IT’S surprising that a scholar of early 20th century Irish history such as Foreign Minster Micheál Martin has not learnt the lesson of Easter 1916 – when an opponent is defeated, savour your victory, rather than try to humiliate them.
Fri, 26 Mar, 2010
THE ambassador’s receptions are noted in society for their host’s exquisite taste. And Irish embassies around the world will not have to cut back on the Ferrero Rochers as their allowance and expenses bill, amounting to €8 million a year, escapes public sector cutbacks.
Fri, 22 Jan, 2010
One of the accused in the Brian Murphy manslaughter trial told his girlfriend two weeks after the 18-year-old died outside the Burlington Hotel that he kicked him once in the chest when he was lying on the ground, Dublin Circuit Criminal Court has heard.
Tue, 27 Jan, 2004