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Soldiers fly out from Northern Ireland base to aid Ebola fight in Sierra Leone – Belfast Telegraph

Belfast Telegraph Soldiers fly out from Northern Ireland base to aid Ebola fight in Sierra LeoneBelfast TelegraphSoldiers based in Northern Ireland are to be deployed to Sierra Leone on a humanitarian mission to combat the Ebola outbreak. Also in this … Continue reading

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The United States Soccer Federation, confirm the U.S. and Republic Ireland FIFA friendly match in November

The United States Soccer Federation, confirm the U.S. and Republic Ireland FIFA friendly match in November – originally posted on Soccerlens.com U.S. Head Coach Jürgen Klinsmann will be taking his squad to Dublin, Ireland on Nov. 18 to take on … Continue reading

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Exclusive: EU warns Ireland it could expand tax probe beyond Apple – source

By Foo Yun Chee BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Commission has told Ireland it may investigate more companies as part of a probe into the country's tax practices, after announcing a formal probe into Apple Inc's Irish subsidiaries, a person … Continue reading

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Yahoo shifts Europe tax base to Ireland from Switzerland

By Tom Bergin and Valentina Consiglio LONDON/ROME (Reuters) – Yahoo! Inc is shifting its main European tax base to Ireland from Switzerland, a Reuters examination of company statements and accounts shows, as pressure mounts on the Alpine nation to abolish … Continue reading

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Northern Ireland talks end in failure

Six months of talks to ease tensions in Northern Ireland after one of the worst years for sectarian violence in over a decade end with no agreement Asia homepage

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Ireland to exit bailout without backstop

Dublin will not have line of credit from EU rescue fund as it returns to the bond market in December, government announces Asia homepage

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AirBnB picks Ireland for European headquarters

DUBLIN (Reuters) – Fast-growing online holiday-rental service AirBnB is to set up its European headquarters in Ireland, joining other U.S. technology companies Google and Apple, which take advantage of the country’s low corporate tax rate. Europe is the largest market … Continue reading

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[Video]: Ronaldo nets hattrick v nine-man Northern Ireland

[Video]: Ronaldo nets hattrick v nine-man Northern Ireland – originally posted on Soccerlens.com Cristiano Ronaldo is now the second all time top scorer for Portugal, behind Pauleta, after the Real Madrid forward scored a stunning hat-trick against Northern Ireland at … Continue reading

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Ireland mourns ‘keeper of language’ poet Seamus Heaney

DUBLIN (Reuters) – Seamus Heaney, one of the world’s best-known poets and winner of the 1995 Nobel Prize for literature, died on Friday after a short illness at the age of 74, his family said. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Ireland backs limited abortion rights

After a marathon debate, Irish lawmakers pass a compromise bill by 127-31 that will allow abortion, but only when a woman’s life is in danger Financial Times – Asia homepage

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