Before the US assassinated its most senior general, Iran had contended with protests at home and resentment for its presence in Iraq. Not anymore, writes Abbas Milani.
Mon, 06 Jan, 2020
Robert Pattinson is already on board to play the caped crusader with Zoe Kravitz playing Catwoman. Paul Dano will star as the Riddler.
Wed, 06 Nov, 2019
When you replace what you can’t say with what you have to say you have the same outcome — censorship, writes Richard Hogan
Wed, 24 Jul, 2019
While the majority of students across the country finished up their exams last week, this afternoon will see the official end of the 2019 Leaving Certificate exams.
Mon, 24 Jun, 2019
Fame is thought to be a way of becoming more valuable, a way of finding a voice, writes Richard Hogan.
Thu, 01 Mar, 2018
In hurling, there is no longer a Kilkenny that bestrides the narrow world like a colossus but in football there is.
Wed, 31 Jan, 2018
Always try to start a column with a topical reference, they tell you at Hack School.
Mon, 11 Sep, 2017
IT’S almost 54 years since the world has had to consider the consequences of a nuclear confrontation in any real way.
Tue, 05 Sep, 2017
Three great movies to look forward to this week, reviewed by Declan Burke
Sat, 15 Jul, 2017
Opinion polls in the welter of accusations over whistleblowers are not a reliable guide to the outcome of an ensuing election, warns Gerard Howlin.
Mon, 13 Feb, 2017
Sat, 04 Feb, 2017
FRIDAY night. My husband and I are in England, visiting family.
Sat, 14 Jan, 2017
There’s really nothing like the GAA club annual general meeting.
Wed, 14 Dec, 2016
Fiona Collins is chairperson of the Guinness Cork Jazz Festival, which takes place this weekend. She’s originally from Bandon but has been living in Cork city for a number of years.
Thu, 27 Oct, 2016
Sat, 09 Jul, 2016
Sat, 23 Apr, 2016
A biscuit or a Bard? As the world marks the great writer’s 400th anniversary, Ger Fitzgibbon reflects on how Irish people drawn to his work included rebels holed up in Jacobs during the 1916 Rising.
Fri, 22 Apr, 2016
Mon, 29 Feb, 2016
Sat, 30 Jan, 2016
Fri, 29 Jan, 2016
The race is on to become the first marathon runner to break the two-hour mark
Wed, 30 Sep, 2015
Here's a few tips on what to watch on the box tonight.
Fri, 04 Sep, 2015
The Olympic movement, which now seems to be vying with the oily creeps of FIFA in a race for irrelevance, took a pretty substantial lead in that particular headlong rush a few days ago.
Mon, 03 Aug, 2015
“No one is impressed by dinosaurs anymore, ”says Claire (Dallas Bryce Howard), the manager of Jurassic World (12A).
Sat, 13 Jun, 2015
British actor Andy Serkis is in Star Wars The Force Awakens - we've heard his voice and seen the cast list and now we have a little more information.
Fri, 29 May, 2015
THE head of the Catholic Church in Ireland has given the strongest indication yet that the hierarchy may order dioceses to cease facilitating civil wedding ceremonies if this month’s referendum on marriage equality is carried.
Tue, 05 May, 2015
Thu, 12 Feb, 2015
Andy Serkis is so glad he didn't have to wear a latex mask to portray Caesar in the 'Planet of the Apes' franchise.
Sun, 21 Dec, 2014
Considering he had blown enough fuses in his time to put the lights out all over Limerick, Jamie Cudmore was always liable to leave Munster in a dark place.
Mon, 08 Dec, 2014
Thursday: The Fall BBC Two, 9pm
Sat, 08 Nov, 2014
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes ****
Sun, 20 Jul, 2014
The battle between species intensifies in the action-packed sequel Dawn of the Planet of the Apes and Britain’s Got Talent’s performing pooch wags his tail in Pudsey The Dog – The Movie.
Fri, 18 Jul, 2014
Andy Serkis brings his Gollum experience to Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes, writes Susan Griffin.
Wed, 16 Jul, 2014
James Franco is set to appear in 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes'.
Mon, 28 Apr, 2014
Andy Serkis says his adaptation of 'The Jungle Book' doesn't "shy away from darkness".
Fri, 28 Mar, 2014
Gary Oldman has joined the 'Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes' cast.
Fri, 01 Mar, 2013
Irish boxing is punching above its weight
Mon, 13 Aug, 2012
In 1873, biologist Richard Spruce wrote a letter to a friend.
Thu, 09 Aug, 2012
I completely disagree with Emmet Murphy’s comments on Labour (or Imitation Left as I prefer to call them) being likened to Caesar.
Wed, 23 May, 2012
Sat, 28 Apr, 2012
There’s a hackneyed old cliché which should be clipped out of the storyboards of those who create adverts, TV shows and movies.
Fri, 20 Apr, 2012
Any child born today will celebrate their birthday every four years. Margaret Neylon looks at the significance of emerging on Feb 29
Wed, 29 Feb, 2012
There’s another Kennedy running for Congress, and a day after he had officially launched his campaign, Joseph P Kennedy III got some advice from a man who knows a thing or two about winning elections.
Sat, 18 Feb, 2012
TERENCE MALICK’S return to the fray was one of the highlights of 2011’s film year.
Sat, 31 Dec, 2011
AS press launches go, this one in the swanky Covent Garden hotel in London is a little unusual.
Sat, 10 Dec, 2011
Andy Serkis is to star in a sequel to 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes'.
Fri, 04 Nov, 2011
IT has taken the actions of David Kelly, an honest and sincere man, to demonstrate how a McGuinness presidency would proceed: Dogged by controversy at every public appearance at home and abroad.
Fri, 14 Oct, 2011
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