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# fears

This year
Boost for Ireland as Katie McCabe scores stunner on Arsenal return
There were fears the Dubliner was set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines after a recent injyry.
United Nations chief fears world is heading toward a wider war
Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said experts who surveyed the state of the world in 2023 set the Doomsday Clock at 90 seconds to midnight.
Ex-Newcastle winger Atsu 'in earthquake debris' - Vice-president of Turkish club
The 31-year-old, now playing with Hatayspor, was said to be missing after team-mates had reportedly been pulled from rubble.
Last year
Tenancy termination and rental hikes among biggest fears for renters, report finds
The research was conducted by housing charity Threshold.
All time
Fresh concerns for Lions tour after three Covid cases in Springboks camp
South Africa is currently in the midst of an alarming third wave of Covid-19.
Fans have fears over paywall as Six Nations enters broadcast discussions
CEO Ben Morel insists there must be ‘balance’ between commercial gain and exposure.
Walmart removes guns and ammo from shelves ahead of US presidential election
It made the step a week before the US heads to the polls.
Leitrim GAA club suspends all activities as Covid-19 precaution
Kiltubrid has called a halt to all activity for 48 hours.
‘God forbid we have a fatality’
Watford manager Nigel Pearson fires out a warning shot to football chiefs over proposed Premier League return.
Leeds could face punishment after ditching match over coronavirus fears
The Rhinos decided to pull out of Saturday’s match shortly before they were due to fly to Barcelona on Friday.
FAI chief Quinn doubts whether Ireland's Euro 2020 play-off with Slovakia will take place at all
The FAI interim deputy chief executive says he ‘wouldn’t like to bet one way or the other’ on the fixture being fulfilled as the Covid-19 pandemic continues to escalate.
World Rugby call media briefing amidst fears of cancelled World Cup games
The super typhoon is currently forecast to hit Yokohama and the Tokyo area on Saturday.
Jordi Murphy on standby with Jack Conan's World Cup in doubt
The Leinster number eight is struggling with a foot injury.
'Our network is under attack': Postmasters warn post offices could close over new TV licence plans
An Post has said TV licence payments represent an “essential income stream” for postmasters.
Judge orders video footage of child being taken into care be seized over social media fears
Tusla had concerns that the footage would be posted on YouTube.
'You start to wonder, "Is this worth it?"' Te'o considered quitting rugby during injury nightmare
Former Leinster man has been out of action since last October.
Argentina team doctor says Aguero 'can't move' and will be out for six weeks
The Manchester City frontman is nursing a broken rib after being involved in a car accident.
Photos: From fear to freedom - the story of electricity in Irish homes
A new exhibition, Electric Generations, looks at how electricity was sold to Irish people.
London-bound flight diverted over 'suspicious conversation'
Federal police evacuated the 151 passengers down emergency slides.
Tesco and SuperValu recall Wicklow blue cheeses over listeria fears
The batches of blue cheese have been removed from shelves.
Anti-Brexit campaigners create 'mock customs post' amid hard border fears
Border Communities Against Brexit staged the protest this morning.
Eurovision winner Niamh Kavanagh has a 20% risk of losing her voice for life
The 48-year-old has opened up about her health struggles.
What President Trump means for the 50,000 undocumented Irish in the US
‘The Irish once had that extra bit of clout but those days are gone now.’
10 Things That Scared The Bejaysus Out Of Every Irish Kid
Fears we will never be able to outgrow.
Irish jobs and businesses 'already at risk over Brexit'
“This is now a full blown currency crisis.”
Two Algerian men arrested over suspected Islamic State plot in Berlin
They are suspected of having links to the jihadist group.
'I fear the lack of confidence I possessed as a girl will hold back my little girl in our masculine culture'
Mother Ethna Quirke describes her worries for her daughter’s future.
"We're trying to keep the rest alive": 100 whales die on New Zealand beach
There are fears that another 90 whales will suffer the same fate.
Panic as people flee to escape dangerous Boko Haram fighters
The Cameroon army has killed more than 100 Boko Haram fighters, their government said.
Fear rural customers left "high and dry" as €223m National Broadband Scheme ends
The scheme is government sponsored and aims to bring broadband to areas where it wasn’t available before.
11 Leaving Cert fears that will never, ever leave you
Leigh anois go curamach…
France suspends live pig imports from North America and Japan over deadly virus
Porcine Epidemic Diarrhoea has killed millions of pigs in the US, driving up pork prices.
Szarzewski: I hope Brian O'Driscoll won't finish like he started in Paris
The France hooker says he is disappointed with how the national team is being treated by the media.
HSE: No 'on-going' CJD risk in Beaumont Hospital
It also said that a review has been undertaken to determine what, if any, risk may exist for other patients.
8 weird phobias you almost certainly have
Yes, you.
13 things that utterly terrified you as a kid
And maybe still do a little bit.
Haye rules out Ukraine bout amid racism fears
The British boxer maintains that he wants to fight WBC heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko.
US stocks fall on economy fears
More market jitters in the US today as the Dow Jones closes down almost 400 points, while the S&P500 and Nasdaq fall also.
Watch: Ireland's greatest fears
Video vox pop shows Irish people are afraid of lots of things – moths, dogs, suffocating under seaweed and little girls in white dresses in horror movies. Okaaaay…