Three potential areas for Ireland to exploit
Ireland have already featured in two of the best games in the Six Nations — their demolition of 2013 ...
Disappointing yes, but not the end of the world.
It’s funny the things you remember.
Quite a week then. I must admit I didn’t see Rob Penney’s departure from Munster coming down the track ...
Three battles Ireland must shade to beat Wales
DONAL LENIHAN: Let’s get this one out of the way early, given that you are going to be subjected ...
Irish Examiner rugby columnist, Donal Lenihan, throws his eyes over the key areas in this afternoon's ...
In the ever-changing world of professional rugby, very little can be taken for granted. With just four ...
A fresh start, a new beginning. That is the beauty of a Six Nations campaign. Regardless of what has ...
While it’s a bit premature yet to suggest the good days are back for Munster, there is no question Rob ...
The drama and uncertainty surrounding the make up of the Heineken Cup quarter-finals extended through ...
THE most satisfied man in Irish rugby last Sunday night was Joe Schmidt. On a weekend that saw the return ...
Another week, another new tournament on the horizon.
While it’s customary to reflect on rugby events at this time of year, I no more than you have an appetite ...
Despite the gale-force winds that lashed the Irish coast and wreaked havoc for the aviation industry, ...
Maybe that agonising defeat to New Zealand has a legacy after all. At least in determining a starting ...
Creggan Kickhams are to hold onto their All-Ireland JHC Club title, the CCCC ruled last night.
Davy Fitzgerald has criticised RTÉ for their selective footage of the maverick Clare boss on match-day.
With the Republic of Ireland falling to a 2-1 home defeat to Serbia last night midfielder James McCarthy was at a loss to explain Ireland's second half showing.
A little South African boy got a great reaction from the Brazilian players in last night's friendly in Johannesburg.
We all know it's Brian O'Driscoll's final home game for Ireland tomorrow.
GAA players' chief Dessie Farrell believes Davy Fitzgerald's controversial comments about substance abuse in past Clare hurling teams have been taken out of context.
Ex-Formula One champion Michael Schumacher is "still in the wake up phase" and his medical situation is unchanged more than two months after his skiing accident, his agent says.
Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley has thrown down the gauntlet to Pádraig Harrington to produce the form that will make a pick on Europe's team to face the United States at Gleneagles this September.
RBS 6 NATIONS: Ireland v Italy As you were then,gentlemen. More or less.
It's been a total wipeout for Ireland on the opening day of the World Indoor Athletics Championships in Sopot – all five of the Irish team have been knocked out already.
A hepatitis C support group whose funding has been pulled spent almost €13,000 of public funds on a pampering and relaxation weekend despite being instructed not to do so, according to the Health Service Executive.
Up to 900 new members are to be recruited to the Irish Defence Forces before the end of the year, in order to maintain numbers at 9,500.
A seething Oscar Pistorius fired his pistol out of a car's open sun-roof after an argument with a police officer, ex-girlfriend Samantha Taylor told a court, the fifth day of his trial for the murder of Reeva Steenkamp.
Michael Schumacher's family have been told "only a miracle" can save the Formula One legend, according to reports.
International credit rating agency Standard & Poor's has warned it may lower its mid-range 'BB/B' rating on AIB later this year, saying its outlook for the bank remains "negative".
The Doonbeg golf resort recorded its biggest ever annual pre-tax loss of €20.4m before its owners appointed a receiver that resulted in the resort's recent sale to US billionaire Donald Trump.
A documentary on UFC star Conor McGregor and the second heat of MasterChef Ireland are among the homegrown shows over the next few days.
The Ennis Book Club Festival (March 7-9) is a reader's delight. "Other literary festivals are about writing skills and getting published. Our workshops are different. One of our really popular events is called 'Ten Books You Should Read'," says chairperson, Ciana Campbell.
A cleverly constructed poem written by a 14-year-old American student has garnered near-universal acclaim on social media after being uploaded by the author's brother.
A mother who suspects her teenage son's death by suicide is linked to cyberbullying told the coroner that she has found "horrific" and "threatening" messages on his phone.
It promises to become one of the great road trips on the planet… while also providing a major boost for tourism along Ireland's western seaboard.
Ryan Tubridy has posed for a new photograph for schoolgirl Sarah Ryan to sketch — after the photographer responsible for the picture on which Sarah's original drawing was based objected to her use of the image.
The roll-out of water meters around the country is putting the focus on the looming charges, due next year. John Hearne offers tips for saving both water and money
THE Dáil was treated to a rare outburst of emotion last Wednesday. Unlike the odd performance that rises into high dudgeon, this came from the heart.
SHROVE Tuesday reminds us of pancakes, almost the world's most versatile recipe with a myriad of interpretations.
For most Irish sport lovers, probably the most romantic story of 2013 was the All-Ireland senior hurling championship win by Clare, a precocious and mercurial side guided by a precocious and mercurial management team, led by Davy Fitzgerald.
PRESIDENT Higgins was completely right to highlight the outrage that is the denial of birth records to adopted people at the launch of his Ethics Initiative this week.
Can-Linn's Kasey Smith is set to become Ireland's entry into Eurovision this year, despite controversy surrounding her connection to music mogul Louis Walsh.