Tag Archives: Republic of Ireland

31Aug/16
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Consumers in London welcome EU Apple tax ruling

Consumers in London welcome a European Commission order that Apple Inc. must pay Ireland unpaid taxes of up to 13 billion euros (US14.5 billion dollars) as it rules the firm received illegal state aid.
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09Sep/15

2015 Rugby Union World Cup – Ireland profile

Profile of Ireland ahead of the 2015 Rugby Union World Cup being hosted by England and Wales.

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23May/15

Adams says Ireland’s ‘yes’ result “huge day for equality”

Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams welcomes Ireland’s landslide ‘yes’ vote for same-sex marriage and says it is a “huge day for equality”.

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23May/15

Early counting points to strong ‘Yes’ vote in Irish same-sex marriage referendum

Early counting indicates Ireland has voted heavily in favour of allowing same-sex marriage in an historic referendum

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21Mar/15

England’s Lancaster considers last opponents France and possible Six Nations triumph

England rugby union head coach Stuart Lancaster recalls forwards Geoff Parling and Nick Easter to face a difficult French team on the last day of the Six Nations, which he believes will be unique in the sporting world.
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