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# Calm

This year
Calm heads key as Farrell's Ireland aim to steer clear of 'losing the plot'
The head coach has tried to test his squad’s resilience over the last two years.
'I'd be getting sick before games' - Porter has calmed the big-match nerves
Ireland’s loosehead prop is excited about a big scrum battle in Cardiff.
Last year
Scotland's leader - 'It suits him for people to think he's a dry shite or doesn't show emotion'
While some Scotland players have spoken about seeking revenge, manager Steve Clarke is not the type to be blinded by emotion facing Ireland.
All time
Manchester United star Lindelof not bothered by Mourinho criticism
The former Red Devils boss said the defender can be ‘bullied’ by opponents.
Spurs boss Pochettino urges calm on 17-year-old Irish starlet Parrott
There has been plenty of hype surrounding the youngster of late.
Brazil boss refusing to panic after woeful Panama draw
Tite is not too concerned by the disappointing performance.
Ireland can 'absolutely' still win the Six Nations - Peter O'Mahony
The vice-captain is not getting carried away after one defeat.
Leicester boss calls for perspective amid speculation about his future at the club
Rumours persist that Claude Puel could be replaced by Newcastle’s Rafael Benitez or David Wagner of Huddersfield.
'I do not think the situation is delicate' - Zidane urges calm
The reigning La Liga champions have slipped seven points behind leaders and rivals Barcelona.
'I respect the decision' - Pacquiao gracious after controversial defeat
Few could believe it when Jeff Horn was awarded victory, but his opponent refused to blame the judges.
Jurgen Klopp laughs off Mino Raiola's 'piece of s***' jibe
The Reds manager refused to be drawn on harsh comments from the agent.
Police in Belfast appeal for calm after murder of prominent loyalist
The man has been named as prominent loyalist John Boreland.
'Time stopped for a second': Connacht somehow stayed cool and calm on most momentous day
“It would have been real easy to get carried away with the occasion, but we talked all week about keeping our heads.”
6 meditation exercises you can do on your commute
It’s easier than you think to incorporate into your day.
Mindfulness: what is it, and how do you do it?
Welcome to the first article in our series promoting mental well-being.
Want some peace and calm in your life? Take these few minutes to get it done
You have the ability to see from a new perspective, you have the ability to see situations as they are and not get lost in drama.
Ireland captain O'Connell: 'I wouldn't say alarm bells will be ringing'
Joe Schmidt’s men have lost two in a row but the skipper looked composed in Twickenham.
Nato is worried about the situation in Macedonia
A shoot-out left 22 people dead today.
Mindfulness therapy can be as good as medication for preventing depressive relapses
The alternative treatment helps patients learn how to respond more constructively to their thoughts and feelings.
'Let's stay together': Now Paul McCartney's weighing in on the Scottish independence debate
Mick Jagger, Stephen Hawking and Judi Dench are also urging a ‘no’ vote next month. But Sean Connery’s heading up the celebrity ‘yes’ campaign.
Wounded Palestinians transferred to Turkey for treatment
A 72-hour ceasefire has held overnight which will allow talks to resume in Cairo.
Weather warning lifted as the worst of Storm Christine passes
Stormy conditions which persist this morning are forecast to weaken later today.
Russian man crashes into river but stays perfectly calm
When you’re in deep, you’re in deep.
Take the pressure off Bale, says Ronaldo
Victory tomorrow will all but secure Real’s passage to the last 16 of the Champions League.
Mexican jails use yoga to soothe teen criminals
It won’t help all of them but it’s part of a programme in the juvenile justice system there to bring about reform.
Boston police: 'This is an ongoing event'
Three explosions have occurred in the city this afternoon. The public has been asked to remain at home and visitors have been asked to return to their place of accommodation.
15 ways to beat anxiety now
Daily stress affects us all – these tips will help you on your way to being cool as a cucumber.
23 scientifically-backed ways to reduce stress
Pets, art, kissing, tea-drinking, writing a journal – some stress-busting strategies you can try out right now.
Peerless Pirlo and seven other 'Panenka' penalties
Last night’s dinked spot-kick was not the Italian midfielder’s first.
Singapore GP: Vettel isn't feeling the pressure
Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel could clinch his second consecutive World Championship in Singapore this weekend, but the German won’t admit to feeling any anxiety.