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# welcome - Thursday 10 September, 2020

Exciting autumn for Farrell's Ireland as Fiji and Georgia get a welcome invitation
# New Look
From The42
# New Look

Exciting autumn for Farrell's Ireland as Fiji and Georgia get a welcome invitation

Sep 10th 2020, 7:30 PM 5,325 Views 3 Comments

Fixtures against Italy and Georgia look like chances to test the depth

# welcome - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

Up to 2,900 refugees will be given sanctuary in Ireland over the next four years
# Resettling
# Resettling

Up to 2,900 refugees will be given sanctuary in Ireland over the next four years

Dec 17th 2019, 3:11 PM 24,446 Views 186 Comments

3,151 people have arrived to Ireland through a refugee programme since 2015.

# welcome - Saturday 6 October, 2018

Contractor was asked to install papal road markings in Dublin for free over concerns about cost
# Papal Visit
# Papal Visit

Contractor was asked to install papal road markings in Dublin for free over concerns about cost

Oct 6th 2018, 6:30 AM 43,625 Views 29 Comments

The markings were located at the Capuchin Day Centre and read: “Welcome Pope Francis” and “Fáilte a Phapa Prionsias”.

# welcome - Sunday 9 September, 2018

More Irish than the Irish themselves: Huge spike in number of British becoming 'naturalised citizens'
# Brits In
# Brits In

More Irish than the Irish themselves: Huge spike in number of British becoming 'naturalised citizens'

Sep 9th 2018, 1:25 PM 49,895 Views 79 Comments

Figures obtained by the senator showed how 529 British people became Irish citizens in the last year.

# welcome - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

LeBron James signing hailed as 'historic moment' for Lakers
# Welcome
From The42
# Welcome

LeBron James signing hailed as 'historic moment' for Lakers

Jul 10th 2018, 11:11 AM 4,828 Views 3 Comments

Los Angeles Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka says signing LeBron James is ‘an important confirmation of what we are building.’

# welcome - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

'She's absolutely flying' - Staunton back with Mayo for a remarkable 24th season
# Cora
From The42
# Cora

'She's absolutely flying' - Staunton back with Mayo for a remarkable 24th season

Jun 6th 2018, 4:29 PM 5,137 Views 3 Comments

Mayo manager Peter Leahy confirmed the news to The42 today.

# welcome - Sunday 24 December, 2017

12 phrases that got official translations as Gaeilge in 2017
# Creeping
From The Daily Edge
# Creeping

12 phrases that got official translations as Gaeilge in 2017

Dec 24th 2017, 8:00 PM 8,045 Views 0 Comments

Ar fheabhas.

# welcome - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

Varadkar says he will not rescind Donald Trump's invitation to visit Ireland
# RSVP
# RSVP

Varadkar says he will not rescind Donald Trump's invitation to visit Ireland

Jun 21st 2017, 2:25 PM 17,080 Views 46 Comments

Varadkar said rescinding the invite would cause a diplomatic incident.

# welcome - Sunday 2 April, 2017

Six more teenagers from 'The Jungle' migrant camp arrive in Ireland
# Welcome
# Welcome

Six more teenagers from 'The Jungle' migrant camp arrive in Ireland

Apr 2nd 2017, 1:12 PM 31,383 Views 116 Comments

This brings to 25 the number of children separated from their loved ones by the migrant crisis who have been accepted into Ireland.

# welcome - Friday 6 January, 2017

Dublin Zoo's Facebook page is hopping over this adorable little newborn oryx
# Would You Look
From The Daily Edge
# Would You Look

Dublin Zoo's Facebook page is hopping over this adorable little newborn oryx

Jan 6th 2017, 8:36 AM 2,778 Views 0 Comments

Love at first sight.

# welcome - Sunday 1 January, 2017

Say hello to the first babies born in Ireland in 2017
# Welcome
# Welcome

Say hello to the first babies born in Ireland in 2017

Jan 1st 2017, 3:00 PM 56,535 Views 34 Comments

Twin boys were born in the Rotunda Hospital in Dublin at one second past midnight.

# welcome - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

'The minute we came here for dinner, the lads were straight over'
# Welcome
From The42
# Welcome

'The minute we came here for dinner, the lads were straight over'

Nov 8th 2016, 5:01 PM 33,706 Views 10 Comments

Dundalk duo Daryl Horgan and Andy Boyle have been getting used to life in the Ireland squad.

# welcome - Friday 4 November, 2016

Ireland's Airbnb figures: 650,000 guests and €27 million income for hosts
# Spendy
# Spendy

Ireland's Airbnb figures: 650,000 guests and €27 million income for hosts

Nov 4th 2016, 8:37 PM 14,903 Views 31 Comments

In the last year, 6,000 hosts in regional and rural Ireland have earned an average additional income of €2,700 per household.

# welcome - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

These 'Dublin Champions' are tasked with ensuring tourists enjoy the capital
# Welcome
# Welcome

These 'Dublin Champions' are tasked with ensuring tourists enjoy the capital

Jun 29th 2016, 11:42 AM 22,317 Views 28 Comments

A group of 80 specially trained tourism workers are now ready to be let loose in Dublin.

# welcome - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

Emotional scenes as 190 Irish troops return home after 6 months in Lebanon
# Big Welcome
# Big Welcome

Emotional scenes as 190 Irish troops return home after 6 months in Lebanon

May 18th 2016, 9:40 AM 24,391 Views 25 Comments

One soldier was meeting his 10-week-old daughter for the first time.

# welcome - Sunday 28 February, 2016

THE NEWBIES: Introducing your new first-time TDs
# Fresh Blood
# Fresh Blood

THE NEWBIES: Introducing your new first-time TDs

Feb 28th 2016, 8:00 PM 60,148 Views 36 Comments

Meet the new kids on the block.

# welcome - Friday 1 January, 2016

Meet the first babies born in Ireland in 2016
# Welcome
# Welcome

Meet the first babies born in Ireland in 2016

Jan 1st 2016, 12:25 PM 57,907 Views 44 Comments

Hi there, new arrivals.

# welcome - Monday 6 July, 2015

The All Blacks got a rousing welcome ahead of an historic game in Samoa
# War Dance
From The42
# War Dance

The All Blacks got a rousing welcome ahead of an historic game in Samoa

Jul 6th 2015, 12:48 PM 7,950 Views 15 Comments

The Samoans have named their XV for an historic Test match in Apia on Wednesday.

# welcome - Friday 24 April, 2015

Richard E Grant is in Dublin and people are getting seriously excited
# Sightseeing
From The Daily Edge
# Sightseeing

Richard E Grant is in Dublin and people are getting seriously excited

Apr 24th 2015, 2:30 PM 5,023 Views 1 Comment

He’s just casually tweeting about his day in the capital.

# welcome - Friday 17 April, 2015

Some genius made this wonderful alteration to a UKIP poster
# Welcome
From The Daily Edge
# Welcome

Some genius made this wonderful alteration to a UKIP poster

Apr 17th 2015, 12:00 PM 5,222 Views 4 Comments

*applause*

# welcome - Friday 10 April, 2015

PHOTOS: Meet Ireland's newest citizens
# Céad Míle Fáilte
# Céad Míle Fáilte

PHOTOS: Meet Ireland's newest citizens

Apr 10th 2015, 5:24 PM 22,182 Views 136 Comments

As of today, the country has 2,700 new citizens.

# welcome - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Another country is switching over to the euro currency tomorrow...
# Sign Me Up
# Sign Me Up

Another country is switching over to the euro currency tomorrow...

Dec 31st 2014, 2:35 PM 33,619 Views 35 Comments

132 million individual banknotes have been brought in and euro coins have been minted.

# welcome - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Sergeant-at-Arms who shot Canadian gunman gets standing ovation
# Hero's Welcome
# Hero's Welcome

Sergeant-at-Arms who shot Canadian gunman gets standing ovation

Oct 23rd 2014, 6:28 PM 21,845 Views 49 Comments

Kevin Vickers was given a hero’s welcome in the Canadian Parliament today.

# welcome - Monday 22 September, 2014

Meet some of Ireland's newest citizens
# Welcome
# Welcome

Meet some of Ireland's newest citizens

Sep 22nd 2014, 8:45 PM 19,933 Views 145 Comments

The country gained 3,275 new citizens today.

# welcome - Friday 19 September, 2014

It's a girl! First pics of the newest elephant calf born at Dublin Zoo
# Dublin Zoo
From The Daily Edge
# Dublin Zoo

It's a girl! First pics of the newest elephant calf born at Dublin Zoo

Sep 19th 2014, 10:03 AM 13,913 Views 16 Comments

She’s just 48 hours old.

# welcome - Saturday 13 September, 2014

Here's how you can make Dublin a City of Sanctuary
# Place To Call Home
# Place To Call Home

Here's how you can make Dublin a City of Sanctuary

Sep 13th 2014, 9:45 AM 6,539 Views 13 Comments

You can get involved – it’s simple, say the organisers, who hope it will spread throughout the country.

# welcome - Thursday 4 September, 2014

Here's how Twitter reacted to the news that Sexton is coming home
# Welcome Back
From The42
# Welcome Back

Here's how Twitter reacted to the news that Sexton is coming home

Sep 4th 2014, 6:12 PM 10,467 Views 10 Comments

There was plenty of happiness on the social media network as the transfer was confirmed.

# welcome - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Messi would be 'delighted' to see Higuaín join him at Barcelona
# Welcome
From The42
# Welcome

Messi would be 'delighted' to see Higuaín join him at Barcelona

Jun 17th 2014, 11:43 AM 3,574 Views 4 Comments

The Napoli striker has been heavily linked with a move to the Nou Camp this summer.

# welcome - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

FDI companies love doing business here - and not just for our corporation tax rate
# Welcome
# Welcome

FDI companies love doing business here - and not just for our corporation tax rate

May 28th 2014, 7:30 AM 10,054 Views 36 Comments

Companies said the access to Europe was a critical factor in relation to their priorities for setting up shop here.

# welcome - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

We want to have more tourists than residents in Ireland next year
# Fáilte
# Fáilte

We want to have more tourists than residents in Ireland next year

Apr 30th 2014, 6:45 AM 8,140 Views 43 Comments

Leo Varadkar announces ambition to bring 7.5 million visitors here in next two years.

# welcome - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

They love us: 11% rise in foreign visitors to Ireland
# Céad Míle Fáilte
# Céad Míle Fáilte

They love us: 11% rise in foreign visitors to Ireland

Mar 26th 2014, 1:58 PM 7,794 Views 43 Comments

Visitors from Great Britain, the US and the rest of the world all climbed by double digit percentages.

# welcome - Sunday 9 February, 2014

There's an accidental message to tourists in Dublin Airport
# Céad Míle Fáilte
From The Daily Edge
# Céad Míle Fáilte

There's an accidental message to tourists in Dublin Airport

Feb 9th 2014, 11:14 AM 6,824 Views 2 Comments

Unfortunate.

# welcome - Saturday 18 January, 2014

Jose Mourinho welcomes back journalist returning to work after cancer fight
# Gesture
From The42
# Gesture

Jose Mourinho welcomes back journalist returning to work after cancer fight

Jan 18th 2014, 10:29 AM 9,712 Views 10 Comments

ITV News’ Rags Martel received special treatment from the Special One.

# welcome - Saturday 7 September, 2013

8 heartwarming moments where pets and their owners are reunited
# Pure Joy
From The Daily Edge
# Pure Joy

8 heartwarming moments where pets and their owners are reunited

Sep 7th 2013, 1:00 PM 22,658 Views 42 Comments

Where have they been all their lives?

# welcome - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

'Welcome to Northern Ireland' signs spark political row
# Border
# Border

'Welcome to Northern Ireland' signs spark political row

Aug 7th 2012, 4:09 PM 18,710 Views 248 Comments

Two signs have already been illegally removed and Sinn Féin representative Phil Flanagan said they are “a waste of money”.

# welcome - Monday 18 June, 2012

Aung San Suu Kyi in Ireland: Full details of public event
# Welcome
# Welcome

Aung San Suu Kyi in Ireland: Full details of public event

Jun 18th 2012, 7:15 AM 4,127 Views 18 Comments

The Burmese democracy icon will receive the Freedom of Dublin and be serenaded at public concert. Here’s the running order for the night.