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11 December 2018 11:36 ‘British couple’ in 70s held after large amount of cocaine found on cruise ship

A couple have been detained after a “large amount of cocaine” was found on a cruise ship returning from the Caribbean. The Policia Judiciaria in Portugal said foreign nationals – aged 72 and 70 and believed to be British – were detained in Lisbon after receiving information from the UK National Crime Agency. The force said they were arrested on suspicion 2

15 November 2018 21:14 What is the backstop in Brexit? Our Googled questions answered

As Brexit chaos reigns supreme in Westminster, here are answers to the top questions on Brexit that people Ireland have asked Google today. Brexit is a slang term for Britain’s exit from the European Union. After a referendum on Thursday 23 June, 2016, the vote by the UK to leave the EU won by 51.9% to 48.1%. The referendum turnout was 71.8%, with more than 30 million 2

08 November 2018 15:34 Derry service among 11 new Ryanair routes from Edinburgh

Ryanair is to operate 11 new routes from Edinburgh Airport beginning in summer 2019, including one new service to Derry. A service to Luxembourg and Billund in Denmark will run all year through while new summer routes include Lisbon, Stockholm and Tallinn. The low-cost airline said its 58 routes would deliver 3.5 million passengers through Edinburgh 3

02 November 2018 15:59 Ireland to host European Cross Country Championships in 2020

Ireland has won its bid to host the European Cross Country Championships in 2020, it was announced today. The event will take place on a purpose built cross country track at the National Sports Campus on December 13, 2020. It is the second time the championships will be held in Ireland after Athletics Ireland previously hosted them in Santry in 2009. The announcement 7

26 October 2018 12:36 Aer Lingus announce new routes from Cork to France and Croatia

Aer Lingus has announced it will start summer season flights from Cork Airport to Nice and Dubrovnik from early next May. The announcement was made at the airport yesterday and coincided with the airline's inaugural flight from Cork to Lisbon. Aer Lingus chief strategy and planning officer, Greg Kaldahl, said the flight to Nice will commence on Wednesdays 8

26 October 2018 11:01 Aer Lingus announces new routes from Cork as IAG reports 'strong' profit results

Cork Airport has welcomed the addition of new routes to Nice and Dubrovnik as part of Aer Lingus’ summer 2019 schedule. The announcement was made today by the airline, with flights to Nice, France commencing on May 1 on Wednesdays and Sundays while the new service to Dubrovnik, Croatia will take off from May 4 on Tuesdays and Saturdays. 50 routes will now be on offer 7

08 October 2018 06:00 OPINION: Since the start of the century, Portugal has shown that decriminalisation of drug use is possible

Dr Nuno Capaz of the Lisbon Drug Addiction Dissuasion Commission gives his view on the drug policy debate. Portugal decriminalised the use of illegal drugs in 2001, a move which experts say has led to a ”spectacular” reduction in the number of infections among intravenous users and a significant drop in drug-related crimes. The country did not legalise 9

17 August 2018 12:57 Joel Campbell ends seven-year Arsenal stint with move to Serie A club Frosinone

Joel Campbell has called time on his seven-year career with Arsenal to join Serie A club Frosinone. The Costa Rica forward, now 26, joined Arsenal from Deportivo Saprissa in August 2011 but only made 40 first-team appearances, instead spending most of his time on the Gunners’ books on loan at Lorient, Olympiakos, Villarreal, Sporting Lisbon and Real Betis 2

24 March 2018 14:59 Over 100 passengers stranded after co-pilot showed up drunk

Police entered the cockpit of the plane in Stuttgart to find the 40-year-old in a “highly intoxicated condition”. THE CO-PILOT OF a Portuguese airline was detained in Stuttgart after being found drunk in the cockpit just before take off, German police and prosecutors said Saturday. German police entered the cockpit and found the 40-year-old in a “highly 20

11 March 2018 07:00 55-year-old Irishman to become oldest person to travel around the world on a bike

Dermot Higgins set off on his 31,000km journey last June. He’s set to return to Dublin on 1 April. INSPIRED BY CHILDHOOD tales of Phileas Fogg and his around the world trip, Irishman Dermot Higgins is set to complete a Guinness World Record by becoming the oldest person to circumnavigate the globe by bicycle. Retired teacher Dermot Higgins, from Rush, Dublin 25