A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Liverpool shouldn’t really be anyone’s idea of plucky underdogs.
Fri, 04 May, 2018
Likening anything short of racist mass murder to racist mass murder is offensive and stupid, writes
Mon, 05 Mar, 2018
Larry Kavanagh would have bought brother Joe a scoop on Sunday night in appreciation of the latter’s essential contributions to Nemo Rangers’ 16th Munster Club SFC title success.
Wed, 29 Nov, 2017
Most every NFL player knows that a quick way to get ushered to the sidelines — or beyond — is fighting.
Tue, 07 Nov, 2017
There is no evidence to show that the illnesses and syndromes highlighted in Ireland by concerned parents were caused by the HPV vaccine, writes
Thu, 07 Sep, 2017
Wed, 28 Jun, 2017
IT IS a fundamental rule of law that everyone — from prince to pauper — is entitled to the presumption of innocence and to a fair trial, no matter what criminal charges they face.
Thu, 25 May, 2017
IF ENDA KENNY and Arsene Wenger ever decide to have a friendly kickabout they will surely have lots in common to talk about.
Thu, 18 May, 2017
Wed, 03 Aug, 2016
No matter where you are in the world, you can catch Pokémon that are supposedly region-exclusive. You won't be able to find them in the wild, but you will be able to hatch them from eggs.
Thu, 28 Jul, 2016
A Pokémon Go player in the US has become the first to fill his Pokédex with every critter available in the game.
Thu, 21 Jul, 2016
Mon, 27 Jun, 2016
Thu, 19 May, 2016
Mon, 02 May, 2016
The listings in the current edition of the RTÉ Guide announce that 3.30pm is “throw up” time in Thurles tomorrow. Two thoughts occur.
Sun, 01 May, 2016
Tue, 09 Feb, 2016
Beyond the outrage, the GAA had to curb a dangerous situation, writes
Fri, 13 Jun, 2014
Jordan Belfort, the Wolf of Wall Street, was in RDS this week, selling his secrets of how to achieve wealth. Not everyone was impressed, writes.
Sat, 31 May, 2014
KATY PERRY is doing a concert in Belfast this week, causing thousands of pre-teen girl fans to swoon at the feet of their very own Candy Queen.
Sun, 04 May, 2014
I am back in touch with Eamonn Gormley because he is coming out with a book that is as clear-eyed as his passion about the potential for the GAA overseas.
Wed, 05 Mar, 2014
Ireland won’t go all the way unbeaten to the 2015 World Cup. What will inform Joe Schmidt’s thinking over the next 18 months is identifying those in his squad who will dip or crumble in defeats or bad performances. Or both.
Fri, 21 Feb, 2014
Before kick-off on Saturday, a colleague dryly remarked: “So, we’re a wobbling mid-table side, up against a tight, in-form, Champions League-able team, who have a settled-in manager, with players that he actually wants at the club, in a system they are comfortable with ... I’ll be happy with a point gained.”
Mon, 21 Oct, 2013
Midway through the first half of the minor match a dark-haired young lady materialised in the press box, instantly standing out from the people in the vicinity by virtue of being both female and attractive.
Mon, 09 Sep, 2013
At times during this World Cup qualification campaign, it has seemed Sweden’s approach has resembled that of their famed skipper Zlatan Ibrahimovic — nonchalant and one-paced.
Fri, 30 Aug, 2013
SOMEONE once said that news is all about shouting out that “Lord Jones is dead” to people who never knew that Lord Jones was alive in the first place.
Mon, 27 Aug, 2012
Joe Schmidt has warned that teams may have to sacrifice PRO12 ambitions to enhance their chances of European success if the competition does not re-examine its play-off schedule.
Mon, 14 May, 2012
Gossip singer Beth Ditto thinks Lady Gaga is important to "five year olds".
Fri, 11 May, 2012
IF taxi driver Ken Cashman ever decides to do a stand-up routine he will probably attract the curious, a number of comedy-holics, a few hecklers and those anxious to put a face on the author of Taxi Diaries — The Legend That is... Car 16.
Wed, 21 Dec, 2011
CADS: they’ll break your heart, shatter your confidence and cost you a fortune in gin, comfort food and snivelling late- night phone calls to friends in the wake of the inevitable break up.
Fri, 25 Nov, 2011
Kim Kardashian wants to wait a year before starting a family.
Thu, 06 Oct, 2011
FOR those dreading the rush to embrace the artificial intervention of technology into the storied corridors of Croke Park, there’s always Colm Cooper.
Mon, 22 Aug, 2011
Jim McCabe and Simon Lewis argue both sides of the debate
Sat, 18 Jun, 2011
CONTRASTING fortunes defined the opening day for Ireland’s World Cup challengers, with Billy Twomey finishing 16th in the first of three finals and Denis Lynch suffering elimination.
Fri, 29 Apr, 2011
AS we all know, there’s nothing Liverpool fans like doing more than blaming others for their misfortunes — something that Howard Webb will have been chuckling about this week, no doubt.
Wed, 12 Jan, 2011
The 29-year-old 'Gossip' singer Beth Ditto – who broke up with her long-term partner Freddie after nine years together in January – admits she and her new girlfriend Kristen have discussed starting a family in the future and she is already planning to seek medical advice as soon as her new clothing line for UK plus-size retailer Evans is released.
Fri, 03 Sep, 2010
THE argument that “Irish women are going abroad to have abortions anyway, so why not let them have them here?” doesn’t make sense.
Mon, 08 Feb, 2010
FESTIVE greetings to you, dear reader – assuming you are a blessed Red, naturally. May any eavesdropping Scousers-Bitters-Rent Boys have a miserable New Year.
Wed, 30 Dec, 2009
Beth Ditto - who is famed for her curvy physique and skimpy stage outfits - is surprised people admire her fashion sense because she just wears whatever she wants.
Mon, 30 Nov, 2009
OUR football correspondent LIAM MACKEY is back in top form and full of energy.
Tue, 06 Oct, 2009