Last week, the head of Fifa’s referee committee, Pierluigi Collina claimed that 99.3% of “match-changing” decisions have been, thanks to the newly introduced Video Assistant Referee (VAR) system, called correctly at the World Cup.
Thu, 05 Jul, 2018
Republicans have a history of recruiting celebrities into the party ranks going back 60 years, but find themselves at a crossroads with Donald Trump — who is using his celebrity power to attack rather than to revive the Grand Old Party, writes
Wed, 03 Feb, 2016
Shannon Airport’s celebration of 70 years since the first commercial transatlantic flight into an Irish airport has been marked with a photographic exhibition featuring the many famous people who passed through — and the one who didn’t.
Wed, 02 Dec, 2015
’All I Want For Christmas Is You’ by Mariah Carey is regularly touted as the Best Christmas Song Ever and it’s not hard to see why. Whenever it comes on the radio, just try not to feel festive - you’ll fail.
Wed, 03 Dec, 2014
IF it had been a cinema, the lights would have dimmed, the low notes of a double-bass would have dominated a foreboding soundtrack and the whispers of an uneasy cast would have been broken only by a blood-curdling scream.
Wed, 15 Oct, 2008