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A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
For three decades, India’s self-branding as the world’s fastest-growing free-market democracy worked. But in a matter of months,it has all begun to fall apart, writes Shashi Tharoor
Thu, 20 Feb, 2020
Harrington's return is a significant boost for Irish boxing ahead of the European qualifiers for Tokyo 2020 next March.
Fri, 03 Jan, 2020
What links these places: Bonn, Buenos Aires, Marrakech, New Delhi, Kyoto, Montreal, Bali, Doha, Cancún, Paris, Katowice and Madrid?
Tue, 31 Dec, 2019
For over a year, children and young people from around the world have been striking for the climate.
Sat, 30 Nov, 2019
The World’s Big Sleep Out, at Trinity College on December 7, will be held in solidarity with people who live on the streets and to raise awareness, Dame Louise Casey tells
Wed, 27 Nov, 2019
The dispute over land ownership has been one of the country’s most contentious issues.
Sat, 09 Nov, 2019
A large explosion at a fireworks factory in northern India has killed at least 16 people and caused the building to collapse.
Wed, 04 Sep, 2019
People in India have been taking to Twitter to accuse the BBC of "hypocrisy" for referring to Kashmir as "Indian occupied", asking the broadcaster to apply a similar description to the North.
Mon, 12 Aug, 2019
Scientists at University College Cork (UCC) have selected five iconic images which will catch your eye and show just how severe air pollution has become in recent years.
Wed, 05 Jun, 2019
The entire South Asian subcontinent once ruled by the British is seeing religious and ethnic attitudes harden and divisions deepen, writes.
Tue, 23 Apr, 2019
India has banned the largest political and religious group in Indian-controlled Kashmir in an ongoing crackdown on activists seeking the end of Indian rule in the disputed region.
Fri, 01 Mar, 2019
Pakistan's Imran Khan offers olive branch to India PM.
Wed, 27 Feb, 2019
Reigning welterweight champion Kieran Molloy takes on precocious challenger Patrick Donovan in what looks a certain show-stealer at this year’s National Elite Finals.
Fri, 22 Feb, 2019
The hand of history will be on Kellie Harrington’s shoulder tomorrow when she meets Thailand’s Sudaporn Seesondee for the AIBA World Elite lightweight title in New Delhi, India.
Fri, 23 Nov, 2018
Kurt Walker stunned England’s European Elite champion, Peter McGrail, to claim the European Union Elite 56kg title in Valladolid, Spain, last night.
Mon, 19 Nov, 2018
Almost €17m in taxpayers’ money is being spent every year to keep ambassadors and high-ranking officials in the lap of luxury, including €4.5m alone on lavish diplomatic residences.
Mon, 16 Jul, 2018
Mon, 12 Mar, 2018
Argentina’s Victoria Bustos has been confirmed as Katie Taylor’s opponent for a title unification bout in New York.
Mon, 12 Feb, 2018
The column whose nuclear button is much bigger than Donald Trump’s
Sat, 06 Jan, 2018
Katie Taylor should hang up her gloves and retire, according to her dad and former coach Pete Taylor.
Fri, 15 Dec, 2017
Just because the pictures from New Delhi are more shocking and obvious, it doesn’t mean Ireland’s air is actually clean. We must act now, writeand
Mon, 20 Nov, 2017
Smog has enveloped much of Pakistan and India, causing road accidents and respiratory problems.
Sun, 05 Nov, 2017
A measure of the growth possibilities offered by the video games industry in Ireland was underlined in last week’s major acquisition by Dublin headquartered Keyword Studios of US-based VMC Consulting for $66m (€57m).
Mon, 30 Oct, 2017
An Irishman has died while on holiday in the Maldives.
Wed, 18 Oct, 2017
India's highest court has ruled that having sexual intercourse with a wife under the age of 18 is rape.
Thu, 12 Oct, 2017
At least two people were killed when part of a huge mountain of rubbish came crashing down at a landfill in the Indian capital New Delhi, police have said.
Fri, 01 Sep, 2017
Death continues to haunt a government hospital in north India that came under fire earlier this month after dozens of babies died within two days.
Wed, 30 Aug, 2017
Mobs have rampaged across an Indian town, leaving 12 people dead and buildings in flames, after a court declared a quasi-religious sect leader guilty of raping two of his followers, according to officials.
Fri, 25 Aug, 2017
Among the many threats associated with climate change, deteriorating global security could turn out to be the most frightening of all, says
Wed, 16 Aug, 2017
It often takes the harshest of situations to bring out the kindness in humanity.
Tue, 28 Mar, 2017
Tiger Woods admits he has “no timetable” for his return to golf after announcing he will not play in next week’s Arnold Palmer Invitational.
Sun, 12 Mar, 2017
India has registered nearly an 800% spike in the number of so-called honour killings reported.
Wed, 07 Dec, 2016
The hype around the La Liga ‘Clasico’ between Barcelona and Real Madrid continues to burst through all barriers — with millions worldwide due to tune in this afternoon to see Lionel Messi and company take on Cristiano Ronaldo and his colleagues.
Sat, 03 Dec, 2016
A man has been sentenced to death in India for killing his neighbour by throwing sulfuric acid at her for refusing to marry him three years ago.
Thu, 08 Sep, 2016
Fri, 26 Aug, 2016
The Indian government plans to ban foreigners, single parents and gay couples from using India's surrogacy services under a proposed law intended to protect poor women from exploitation.
Thu, 25 Aug, 2016
Three people, including two children, have died after their throats were slashed by glass-coated kite string used in competitions to bring down the kites of rivals, Indian police said.
Thu, 18 Aug, 2016
A delivery driver has been arrested for knocking down a man who was then ignored by drivers and pedestrians as he lay dying in a New Delhi street.
Sat, 13 Aug, 2016
Police in northern India have arrested two men for allegedly raping a young woman for the second time in three years. She had refused to withdraw the first case against them.
Thu, 21 Jul, 2016
Thu, 23 Jun, 2016
The LÉ Aisling, which intercepted the IRA gun-running ship Marita Ann in 1984 and recovered bodies from Air India flight 182 in 1985, is being decommissioned, writes.
Mon, 20 Jun, 2016
Sat, 11 Jun, 2016
The OnePlus 3 is launching on the 14th of June and fans will be able to get hands on with the phones at locations around the world shortly afterwards.
Tue, 07 Jun, 2016