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#Around The World

# around-the-world - Monday 5 October, 2020

Ireland captain helps Arsenal go top, 'keeper the star in Reading win and Donegal ace on target in Germany

There were plenty of Irish internationals in action in the Women’s Super League and further afield this weekend.

# around-the-world - Sunday 26 July, 2020

Between two clubs: Setting the Goldrick standard in South Dublin and Melbourne

Sinéad Goldrick on all things Foxrock-Cabinteely, Dublin and Melbourne FC, their similar cultures and her rollercoaster experience over the past few months.

# around-the-world - Monday 27 April, 2020

Bundesliga could 'go under' unless campaign resumes, as Argentine season declared over

Elsewhere, the Belgian league again delayed a vote on ending its season.

# around-the-world - Thursday 12 March, 2020

Covid-19 around the world: Over 1,000 deaths in Italy, Brazil's Bolsonaro tested for disease

President Bolsonaro’s communications director has tested positive for Covid-19.

# around-the-world - Sunday 19 January, 2020

'As hard as it is, you just embrace it' - A Kerryman's solo cycle home from New Zealand

Tomás Mac an t-Saoir has already conquered Africa and America. His attention now turns to the rest of the world.

# around-the-world - Monday 2 September, 2019

'Just a whirlwind' - Sealing AFLW deal in Oz to booking All-Ireland final spot in a week

Fermanagh captain Joanne Doonan becomes the 15th Irish player confirmed for the 2020 season Down Under, after signing for Carlton Blues.

# around-the-world - Saturday 15 June, 2019

'Sport is sport and the best and worst thing about it is it's always going to be there'

Dublin star Aisling Maher is back at it after living the Central American Dream last summer.

# around-the-world - Thursday 13 June, 2019

'We are going to be fighting for every title around the world' - David Luiz backs Chelsea to challenge

The Blues secured a top-three finish and Europa League glory last season and the defender is looking to build on those foundations.

# around-the-world - Thursday 2 May, 2019

From soccer Stateside to rugby for Ireland, Sligo's globetrotting captain gunning for national glory

37-year-old Jacqui Mulligan has had a colourful sporting career.

# around-the-world - Sunday 28 April, 2019

These spectacular photos are up for the National Geographic Travel Photo of the Year

The contest carries a $7,500 first prize.

# around-the-world - Sunday 7 April, 2019

These amazing photos are up for the National Geographic Travel Photo Contest

The contest carries a $7,500 first prize.

# around-the-world - Friday 14 December, 2018

From The42 Party in the USA! Dubliner McFaul completes latest move in colourful career We Go Again

Party in the USA! Dubliner McFaul completes latest move in colourful career

Shane McFaul has signed for FC Arizona.

# around-the-world - Monday 12 November, 2018

Cork defender seals next move in colourful career to make it an ex-LOI trio at new US club

Colin Falvey has signed for Chattanooga Red Wolves SC.

# around-the-world - Tuesday 14 August, 2018

Vienna topples Melbourne in 'most liveable city' ranking

It is the first time a European metropolis has topped the annual chart compiled by the Economist Intelligence Unit.

# around-the-world - Tuesday 22 May, 2018

Galway syndicate plans to travel the world 'first class' after winning €8.5 million Lotto jackpot

The group says it has only shared the news with immediate family.

# around-the-world - Saturday 12 May, 2018

Check out these stunning images from Nat Geo's travel photography contest

One grand prize winner will receive €8,400.

# around-the-world - Sunday 11 March, 2018

55-year-old Irishman to become oldest person to travel around the world on a bike

Dermot Higgins set off on his 31,000km journey last June. He’s set to return to Dublin on 1 April.

# around-the-world - Sunday 4 February, 2018

Dublin man attempting to sail around the world alone with no modern technology

Gregor McGuckin will take part in the Golden Globe Race in July.

# around-the-world - Saturday 14 October, 2017

Henshaw, Connellan, Sheehan: how three friends from a little Irish town made sports careers around the world

From Leinster to Luton and St Kilda, Coosan’s finest have come a long way from kickabouts in the back garden.

# around-the-world - Monday 18 September, 2017

Scottish man cycles around world in 79 days, setting new world record

Mark Beaumont smashed the previous record of 123 days.

# around-the-world - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

All-Ireland semi-finals and finals to be streamed live and worldwide on Facebook

TG4 and the LGFA will stream a total of seven championship fixtures on Facebook Live for the first time.

# around-the-world - Friday 12 May, 2017

Take a look at more of the amazing photos competing for National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year

The 2017 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year contest is accepting entries.

# around-the-world - Monday 27 March, 2017

From The Daily Edge This story of a 90-year-old Dublin grandad cooking a fry for his granddaughter has gone global on Reddit Meet Dessie

# around-the-world - Monday 25 July, 2016

This solar-powered plane is nearing the end of a historic trip

The plane will soon become the first solar-powered airplane to circle the globe without using fuel.

# around-the-world - Sunday 3 July, 2016

From The Daily Edge Mastering the Coke and Fanta yoyos was one of Irish childhood's key skills Walk The Dog

# around-the-world - Friday 22 April, 2016

Irish TV is going global after a deal with one of the world's biggest companies

The station, aimed at the Irish diaspora, will be accessible worldwide through smart TVs and devices.

# around-the-world - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

50% more people were executed last year than in 2014

Amnesty International has said that 1,634 people were executed in 25 countries last year.

# around-the-world - Monday 4 April, 2016

The Panama Papers have already caused massive political disturbance

The leaked documents from Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca have sent shock waves around the world.

# around-the-world - Saturday 2 January, 2016

The Irish organisation that made gains for the children of priests in 2015

Coping International has received commitments from the Catholic hierarchy around the world over the past year.

# around-the-world - Monday 21 December, 2015

Here's what alcohol preferences look like around the world

They’re fond of a cold brew in the US, but spirits dominate in Asia.

# around-the-world - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

Connacht set off on Russian expedition without internationals Henshaw and White

Pat Lam’s men begin their 12,000km round journey this evening.

# around-the-world - Sunday 18 October, 2015

# around-the-world - Monday 31 August, 2015

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.

# around-the-world - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

From Beijing to the USA and potentially back with the Dubs footballers in 2015

Paul Mannion may return to Jim Gavin’s squad.

# around-the-world - Sunday 3 May, 2015

Bit of an animal? 25 places to go partying before you die

How many of these can you tick off your list?

# around-the-world - Friday 3 April, 2015

Here are the other countries where it's hard to buy alcohol today

While these countries take measures on Good Friday – they’re not quite as restrictive as here.

# around-the-world - Sunday 29 March, 2015

# around-the-world - Saturday 28 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge Three Irish lads are driving from Nenagh to Beijing for their friend's wedding Miles And Miles

Three Irish lads are driving from Nenagh to Beijing for their friend's wedding

They’re doing it all for charity, because they’re great sports.

# around-the-world - Monday 9 March, 2015

Solar-powered plane takes off on historic flight around the world

The Solar Impulse 2 is expected to take 25 days to fly the mammoth journey.

# around-the-world - Sunday 1 March, 2015

11 places that have the same name in Britain and America but look very different

A rose by any other name would smell as sweet…

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