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Sunday 1 October 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# Flying the flag

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"It's beyond all our wildest dreams": Landmark day for Irish cinema with nine Oscar nominations
The director of Room, Lenny Abrahamson, said he is “so delighted” with his nominations.
'You only get one shot at this' - Doyle ready for the big stage after biding her time
Canadian-based swimmer Fiona Doyle was the first Irish athlete to qualify for Rio 2016.
New Zealand has narrowed its choices for a new flag to one
Unfortunately it’s not this one.
Joe Ward qualifies for Rio Olympics after advancing to World Championship final
He becomes the second Irishman to go through to the finals.
It couldn't be tighter at the top of the US Open and Shane Lowry is right in the mix
The Irishman charged into contention on moving day at Chambers Bay.
Irish referee hoping to inspire more females with appearance at World Cup finals
Michelle O’Neill will represent the country at this summer’s tournament in Canada.
Irish referee Michelle O'Neill picked for the World Cup
The Wexford official has been chosen for this summer’s finals in Canada.
'I surprised myself but it's a great feeling to pass out those guys and win a medal for Ireland'
It was another memorable day for Irish athletics in Prague.
An Irish athlete chose the best time possible to run a personal best at the European Indoors
John Travers is in with a medal chance in Prague.
IMF cuts its predictions for the world economy (but says the US is doing ok)
The IMF has cut its economic predictions for the next two years.
Twitter congratulates Stephanie Roche on making the Puskas Award final
Dara Ó Briain was among hundreds of well-wishers after today’s news.
'I just hope people vote' - Roche aiming for Fifa Puskas Award glory
We spoke to the Ireland striker hoping to follow in the footsteps of Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar.
Ireland's Stephanie Roche nominated for Fifa's goal of the year prize
The Dubliner’s name is among the likes of Robin van Persie, Diego Costa and James Rodriguez on the shortlist for the Puskas Award.
Here's the letter a pro-LGBT mayor wrote to right-wing activists targeting her city
Strong stuff.
Another baffling decision at the World Cup as Swiss have perfectly-good goal ruled out
Keeping with the narrative of the tournament so far, Josip Drmic was incorrectly judged to have been offside.
In pictures: Munster players and fans make their presence felt in Marseilles
7,000 fans from the southern province are turning the port town red as we speak.
Silver and bronze for Ireland at Para-cycling World Championships
There was joy for Mark Rohan and Colin Lynch in Canada today.
12 of the best Irish flags on the Lions tour to Australia
Rugby fans from the Emerald Isle are doing the country proud Down Under.
'I feel like Stone Cold Steve Austin' - McGregor believes it's only the beginning
After stealing the show in Sweden, the Irish MMA fighter is hungry to make a name for himself at the top.
Purple marks the safe spot: Senator calls for introduction of flag system
Modelled on a UK system, Ivana Bacik believes safety in town and city centres can be improved.
London 2012: Introducing... Dan Martin
The Tour de France competitor is part of Ireland’s three-man road race team.