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# leader - Saturday 28 November, 2015

Science says people decide these 13 things within seconds of meeting you
# Personality
# Personality

Science says people decide these 13 things within seconds of meeting you

Nov 28th 2015, 4:00 PM 38,873 Views 54 Comments

Do you come across as hard working? Aggressive? Successful?

# leader - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

'Isa really stepped up when Kev had to retire': Leo Cullen explains his choice of Leinster captain
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'Isa really stepped up when Kev had to retire': Leo Cullen explains his choice of Leinster captain

Nov 3rd 2015, 10:49 AM 8,430 Views 26 Comments

The Kiwi will still be around to lead Leinster’s squad when the Irish internationals head in to camp.

# leader - Friday 30 October, 2015

'I always take a moment during the week to realise how lucky I am' - McCaw
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# King Of NZ

'I always take a moment during the week to realise how lucky I am' - McCaw

Oct 30th 2015, 12:05 AM 5,230 Views 2 Comments

The 34-year-old is expected to retire after New Zealand’s World Cup final against Australia tomorrow.

# leader - Thursday 29 October, 2015

Richie McCaw refuses to admit World Cup final will be his last game of rugby
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Richie McCaw refuses to admit World Cup final will be his last game of rugby

Oct 29th 2015, 3:18 PM 16,427 Views 18 Comments

The 34-year-old is widely expected to hang up his boots following Saturday’s clash with Australia.

# leader - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

"Am I moved by your performance? That should be what sells records, more than what you look like"
# Sing Out Sunday
# Sing Out Sunday

"Am I moved by your performance? That should be what sells records, more than what you look like"

Oct 21st 2015, 8:00 PM 10,977 Views 2 Comments

A top vocal coach shares what it’s like working on hit TV show the Voice.

# leader - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

Analysis: Robbie Henshaw dominates midfield to lead for Ireland
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# Complete

Analysis: Robbie Henshaw dominates midfield to lead for Ireland

Oct 14th 2015, 12:17 PM 29,916 Views 15 Comments

The 22-year-old’s exceptional performance last weekend bodes well before the Argentina clash.

'I remember walking up but I can't remember what I said. I'd give the speech a solid 2/10’
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'I remember walking up but I can't remember what I said. I'd give the speech a solid 2/10’

Oct 14th 2015, 7:00 AM 20,107 Views 12 Comments

Cork’s All-Ireland winning captain is bidding for another club crown with Milford this weekend.

# leader - Sunday 4 October, 2015

Is it time America had a woman president?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Is it time America had a woman president?

Oct 4th 2015, 12:02 PM 68 Views 111 Comments

Here in Ireland, the question repeatedly posed to me by family, friends and colleagues is: “Will it be Hillary?” writes Larry Donnelly.

# leader - Friday 2 October, 2015

Joe Schmidt 'a great coach, but an intense, scary guy as well'
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Joe Schmidt 'a great coach, but an intense, scary guy as well'

Oct 2nd 2015, 8:30 AM 10,569 Views 3 Comments

Joe Schmidt was impressed by Chris Henry long before he became Ireland coach, but the Ulster openside is still scared to put a foot wrong.

# leader - Friday 28 August, 2015

Poll: Is Ireland doing enough for the migrant crisis?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Is Ireland doing enough for the migrant crisis?

Aug 28th 2015, 9:09 AM 25,817 Views 352 Comments

Reports have emerged this morning that as many as 200 people have died in the Mediterranean

# leader - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Ex-Munster centre de Villiers nears Springboks comeback after horror injury
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Ex-Munster centre de Villiers nears Springboks comeback after horror injury

Jul 7th 2015, 11:30 AM 7,459 Views 12 Comments

The 34-year-old’s road to recovery is the subject of an excellent documentary.

# leader - Friday 29 May, 2015

Henry's return boosts Schmidt's back row options for World Cup
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Henry's return boosts Schmidt's back row options for World Cup

May 29th 2015, 8:23 PM 6,729 Views 9 Comments

‘I think he’s a really good character to have in the group,’ says the Ireland coach of the Ulsterman.

# leader - Monday 25 May, 2015

Turkmenistan has unveiled this MASSIVE statue of its president riding a horse
# Cult Of Personality
# Cult Of Personality

Turkmenistan has unveiled this MASSIVE statue of its president riding a horse

May 25th 2015, 3:00 PM 23,536 Views 58 Comments

He’s also holding a dove.

# leader - Friday 22 May, 2015

Captain O'Mahony and Zebo fit to start Munster's Pro12 semi-final in Thomond
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Captain O'Mahony and Zebo fit to start Munster's Pro12 semi-final in Thomond

May 22nd 2015, 11:59 AM 4,291 Views 8 Comments

The Ireland international pair have proven their fitness to face the Ospreys

# leader - Monday 23 March, 2015

Singapore's founding father, 'a true giant of history', dies aged 91
# Remember
# Remember

Singapore's founding father, 'a true giant of history', dies aged 91

Mar 23rd 2015, 7:54 AM 8,409 Views 14 Comments

Lee Kuan Yew has been hailed as the person who turned Singapore into the prosperous city it is today.

# leader - Sunday 22 March, 2015

'Ultimate leader' Paul O'Connell inspires Ireland to Six Nations success
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# Captain Fantastic

'Ultimate leader' Paul O'Connell inspires Ireland to Six Nations success

Mar 22nd 2015, 7:45 AM 9,049 Views 11 Comments

The 35-year-old lock lifted the Six Nations trophy for the second time in two years last night.

# leader - Friday 20 March, 2015

'We've all lost big games before' - POC set to bounce back with Ireland
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'We've all lost big games before' - POC set to bounce back with Ireland

Mar 20th 2015, 4:27 PM 3,288 Views 2 Comments

The Ireland captain warns ‘it’s a dangerous place to go to start thinking about anything but winning the game.’

# leader - Friday 20 February, 2015

Bowe happy to chase the kicks as part of Schmidt's Ireland masterplan
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# Wide Man

Bowe happy to chase the kicks as part of Schmidt's Ireland masterplan

Feb 20th 2015, 7:00 PM 5,027 Views 0 Comments

The 30-year-old lost his grandmother last week and says the win over France was ‘special’.

Leinster will lose a key leader with retirement of cult hero Jennings
# Standard Setter
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# Standard Setter

Leinster will lose a key leader with retirement of cult hero Jennings

Feb 20th 2015, 5:00 PM 3,923 Views 3 Comments

The 33-year-old yesterday announced his decision to hang up his boots at the season’s end.

# leader - Friday 6 February, 2015

McCarthy excited to release star-studded Ireland U20s backline
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McCarthy excited to release star-studded Ireland U20s backline

Feb 6th 2015, 6:30 AM 5,304 Views 5 Comments

The UCD scrum-half is captain of Nigel Carolan’s side, who face Italy this evening.

# leader - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Paul O'Connell: 'I don't know whether this will be my last Six Nations'
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Paul O'Connell: 'I don't know whether this will be my last Six Nations'

Jan 29th 2015, 7:00 AM 4,124 Views 5 Comments

The Ireland captain says he doesn’t want to have any regrets when he makes a decision about retirement.

# leader - Saturday 3 January, 2015

Not only is he not retiring, Keith Higgins is actually the new Mayo football captain
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Not only is he not retiring, Keith Higgins is actually the new Mayo football captain

Jan 3rd 2015, 11:59 AM 5,272 Views 14 Comments

Cillian O’Connor has been named vice-captain by managers Noel Connelly and Pat Holmes.

# leader - Friday 19 December, 2014

Seamus Hickey: 'I can think of no better person to drive Limerick forward than Dalo'
# Limerick Leader
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# Limerick Leader

Seamus Hickey: 'I can think of no better person to drive Limerick forward than Dalo'

Dec 19th 2014, 12:05 AM 3,760 Views 1 Comment

The Allstar admits to being surprised by the former Dublin manager’s appointment though.

# leader - Friday 12 December, 2014

Russell Brand tells Nigel Farage: "You're a pound shop Enoch Powell"
# Face Off
# Face Off

Russell Brand tells Nigel Farage: "You're a pound shop Enoch Powell"

Dec 12th 2014, 8:36 AM 10,994 Views 109 Comments

The pair debated UK immigration on BBC Question Time last night.

# leader - Monday 8 December, 2014

Leinster captain Heaslip: 'I don't think there's a lot between the sides'
# Captain's Verdict
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# Captain's Verdict

Leinster captain Heaslip: 'I don't think there's a lot between the sides'

Dec 8th 2014, 8:00 AM 7,730 Views 19 Comments

The number eight is confident that his side can turn things around before the return leg against Harlequins.

# leader - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

Jenny Murphy named captain of Ireland Sevens squad for Dubai
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Jenny Murphy named captain of Ireland Sevens squad for Dubai

Dec 2nd 2014, 7:29 PM 4,615 Views 1 Comment

The 12-strong squad for this week’s tournament also contains Ashleigh Baxter and Alison Miller.

# leader - Sunday 9 November, 2014

POC delighted with defensive effort and Ireland's depth to chop down the Boks
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POC delighted with defensive effort and Ireland's depth to chop down the Boks

Nov 9th 2014, 6:18 AM 10,438 Views 9 Comments

‘I don’t know if it’s the finest performance, but certainly one of our best victories in my time as captain.’

# leader - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Malala Yousafzai donates $50,000 prize money to help rebuild 65 schools in Gaza
# Inspiration
# Inspiration

Malala Yousafzai donates $50,000 prize money to help rebuild 65 schools in Gaza

Oct 29th 2014, 10:43 PM 10,252 Views 43 Comments

The 17-year-old won the Nobel Peace Prize this month.

# leader - Thursday 2 October, 2014

Jones happy with leadership role as Munster prep for 'dangerous' Leinster backs
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Jones happy with leadership role as Munster prep for 'dangerous' Leinster backs

Oct 2nd 2014, 6:30 AM 3,147 Views 3 Comments

The 27-year-old captained the province for the first time three weeks ago against Treviso.

# leader - Thursday 18 September, 2014

Heaslip eager to put his unique stamp on Leinster captaincy
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Heaslip eager to put his unique stamp on Leinster captaincy

Sep 18th 2014, 6:30 AM 2,456 Views 19 Comments

The 30-year-old has taken over as the squad’s leader following the retirement of Leo Cullen.

# leader - Friday 5 September, 2014

Matured Muldoon better equipped to thrive in Connacht captaincy
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Matured Muldoon better equipped to thrive in Connacht captaincy

Sep 5th 2014, 7:45 AM 2,319 Views 3 Comments

The 31-year-old back row explains how his approach to the role is different second time around.

# leader - Thursday 4 September, 2014

Kiwi fullback Mils Muliaina's mentorship role key to Connacht progress
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# Wisdom

Kiwi fullback Mils Muliaina's mentorship role key to Connacht progress

Sep 4th 2014, 8:00 AM 9,264 Views 4 Comments

The 100-cap New Zealand international is ‘stoked’ to be part of Pat Lam’s vision for the province.

# leader - Sunday 24 August, 2014

5 stories that tell us what type of taoiseach Albert Reynolds was
# Looking Back
# Looking Back

5 stories that tell us what type of taoiseach Albert Reynolds was

Aug 24th 2014, 5:30 PM 15,326 Views 21 Comments

Reynolds’ press secretary Seán Duignan wrote perhaps the definitive account of his time as taoiseach.

# leader - Sunday 17 August, 2014

Ireland captain Coghlan retires on losing note but with immense pride
# Legend
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# Legend

Ireland captain Coghlan retires on losing note but with immense pride

Aug 17th 2014, 6:13 PM 5,497 Views 5 Comments

The 33-year-old prop has played her last game for her country, finishing on 85 caps.

# leader - Sunday 10 August, 2014

McIlroy on course for back-to-back majors after round three of PGA Championship
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McIlroy on course for back-to-back majors after round three of PGA Championship

Aug 10th 2014, 1:00 AM 21,559 Views 17 Comments

The world number one is a shot clear of Austrian Bernd Wiesberger.

# leader - Saturday 9 August, 2014

McIlroy the leader on day two of the PGA Championship
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McIlroy the leader on day two of the PGA Championship

Aug 9th 2014, 1:00 AM 39,480 Views 49 Comments

The news is mixed for Ireland’s other contenders while Tiger Woods misses out.

# leader - Saturday 26 July, 2014

The anti-Armstrong? Tour 'boss' Nibali unimpressed with comparisons to Lance
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The anti-Armstrong? Tour 'boss' Nibali unimpressed with comparisons to Lance

Jul 26th 2014, 11:12 AM 4,130 Views 12 Comments

The Italian cyclist has combined racing smarts, skill at bike-handling, and powerful climbing.

# leader - Saturday 19 July, 2014

McIlroy leaves zombie golf in the past as he finds 'inner peace' at Hoylake
# The Open
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# The Open

McIlroy leaves zombie golf in the past as he finds 'inner peace' at Hoylake

Jul 19th 2014, 6:30 AM 2,906 Views 5 Comments

‘It was just another really solid round of golf and I’ll need two more of those again’ said the Northern Irishman.

# leader - Thursday 10 July, 2014

World Cup winner Piri Weepu heading for London Welsh - report
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World Cup winner Piri Weepu heading for London Welsh - report

Jul 10th 2014, 12:52 PM 4,007 Views 9 Comments

The Blues have confirmed that the 30-year-old scrum-half will leave the Super Rugby franchise.

# leader - Friday 27 June, 2014

Cameron not backing down from EU showdown over Junker vote
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# Prime Fight

Cameron not backing down from EU showdown over Junker vote

Jun 27th 2014, 8:30 AM 5,076 Views 35 Comments

The British Prime Minister is expected to force a vote on the issue as EU leaders meet today.