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Woman who 'taught France to cook' swept away by Irish food
Woman who 'taught France to cook' swept away by Irish food

Did you hear the one about the Irishwoman who taught the French how to cook?

Woman who 'taught France to cook' swept away by Irish food
The fairytale rise of singer Gavin James
The fairytale rise of singer Gavin James

'In Ireland everything happens in pubs,' says Gavin James, widely seen as the next big singer songwriter.

The fairytale rise of singer Gavin James
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Facebook says no to 'dislike' button but tests 'sad' and 'angry' ones

Facebook will begin testing a new feature allowing users in Ireland and Spain to express a range of emotions on posts -- but there will be no "dislike" button, the social network said.

Facebook says no to 'dislike' button but tests 'sad' and 'angry' ones
Ireland says door remains open for Greece debt talks
Ireland says door remains open for Greece debt talks

Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny said that Greece can still return to negotiations with its international creditors to avert a default and possible exit from the euro.

Ireland says door remains open for Greece debt talks
Ireland's gay marriage vote was "a defeat": Vatican daily
Ireland's gay marriage vote was "a defeat": Vatican daily

The Irish vote in favour of gay marriage constitutes "a defeat" that highlights a gap between the Church and modern society.

Ireland's gay marriage vote was "a defeat": Vatican daily
Church unnerved by Ireland's huge 'Yes' to gay marriage
Church unnerved by Ireland's huge 'Yes' to gay marriage

The once-dominant Catholic Church in Ireland was trying to come to terms with an overwhelming vote in favour of gay marriage.

Church unnerved by Ireland's huge 'Yes' to gay marriage
Ireland awaits count in historic gay marriage vote
Ireland awaits count in historic gay marriage vote

Ireland waited Saturday to learn the outcome of a historic referendum on same-sex marriage, with crowds of anxiously optimistic "Yes" supporters expected at Dublin Castle to hear the result.

Ireland awaits count in historic gay marriage vote
Polls open for Irish referendum on gay marriage
Polls open for Irish referendum on gay marriage

Polls opened in Ireland for a historic referendum on allowing same-sex marriage that is backed by all the main political parties but opposed by the Catholic Church.

Polls open for Irish referendum on gay marriage
Britain's Prince Charles meets Irish republican leader
Britain's Prince Charles meets Irish republican leader

Prince Charles became the first British royal to meet Irish republican leader Gerry Adams, on a visit that will take him to the scene of his great-uncle's murder by the IRA.

Britain's Prince Charles meets Irish republican leader
As UK election looms, Ireland fears 'Brexit'
As UK election looms, Ireland fears 'Brexit'

With elections looming in Britain, the Irish government has taken the unusual step of beginning a campaign to warn its biggest trading partner against leaving the European Union.

As UK election looms, Ireland fears 'Brexit'
Nursultan Nazarbayev ©Turar Kazangapov
Nazarbayev appoints Kazakhstan ambassadors to six countries

Kazakhstan's President Nursultan Nazarbayev has appointed ambassadors of Kazakhstan to six countries.

Nazarbayev appoints Kazakhstan ambassadors to six countries
Kazakhstan's graduates at the prom and graduation ceremony at Atlantic Flight Training Academy in ireland. ©Vladimir Prokopenko
Air Astana to focus on Kazakh pilots

Kazakhstan’s national airline Air Astana plans to increase the number of Kazakh pilots in the company.

Air Astana to focus on Kazakh pilots
Despite free album furor, U2 tops iTunes listening
Despite free album furor, U2 tops iTunes listening

U2 faced such a backlash over its free album that the band apologized, but the Irish superstars claimed vindication as research showed its music dominated iTunes listening.

Despite free album furor, U2 tops iTunes listening
Health Minister Leo Varadkar. Photo courtesy of irishmirror.ie
Prominent Irish politician becomes first openly gay minister

One of Ireland's most prominent politicians announced he is gay, becoming the first openly homosexual cabinet minister in Irish history.

Prominent Irish politician becomes first openly gay minister
U2 frontman Bono. ©REUTERS
Bono says may never play guitar again after bike fall

U2 frontman Bono says he may never play the guitar again after a bicycle accident that injured his hand, shoulder, elbow and face.

Bono says may never play guitar again after bike fall
Take two from U2 with film version of album
Take two from U2 with film version of album

U2, who faced mockery for sending their album for free to iTunes' half billion users, are back with a new experiment -- a film version by leading urban artists.

Take two from U2 with film version of album
Matthew Macklin vs Gennady Golovkin. Photo courtes of espn.com
Golovkin might face Macklin for WBC title

WBA (Super) and IBO middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin from Kazakhstan might face Matthew Macklin of Ireland once again.

Golovkin might face Macklin for WBC title
Photo © Turar Kazangapov.
11 new ambassadors start working in Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan’s Secretary of State Adilbek Dzhaksybekov has received letters of credence from ambassadors of 11 countries.

11 new ambassadors start working in Kazakhstan
Yerzhan Kazykhanov. Photo ©tengrinews.kz
New Kazakhstani Ambassador appointed in UK

Yerzhan Kazykhanov has been appointed the Ambassador of Kazakhstan in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland.

New Kazakhstani Ambassador appointed in UK
Former Northern Irish leader Ian Paisley dies aged 88
Former Northern Irish leader Ian Paisley dies aged 88

Former Northern Irish first minister Ian Paisley, the firebrand Protestant leader who struck a power-sharing deal with former foes Sinn Fein, died at the age of 88.

Former Northern Irish leader Ian Paisley dies aged 88