An Irish cervical cancer campaigner who lost her life because of medical negligence is due to be remembered at a special lecture in the Netherlands next month.
Mon, 29 Apr, 2019
The initial horror provoked by Friday’s massacre in Christchurch may have subsided slightly but the anger endures. That anger is exacerbated by the rise, the return really,
Wed, 20 Mar, 2019
A fast food chain has announced plans to open 20 restaurants in Ireland over the next four years and create 600 jobs.
Tue, 19 Mar, 2019
Why write about hate? St Patrick’s Day is a time of celebration for all of us. My grandchildren are proud to march, even in the coldest of weather, and it means a lot to them and their local community, writes
Tue, 19 Mar, 2019
As any parent who ever watched a teenage son or daughter tip their toe into the grown-up world, some degree of apprehension is unavoidable.
Tue, 19 Mar, 2019
So that’s Monday nearly wrapped up. Here’s some of the stories we published on irishexaminer.com today which we hope will help you make sense of it all this evening.
Mon, 18 Mar, 2019
Tributes have been paid to Aoife O’Connell, a 21-year-old Cork student who has been killed in a road traffic collision in the Netherlands.
Tue, 12 Mar, 2019
Peter Cluskey recounts how his wife, Adrienne, died on New Year's Eve after a Dutch hospital "lost" tests results in 2011 that showed she had cancer.
Sun, 10 Mar, 2019
Irish coach Alexander Cox is set to make his first significant squad announcement next Tuesday as the men’s hockey World Cup in India comes into view.
Fri, 19 Oct, 2018
didn’t set out to become a face of the Repeal the Eighth campaign. She was just a woman, she says, who had a crisis pregnancy — and wrote a play about it.
Sat, 14 Apr, 2018
says this is a one-off Macroom home and homestead that’ll be hard to bypass. Be smart, check out the smart home.
Sat, 13 Jan, 2018
The club is responsible for "a culture of lawlessness" among its members, according to the prosecutors.
Tue, 03 Oct, 2017
Older women need to stay trim to reduce the risk of breast cancer, it has emerged.
Wed, 17 May, 2017
Eating carrots can cut the risk of hard-to-treat types of breast cancer by up to 60%, research has shown.
Fri, 26 Feb, 2016
Haruhiko Kurodaand and Mario Draghi may be among the few economists who still think negative interest rates are a good idea.
Sat, 20 Feb, 2016
Cutting-edge technology in Trinity College Dublin has helped to shed light on a ‘gladiator’ burial mystery that has baffled archaeologists for more than a decade.
Wed, 20 Jan, 2016
It was brought to Europe in mid-19th century and was much-admired for its ornamental foliage, after being uprooted from its natural habitat on the slopes of Japanese volcanoes, but it has become our most challenging invasive plant.
Wed, 05 Aug, 2015
Athlone is mourning a couple killed by terrorist in Tunisia, a swab ’the size of a mini football’ was left inside a woman at a Dublin hospital, a weekend of sporting finals awaits and Conor McGregor plays to the crowd on American TV.
Fri, 03 Jul, 2015
Nicolas Roche has been named in Team Sky’s nine-man squad for the Tour de France, which starts in Utrecht in the Netherlands on Saturday.
Tue, 30 Jun, 2015
Ireland’s Nicolas Roche admits he is “worried” he may miss out on this year’s Tour de France amid fears Team Sky will omit him from their line-up for the race.
Thu, 25 Jun, 2015
As part of her MA in Journalism Briona Gallagher discovers the delights of the City of Utrecht in Amsterdam while attending a documentary film festival hosted by University of Utrecht.
Wed, 17 Jun, 2015
Ikea has stopped plans by thousands of people to play hide and seek in its maze-like stores in the Netherlands.
Wed, 18 Mar, 2015
A friend invited me round for afternoon tea. Actually, that’s not precisely accurate – she really invited me round to admire the new tree she’d planted and we didn’t drink tea, we drank wine. But afternoon tea sounds better, doesn’t it?
Mon, 22 Dec, 2014
The European Central Bank slowed asset purchases last week, underlining the challenge for policymakers trying to expand the institution’s balance sheet.
Tue, 09 Dec, 2014
The strain of bird flu found on a duck breeding farm in the UK is the same as one recently identified in the Netherlands and Germany, the UK's Environment Department has said.
Tue, 18 Nov, 2014
Culling of thousands of ducks at a farm operated by the UK’s largest producer of duck products is expected to begin today after a bird flu outbreak.
Tue, 18 Nov, 2014
CYCLING: Chris Froome may opt out of the 2015 Tour de France and target a Giro d’Italia-Vuelta a Espana double instead.
Thu, 23 Oct, 2014
Philomena Lee, whose life story inspired the Oscar-nominated film, Philomena, will be one of the main speakers at a two-day adoption conference in UCC on September 4 and 5.
Thu, 28 Aug, 2014
Philomena Lee will be among the speakers at a two-day international conference in UCC next month.
Tue, 26 Aug, 2014
Vincenzo Nibali completed victory in the 101st Tour de France in Paris yesterday as Marcel Kittel won the final stage on the Champs-Elysees-
Mon, 28 Jul, 2014
It is no longer only grief and mourning sweeping across the Netherlands in the aftermath of the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. It is now anger.
Mon, 21 Jul, 2014
I’M just back from a holiday in France. I stayed for a few days in Dinan, a beautiful medieval town in Brittany.
Mon, 30 Sep, 2013
Thu, 22 Aug, 2013
The tricolour fluttered proudly in Utrecht as Ireland picked up two gold medals on the concluding day of action at the European Youth Olympic Festival.
Sat, 20 Jul, 2013
An impressive double by 18-year-old Clonmel athlete Sean Tobin was the highlight of the 13th annual Leevale T&F meeting which took place at the Cork IT track in dry but windy conditions on Saturday.
Mon, 22 Apr, 2013
The most expensive football transfer in Irish history was agreed on Friday. Understandably, you may have missed it.
Tue, 26 Mar, 2013
Swansea goalkeeper Michael Vorm has signed a new four-year deal to remain with the club until 2016.
Thu, 27 Sep, 2012
GOVERNMENTS of the world’s leading economies have more than €5.8 trillion of debt maturing this year, with most facing a rise in borrowing costs.
Thu, 05 Jan, 2012
A Dutch train station has installed a children's slide for passengers.
Mon, 25 Jul, 2011