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# 2013

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The 13 most beautifully Irish newspaper items of 2013
It’s been quite a year.
Here's the proof that Daft Punk's Get Lucky owned 2013
It’s the song of the year without question.
10 of the oddest naked calendars money can buy
Those women were in the nip!
10 of Westmeath’s best sporting moments in 2013
Robbie Henshaw, John Joe Nevin and John Heslin all caught the eye this year.
The 10 most popular comments on in 2013
From drink-driving in Kerry to Bertie Ahern getting attacked, here are the comments which got the most thumbs up from other readers this year.
It's Big Fat Quiz of The Year --- Part II
Think you know the news?
11 of Donegal's best sporting moments of 2013
No inter-county silverware, but plenty in the ring, rugby field and on the road.
5 rugby players whose reputations soared in 2013
We’ve picked out five men who were unstoppable forces this year.
26 of the best smartphone apps from 2013
With so many apps released over the year, here are some of our favourites.'s 50 favourite sports articles of 2013 (part 2)
Featuring Declan Kidney, Lance Armstrong, Aaron Hernandez, Mayo GAA and more.
13 of the most baffling decisions in rugby in 2013
We’ve highlighted some of the most questionable decision-making in the game this year.'s 2013 Premier League Team of the Year
Robin van Persie, Luis Suarez and Petr Cech are among those who make the cut.’s 50 favourite sports articles of 2013 (part 1)
Featuring Manti Te’o, Mike Tyson, Conor Cusack, concussion in rugby and much more.
The moments that made us go ‘whoa!’ in 2013
From Henry to LeBron, this was a year of big, big plays.
23 of the most sensational rugby tries in 2013
We’ve picked out some of the most memorable scores from the year, but which was your favourite?
Charming video shares Brazilian students' experience in Dublin
It looks like they had a good time! Phew!
When Roy met John, the All Blacks & hurling replays - I wish I was there in 2013
Our writers on the sporting events they would have loved to witness in 2013.
28 sports personalities who made us glad to be Irish in 2013
Featuring Rob Heffernan, Johnny Sexton, Cora Staunton and more…
Here are some of the year's biggest hightlights made entirely out of Play-Doh
Can you identify these 2013 hightlights?
Ireland's ongoing inconsistency ended Kidney's reign
We look back on the Cork man’s stint as international coach, which ended after a poor 2013 Six Nations.
9 of Louth's best sporting moments in 2013
From thrashing Laois to Premier League appearances and rugby brothers; it’s Louth’s best bits of the year.
Here's what the world searched for in 2013
Google has put together a short video featuring the major news stories and events that dominated 2013.
Forbes names Irish business 'hot global startup'
Trustev was set up in 2012 and helps to prevent online fraud.
Conor McGregor and The Lions: Number 1 on Google in Ireland in 2013
McGregor’s popularity exploded in Ireland this year with his MMA feats.
9 of Galway's best sporting moments in 2013
We’ve rounded up some of the more memorable moments involving Galway natives in 2013.
There is one Irish entry in YouTube's top trending music videos in Ireland for 2013
Can you guess what it is?
Time Magazine names Pope Francis its Person of the Year
“He took the name of a humble saint and then called for a church of healing.”
YouTube sums up 2013's defining moments in less than 6 minutes
How many stars and memes can you spot?
This guy will make you want to travel more
Warning: Video may induce lifestyle envy (and slight irritation).
Can you name all of these pop songs released in 2013?
We’re up all night to…
McGrath and Nash lead the way in the GAA's top 5 hurling goals from 2013
Walter Walsh, Paul Ryan, David Burke, Anthony Nash and Conor McGrath are all in the mix.
Here's the GAA's top 5 hurling points from the 2013 season
Kevin Moran, James Ryan, Patrick Horgan, Podge Collins and Domhnall O’Donovan are all in the mix.
Budget deficit for 2012 still inside Troika target despite revisions
Initial estimates for April were revised, after it became clear that revenue from mobile phone licences should be filed under this year’s figures.
Ireland's Martyn Irvine secures bronze medal at European Championships
Meanwhile, his fellow Irish competitors, Caroline Ryan and Eoin Mullen, also performed well.
NTMA suspends Treasury Bill auctions until 2014
The National Treasury Management Agency won’t be holding anymore monthly Treasury Bills sales in 2013.
Sports Film of the Week: Rush
The latest movie in our series examines the relationship between star 1970s Formula One drivers James Hunt and Niki Lauda.
New '132' reg system drives huge increase in August car sales
There was a 20 per cent increase in new car sales in August compared to the same month last year. However, looking at the year as a whole, sales are down 8 per cent.
Fifty students suspected of cheating in the Leaving Cert this year
The exam scripts were held back with a further 25 ‘provisionally withheld pending communication’ with students.
Snooty Wimbledon officials scold 7-time champ Federer over orange soles
They have standards in SW19, don’t you know.
Commissioner welcomes garda recruitment “as soon as possible”
Martin Callinan said that he anticipates the number of gardaí to drop below 13,000 which indicates that recruitment should begin.