A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
The victories may already be receding into the background, but for Michelle Carpenter the hard work is only beginning.
Thu, 19 Sep, 2019
As the all-conquering Dublin machine rolls into Croke Park Sunday, GAA volunteers across the country and beyond will still be busy performing the often thankless tasks that keep our association so vibrant and unique.
Fri, 30 Aug, 2019
A dispute between six siblings over their late mother's will cannot proceed before the High Court because one of the parties, a Catholic Priest, has been charged with drug offences in the United States.
Wed, 12 Jun, 2019
And before we know it, another season comes to a sudden and dramatic end.
Wed, 29 May, 2019
Rob Kearney has agreed a “nine-month extension” to his IRFU contract and will play with Leinster next season.
Tue, 28 May, 2019
Farming and environmental lobbies in New Zealand have criticised their government’s introduction of a bill that aims to make the nation mostly carbon neutral by 2050.
Wed, 08 May, 2019
There has been a surge in stories lately about who’s going to end up where in 2020 and not all of it has been about your columnist.
Fri, 03 May, 2019
Ireland and New Zealand’s exchange of coaching know-how is set to continue with Sean Dancer swapping hemispheres to take on the role as Green Army head coach.
Fri, 26 Apr, 2019
Rugby Australia and New South Wales have said their position regarding Israel Folau is "unchanged" following a meeting with the fullback.
Fri, 12 Apr, 2019
For 23 years the name Crusaders was a source of nothing but pride in Christchurch, the uncontroversial identity of a franchise that claims, with some justification, to be the most successful non-national professional rugby team in the world.
Wed, 03 Apr, 2019
Games as eagerly anticipated as Saturday’s clash of Ireland and New Zealand rarely deliver on the expectation, but this was special, another one of those I was there days, writes
Mon, 19 Nov, 2018
With an average of 13 internationals now scheduled in a single season, it’s clear that some tests rank higher than others, writes
Wed, 07 Nov, 2018
Leo Cullen has warned that Leinster face a stiff challenge from a familiar foe when they travel to fellow European blue bloods Toulouse for the second round of the Heineken Champions Cup next weekend.
Mon, 15 Oct, 2018
Keith Earls was crowned Munster Player of the Year yesterday but said he would gladly swap his prize for team silverware at the end of the season.
Thu, 26 Apr, 2018
Graham Ford and his Ireland squad had long left these shores for warmer climes by the time the current chill descended, but the cold and wet of an already bleak Irish winter had long since reached his bones over the opening weeks of the New Year.
Sat, 03 Mar, 2018
Around 100 million people shivered In the United States as temperatures plummeted - with a wind chill close to minus 100F (minus 73.3C) on New Hampshire's Mount Washington meaning it vied for the world's coldest place.
Sun, 07 Jan, 2018
Fri, 10 Nov, 2017
The eight people killed in the New York terror attack were remembered with a night time walk down the riverfront esplanade near the scene of Tuesday's atrocity.
Fri, 03 Nov, 2017
Children's Minister Katherine Zappone will lead a fact-finding mission to New York starting today to improve state agency co-operation on child protection.
Mon, 30 Oct, 2017
President Donald Trump has given himself a "10" for his response to the widespread devastation Puerto Rico suffered after back-to-back hurricanes.
Thu, 19 Oct, 2017
New York City Police Commissioner James O'Neill said: "We do understand that no city or town in this country is completely immune to such unbridled hatred."
Wed, 04 Oct, 2017
Thousands of people have taken to the streets throughout America to protest against Donald Trump's decision to axe an immigration programme protecting those brought to the United States illegally as children.
Wed, 06 Sep, 2017
The winning exhibitors in the main championships at the 2017 Tullamore Show & AIB National Livestock Show were as follows.
Fri, 18 Aug, 2017
New Zealand 30
Mon, 26 Jun, 2017
Warren Gatland will ask the referees to clamp down on the All Blacks' "dangerous" harassment of Conor Murray's kicking game.
Sun, 25 Jun, 2017
Fri, 23 Jun, 2017
New Zealander Hori Morse served as an Auxiliary in Tralee, Co Kerry, during the War of Independence, when the town was international news. In 1921, he began an affair with a married woman and would himself become a front-page story, says
Wed, 21 Jun, 2017
Fri, 03 Feb, 2017
Tue, 03 Jan, 2017
France has struck a compromise with Russia on a United Nations resolution that it said would prevent "mass atrocities" in besieged areas of Aleppo, Syria, where thousands of trapped civilians and rebel fighters await evacuation in freezing temperatures.
Mon, 19 Dec, 2016
Top table officers at the Duhallow convention in North Cork have stressed the importance of the national anthem and tricolour remaining central components of GAA match-days.
Fri, 09 Dec, 2016
Thu, 01 Dec, 2016
Sat, 19 Nov, 2016
Italy 10, New Zealand 68: Conor O’Shea’s mantra since day one of his Italian job has been “Rome was not built in day”. The 10-try drubbing on Saturday seemed like a reminder it only took the Goths three days to destroy it.
Mon, 14 Nov, 2016
Hours after Donald Trump was elected president-elect of the US, the man currently in the role has posted a message of hope for everyone else, and perhaps a hint of what his time in office has been like.
Thu, 10 Nov, 2016
Mon, 31 Oct, 2016
Munster supporters who were enthused by the displays of out-half Johnny Holland in the latter stages of the season will also have been impressed by the performance of Bill Johnston on his debut for the Irish U20s on Tuesday night.
Fri, 10 Jun, 2016
Donald Trump has once again made his income and wealth objects of fascination and confusion in the US 2016 presidential race, this time, by filing an updated personal financial disclosure form with the Federal Election Commission.
Sat, 21 May, 2016
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Tue, 19 Apr, 2016
Dan Carter has made his much-anticipated arrival at Racing 92, vowing to emulate Jonny Wilkinson and enjoy a barbecue with Ronan O’Gara.
Sat, 28 Nov, 2015
For a short time on Monday afternoon, the Christmas manger at a New York City church could have passed for the real thing: A newborn baby, with the umbilical cord still attached, was abandoned there. Now, New York City police are searching for the person who left the child.
Thu, 26 Nov, 2015
Thu, 12 Nov, 2015
Mon, 26 Oct, 2015