A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
AS rough and challenging a week as it has been for the country and sport, it has generally been perceived as a good one for Irish basketball.
Mon, 16 Mar, 2020
At the end of a programme on RTÉ the other night, this message appeared. “In its correspondence with RTÉ and survivors, the Residential Institutions Redress Board has always referred to the implications of breaking section 28(6) of the Redress Act.”
Mon, 09 Mar, 2020
Cork County Council has elected a new mayor and welcomed four new councillors who were co-opted onto the local authority to replace members who have been elected to the Dáil.
Mon, 24 Feb, 2020
Ireland nailed the first of three possible Triple Crown successes this weekend when Noel McNamara’s side produced their best display of the campaign to oust England at Franklin’s Garden.
Fri, 21 Feb, 2020
canvasses the opinion of three former hurling referees on proposed rule changes to the game.
Fri, 14 Feb, 2020
Louis Lovett returns to his native Cork with the classic operatic take on the story of Hansel and Gretel, writes.
Thu, 13 Feb, 2020
Mr Boyd Barrett said he believed there would be discussions between Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil about a possible coalition and also Fianna Fáil, Sinn Féin and the Greens.
Tue, 11 Feb, 2020
The Fianna Fáil leader became a TD in 1989 and has had four ministries, but the role he covets might elude him unless he can convince he is for change, writes.
Tue, 04 Feb, 2020
A wonderful individual try from fly-half Jack Crowley capped a man of the match performance as Ireland got the defence of their Under-20 Six Nations title off to a flying start with a bonus-point win over Scotland.
Fri, 31 Jan, 2020
Despite the gulf in class between the sides in last year’s table, Ireland U20s forward coach Colm Tucker expects Scotland to come out with all guns blazing at Musgrave Park on Friday evening (RTÉ Two, 7.15pm).
Thu, 30 Jan, 2020
Tom Ahern is making the leaps and bounds you might expect from a long-striding 6ft 9ins lock but the Munster second row’s progress through Ireland’s age-grade ranks is just as impressive as his performance levels.
Sat, 25 Jan, 2020
David McCann will captain the Ireland Under-20s as part of a 37-man Six Nations squad dominated by Leinster players.
Mon, 20 Jan, 2020
More than €280,000 has been spent by two Government departments on VIP services at Irish airports over the past three years.
Mon, 20 Jan, 2020
Both RTÉ and Virgin Media are lining up key debates during the campaign.
Tue, 14 Jan, 2020
Specialist help is needed to come up with a road surface that will have the ability to cope with Killarney’s renowned horse and carriages, a council meeting has been told.
Thu, 09 Jan, 2020
Thewill today be a celebration of the late presenter’s career, has announced.
Sat, 04 Jan, 2020
Crowley, who won the AIL Try of the Month award for December, is one of three Munstermen to face their home province.
Fri, 27 Dec, 2019
Over the weekend Sinn Féin held its annual conference in Derry.
Mon, 18 Nov, 2019
The rebirth of ‘Barracka’, or Barrack St, as a local hospitality hotspot on the narrow, vertiginous, cobble-stoned street began with the late, lamented publican, Tom Barry’s eponymous pub, halfway up the hill.
Sat, 09 Nov, 2019
Minister of State at the Department of Finance and the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform, Patrick O’Donovan has described the latest Brexit proposals as not the basis for a deal, but they do form the basis for further negotiations.
Thu, 03 Oct, 2019
Three Academy players will make their first Munster starts in Friday's friendly against London Irish.
Thu, 12 Sep, 2019
“It is good that the meeting is taking place. The fact that he’s here is a good thing. It’s about time,” he told RTÉ radio’sshow.
Mon, 09 Sep, 2019
Back in the day, when Bertie Ahern’s most-popular-taoiseach- ever crown was beginning to slip, hyper-energetic, unquestioning optimism was all but mandatory.
Tue, 13 Aug, 2019
Ballinora overcame the elements as well as a dogged Adrigole side to book their place in the third round of the Cork IFC at Kilmichael on Saturday.
Sun, 11 Aug, 2019
The funeral of a teenager who died after taking a substance at the Indiependence music festival will take place this morning.
Sat, 10 Aug, 2019
Katie Quirke scored 1-7 as Cork were crowned All-Ireland Minor A champions with victory over Monaghan at Bord na Móna O’Connor Park in Tullamore.
Mon, 05 Aug, 2019
Former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern has said that he does not think Boris Johnson “has a hope in hell” of making the Brexit deadline of October 31.
Tue, 23 Jul, 2019
Staff at the Cork Mail Centre in Little Island say they feel "betrayed" by the decision to close the facility and have vowed to continue to fight the closure.
Tue, 16 Jul, 2019
Towering Munster Academy lock Thomas Ahern will make his Ireland U20 debut in today’s final Pool B clash with Italy at the World Rugby U20 Championship in Santa Fe (kick-off 2.30pm Irish time — live on eir Sport 1).
Wed, 12 Jun, 2019
A prisoner serving a jail term for raping a young woman in a public park was today given a further four months’ imprisonment for attacking a prison officer.
Thu, 06 Jun, 2019
UCC clinched the Munster Senior League Premier Division crown after a three-way title-deciding night of action.
Thu, 23 May, 2019
There are few nations, cultures and institutions of significant size and power that when examining their histories can present a record untarnished by acts of abominable cruelty... undertakings so inexcusable, so far off the moral compass that shapes universal concepts of right and wrong, good and evil that the marks they leave are inerasable.
Mon, 20 May, 2019
On 20 May 2009, Ireland made international headlines when the Report of the Commission to Inquire into Child Abuse (CICA) was published.
Sun, 19 May, 2019
For the first time in five years Cork have completed the clean sweep in Munster Ladies Football when winning the U14, U16 and minor titles.
Mon, 06 May, 2019
Former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern has claimed that Conservative MP Jacob Rees-Mogg admitted to him that he had no idea what the Irish border was.
Tue, 30 Apr, 2019
Former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern says talks are not enough, that intense negotiations are necessary to reach a resolution in powersharing talks in the North.
Fri, 26 Apr, 2019
A 30-year-old West Cork woman has been convicted of dangerous driving and disqualified for two years after admitting to overtaking a driving school car on “a blind bend” at 100km/h in a 50km zone in Killarney.
Wed, 03 Apr, 2019
Former justice minister Dermot Ahern has said he is surprised that the radicalisation of Irish Islamic State bride Lisa Smith did not ring alarm bells, given that she began the process while serving in the army.
Mon, 01 Apr, 2019
Former justice minister Dermot Ahern has said he is surprised that the radicalisation of Irish Islamic State bride Lisa Smith did not ring alarm bells given that she began the process while serving in the army.
Sun, 31 Mar, 2019
Former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern says that the British people did not vote for the “out, out, out” position adopted by British Prime Minister Theresa May.
Thu, 28 Mar, 2019
A second referendum on Brexit could be “a very dicey scene” and far from the simple task some people think it would be, former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern has told an economic conference devoted to Brexit.
Fri, 18 Jan, 2019
Former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern says that from an Irish perspective the proposed Brexit deal which British Prime Minister Theresa May will put to her Cabinet today “seems to address most of the issues and positions that we are concerned about.”
Wed, 14 Nov, 2018
Ireland must not be pushed or shoved into agreeing a future EU-UK relationship without securing a Brexit deal for a frictionless border, former taoiseach Bertie Ahern has warned.
Fri, 21 Sep, 2018