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Sat, 01 Jul, 2017
The world of showbusiness collides in London this week with the world of gardening in the form of the colourful explosion that is the RHS Chelsea Flower Show.
Tue, 23 May, 2017
on the work that goes on behind Chelsea Flower Show, organised by designer, Tom Harfleet.
Sat, 22 Apr, 2017
Fri, 17 Mar, 2017
Fri, 04 Nov, 2016
reports on an art sale that will suit those with a cross-collecting taste and deep pockets
Sat, 02 Jul, 2016
It’s the world championship of gardening and Ireland has just won gold.
Wed, 25 May, 2016
Boundary-busting Beck made a dramatic first ever appearance in Cork last night, bringing a big dance party sound and an even bigger personality.
Wed, 17 Jun, 2015
THE haughty arrogance of Jean Claude Trichet, who last week snubbed Ireland’s banking inquiry and insisted that Oireachtas members attend upon him at his venue of choice, is trumped only by his gross insensitivity to the memory of the former finance minister, the late Brian Lenihan.
Tue, 05 May, 2015
Mon, 22 Dec, 2014
The UFC announced its arrival in Dublin last night in the venerable surrounds of the Royal Hospital in Kilmainham — a fitting venue, all told, given the fare that will be on offer at a packed 02 arena tomorrow evening.
Thu, 17 Jul, 2014
Commemoration ceremonies are taking place across the country this morning to honour those who died at war or on duty with the United Nations.
Sun, 13 Jul, 2014
IT STRUCK a sensitive nerve when the poet WJ Mc Cormack, aka Hugh Maxton, this week defended Aosdána’s annual funding of €2.7 million by mentioning that Fair City cost €11 million. This fact was met, according to an RTÉ report, with laughter from the floor of Aosdána’s general assembly meeting at the Royal Hospital, Kilmainham.
Thu, 01 May, 2014
An elite artists’ group has rejected public criticism over the amount of funding it receives from the taxpayer, claiming the Government would drive “JCBs full of money” to any private business that provided such a return on the “investment”.
Wed, 30 Apr, 2014
Capital city revellers today will be looking forward to appearances from a mixture of contemporary and disco-era music acts.
Sat, 01 Jun, 2013
New acts have been added to bill for the Forbidden Fruit festival which is returning to the grounds of the Royal Hospital in Kilmainham this Saturday June 1 and Sunday June 2.
Thu, 23 May, 2013
The legendary Ennio Morricone will play his first Irish date south of the border this summer.
Sat, 23 Mar, 2013
For two centuries, mental healthcare in Ireland was ignorant and cruel. Conditions in hospitals were barbaric, with more admissions meaning more profit. It was big business, says Richard Fitzpatrick
Thu, 07 Feb, 2013
NED Kelly rides again at the Irish Museum of Modern Art at the Royal Hospital, Kilmainham, where Sidney Nolan’s celebrated paintings of the outlaw are on loan until January.
Mon, 10 Dec, 2012
The Forbidden Fruit Festival kicks off in Dublin City Centre today.
Sat, 02 Jun, 2012
Due to unprecedented demand, Leonard Cohen has added a fourth and final night to his series of concerts in Dublin this summer.
Sun, 20 May, 2012
The line-up has been announced for this year's Forbidden Fruit festival in Dublin - with acts including New Order, Wilco, Leftfield and James Vincent McMorrow.
Tue, 21 Feb, 2012
China’s Vice President Xi Jinping has called on enterprise leaders in Ireland and China to further expand business opportunities in both countries.
Mon, 20 Feb, 2012
Irish exports to China grew by 10% in 2011, according to Enterprise Ireland.
Mon, 20 Feb, 2012
The future leader of the world’s most populous nation is due to get the royal treatment when he arrives on a three-day visit to Ireland today.
Sat, 18 Feb, 2012
The funeral of journalist Mary Raftery has taken place in Dublin.
Thu, 12 Jan, 2012
Sat, 28 May, 2011
Health Minister Mary Harney today revealed her own devastation after losing a friend to suicide.
Fri, 10 Sep, 2010
A Catholic policeman who survived a dissident republican bomb attack has regained consciousness and is showing signs of improvement, the PSNI confirmed today.
Sun, 24 Jan, 2010
EVERY college in Ireland has been urged to provide courses in contemporary living for people with Down Syndrome to ensure they are not “blocked off” from meaningful roles in society.
Thu, 20 Aug, 2009
A ceremony to honour the Irishmen and women who died in past wars, or on service, is being held in Dublin today.
Sun, 12 Jul, 2009
Former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan has warned that the global financial crisis cannot be used as “an excuse for inaction” in the worsening battle against “wrenching hunger” across the developing world.
Thu, 16 Oct, 2008
THERESE KIELY was just 25 years old when she was found to have a condition that can sometimes be a precursor to breast cancer.
Tue, 23 Sep, 2008
A ceremony is being held in Dublin today to mark the National Day of Commemoration.
Sun, 13 Jul, 2008
THE Queen of England will visit Ireland during her reign but probably not for a few years, Taoiseach Bertie Ahern has said.
Fri, 15 Feb, 2008
President Mary McAleese and Taoiseach Bertie Ahern will today be among the guests at the National Day of Commemoration for all Irish who died in foreign wars.
Sun, 08 Jul, 2007
A London-Irish writer who survived alcoholism, homelessness and brutal prison conditions will today give his first-ever book reading in Ireland.
Wed, 22 Nov, 2006
Mystery surrounds the death of a wheelchair-bound man who suffered horrific burns in a hospital fire.
Mon, 28 Aug, 2006
The President, Mary McAleese, will mark Ireland's National Day of Commemoration with a ceremony in Dublin this morning.
Sun, 09 Jul, 2006
Food buyers with a purchasing power of some €8bn are in Dublin today for a major showcase of Irish produce.
Thu, 11 May, 2006
LOCAL entrepreneur Richael Connolly, founder of Joup in Cork, will go head-to-head with seven other young hopefuls from around Ireland to win the coveted title of Shell Livewire Young Entrepreneur of the Year.
Sat, 12 Nov, 2005