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Wednesday 6 December 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# Crunch time

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Galway secure league semi-final berth, while Rebel revival keeps Cork in the hunt
A win next week will earn Ephie Fitzgerald’s side a place among the final four.
Time for Ireland to deliver as Griggs' side search for a much-needed spark
Ireland women are hoping to end a miserable Six Nations campaign on the right note in Cardiff.
UK government says it has secured 'legally binding changes' to Brexit deal
Tonight’s May visit comes ahead of another expected Brexit vote tomorrow in the House of Commons.
'We are approaching the position of a hard Brexit' says Donohoe, as clock ticks down to crucial meaningful vote
MPs will tomorrow vote again on British Prime Minister Theresa May’s Withdrawal Agreement.
Poll: May's deal, no deal or Brexit delay - which vote is most likely to pass in Westminster this week?
There are a number of options before British MPs ahead of a crucial week in parliament.
'Never has Europe been in such danger': Macron calls for EU reform in light of Brexit
In an opinion piece published in 28 newspapers around Europe, Macron outlined his vision for the EU’s future.
May says MPs WILL get to vote to extend Article 50 (but a few things have to happen first)
There could be three crucial votes in the House of Commons in as many days next month.
Crunch talks for Varadkar and May in Dublin today as both sides refuse to back down on backstop
The Taoiseach and Prime Minister are having dinner in Dublin tonight, with one topic atop their agenda.
Klopp calls on Liverpool to ease supporters' nerves as City gain ground
The league leaders were held by Leicester City on Wednesday amid a nervous atmosphere at Anfield, but the German is not unduly worried.
Half of people have no sympathy for British people over the current Brexit chaos
Today is the day of the crucial vote in Westminster.
'Give this deal a second look': May in last-ditch attempt to change minds ahead of crucial Brexit vote
There’s only one day to go before the crucial vote in the House of Commons.
Theresa May to warn of 'catastrophic' effects of failing to deliver Brexit during Stoke factory visit
There’s only one day to go before the crucial vote in the House of Commons.
Trump to address the nation live tonight as he nears showdown on Mexico border wall
Trump has also pledged a “prudent” US withdrawal of troops of Syria.
'Too little too late': Hauliers slam no-deal Brexit rehearsal as 'window dressing'
‘Operation Brock’ began this morning with trucks travelling from a regional airport in Kent to the port of Dover.
Dates, times and venues confirmed for the 2019 All-Ireland club championship ties
We’re getting to the semi-final stage of the hurling and football competitions.
Theresa May warns that parliament rejection of Brexit deal could leave Britain in EU
This Tuesday, 11 December, MPs will vote on whether they approve May’s Brexit deal.
Majority of people think Sinn Féin should take its Westminster seats for crucial Brexit vote
The crucial Brexit vote is on Tuesday.
May to travel to NI and Wales in last-ditch attempt to gain support for Brexit deal
The House of Commons will hold a vote on 11 December on the Brexit deal agreed with the EU.
Theresa May stands firm after day of Brexit chaos in Westminster
May’s Brexit deal has faced growing opposition throughout the day.
Varadkar tells May he's open to backstop review as long as UK can't unilaterally pull out
It comes as the UK’s Brexit Minister Dominic Rabb has reportedly hardened his stance.
Poll: Have you decided who you'll vote for in the presidential election?
With less than a week now until polling day, have you made up your mind yet?
Last-ditch Brexit talks break down in Brussels as all eyes turn to crunch summit
The prospect of a no-deal Brexit is increasing as agreement remains elusive.
Angela Merkel warns 'devil is in detail' of Brexit deal
“Everything is solved only when everything is solved,” the German leader said.
'So many lies': Mr Justice Charleton left with plenty to mull over as Tribunal winds up
The Tribunal won’t be going to the High Court over privilege, paving the way for the closing of proceedings.
Crucial week for Theresa May could spell calamity for her Brexit plans
There is a sense among both eurosceptics and pro-Europeans that crunch time is fast approaching.
'We need to see if we have learned those lessons, so it's a huge week for us'
The painful memories of two semi-final defeats last year are driving Leinster on towards Scarlets this weekend.
'Take it or leave it': MPs will get a chance to turn down Brexit deal
Brexit secretary David Davis said: “This agreement will only hold if parliament approves it.”
World Cup without four-time champions Italy would be a 'disaster' - Löw
It’s all or nothing, as Italy find themselves trailing to Sweden ahead of tonight’s crucial second leg.
Katie Taylor preparing for 'rough and rugged' battle in title fight
Taylor faces Anahi Esther Sanchez this weekend in her quest to claim the WBA lightweight title.
There have been some weird, weird moments in the lead up Germany's election
Promises of nudist areas, Calvin Klein-esque posters, and a satirical political party – the bizarre bits of Germany’s election campaigns.
U2 and Bob Geldof get behind Ireland's World Cup bid ahead of final vote
Each candidate will make their final presentation to World Rugby next week.
Newstalk staff letter demands Hook be taken off air immediately
“Misogyny should never be normalised,” according to a draft letter signed by around 20 staff.
Cork v Mayo, All-Ireland Ladies senior football semi-final
All roads lead to Kingspan Breffni in Cavan as Cork and Mayo battle it out for the last spot in the All-Ireland final.
Sep 2nd 2017, 6:18 PM Mayo have defeated All-Ireland champions Cork and are back in an All-Ireland final for the first time in 10 years.
Sep 2nd 2017, 6:13 PM Cork 0-17 3-10 Mayo 56 min – PENALTY!! Orla Finn wins a penalty for Cork after she was pulled down. But Yvonne Byrne gets down low to parry it away. What a game!!
Sep 2nd 2017, 6:00 PM Cork 0-15 3-09 Mayo 49 min – CROSSBAR!! Áine O’Sullivan crashes the ball against the woodwork. They continue to trail as we head into the final 10 minutes.
From 24-hour guard duty with the Defence Forces to causing mayhem in attack with Offaly
Siobhán Flannery’s new role is aimed at helping the Faithful county take flight.
Poll: Who do you think will win tomorrow's football qualifiers?
Mayo, Cork, Galway and Donegal are all in action.
Last-minute surge expected ahead of CAO change-of-mind deadline tomorrow
Last year, over half of applicants made changes before the deadline.
'It has taken more time today than anything else': Ireland the hot topic on day 1 of Brexit talks
Today was the first day of Brexit negotiations between the UK and EU.
Britain acts quickly by appointing new EU ambassador
A Downing Street spokesperson hailed Tim Barrow as a “tough negotiatior”.
UK's ambassador to the EU has unexpectedly resigned
Sir Ivan Rogers was the UK’s top diplomat to the EU
Weekend results tee up biggest game of the season and other LOI talking points
We’re into the final month of the Premier Division campaign and it’s really hotting up.