Simon Harris could face no-confidence motion

Simon Harris could face no-confidence motion

The opposition is considering tabling a motion of no confidence against Health Minister Simon Harris early in the new year, a move that could defeat the coalition’s ...

MORE
Cheaper for State to build than pay rent aid

Cheaper for State to build than pay rent aid

The cost to the State of paying landlords to house families is more than the money needed to build new homes, it has been claimed.

MORE
Sports Minister: FAI funding cannot be restored until overhaul of leadership is complete'

Sports Minister: FAI funding cannot be restored until overhaul of leadership is complete'

The Sports Minister has said that funding to the FAI cannot be restored until it has completed a massive overhaul of its corporate governance and leadership.

MORE
Wildlife conservationist attacked by several of her own tigers

Wildlife conservationist attacked by several of her own tigers

A wildlife conservationist was attacked by several of her own tigers at an animal sanctuary in the US.

MORE
Finland's social democrats select country's youngest-ever prime minister

Finland's social democrats select country's youngest-ever prime minister

Finland's social democrats have selected the country's youngest-ever prime minister.

MORE
US naval base fatal shooting presumed to be terror act, says FBI

US naval base fatal shooting presumed to be terror act, says FBI

The US has sought the assistance of Saudi officials as they try to piece together information about the gunman and his motive.

MORE
Terrace Talk: Man United - 'One of the greatest United awayday derbies of my lifetime'

Terrace Talk: Man United - 'One of the greatest United awayday derbies of my lifetime'

Your correspondent spent the eve of the derby in north-eastern France, enjoying some December 6th Saint Nicholas celebrations with various drunken Flems. I marvelled ...

MORE
FAI invited to talks with Shane Ross

FAI invited to talks with Shane Ross

The embattled Football Association of Ireland have been invited to an emergency meeting with Sports Minister Shane Ross on Wednesday.

MORE
Tralee hit the heights to demolish Neptune

Tralee hit the heights to demolish Neptune

Champions Garvey’s Tralee Warriors produced their best basketball of the season in the Men’s Super League to demolish Coughlan C&S Neptune 98-76 at a ...

MORE
John Daly: The art of making a master investment

John Daly: The art of making a master investment

What to do with an unexpected €40,000?

MORE
One in four planning Christmas shopping trip outside state - AA

One in four planning Christmas shopping trip outside state - AA

Over a quarter of Irish consumers intend on doing at least some of their Christmas shopping outside of the state this year, according to a recent survey.

MORE
Tech firm Horizon8 picks Cork as Europe HQ

Tech firm Horizon8 picks Cork as Europe HQ

A US-Chinese technology solutions firm has officially opened its European headquarters in Cork and plans to create at least 50 jobs over the coming years.

MORE
Bond book with inscription ‘read and burn’ to go under the hammer

Bond book with inscription ‘read and burn’ to go under the hammer

The Noel Coward Foundation is selling the books at auction house Christie’s.

MORE
Diana Prince reunites with Steve Trevor in Wonder Woman 1984 trailer

Diana Prince reunites with Steve Trevor in Wonder Woman 1984 trailer

She lost her love interest in the first film.

MORE
Sesame Street’s Caroll Spinney hailed as ‘artistic genius’ after death at 85

Sesame Street’s Caroll Spinney hailed as ‘artistic genius’ after death at 85

He was behind Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch.

MORE
UK general election: ‘Anybody who is against Brexit needs to get behind Rosie Duffield’

UK general election: ‘Anybody who is against Brexit needs to get behind Rosie Duffield’

Campaigners of different hues are asking voters in the key marginal constituency of Canterbury to look beyond party politics and vote tactically in the general election ...

MORE
Dental health crisis: Children forced to wait years for treatment

Dental health crisis: Children forced to wait years for treatment

Whether or not the new national oral health policy is the way forward, our school dental programme is in dire need of an overhaul, with huge pressure on services ...

MORE
Personal Insights: Embrace the season and listen to the stories of our new arrivals

Personal Insights: Embrace the season and listen to the stories of our new arrivals

Terri Kruschke moved to Cork from America with her family in 2007. In this personal insight Terri reveals her reflections on Christmas and urges everyone to listen ...

MORE