Person: Ernest Hemingway
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
home and outdoors
Censorship in Ireland, which was largely overturned 50 years ago, meant the public couldn’t easily get their eyes on work by our best writers, making it a badge of honour, says
Thu, 20 Jul, 2017
Six people have been treated for injuries but no one was gored in the sixth running of the bulls at Pamplona's San Fermin festival, officials said.
Wed, 12 Jul, 2017
At least two people have been gored and several more injured during the second running of the bulls in the northern Spanish city of Pamplona.
Sat, 08 Jul, 2017
The pride a French waiter takes in the job is striking and in our increasingly slap-dash world, where familiar traditions are being lost at speed, it’s a joy to see a vestige of a bygone era, writes
Sat, 24 Jun, 2017
Colm Tóibín will address the themes of emigration and exile at the upcoming Immrama festival of travel writing, says
Fri, 09 Jun, 2017
A young Hunter S Thompson went to Idaho to write about Ernest Hemingway and decided to take a piece of his hero home with him — a set of trophy elk antlers.
Sat, 20 Aug, 2016
Thu, 28 Jul, 2016
Tue, 26 Jul, 2016
Six foreigners were among seven people gored in a hair-raising second running of the bulls at Pamplona's San Fermin festival.
Fri, 08 Jul, 2016
Do a Wikipedia search for ‘Joe Schmidt’ and you won’t be hit with a bio and pic of Ireland’s current rugby union coach, writes.
Fri, 25 Mar, 2016
Two and a half days isn’t nearly enough in the city they call the Big Easy, asdiscovered
Fri, 15 Jan, 2016
SWITZERLAND: Swiss army helicopters have crossed the Franco-Swiss border in an unexpected incursion — to help thirsty Swiss cows.
Tue, 28 Jul, 2015
One person was gored twice by a fighting bull and two people injured in the second bull-run of Pamplona’s San Fermin festival. Thousands of thrill-seekers ran alongside the bulls.
Thu, 09 Jul, 2015
Three people were gored and eight others injured as thousands dashed alongside fighting bulls through the streets of Pamplona on the first bull run of the San Fermin festival in northern Spain.
Tue, 07 Jul, 2015
American author Liza Klaussmann speaks toabout the toll the creative process can take on the imagination, particularly when writing fiction about factual characters
Sat, 02 May, 2015
MARY GAUTHIER has been described by The Wall Street Journal as “one of Americana music’s most admired artists — across the U.S. and...around the world.” The 53-year-old, Louisiana-born singer and songwriter will play five shows in Ireland in May.
Wed, 29 Apr, 2015
Wednesday night, upstairs, and my husband is resurrecting his Spiderman Scuttle - something to do with muscle flexion, I seem to remember - which involves scampering sideways, like a crab, back and forth across our bouncy floor-boards so that the bed shakes.
Sat, 06 Dec, 2014
I promise to enforce a statute of limitations on Web Summit references. It was only last week, though, so surely you’re not jaded with the coverage just yet. You’re not? Good.
Mon, 10 Nov, 2014
Lauren Bacall, the award-winning actress and Humphrey Bogart’s partner off and on screen, has died at 89.
Thu, 14 Aug, 2014
1. Lauren Bacall was a defining film star of the 40s with an incredible acting career spanning seven decades.
Wed, 13 Aug, 2014
Ger Lyons can continue his terrific campaign by saddling Brendan Brackan to land the Listed Platinum Stakes at Cork tonight.
Tue, 05 Aug, 2014
A fighting bull gored two Australians and a Spaniard, spreading panic in a hair-raising final running of the bulls at Spain’s San Fermin festival.
Tue, 15 Jul, 2014
An American who co-wrote a book called How to Survive the Running of the Bulls was badly gored in the morning bull run at Pamplona’s San Fermin festival.
Thu, 10 Jul, 2014
Thousands of revellers crammed into the main square and adjacent narrow streets of northern Pamplona today for the start of Spain’s famed San Fermin running of the bulls festival – a potent mix of adrenaline and alcohol-fuelled celebrations that span over a week.
Sun, 06 Jul, 2014
Mick Halford is charting a possible path to the Palmerstown House Estate Irish St Leger with his two smart stayers Certerach and Dabadiyan.
Wed, 02 Jul, 2014
Thistle Bird struck Group One gold at the age of six as she dispelled any stamina concerns with an emphatic victory in the Newbridge Silverware Pretty Polly Stakes at the Curragh yesterday.
Mon, 30 Jun, 2014
Leading Light, winner of the Queen’s Vase 12 months ago, heads the ante-post market for next Thursday’s Ascot Gold Cup after the latest declaration stage yesterday.
Sat, 14 Jun, 2014
Gone With The Wind author Margaret Mitchell has been crowned the queen of the literary put-down in a new poll.
Mon, 02 Jun, 2014
The Kill Room
Sat, 02 Nov, 2013
Al Kazeem has been given the go-ahead to run in the Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp on October 6.
Wed, 18 Sep, 2013
Dunaden and Green Moon, winners of the last two Emirates Melbourne Cups, head the weights for this year’s renewal at Flemington Park on November 5.
Tue, 17 Sep, 2013
Trainer-jockey Johnny Murtagh believes Royal Diamond is in even better form now than he was a year ago as the admirable stayer prepares to defend his crown in tomorrow's GAIN Irish St Leger at the Curragh.
Sat, 14 Sep, 2013
Sheikh Mohammed is facing fresh embarrassment following the seizure of 124 medical products, none of which have been approved for use on horses in Britain, at part of his Dalham Hall Stud operation in Newmarket.
Wed, 11 Sep, 2013
Aidan O’Brien is definitely the most self-deprecating trainer in the country and, when knocking himself, something he does quite often, most take it with the proverbial pinch of salt.
Sat, 31 Aug, 2013
Aidan O'Brien was thrilled to see exciting juvenile War Command put a shock reverse behind him with a stylish victory in the Galileo European Breeders Fund Futurity Stakes at the Curragh this afternoon.
Sat, 24 Aug, 2013
Abercrombie & Fitch plunged the most in more than 21 months after forecasting profit for the current quarter that was less than analysts estimated amid declining traffic at its stores.
Fri, 23 Aug, 2013
Ernest Hemingway and Royal Diamond will lock horns again in the Irish St.Leger next month following a titanic battle in last night’s Group 3 Ballytroan Stakes in Leopardstown which saw the Ballydoyle colt prevail, with Jim Bolger’s three-year-old filly Scintillula a close and creditable third.
Fri, 09 Aug, 2013
Jockey Joseph O’Brien is praying the rain stays away from Ascot to allow St Nicholas Abbey show his true brilliance in Saturday’s King George VI And Queen Elizabeth Stakes.
Tue, 23 Jul, 2013
Hillstar has, as expected, been supplemented for the King George VI And Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot on Saturday.
Mon, 22 Jul, 2013
An Australian woman was seriously injured during the final bull run of this year’s annual San Fermin festival in Spain.
Sun, 14 Jul, 2013
An American and two Spaniards were gored today during a danger-filled bull run at Spain’s San Fermin festival, with one loose bull causing panic in the packed streets of Pamplona.
Fri, 12 Jul, 2013
Several thousand thrill-seekers have tested their bravery by dashing alongside six fighting bulls through the streets of the northern Spanish city of Pamplona on the first day of the running of the bulls at the annual San Fermin festival.
Sun, 07 Jul, 2013