Abusive father gets 9 years in jail, after appeal on lenient sentence


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A Jammu and Kashmir state policeman performs a motorcycle stunt during Republic Day parade in Jammu, India, Monday, Jan. 26, 2015. Republic Day marks the anniversary of India’s democratic constitution taking force in 1950. (AP Photo/Channi Anand)



Driving on wrong side of roads on increase

A senior garda says that a growing number of elderly people are driving the wrong way on motorways — sometimes with fatal consequences — and they need to be educated on how to deal with fast, modern highways.


Love Your Wife Day helps men open up to romance Jonathan de Burca Butler

Fashion & Beauty

Can we outface ageing?By Áilín Quinlan

Food & Drink

Delicious ways to enjoy your preservesBy Darina Allen

Health & Life

Cork University Hospital launches app explaining breast cancer in plain English

Home & Interiors

Stripes get star billing on the catwalksBy Carol O’Callaghan


The world’s your oyster, find out what’s hot for 2015By Isabel Conway

Arts, Books, Films & TV

West Cork artist puts her boxing sons on the canvasby Alan O’Riordan


The silver birch tree, an ideal focal point for your gardenBy Peter Dowdall