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Trump says 'only one thing will work' when dealing with North Korea
# Going Nuclear
# Going Nuclear

Trump says 'only one thing will work' when dealing with North Korea

Oct 8th 2017, 8:07 AM 24,644 Views 59 Comments

The US President has been trading insults with Kim Jong-un amid rising tensions.

Clash in Dáil sees Mary Lou leave chamber after jibes from Taoiseach
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# War Of Words

Clash in Dáil sees Mary Lou leave chamber after jibes from Taoiseach

Sep 27th 2017, 7:32 PM 58,150 Views 235 Comments

The Taoiseach called Mary Lou McDonald ‘cranky’ in the Dáil today.

Kim Jong-un says 'mentally deranged' Trump will 'pay dearly', hints at detonating H-bomb in the Pacific
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# War Of Words

Kim Jong-un says 'mentally deranged' Trump will 'pay dearly', hints at detonating H-bomb in the Pacific

Sep 22nd 2017, 7:08 AM 38,377 Views 111 Comments

The North Korean leader was reacting to Donald Trump’s maiden speech to the UN.

Koeman takes swipe at Mourinho after 'top four' claim
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From The42
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Koeman takes swipe at Mourinho after 'top four' claim

Sep 18th 2017, 12:30 AM 12,743 Views 18 Comments

Mourinho thinks Everton should be aiming for the top four, a claim which has left Koeman bemused.

'The British don't care that every strand of the Good Friday Agreement is undermined by Brexit'
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# War Of Words

'The British don't care that every strand of the Good Friday Agreement is undermined by Brexit'

Sep 9th 2017, 2:00 PM 15,938 Views 100 Comments

Sinn Féin’s deputy leader Mary Lou McDonald said her party want to be in government on both sides of the border.

South Korea now believes the North can fit a nuclear weapon onto a missile
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# War Of Words

South Korea now believes the North can fit a nuclear weapon onto a missile

Sep 4th 2017, 12:01 PM 26,200 Views 73 Comments

The intelligence comes after Pyongyang claimed to have tested a hydrogen bomb.

City boss takes swipe at Rovers over 'gamesmanship' and 'lads who pretend to be hard'
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From The42
# War Of Words

City boss takes swipe at Rovers over 'gamesmanship' and 'lads who pretend to be hard'

Aug 30th 2017, 3:26 PM 6,185 Views 24 Comments

It’s set to be feisty when the teams meet on Friday night.

Hansen defends All Blacks lock Retallick after Cheika outburst
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From The42
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Hansen defends All Blacks lock Retallick after Cheika outburst

Aug 27th 2017, 8:38 AM 13,127 Views 6 Comments

The Wallabies head coach was not happy after his side’s last-gasp defeat in Dunedin yesterday.

'It's scandalous how Caulfield can say our player should apologise to Alan Bennett'
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From The42
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'It's scandalous how Caulfield can say our player should apologise to Alan Bennett'

Aug 11th 2017, 10:04 AM 7,779 Views 41 Comments

Shamrock Rovers head coach Stephen Bradley has hit back at the Cork City boss, branding his comments as ‘unbelievable’.

Hearts boss Daly labels Rodgers 'an absolute disgrace'
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From The42
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Hearts boss Daly labels Rodgers 'an absolute disgrace'

Aug 5th 2017, 6:21 PM 16,038 Views 13 Comments

Following his side’s 4-1 defeat at Celtic Park, the Dubliner took aim at his counterpart.

The claims and counterclaims at the heart of the bitter Dublin Town row
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# War Of Words

The claims and counterclaims at the heart of the bitter Dublin Town row

Jun 29th 2017, 6:45 AM 23,978 Views 24 Comments

A group of businesses want to do away with the city improvement scheme.

Gatland happy to be getting up Hansen's nose as war of words continues
# Trash Talk
From The42
# Trash Talk

Gatland happy to be getting up Hansen's nose as war of words continues

Jun 22nd 2017, 6:02 AM 8,528 Views 4 Comments

The Lions and All Blacks bosses haven’t been afraid to get stuck in.

'I can only take that as a sign of respect in that Hansen is a little bit worried'
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From The42
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'I can only take that as a sign of respect in that Hansen is a little bit worried'

Jun 17th 2017, 1:03 PM 8,296 Views 8 Comments

Lions boss Warren Gatland bit back at All Blacks boss Steve Hansen.

'I'm way above' Bouchard 'cheat' blast, says Sharapova
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From The42
# RETORT

'I'm way above' Bouchard 'cheat' blast, says Sharapova

Apr 27th 2017, 8:46 PM 8,104 Views 7 Comments

The Canadian has been long seen as the Russian’s heir in the sport’s marketability stakes.

North Korea is 'ready to react to any mode of war desired by US'
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# War Of Words

North Korea is 'ready to react to any mode of war desired by US'

Apr 17th 2017, 6:45 PM 30,905 Views 50 Comments

When US President Donald Trump was asked for his thoughts on North Korea, he reportedly replied “Gotta behave”.

"Registering 'snackbox' was a step too far": Supermac's takes on McDonald's Big Mac
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# War Of Words

"Registering 'snackbox' was a step too far": Supermac's takes on McDonald's Big Mac

Apr 12th 2017, 10:30 PM 58,198 Views 112 Comments

Supermac’s has asked the EU to cancel McDonald’s trademark on the name Big Mac in an ongoing war between the fast-food chains.

'I'm sure Colm must be cringing himself, it was like the death of Lady Diana'
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From The42
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'I'm sure Colm must be cringing himself, it was like the death of Lady Diana'

Apr 10th 2017, 11:34 AM 41,480 Views 55 Comments

Joe Brolly isn’t impressed by the media’s supposed ‘eulogising’ of Kerry legend Colm Cooper.

Women's national team boycott training as they prepare for meeting with mediator over FAI row
# WNT
From The42
# WNT

Women's national team boycott training as they prepare for meeting with mediator over FAI row

Apr 5th 2017, 12:43 PM 17,225 Views 64 Comments

“The players have not taken this decision lightly.”

Ex-Ireland striker calls on feuding O'Neill and Koeman to bury the hatchet
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From The42
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Ex-Ireland striker calls on feuding O'Neill and Koeman to bury the hatchet

Apr 4th 2017, 11:24 AM 9,215 Views 15 Comments

The two managers have been involved in an ongoing dispute over James McCarthy.

Ronald Koeman re-opens war of words with Ireland boss Martin O'Neill
# Unimpressed
From The42
# Unimpressed

Ronald Koeman re-opens war of words with Ireland boss Martin O'Neill

Mar 30th 2017, 8:13 AM 25,896 Views 28 Comments

The Everton manager is again unhappy with the Derry native’s handling of James McCarthy.

'Broken character' ... 'repugnant falsehood': Netherlands-Turkey diplomatic crisis deepens
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# War Of Words

'Broken character' ... 'repugnant falsehood': Netherlands-Turkey diplomatic crisis deepens

Mar 14th 2017, 2:10 PM 12,173 Views 48 Comments

In a dramatic escalation of the crisis Turkey has said it is suspending high-level relations with the Hague.

Tesco wants union to end 'reckless' strike as number of striking workers grows to 2,000
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# War Of Words

Tesco wants union to end 'reckless' strike as number of striking workers grows to 2,000

Feb 23rd 2017, 8:49 AM 16,215 Views 88 Comments

The union, however, says it is not stopping after workers in Sligo town voted to join the action.

Gary Neville defends recent criticisms of both print journalism and 'bullying' Liverpool keeper Karius
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From The42
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Gary Neville defends recent criticisms of both print journalism and 'bullying' Liverpool keeper Karius

Dec 18th 2016, 12:56 PM 10,483 Views 19 Comments

The former Manchester United captain appeared on Sky Sports Sunday Supplement this morning.

'It is absolutely crazy' - Tyrrell can't understand Loughnane criticism of Cody
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From The42
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'It is absolutely crazy' - Tyrrell can't understand Loughnane criticism of Cody

Dec 7th 2016, 8:00 AM 21,829 Views 37 Comments

The ex-Clare boss has argued the Kilkenny manager should walk away.

Ireland's top judge 'surprised' by Shane Ross comments that judiciary will fight change
# Back In His Box
# Back In His Box

Ireland's top judge 'surprised' by Shane Ross comments that judiciary will fight change

Nov 21st 2016, 6:10 AM 12,257 Views 35 Comments

Judicial appointments has become a hot topic of late.

Coppinger on Zappone: 'She wore a Repeal jumper on the march and she won't vote for a repeal bill'
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# War Of Words

Coppinger on Zappone: 'She wore a Repeal jumper on the march and she won't vote for a repeal bill'

Oct 22nd 2016, 10:15 PM 24,509 Views 91 Comments

Speaking to TheJournal.ie, Coppinger said the AAA-PBP are calling on John Halligan, Shane Ross and Finian McGrath to stand by their principles and support the bill.

Fox presenters end fight over Trump, put it down to 'being Irish'
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# War Of Words

Fox presenters end fight over Trump, put it down to 'being Irish'

Oct 7th 2016, 3:23 PM 46,130 Views 77 Comments

Megyn Kelly claimed Donald Trump only goes on Sean Hannity’s show because he doesn’t ask difficult questions.

Donald Trump has launched an attack on Hillary Clinton over her links to Denis O'Brien
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Donald Trump has launched an attack on Hillary Clinton over her links to Denis O'Brien

Sep 29th 2016, 7:30 AM 55,561 Views 173 Comments

Denis O’Brien has found himself in the middle of the US presidential battle.

Ibrahim Halawa case: Egypt hits back at Ireland and accuses him of assaulting police
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# War Of Words

Ibrahim Halawa case: Egypt hits back at Ireland and accuses him of assaulting police

Aug 9th 2016, 5:27 PM 35,657 Views 228 Comments

The parliament’s speaker does not want to see Halawa released.

'When Ger Loughnane was over Galway, a 10-point loss to Kilkenny was probably the highlight'
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From The42
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'When Ger Loughnane was over Galway, a 10-point loss to Kilkenny was probably the highlight'

Jul 5th 2016, 1:34 PM 16,793 Views 88 Comments

Ollie Canning didn’t take too kindly to Loughnane’s claims that this Galway group are ‘gutless.’

'Joe got 4 good years out of me as a manager, surely to God he should leave me alone as a pundit'
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'Joe got 4 good years out of me as a manager, surely to God he should leave me alone as a pundit'

May 21st 2016, 12:00 PM 50,627 Views 32 Comments

Jim McGuinness expects Dublin to lift the Sam Maguire again this year but maintains that they can be beaten.

Comments by Leo about FF's "surreal" focus on water have kicked off a row
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Comments by Leo about FF's "surreal" focus on water have kicked off a row

Apr 28th 2016, 7:00 PM 53,814 Views 251 Comments

Day 62. Still no government.

'I won’t be told by anybody that I’m biased' - Luas strike mediator hits back at Jack O'Connor
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'I won’t be told by anybody that I’m biased' - Luas strike mediator hits back at Jack O'Connor

Apr 1st 2016, 10:55 PM 77,719 Views 312 Comments

Workplace Relations Commission chief Kieran Mulvey and Siptu head O’Connor have been trading barbs today over the Luas strikes.

Enda and Micheál have spent all day having a go at each other
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Enda and Micheál have spent all day having a go at each other

Jan 7th 2016, 7:10 PM 25,684 Views 153 Comments

The Fianna Fáil leader had a lively exchange with Seán O’Rourke today.

Ex-Liverpool striker Diouf lays into 'egotist' Gerrard and 'turkey' Carragher
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From The42
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Ex-Liverpool striker Diouf lays into 'egotist' Gerrard and 'turkey' Carragher

Dec 30th 2015, 12:20 PM 14,887 Views 31 Comments

El Hadji Diouf has reignited his feud with two old team-mates by giving another bizarre interview.

"Decent republicans are tax compliant" - Rivals attack Adams over 'Slab' Murphy comments
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# War Of Words

"Decent republicans are tax compliant" - Rivals attack Adams over 'Slab' Murphy comments

Dec 20th 2015, 3:24 PM 23,052 Views 306 Comments

Micheál Martin and Alan Shatter have both come out against the Sinn Féin leader.

Confusion reigns as Greg Rutherford pulls out of SPOTY over Fury and then changes his mind
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Confusion reigns as Greg Rutherford pulls out of SPOTY over Fury and then changes his mind

Dec 9th 2015, 6:50 PM 10,379 Views 9 Comments

We haven’t heard the end of this saga.

Maia Dunphy wrote a brilliant response to a harsh TV review
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Maia Dunphy wrote a brilliant response to a harsh TV review

Oct 29th 2015, 7:49 AM 10,308 Views 9 Comments

A review described Dunphy and Angela Scanlon as “vacuous” and “self-absorbed”.

Russia denies accidentally landing missiles in Iran instead of Syria
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# War Of Words

Russia denies accidentally landing missiles in Iran instead of Syria

Oct 8th 2015, 9:05 PM 11,591 Views 47 Comments

US officials say Russian missiles missed Syria. The Russians are having none of it.

Celtic accused of acting like 'pigs' and 'children' during last night's Champions League tie
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Celtic accused of acting like 'pigs' and 'children' during last night's Champions League tie

Aug 20th 2015, 11:38 AM 7,838 Views 26 Comments

The return leg could be a little juicy.