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# Culture Clash
Pierce Brosnan has found himself in the middle of a bizarre controversy in India
The actor appeared in ads for a ‘mouth freshener’ that has been linked to poor health – now he wants nothing to do with the brand.
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'Direct' Man City are Guardiola's biggest challenge yet - Puyol
Carles Puyol says he would have been too small to play centre back in the Premier League.
# le pong
A L'Oreal executive really hates the smelly chip shop below his Alpine retreat
The smell is an “abnormal disturbance to the neighbourhood”, apparently.
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Ireland had a starring role on this Japanese TV show broadcast to 36 million
We’re now officially big in Japan.
# Culture Clash
Obsession with diving will hurt Premier League sides in Europe -- Mourinho
The Chelsea manager warns that Champions League referees will be much more lenient than the current trend in England’s top flight.
# Culture Clash
Facebook page of Limerick City of Culture is hacked
Protest ‘takeover’ of official social media page echoes calls for resignations from board.
# Culture Clash
'Evra cried like a baby' says Gus Poyet as Suarez 'racism' row rumbles on
“I can assure you and everyone Luis is not a racist. We use different words and it is a different kind of situation.”
Column: ‘We train indoors, unless it clashes with a kids’ birthday party’
As Ireland’s young people emigrate, GAA clubs are springing up in unlikely locations – and becoming centres for a unique community, writes Philip O’Connor from Sweden.
# Culture Clash
Pause and engage: Can Leinster make it a double or will it be Munster's day again?
As Leinster and Munster prepare to clash for the Magners League title, two fans from each side of the divide tog off. We throw in the ball on a debate.
# Culture Clash
Beijing op-ed: Why won't Martin Sheen apologise for Charlie's behaviour?
Beijing’s Global Times reckons Sheen’s public meltdown is a sign that the Eastern way of doing things is far more tasteful.