Life went on as normal in Glanmire’s John O’Callaghan Park yesterday morning: People of various ages went for a typical Sunday walk in the bright sunshine, navigating the occasional puddles of mud, the last remains of the inclement weather from the day before.


'Samsung Presents New Device at Mobile World Congress 2015'

BARCELONA, SPAIN - MARCH 01: Visitors and journalists take pictures of the new Samsung Galaxy S6 during the Mobile World Congress 2015 March 1, 2015 in Barcelona, Spain. The annual Mobile World Congress will start tomorrow March 2 hosting some of the world's largest communication companies, with many unveiling their last phones and gadgets. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)



Jihadi John ‘had run-ins with British law’

A British man identified in reports as the Islamic State (IS) executioner known as ‘Jihadi John’ feared he was a “dead man walking” after run-ins with security services before fleeing to Syria to begin his reign of terror, email exchanges with a journalist have claimed.


This Irish mammy wants to hang up her apron and search for peace and quietBarbara Scully

Fashion & Beauty

Alexander McQueen, The Edward Scissorhands of the EastendBy Suzanne Harrington

Food & Drink

Darina Allen’s Ballymaloe Pigeon PieBy Darina Allen

Health & Life

By trying to control our kids, could we miss who they are meant to be?By Helen O’Callaghan

Home & Interiors

A totally redone, inside-out job in Sunday’s Well houseBy Tommy Barker


Get lost in the charms of Sicily’s Donnafugata Resort and Spa

Arts, Books, Films & TV

Illustrator Tomi Ungerer says Ireland is the best place to liveby Richard Fitzpatrick


The Regal Lily is the Prince among plantsBy Peter Dowdall