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The Football Association of Ireland’s financial travails has dismayed and angered the public, but it will not dent the dreams of young Irish players a(...)

Cork woman Carol Jordan: ‘I just hope this election result means ... I never again have to hear “let’s just get Brexit done!”’

Although we all expected the British government to call a general election, and after the relentless onslaught of votes, delays, political machination(...)

Annunziata Rees-Mogg: “The Conservatives are the only option for Brexit supporters and democrats alike.”  Photograph: Joe Giddens/PA

Three Brexit Party MEPs have quit the party to back Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal and the Conservatives instead. Annunziata Rees-Mogg – sister of Commo(...)

Leader of the Liberal Democrats Vince Cable addresses the media with activists outside Chelmsford City Council Civic Centre. Photograph: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images

Vince Cable has hailed his Liberal Democrats party as “the big winners” of the local election, with the party gaining hundreds of seats and a series o(...)

Frances (52) and Patrick Connolly (54) from celebrate winning the New Year’s day EuroMillions Lottery jackpot. Photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne/Reuters

EuroMillions jackpot winners Frances and Patrick Connolly both went to Queen’s University Belfast. She is from Glebe in Co Tyrone and he is from Bel(...)

The leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn speaks at Paston Farm Centre, in Paston near Peterborough, Britain, January 10, 2017. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Opposition parties matter only inasmuch as they stake a claim to office. The weather is made by those who wield power or those with a reasonable expec(...)

 Graeme Storm and Rory McIlroy share a joke during day four of the BMW South African Open Championship at Glendower Golf Club in Johannesburg. Photograph: Warren Little/Getty Images

Rory McIlroy - deprived of a season-opening success by England’s Graeme Storm in a three-hole play-off at the BMW South African Open - is to undergo a(...)

UK polling stations close at 10 pm on Thursday June 23rd as Britain decides whether to stay or remain in the European Union.   Photograph: EPA

The UK is poised to decide on its future in the European Union in a referendum on June 23rd. Voting will take place all day, with polling stations c(...)