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# honoured

This year
Honour system that adds 'G.U.' letters after name of awardee would face pushback, says Varadkar
The suffix stands for Gradam an Uachtaráin and would indicate a person has been honoured.
All Irish WNT players to be given a cap as part of 50-year celebrations
Vera Pauw says it is ‘so important to show appreciation to those who went before us’.
Last year
Seven from Antrim selected on Joe McDonagh team of the year
The Saffrons won an enthralling final against Kingdom.
All time
'Delighted to join such company' - Dublin's McCarthy rejoices with 8th All-Ireland title
The Ballymun Kickhams great has started in all of Dublin’s All-Ireland final wins since 2011.
Ballyhale and Borris-Ileigh dominate All-Ireland club hurling awards
The finalists both have five players on the XV.
Ibrahimovic and Vela headline MLS Best XI
The MLS Best XI for 2019 has been announced, with prolific strikers Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Carlos Vela the standout names.
Ireland striker Afolabi confident of finding new club after inclusion in Euros Team of the Tournament
The free agent, released by Southampton this summer, has been recognised for his performances at this month’s Uefa U19 Championship in Armenia.
Meet the Dublin local heroes getting honoured with stunning portraits
They were commissioned by Dublin City Council Company to celebrate the people who make the capital special.
'It is an incentive, at 88, to keep going': Irish author Edna O'Brien made a DBE
The celebrated Irish author has been appointed a Dame of the British Empire.
Republic of Ireland's James McClean named 2017 RTE Sportsperson of the Year
Elsewhere, Aidan O’Brien was voted Manager of the Year and there was a surprising result regarding Team of the Year.
Shane McGowan to be honoured at 60th birthday celebration in National Concert Hall
Nick Cave, Johnny Depp and Carl Barat are among those due to take part.
Clarke edges out Cluxton as the 2017 All-Star football team is named
7 awards for Dublin and 6 for Mayo.
Journey continues for Cooney as he finally makes Irish debut
The 27-year-old came off the bench in Saturday’s win over Japan.
A humbled Ronan O'Gara receives Freedom of Cork City
O’Gara is now the fourth sportsperson to receive this honour.
Pat Kenny to receive lifetime achievement award at next month's IFTAs
The veteran broadcaster will receive the award for his “superb and distinguished contribution to Irish broadcasting for almost five decades”.
Ger Loughnane and Ray Cummins join elite band of Munster GAA legends
Both men will be honoured with Hall of Fame awards next Saturday.
Britain's new Shadow Chancellor has apologised for saying IRA members should be "honoured"
John McDonnell has been appointed to his position in recent days by new Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.
Small consolation as stars of Mayo and Tipp win August player of the month awards
It was an epic month of action at HQ.
Robbie Henshaw can't stop winning Player of the Year awards
The 21-year-old collected two more prizes at Connacht’s awards ball last night.
Murray scoops Munster Player of the Year award at Cork ceremony
Meanwhile, JJ Hanrahan was selected as the province’s leading young player of the season.
Seamus Coleman included at right back in PFA team of the year
The Everton man has been voted as the best in the position in the Premier League by his fellow pros.
VIDEO: The WWE paid The Ultimate Warrior a touching tribute last night
The 54-year-old passed away last week, having been inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame on the 5th of April.
Barroso to receive honorary doctorate from UCC
The European Commission president is due to give a 25-minute speech at the ceremony.
School and stadium to be renamed for teenage hero in Pakistan
Aitzaz Hassan sacrificed himself to save his classmates when a suicide bomber targeted a school last week.
Awards time for Tipperary's Brendan Cummins and World Champion Rob Heffernan
Sligo Rovers, Davy Fitzgerald and the Irish Ladies rugby team are all nominated for the Canon Hayes Sports Awards tomorrow night.
Clare's Colm Galvin and Cork's Brian Hurley win Munster U21 awards
Kerry’s Jack Savage and Limerick’s Ronan Lynch won the provinical minor awards.
Champions 15 winners announced for Ring, Rackard and Meagher Cups
The awards will be presented at Friday night’s Allstars banquet at Croke Park.
Lewis Moody: I kept my World Cup winners' medal in a Sainsburys bag
The former England flanker is hoping to display his medal and MBE properly now that he has retired.
Saoirse Ronan to be honoured at upcoming Kerry Film Festival
The 18-year-old actress is set to receive the Maureen O’Hara Award.
Irish priest honoured by Emperor of Japan dies in South Africa
Fr Stan Brennan had been working as a missionary in South Africa since 1965.
Ireland's '25 most powerful Irish women' honoured
Former President Mary Robinson and novelist Edna O’Brien were among the 25 women celebrated last night.
McIlroy and Clarke among BBC Sports Personality of the Year nominations
The golfers have made it on to a shortlist of ten for the ceremony, which takes place on December 22.
Star Wars' James Earl Jones honoured with lifetime achievement Oscar
Oprah Winfrey was also honoured by the Academy, receiving an honourary Oscar for philanthropy, while makeup artist Dick Smith received one for his work on films such as The Exorcist and The Godfather.