Grey skies didn’t dull the rainbow colours at Cork’s 10th annual Pride parade yesterday afternoon.


Gamescom 2015 preview

It seems like the dust is only settling after E3 in June, but it’s time to look forward to the next big games show. Gamescom 2015 takes place this week in Cologne from August 5th until August 9th. So, what can we expect to see?


Second American accused of killing lion in Zimbabwe

Another American illegally hunted and killed a lion in Zimbabwe several months ago, officials say amid an international outcry over the US hunter accused of illegally killing a well-known lion named Cecil in early July.


Anti-doping body to probe athletics claims

The World Anti-Doping Agency said it is alarmed by “wild allegations” made by two European media outlets of widespread suspicious drug tests in track and field, and is asking an independent body to investigate.


One51 faces pitch at €1.80 per share

One51 — the investment firm which is owned by, among others, 50 agricultural co-ops around the country — has received an approach from private equity fund CapVest of €1.80 per share, it has been confirmed.


Views on black women coloured by mediaLouise O’Neill

Fashion & Beauty

The eyes have it, says elite make-up artist Shehla Shaikh

Food & Drink

Chargrilled Achill Mountain Lamb with Labneh, Pomegranate and Fresh Mint LeavesDarina Allen

Health & Life

Three months after baby and still no sexSuzi Godson

Home & Interiors

Wish List: Affordable character and colour on the home frontFaith Ryan


Weekend break: The Radisson Blu Farnham Estate, CavanRita de Brún

Arts, Books, Films & TV

The Cork ensemble banging a drum for gamelan in IrelandEoghan O’Sullivan


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