Ireland

Ireland forced to collect Apple's disputed $15b tax bill

Ireland has struck a deal with Apple to collect up to 13 billion euros ($15 billion) in back taxes and hold it in an escrow account pending an appeal before the Court of Justice of the European Union.

March 23, 2018
March 23, 2018

Afghanistan beat Ireland to qualify for World Cup

Afghanistan, after losing their opening three qualifying games, upset the odds to beat Ireland by five wickets on Friday to qualify for next year's Cricket World Cup.

December 6, 2017
December 6, 2017

Ireland forced to collect Apple's disputed $15b tax bill

Ireland has struck a deal with Apple to collect up to 13 billion euros ($15 billion) in back taxes and hold it in an escrow account pending an appeal before the Court of Justice of the European Union.

September 27, 2017
September 27, 2017

Ireland to hold abortion referendum in 2018

Ireland announced it will hold a referendum next year on whether to repeal its constitutional ban on abortion in almost all cases -- just a few weeks before Pope Francis visits.

August 11, 2017
August 11, 2017

In a remote Irish town, a goat reigns supreme

For a few days this week a goat will be king of a small town in Ireland's rural south west.

May 18, 2017
May 18, 2017

Qualifying tournament for 2019 Cricket WC to be moved from BD

The qualifying tournament for the 2019 World Cup is set to be moved to Ireland and Scotland next summer.

May 16, 2017
May 16, 2017

Latham banks on young guns

New Zealand captain Tom Latham believes his emerging players can help the Blackcaps take the Tri-Series in Dublin after they made a winning start against Ireland.

May 14, 2017
May 14, 2017

Approach the key on green wickets

The lightweights of Ireland gave Bangladesh a real scare in the opening match of the tri-series on Friday.

May 12, 2017
May 12, 2017

Tigers' opener washed out

The opening match of the tri-series between Bangladesh and Ireland is washed out due to incessant rainfall after Bangladesh had reached 157 for four in 31.1 overs in Malahide, Dublin today.

May 7, 2017
May 7, 2017

Tigers reach Belfast

The Bangladesh cricket team's tour of England and Ireland moved to Belfast yesterday as they reached the Northern Ireland capital at around 11:00am local time (4:00pm Bangladesh time).

February 15, 2017
February 15, 2017

Bangladesh outclass Ireland

A superb effort from the bowlers and an accomplished chase by the batters leads the Bangladesh women's cricket team to a seven-wicket victory over Ireland in their first Super Six match of the...