News Articles  

News Articles


News and Current Events in the Nation of Ireland

News Articles
Business News
Energy News
Finance News
Health News
Internet News
Real Estate News
Technology News
Travel News
Weather News
Africa News
Asia News
Europe News
 • Alpine States
 • Balkan States
 • Baltic States
 • Benelux States
 • Caucasus Region
 • Eastern Europe
 • France
 • Germany
 • Greece
 • Iberian States
 • Ireland
 • Italy
 • Russia
 • Scandinavia
 • United Kingdom
North America News
Oceania News
South America News

  • Loud welcome for loud US tourists
    The business community in an Irish village roll out the red carpet to US visitors after a cafe owner refuses to serve "loud Americans".
    BBC News.  Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:01:14 GMT.
  • Fresh public sector strike planned
    Local government and school support workers in England, Wales and Northern Ireland are to mount a second day of strike action.
    BBC News.  Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:46:56 GMT.
  • In Transit Blog: In Dublin, Tweaking a High Tea
    The tea served at the Four Seasons Hotel Dublin was inspired by a sculpture by the Irish artist Michael Warren.
    By Shivani Vora.  International Herald Tribune.  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:00:47 GMT.
    Subscription may be required.
  • British Open 2014: Rory McIlroy Goes Wire to Wire for Third Major Championship
    Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland won his first British Open by two strokes after holding off a robust challenge from Sergio García and Rickie Fowler at Royal Liverpool.
    By Christopher Clarey.  International Herald Tribune.  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:56:08 GMT.
    Subscription may be required.
  • How To Play The M&A Boom
    On Friday, U.S. drug company AbbVie (ticker: ABBV) finalized its purchase of Shire Pharmaceuticals (ticker: SHP.L) of the UK and Ireland for $54 billion. ...
    By Jeremy Hill.  Forbes.  Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:30:00 GMT.
  • Northern Ireland's McIlroy Wins British Open
    Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy has won golf's British Open, capturing his third major championship in the past three years. ...
    Voice of America.  Sun, 20 Jul 2014 17:47:51 -0400.
  • Image found of Confederate White House housekeeper
    Mary O'Melia left Ireland for America as a young widow with three children before she was hired as housekeeper at the White House of the Confederacy. An intimate witness to history, she also has been much of a mystery.
    Miami Herald.  Sat, 19 Jul 2014 11:48 EDT.
  • Europe: 3 Ireland completes O2 takeover
    There is a new order in Ireland’s wireless market, with 3 now No. 2. The operator, which is owned by the Hong Kong-based Hutchinson Whampoa, this week completed its $1.15 billion buyout of Telefónica’s O2. ...
    Sara Zaske.  RCR Wireless.  Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:16:52 +0000.
  • Africa: Commprove Strengthens Its Commitment With Cell C in Africa
    [PR Newswire]Dublin -CommProve is today announcing an extension of its partnership with one of South Africa's leading mobile network operators (MNO), Cell C. ...
    All Africa.  Wed, 16 Jul 2014 11:05:47 GMT.
  • Gear on Tour: The Memorial Tournament
    What players are using this week at The Memorial Tournament at Muirfield Village in Dublin, Ohio.
    Golf Digest.  Thu, 29 May 2014 04:00:00 GMT.
Ireland map, showing Dublin, the Irish capital

Facts About Ireland

Ireland is a republic which occupies southern, central, and northwestern portions of the island of Ireland.  Its capital city is Dublin, and its currency is the Euro.  In 2007, Ireland's estimated population was 4,109,000, and the primary spoken languages of Ireland are Irish and English.

For more news and information about Ireland, visit the official Irish government website.  For detailed maps of Ireland, visit this Ireland map website.

Click on the small Ireland map shown at right to display a full-size map of Ireland.

Copyright © 2008-2014
All rights reserved.
About Us.

News Articles about Ireland