Three Irish brothers who died fighting for the Canadians in World War Two are to be commemorated in a special ceremony in Belgium today and plans are being drawn up to build a monument to them in their birthplace in Co Cork.
Fri, 08 Nov, 2019
A few hundred metres from Nick Nurse’s city centre apartment in downtown Toronto stands Fort York, one of Canada’s most significant historical landmarks, the symbol of the still nascent country’s war of 1812 with the US.
Wed, 05 Jun, 2019
Business tourism is a burgeoning industry, worth €11.5m to the Cork economy in 2016.hears from the Cork Convention Bureau that it can be worth infinitely more in the future
Mon, 19 Jun, 2017
Twenty years ago today, the argument over the world’s fastest person would be settled once and for all with the meeting of Olympic sprint champions Donovan Bailey and Michael Johnson at the hybrid distance of 150m.outlines what happened.
Thu, 01 Jun, 2017
Mon, 21 Nov, 2016
Sat, 12 Nov, 2016
Six questions in, all of them a variation on the theme that was his absence from the Ireland squad for last weekend’s historic defeat of the All Blacks in Chicago, and Peter O’Mahony’s calm exterior cracks just a tad.
Thu, 10 Nov, 2016