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15 June 2018 20:04 Ronaldo's moment of magic earns Portugal a draw in World Cup thriller with Spain

HAT-TRICK HERO Cristiano Ronaldo’s sensational free-kick two minutes from time earned Portugal a 3-3 draw with Spain in a pulsating World Cup Group B encounter this evening. Ronaldo had given Portugal a dream start by winning and scoring a fourth minute penalty. Diego Costa levelled only for Ronaldo to put the 2016 European champions back in front just before 2

12 June 2018 05:44 The hot 100: Premier League players in Russia

Imagine a front line of Harry Kane and Sergio Aguero, supported on the wings by Mo Salah and Eden Hazard, prompted by Kevin de Bruyne and anchored by N’Golo Kante. That’s a front six to take on any team in the world. Vincent Kompany (Belgium/Man City), Jan Vertonghen (Belgium/Tottenham) Cesar Azpilicueta (Spain/Chelsea) Mo Salah (Egypt/Liverpool), N’Golo 3

19 April 2018 15:41 Nestle given thumbs down on Kit Kat finger shape by EU court

Nestle has been locked in a decade-long battle with US rival Mondelez. THE EUROPEAN UNION’S top court should cancel Swiss food giant Nestle’s trademark for the shape of the Kit Kat chocolate bar, the court’s top adviser said today. Nestle has been locked in a decade-long battle with US rival Mondelez, maker of Cadbury chocolate, over the four-fingered 11

16 April 2018 12:27 Green Party want to bring in Amsterdam-style cannabis coffee shops to Ireland

The party is proposing that criminal offences be removed for people possessing less than five grams of cannabis. THE GREEN PARTY has called for the decriminalisation of cannabis, stating that the current law has “made criminals out of decent people” and needs to change. Under the party’s new drug strategy policy, it is calling for the introduction of Dutch-style 11

26 March 2018 14:29 Greece's maverick ex-minister Varoufakis launches new political party

The former Finance Minister says the party “will not mince our words”. GREEK FORMER FINANCE minister and anti-austerity maverick Yanis Varoufakis has launched a new party, part of a movement in several European countries to contest EU elections next year. “We will not mince our words,” the 57-year-old economics professor told a news conference, seated 4

14 March 2018 13:26 Photos: These are the top 10 most filmed locations in Ireland

Locations in Dublin, Wicklow and Offaly made the top 10. THE MOST FILMED location in Ireland is Kilmainham Gaol, followed by Dublin Castle and Kilruddery House. The top 10 most-filmed locations in Ireland have been revealed and seven out of the ten are in Dublin – with Wicklow and Offaly the only other counties making the cut. The gaol was featured in The Italian 78

08 March 2018 18:49 Irish physicist sentenced to 7 years in psychiatric hospital for attempting to kill professor with axe

During his trial, Colin Gloster (37) said he was “desperate, broke, hungry and afraid of becoming homeless”. AN IRISH PHYSICIST found guilty of attempted murder is facing a number of years in a psychiatric hospital in Portugal. Colin Gloster, 37, from Co Meath, was sentenced to seven years and seven months to be served in a mental institution by a court 20

18 February 2018 18:30 Aran Islands to be used as testing ground for research into using hydrogen as fuel

The research will use renewable energy to power a fleet of vans. THE ARAN ISLANDS is being used to study the feasibility of using hydrogen as fuel in a multi-million euro project that focuses on isolated areas. The €3.5 million Seafuel project aims to demonstrate the value of using renewable energies, with no carbon footprint, to fuel transportation 23

15 February 2018 21:40 Irish ECB candidate Philip Lane wins backing of key EU parliament committee

The final decision will be taken on 22 March at an EU summit. IRISH CENTRAL BANK chief Philip Lane, who is running for the vice-presidency of the European Central Bank, has won the backing of a key European Parliament committee. After talking to Lane and his rival for the job, Spanish Economy Minister Luis De Guindos, in an informal hearing “the majority 13

13 February 2018 13:58 Portuguese police detain man after finding cocaine inside fake arse

Police said a “considerable amount of cocaine” was found inside the concealed pouches. POLICE IN PORTUGAL have detained a man at Lisbon’s international airport, accused of carrying a kilo of cocaine inside a fake arse. The national anti-narcotics trafficking unit of the Policia Judiciaria described finding the “considerable amount of cocaine” within 12