A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Second half goals from Aaron McEneff and Aaron Greene put a hard working Derry City to the sword at the Brandywell as Rovers consolidated second spot in the Premier Division table.
Sat, 17 Aug, 2019
A Leaving Cert student who punched and kicked a fellow pupil in the face in a school corridor, knocking him briefly unconscious, has received a fully suspended sentence.
Wed, 24 Jul, 2019
An architect has been fined €2,500 for breaching health and safety laws in connection with a fatal workplace accident during renovations at his south Dublin home.
Wed, 19 Jun, 2019
Brexit is creating uncertainty for the food industry across the border, but it’s well worth a visit writes
Sat, 11 May, 2019
Shane Duggan’s 93rd-minute penalty rescued a point for Waterford at RSC yesterday.
Tue, 23 Apr, 2019
Aaron Greene sent Shamrock Rovers returning to Dublin on a high last night, the lone striker having silenced a Brandywell crowd of 3,500 with the game’s only goal.
Sat, 20 Apr, 2019
Derry City moved into fourth spot in the table with a deserved victory over Sligo.
Fri, 29 Mar, 2019
John O’Shea believes Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s own experience as a Manchester United ‘super-sub’ is one of the main reasons he has been able to get so much out of the current squad at Old Trafford.
Tue, 05 Mar, 2019
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Fri, 08 Feb, 2019
England’s Rugby Football League says it is looking into the circumstances which left Irish international Will Hope waiting in agony for three hours for an ambulance that never arrived.
Wed, 06 Feb, 2019
It was a performance riddled with mistakes, so many of them elementary, but the side's reaction to adversity in the second-half, when coming from 13-0 down to claim the lead and hold out in the face of considerable pressure, was impressive.
Sat, 19 Jan, 2019
For something widely described as the worst-kept secret in golf, Pádraig Harrington’s eventual unveiling as Europe’s next Ryder Cup captain surprised us in just how pleasant and important a reminder it was of what a special golf nation this is, and what a special sportsperson Harrington is.
Wed, 09 Jan, 2019
Cork City are back within a point of Premier Division leaders Dundalk after they recorded their biggest league win of the season.
Mon, 23 Jul, 2018
Cork City will continue to look over their shoulders as Dundalk produced another demolition of Derry City at the Brandywell, the Lilywhites rarely moving into top gear to remain one point adrift at the business end of the Premier Division.
Sat, 16 Jun, 2018
The Queen of Crime, the champion of Other Voices, and the driving force behind Cork’s Penny Dinners were just some of the leading lights honoured by UCC yesterday.
Sat, 09 Jun, 2018
A volunteer who is the powerhouse behind Cork’s Penny Dinners first developed the helping gene when she realised that when her father went “missing” on Christmas morning he was actually out feeding the city’s elderly.
Thu, 07 Jun, 2018
Derry City might be long shots for a title challenge but they showed they are up to the task after battling back twice to claim a share of the spoils with Dundalk FC at Oriel Park last night.
Sat, 21 Apr, 2018
Blustery conditions at the Brandywell threatened to spoil this game as a spectacle, but Derry’s determination stood them in good stead to record their sixth win on the spin.
Tue, 17 Apr, 2018
The absence of Stanley Aborah and Bastien Hery didn’t help Waterford United’s cause at the Brandywell, as Derry City extended their unbeaten run at the Brandywell.
Sat, 14 Apr, 2018
Irish Water has been fined €6,000 for delays in carrying out vitally needed work to improve drinking water and reduce levels of an environmental pollutant linked to cancer.
Wed, 04 Apr, 2018
Super-sub Conor Madden’s 75th-minute winner broke Tipp hearts and sent spirited Cavan back into the league’s top flight.
Mon, 26 Mar, 2018
After the 2015 World Cup, the Racing 92 coaching ticket was invited to meet the ex-England head coach Stuart Lancaster in Paris, writes
Fri, 23 Mar, 2018
Kevin McStay hailed his side’s never-say-die attitude as a late rally, inspired by Ciaráin Murtagh, yielded a precious win against previously unbeaten Cavan.
Mon, 19 Mar, 2018
Jonny May insists England “owe the country” when they face Ireland having ceded the NatWest 6 Nations title to their rivals.
Mon, 12 Mar, 2018
Cavan maintained their grip on top spot in Division 2 of the Allianz Football League with a deserved three-point win away to Cork, writes.
Sun, 25 Feb, 2018
Cavan are sitting pretty on the summit of Division Two of the Allianz Football League thanks to a jet-propelled first-half display at Kingspan Breffni yesterday..
Mon, 19 Feb, 2018
Mon, 12 Feb, 2018
England’s quest for an unprecedented hat-trick of Six Nations titles was launched by a 46-15 victory over Italy that produced a late flurry of tries.
Mon, 05 Feb, 2018
: One person has died and another was seriously injured after a chartered train carrying Republican members of Congress to a retreat struck a refuse truck in Virginia, the White House has confirmed.
Wed, 31 Jan, 2018
Mon, 22 Jan, 2018
looks at what the weekend’s European rugby action has thought us.
Mon, 22 Jan, 2018
The number of claims against the State by members of the Defence Forces who suffered side effects from a malaria medication is to rise following a substantial payout to a Corkman whose career and health were ruined by the drug, writes
Mon, 01 Jan, 2018
Munster’s visit to Welford Road was always going to prove the most challenging of the reverse fixtures against a clearly hurting trio of Aviva Premiership clubs after their Champions Cup whitewash by the Irish provinces last weekend, writes
Mon, 18 Dec, 2017
As a child, Gregory Porter took solace in the velvet voice of Nat King Cole. He’s now paying tribute to his idol, writes
Tue, 14 Nov, 2017
A Cork soldier who was given the anti-malarial drug, Lariam, for an overseas tour of duty in Chad, has sued the State in the High Court.
Sat, 04 Nov, 2017
Dundalk displayed their desire to regain the FAI Cup by hitting Derry City for four at Oriel Park last night.
Mon, 14 Aug, 2017
IF CJ Stander, Iain Henderson and Dan Cole had any hope of staking their claims to a place in Warren Gatland’s matchday squad for Saturday’s second Test against the All Blacks, it surely waned as the clock ticked past 75 minutes and they were still on the pitch, running themselves into the ground for the British & Irish Lions.
Wed, 28 Jun, 2017
The British & Irish Lions will have to smarten up at scrum time and focus on painting better pictures for referees following the frustrations in defeat to the Highlanders.
Wed, 14 Jun, 2017
Tue, 02 May, 2017
A blogger from Singapore who was jailed for online posts criticising his government has been granted asylum to remain in the United States, an immigration judge ruled.
Sat, 25 Mar, 2017