Declan McBennett, RTE’s head of sport, spoke earlier this week about the national station’s coverage of last year’s Women World Cup and his sense that the tournament had proven to be a Rubicon moment for female sport around the globe.
Fri, 06 Mar, 2020
Donald Trump's commerce secretary has held out the prospect that Airbus's acquisition of a majority stake in Bombardier's controversial C-Series jet programme could have an impact on US tariffs on the plane which threaten jobs in Northern Ireland.
Mon, 06 Nov, 2017
The head of Burma’s military has joined growing criticism of the death sentences Thailand gave to two men from Burma for a double murder on a resort island, calling on Thailand’s military government to review the case.
Sun, 27 Dec, 2015
Thai military courts have jailed two people, one for 30 years and the other for 28 years, for insulting the monarchy on Facebook, the heaviest sentences for the crime in the country’s history, lawyers and a legal monitoring group said.
Sun, 09 Aug, 2015
Police fought back for the first time on Sunday against protesters trying to overthrow Thailand’s government, firing tear gas and rubber bullets in running battles against rock-throwing mobs who tried to force their way into the prime minister’s sand-bagged office complex.
Sun, 01 Dec, 2013