Ireland is being asked to improve its record on women's rights in Government.
Tue, 07 Oct, 2014
Billy Bob Thornton is to play a villain in 'Out of the Furnace'.
Fri, 23 Mar, 2012
A court has heard how a woman who broke into a house armed with a baseball bat was arrested by two gardaí who were already inside the house investigating an earlier incident.
Mon, 23 Jan, 2012
Hotelier Jim Mansfield has been ordered by the Commercial Court to pay Bank of Scotland €214m.
Wed, 21 Dec, 2011
The Commercial Court is to rule today whether hotelier Jim Mansfield has to repay loans of €206m.
Wed, 21 Dec, 2011
Corrupt police officers face unprecedented jail terms if the extent of their alleged payment by the News of the World is proven, one of Britain’s top lawyers believes.
Thu, 07 Jul, 2011
Efforts to offload assets belonging to businessman Jim Mansfield are getting underway.
Thu, 21 Apr, 2011
NAMA has this evening appointed a receiver to assets owned by developer Jim Mansfield.
Wed, 20 Apr, 2011
An Apple executive whose responsibilities included iPhone hardware is leaving the company in the wake of antenna problems with the newest version of the smartphone.
Sun, 08 Aug, 2010
One of the country’s largest hotel complexes was tonight taken into receivership.
Tue, 06 Jul, 2010
Prosecutors were today urged to consider bringing charges against soldiers accused of lying to Mark Saville's inquiry into the Bloody Sunday killings.
Wed, 16 Jun, 2010
Ian Poulter has not yet thought about what he will say when he next sees Tiger Woods, but he would love it to be: “I’m number two now.”
Fri, 19 Feb, 2010
Some of the surveillance officers staking out Jean Charles de Menezes's home did not have a picture of the July 21 suspect they were hunting, it was claimed today.
Thu, 25 Sep, 2008
Oliver Wilson played only two games on his Ryder Cup debut at the weekend, but the event was still so emotional and so mentally draining that he has pulled out of this week’s Quinn Direct British Masters at The Belfry.
Tue, 23 Sep, 2008
England’s Ross Fisher continued to make it a week to remember when he began the European Open with a spectacular nine-under-par 63 at The London Club in Kent.
Thu, 03 Jul, 2008
Former Scottish Open winner Peter O’Malley secured a one-stroke lead at the end of the opening round of the BMW Asian Open after today carding a five-under-par 67 at the Shanghai Pudong Golf Club.
Thu, 24 Apr, 2008
The family of murdered Belfast solicitor Pat Finucane have engaged two leading British human rights lawyers in their battle for a full public inquiry into his killing.
Tue, 12 Feb, 2008
The death of Diana, Princess of Wales, might have been prevented had Mohamed al Fayed heeded pleas for more security, a key inquest witness suggested today.
Tue, 29 Jan, 2008
The Attorney General chose tonight not to step in to curtail a BBC discussion on whether the Diana inquest is a waste of time.
Wed, 16 Jan, 2008
The Diana, Princess of Wales' coroner tonight referred a planned debate on the case on the BBC’s 'Newsnight' programme to the UK's Attorney General.
Wed, 16 Jan, 2008
The controversial "Squidgygate" tapes were probably the work of the British intelligence listening station GCHQ which routinely bugged the conversations of Diana, Princess of Wales, her inquest heard.
Wed, 09 Jan, 2008
The man who drove Diana, Princess of Wales, and her lover Dodi Fayed on the journey on which they were killed knew he should not have been at the wheel, a court heard today.
Mon, 03 Dec, 2007
The coroner in the Diana, Princess of Wales, inquest today vowed to "leave no stone unturned" in his efforts to have the paparazzi who pursued her to the scene of her death give evidence.
Fri, 02 Nov, 2007
Lawyers for Mohamed al Fayed today launched a bid to involve the Queen in the Diana, Princess of Wales inquest.
Tue, 15 May, 2007
Mohamed al Fayed was challenged today to produce evidence to back up his claims that his son Dodi and Diana, Princess of Wales, died as the result of a plot involving the royal family.
Mon, 05 Mar, 2007
It has been revealed that a private Co Kildare airport has been facilitating foreign flights without any legal permission.
Wed, 21 Feb, 2007
Thomas Bjorn switched from criticising those who are not at Wentworth to trying to make his own presence felt when the BMW Championship began this morning.
Thu, 26 May, 2005
Royal Cork club mates Mark Mansfield and Killian brought their disappointing Athens campaign to an end today at the Agios Kosmas sailing centre, finishing 15th in the eleventh and final race.
Sat, 28 Aug, 2004
Ireland's Star class competitors, Mark Mansfield and Killian Collins endured another poor day on the Saronic gulf, as in shifting wind conditions, they pulled their keelboat to 17th and ninth in races 7 and 8, remaining last overall of a fleet of seventeen.
Wed, 25 Aug, 2004
Ireland’s sailors made little or no impact around the Saronic Gulf today, as Howth duo Tom Fitzpatrick and Fraser Brown remained 16th overall in the 49er fleet and Sydney veterans Mark Mansfield and Killian Collins tailed off again in the Star, finishing 15th to stay in last place.
Tue, 24 Aug, 2004
The fickle ways of the seasonal Meltemi winds failed to favour Royal Cork duo Mark Mansfield and Killian Collins this afternoon, as a 13th place finish in race 5 saw them down to last overall in the Star fleet.
Mon, 23 Aug, 2004
49er pairing Tom Fitzpatrick and Fraser Brown picked up a second place finish on a day of delays but improved conditions for Ireland’s sailors on the Saronic gulf.
Fri, 20 Aug, 2004
A senior British officer in charge of paratroopers on Bloody Sunday must have been aware that innocent civilians were being shot, it was claimed today.
Wed, 16 Jun, 2004
Construction begins today on the National Convention Centre in West Dublin, which is to be significantly larger than the Government's proposed National Conference Centre.
Mon, 17 Nov, 2003
A document compiled by the British army’s most senior officer detailing shots fired by soldiers on Bloody Sunday did not explain how 13 unarmed civilians were killed, the Saville Inquiry heard today.
Wed, 15 Oct, 2003
British scientist Peter Mansfield and American Paul C Lauterbur have won the 2003 Nobel Prize for medicine.
Mon, 06 Oct, 2003
A former army captain was today accused of participating in a conspiracy of lies and deceit to justify the events of Bloody Sunday.
Thu, 18 Sep, 2003
A document which has formed the basis of British army and government statements on the events of Bloody Sunday for more than 30 years is bogus, it was claimed today.
Tue, 17 Jun, 2003
The former British Prime Minister, Sir Edward Heath, has rejected suggestions he knew unarmed people could be killed on Bloody Sunday in Derry.
Tue, 28 Jan, 2003
Former British Prime Minister Edward Heath today insisted he was not responsible for the deaths of 13 civil rights protesters on Bloody Sunday nearly 31 years ago.
Mon, 27 Jan, 2003
An investigator with the Royal Military Police today denied having “watered down” statements from paratroopers who opened fired on Bloody Sunday.
Wed, 11 Dec, 2002
Barry George, the man jailed for life for the murder of TV presenter Jill Dando, will today find out if his appeal against conviction has succeeded.
Mon, 29 Jul, 2002
Barry George, the man serving life for the murder of TV presenter Jill Dando, will have to wait to see if he has succeeded in his courtroom bid for freedom following the end of his appeal today.
Tue, 16 Jul, 2002