These are the biggest threats facing the world right now

It ranges from Isis to climate change.

From TheJournal.ie The cost of living all over the world in one neat infographic Costly

The cost of living all over the world in one neat infographic

Ireland has the 11th highest cost of living in the world.

From TheJournal.ie Here's What Happened Today: Saturday News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

AirAsia plane wreckage, Irish man critical in Sydney, and Ebola patient’s deteriorating condition have everyone talking.

From The42 Ireland jump to third in IRB world rankings ahead of Wallabies clash Top Three

Ireland jump to third in IRB world rankings ahead of Wallabies clash

Defeats for Australia and England, as well as Ireland’s win, mean a change in the official ladder.

From TheJournal.ie Some good news for a Sunday morning: The world is becoming a better place On The Up
From TheJournal.ie Sweden to recognise a new Palestinian state Two-State Solution

Sweden to recognise a new Palestinian state

It has not been confirmed if parliamentary approval is needed.

From TheJournal.ie Deadly Ebola outbreak now a "threat to world peace" UN Security Council

Deadly Ebola outbreak now a "threat to world peace"

That’s according to the UN Security Council, which met today.

From TheJournal.ie Patents and skyscrapers...what makes these 18 cities the most innovative places on Earth We Built This City

Patents and skyscrapers...what makes these 18 cities the most innovative places on Earth

These cities are commended for thinking outside the box of industry, design and urban planning.

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Monday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Everyone’s talking about Catherine Nevin, the death of Adrian Folan and whether the Garth Brooks gigs will go ahead…

From TheJournal.ie Google wants to start beaming internet from its balloons as early as next year Up Up And Away

Google wants to start beaming internet from its balloons as early as next year

It’s hoped that the project will see between 300 to 400 balloons circulating the globe, offering continuous service to a targeted area.

From The42 Seamus Coleman one of the best full-backs in the world - Roberto Martinez High Praise

Seamus Coleman one of the best full-backs in the world - Roberto Martinez

The Everton boss says you “can’t teach” the qualities that the Irish international possesses.

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Monday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Everyone’s talking about Pure in Heart, Frank Flannery’s resignation and the death of actress Eileen Colgan.

Man continues quest to visit every Nando's in the world

Can you hear the drums for Nando’s?…

From The42 5 world rugby talents to watch out for in 2014 Future Stars

5 world rugby talents to watch out for in 2014

This quintet of young players look set for breakout years in the world of rugby.

From The42 TheScore.ie's 2013 rugby team of the year Dream Team

TheScore.ie's 2013 rugby team of the year

It wasn’t easy, but we’ve selected our best XV from the past year of action.

From TheJournal.ie Higgins to attend Mandela service, as funeral plans confirmed RIP

Higgins to attend Mandela service, as funeral plans confirmed

South Africa has declared a period of mourning all next week. Here at home, books of condolence have been opened in honour of the iconic leader.

From TheJournal.ie This is how much the iPhone 5S costs around the world Purchasing Power

This is how much the iPhone 5S costs around the world

You could be paying anything between €517 to €798 depending on where you’re based.

From TheJournal.ie Dundalk Santas run to try and beat world record World Record

Dundalk Santas run to try and beat world record

The Dundalk Charity Santa Fun Run needed 4000 Santas to beat the world record – did it succeed?

From TheJournal.ie Column: ‘My husband was holding back tears when he told me Callum had meningitis’ Opinion

Column: ‘My husband was holding back tears when he told me Callum had meningitis’

On Universal Children’s Day, mother Roisin Hartley tells her story about how she came so close to losing her son to meningitis.

From TheJournal.ie Drumroll, please... The top ten "most liveable cities" in the world have been named Where In The World

Drumroll, please... The top ten "most liveable cities" in the world have been named

Statistically, it’s unlikely you live in any of them.

From TheJournal.ie Extract: The 'daily problems' in maintaining Ireland's neutrality during WW2 Read Me

Extract: The 'daily problems' in maintaining Ireland's neutrality during WW2

Confidential documents from the 1940s show that the maintenance of Ireland’s neutrality was going be difficult – and hard decisions on policy would have to be made practically every day.

From TheJournal.ie Living in a remote part of the world? Google wants to get internet access to you with balloons Internet

Living in a remote part of the world? Google wants to get internet access to you with balloons

Google is launching balloons into near space to beam internet access to the world below.

From TheJournal.ie Column: In Ethiopia, ordinary Irish people doing extraordinary things in difficult circumstances Opinion

Column: In Ethiopia, ordinary Irish people doing extraordinary things in difficult circumstances

National Volunteering Week ends today. Here Donnacha Maguire, who is in Ethiopia, tells us about some of the work being done by Irish volunteers in the country.

From TheJournal.ie 1978: Ireland "laughing stock of progressive world" over divorce and contraceptives State Papers

1978: Ireland "laughing stock of progressive world" over divorce and contraceptives

As debates raged on divorce and separation, one Irish man wrote to the Taoiseach Jack Lynch from Australia to tell him what people thought of the country.

From TheJournal.ie Column: How to stop crises becoming disasters Read Me

Column: How to stop crises becoming disasters

On World Humanitarian Day, Concern Director in Kenya Anne O’Mahony writes from Nairobi on tackling the underlying causes of vulnerability to the worst effects of manmade and natural shocks.

From TheJournal.ie 7 photos good enough to win a National Geographic contest Lovely Snaps

7 photos good enough to win a National Geographic contest

Photos taken in Afghanistan, Vietnam and Fiji all made the cut. Check out the beautiful images…

Lemurs are "the world's most threatened mammal"

The destruction of their tropical forest habitat and an upsurge in hunting has been blamed for depleting lemur numbers.

The week in photos: Streaming Week In Pics This post contains images

The week in photos: Streaming

This is the week that was, in pictures.

From TheJournal.ie Fáilte Ireland: Get out of bed and welcome Volvo Ocean Race Volvo Ocean Race

Fáilte Ireland: Get out of bed and welcome Volvo Ocean Race

Kerryman Damian Foxall is the watch leader on French entry Groupama, and says that “anything but overall victory” would be a disaster for them.

From TheJournal.ie IN PICTURES: Photos taken around the world in one day (part two) The World In A Day This post contains images

IN PICTURES: Photos taken around the world in one day (part two)

Presenting part two of a snapshot of this massive project, which has seen submissions of thousands of photographs from around the world, taken on 15 May 2012…

From The42 VIDEO: 'Soccer is the most important game in the world' Sneak Preview This post contains videos

VIDEO: 'Soccer is the most important game in the world'

Eamon Dunphy, John Giles and Giovanni Trapattoni all feature in RTÉ’s latest sporting series, Green is the Colour.

9 examples of incredible Easter eggs Easter This post contains images

9 examples of incredible Easter eggs

From large chocolate eggs to hand-painted works of art, our slideshow features some of the most incredible Easter eggs you’re likely to see this year. How did your Easter treats measure up?

From TheJournal.ie Incredible images in National Geographic 2011 Photo of the Year contest In The Frame This post contains images

Incredible images in National Geographic 2011 Photo of the Year contest

Over 20,000 photos are competing for the top prize of $10,000 for Photo of the Year.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Friday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

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