A hoax device at a well-known hotel outside Cork city is believed to have been planted; Confidential patient notes, operating theatre schedules, and minutes of meetings were repeatedly sent in error to a member of the public for six months; Picky eating in small children may be a sign of serious mental problems that should not be ignored, say experts. Here’s this morning’s round-up.


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?


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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