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The sports section of Saturday’s New Zealand Herald.

Australia coach Michael Cheika fumed over what he perceived as disrespect from the All Blacks after the world champions beat his Wallabies side to se(...)

US vice-president Joe Biden arrives in Ireland on Tuesday for a five-day visit. Photograph: Reuters

Drivers around Ireland have been advised by gardaí to take note of traffic restrictions which will be implemented this week for the duration of US vic(...)

The lobby of the Imperial Hotel, Cork, which is celebrating its 200th anniversary this year. Photograph: Flynn Hotels

Napoleon was settling into his first full year of exile on St Helena, Rossini’s Barber of Seville premiered in Rome and in Cork a group of merchants s(...)

JP Morgan chief executive Jamie Dimon: drew up a blueprint for how boards should conduct themselves and engage with shareholders. Photograph: Dylan Martinez/Reuters

Fidelity, the $2.2 trillion asset manager, has walked out of a Jamie Dimon-led effort to create a code of best practice for US boardrooms, underscorin(...)

Kenneth Parker(46) put his metal prosthetic limb behind Garda Mooney and kicked him in the ribs, causing him to fall. Stock photograph: Getty Images

A one-legged man, who has 12 previous convictions for assaulting gardaí as well as a previous conviction for manslaughter, has been jailed for two yea(...)

Watercolour drawing of Dublin’s Ha’penny Bridge (1818) by Samuel Frederick Brocas. Image courtesy of National Library of Ireland

They have been crossing it free of charge for a whole century now, but Dubliners have a long memory. So, although it was first named in honour of th(...)

Connacht’s Tom McCartney. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Rugby is a small world alright, and smaller still in New Zealand. As if to prove the point, when the Connacht hooker Tom McCartney first sampled senio(...)

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin performs the washing of the feet ceremony at Dublin’s Pro-Cathedral. Pope Francis said in January the Holy Thursday ritual should no longer be limited to men and boys. Photograph: Alan Betson

The Unitarian Church on St Stephen’s Green in Dublin will hold separate services today to commemorate the dead of 1916 and the Northern Ireland confli(...)

The current New Zealand flag (right) next to the alternative flag in Wellington. New Zealanders voted convincingly against a proposal to adopt the silver fern design, referendum results showed. Photograph: Marty Melville/AFP/Getty Images

New Zealand voted on Thursday to retain its national flag, which features the Union Jack, after a 16-month exercise that cost taxpayers NZ$26 million(...)

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