Shares in Irish-based building insulation specialist Kingspan fell as much as 6% on the back of its plans to slash workers’ salaries and scrap its shareholder dividend in a bid to maintain financial discipline as the fallout from the spread of the Covid-19 virus continues.
Thu, 19 Mar, 2020
An improbable career-best knock of 92 from nightwatchman Jack Leach underpinned England’s fightback against Ireland at Lord’s but the visitors remained in the hunt for one of Test cricket’s biggest upsets.
Fri, 26 Jul, 2019
A satisfying end to one of the most bizarre weeks ever for Tyrone GAA ended up with a controlled second-half performance, featuring five unanswered scores in a 13-minute period, which proved enough to get them the opening two points of the Super 8s series against Roscommon.
Mon, 15 Jul, 2019
Paul Keane in scoreboard Watching this epic qualifier tie unfold in Portlaoise, Clare sweating buckets and Meath literally spilling blood, we recalled how Colm Collins once described the Super 8s as a ‘cynical exercise in collecting more money’ by the GAA.
Mon, 08 Jul, 2019
The Department of Defence has not replaced the only psychiatrist working in the Defence Forces Medical Corps since he left the job earlier this year, leaving a void in treatment for soldiers and sailors who are suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).
Thu, 04 Oct, 2018
Thu, 05 Oct, 2017