Detectives arrested two men, aged 24 and 25, yesterday morning.
Sun, 25 Aug, 2019
Two men have been arrested over the murder of Malcolm McKeown.
Sat, 24 Aug, 2019
We take a trip down memory lane and check out what happened on this day in years gone by by looking back at some Irish Examiner front pages and highlighting other events which went down in history across the world.
Tue, 13 Aug, 2019
A visitor to Cork's Fota Wildlife Park got more than she expected when she made the trip to the popular attraction.
Thu, 08 Aug, 2019
Irish and UK shares were mixed as the trade war between the US and China threatened to flare by the end of the week, barring a last-minute intervention by one of the combatants.
Wed, 08 May, 2019
There is a strong feminist sensibility in Laurence McKeown’s debut collection of poems, written during (and after) his incarceration in the H-Blocks of Long Kesh where he almost died, having been on hunger strike for 70 days.
Sun, 14 Apr, 2019
More than €1.2 billion has been spent by the HSE in reimbursing biologic medicines over the last three years with just over €2.2m on more affordable biosimilar medicines, it has emerged.
Mon, 01 Apr, 2019
Goalkeeper Aoife Hyland was in outstanding form as Scoil Chríost Rí claimed their first ever Lidl All-Ireland PPS Senior A title with victory over Loreto Clonmel at John Locke Park in Callan.
Sat, 30 Mar, 2019
Tributes are being paid to Louth ladies football manager Mícheál McKeown who passed away on Tuesday night, aged 67.
Wed, 06 Jun, 2018
Evidence of multiple illegal adoptions — with at least one child sold to the US from the Tuam mother and baby home — was uncovered by the HSE as early as 2012.
Mon, 23 Apr, 2018
Calls have been made to reactivate a campaign to get island designation for Cobh, so it could be eligible for grants to improve its connectivity.
Wed, 18 Oct, 2017
A former IRA hunger striker is making a name for himself as a playwright, writes
Tue, 18 Jul, 2017
It was a dream that took five years to make a reality. Director Sean McKeown explains tothe significance of the rare birth of a Sumatran Tiger cub at Fota Wildlife Park.
Sat, 08 Jul, 2017
Bill Clinton has made an impassioned plea for people to finish the peace-building of Martin McGuinness.
Fri, 24 Mar, 2017
Tue, 10 Jan, 2017
Seven people have died of influenza, six in the space of a fortnight, at a time when emergency departments (EDs) are besieged by patients affected by the flu virus and the winter vomiting bug.
Sat, 07 Jan, 2017
Promotion/Relegation play-off second leg: Drogheda United 3 Wexford Youths 0 (Drogheda win 3-2 on agg). Drogheda United secured a swift return to the Premier Division as Pete Mahon’s side ran out 3-0 winners against Wexford Youths at United Park last night, ensuring a 3-2 aggregate win.
Sat, 05 Nov, 2016
A couple of well taken goals in two second-half minutes in this SSE Airtricity First Division play off, first leg put Drogheda well on course for a return to the Premier League.
Mon, 24 Oct, 2016
Fri, 12 Aug, 2016
Investors sought out the safe haven of gold as stock markets dipped and tourism shares dropped in the aftermath of the attacks on Brussels.
Wed, 23 Mar, 2016
A magnificent Steven Beattie hat-trick was the highlight as Cork City warmed up for Friday night’s massive game with champions Dundalk with an emphatic rout of Longford Town at Turner’s Cross last night.
Tue, 15 Mar, 2016
Belvedere College produced a stunning performance at the RDS yesterday when they secured their 11th Leinster Schools’ Senior Cup title at the expense of defending champions Cistercian College Roscrea.
Mon, 14 Mar, 2016
Fri, 04 Mar, 2016
Thu, 25 Feb, 2016
Thu, 25 Feb, 2016
A leading economics group in London said yesterday that the effects of the rest of the EU — including Ireland — “could be significant” if Britain were to vote to leave the EU.
Tue, 16 Feb, 2016
A point two minutes from time from Mayo midfielder Barry Moran clinched Castlebar's place in the AIB All-Ireland club SFC final for the second time in three years.
Sat, 13 Feb, 2016
The ECB may only hike rock-bottom interest rates as late as mid-2019, Irish economists have predicted. Eurozone inflation figures published yesterday showed inflation across the bloc remains low.
Wed, 06 Jan, 2016
It was inevitable: a GAA-specific social media platform.
Thu, 05 Nov, 2015
Culture Night is back in Ireland for 2015, with the events planned for the 18th of September at locations all over Ireland.
Wed, 02 Sep, 2015
A wheelchair user crossing a Dublin city junction was struck by a truck and died four days later, an inquest heard. James Owens, aged 87, of Blackhorse Grove, Dublin 7, died of organ failure, sepsis, pneumonia and multiple rib fractures, Dublin Coroner’s Court heard.
Thu, 27 Aug, 2015
One of the country’s longest-running specialist drug centres witnessed a 31% jump in demand for services last year.
Wed, 15 Jul, 2015
A lumbering giant will today be unveiled as the newest attraction at Cork’s top tourist draw.
Fri, 10 Jul, 2015
The Fermanagh hurlers are celebrating for the second weekend in a row. Seven days after winning the Lory Meagher Cup, they earned the right to step up to the higher grade with a four points win over Louth in a Nicky Rackard Cup promotion/relegation play-off at Kingspan Breffni Park.
Sat, 13 Jun, 2015
AS A secondary school pupil in Carraig na bhFear all Simon McKeown wanted to be was a vet.
Thu, 09 Apr, 2015
Cabinteely 0 Shamrock Rovers 2: Quick-fire second-half goals from Sean O’Connor and Brandon Miele eased Shamrock Rovers into the quarter-finals of the EA Sports Cup.
Tue, 07 Apr, 2015
Cistercian College Roscrea 18, Belvedere College 11:
Wed, 18 Mar, 2015
Paul Gascoigne told the High Court he “would like to trade my mobile phone in for a coffin because these guys have ruined my life. I have no life.”
Thu, 12 Mar, 2015
UCD 0 Cabinteely 1
Tue, 10 Mar, 2015
Leinster Senior Cup: Belvedere College 32 Gonzaga College 5
Thu, 29 Jan, 2015
James Buckley bowled like an Oisín returned from Tír na nÓg in Sunday’s Hurley’s of Midleton King of the Roads final at Ballincurrig, we hadn’t seen anything like this from him since the 1990s.
Wed, 15 Oct, 2014
Brian O’Halloran will lead the Munster team in the third All-Ireland series in Westport in two weeks following his bowl of odds win over Michael Ward in the Junior C final at Kildee.
Wed, 20 Aug, 2014