A former Kildare county footballer awarded €310,000 over a newspaper article describing him as the "king of the swingers" must be paid €50,000 within 36 days as a condition of the paper being allowed to appeal the award, the High Court has ruled.
Thu, 01 Jun, 2017
THROUGH my work-room window, I look out at the mist hanging over the field beyond the beeches and my imaginings of an Indian summer are dissolved in water-vapour so dense the horses are like spectres walking riderless through cannon-smoke, lost in a region between heaven and hell.
Mon, 03 Oct, 2011
IRELAND needs to raise its top rate of tax to 53c if we are to tackle the huge number of people at risk of poverty and bring our social welfare system in line with the best in Europe, an Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI) study revealed yesterday.
Thu, 16 Sep, 2004