A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Six police officers have been injured, including four taken to hospital, during clashes that followed a protest in London over the death of a man after a traffic stop.
Mon, 26 Jun, 2017
A couple who staged a "cynical charade" on a bus to cover up their baby's torture and death at home have been jailed for 11 years.
Thu, 18 May, 2017
Tottenham beware: a new ground means new gripes, writes .
Fri, 05 May, 2017
A mother of six was fined €100 at Limerick Circuit Court after she admitted marrying a man while still married to her first husband,
Thu, 08 Dec, 2016
A nurse travelling back from Ebola-stricken Sierra Leone concealed the fact that Pauline Cafferkey had a raised temperature indicating she was infected with the deadly virus, a tribunal in England has found.
Wed, 23 Nov, 2016
A nurse who helped fight Ebola faces being struck off after being accused of recording an inaccurate temperature on an airport screening form for a medic who had contracted the virus.
Mon, 14 Nov, 2016
Fri, 12 Aug, 2016
There have been warnings that so-called "Islamic State" may be targeting people with mental health problems to inspire them to carry out violent attacks.
Thu, 04 Aug, 2016
Tue, 02 Aug, 2016
A have-a-go hero has insisted he could have done more to stop a Tube attack by an Islamic State-inspired knifeman, who will be sentenced today.
Wed, 27 Jul, 2016
Sat, 21 May, 2016
It is not often you see grown men cry, particularly the sort of shaven-headed burly blokes with tattooed knuckles that tend to follow West Ham, but there are plenty of tears being shed as the Hammers leave Upton Park after 112 years.
Wed, 11 May, 2016
Grand National-winning jockey Jason Maguire has announced his retirement from the saddle.
Fri, 06 May, 2016
With Saturday’s encounter being our last ever London derby at the Boleyn, there was absolutely no way I was going to do the sensible thing and stop indoors to watch the game on the box, despite having been struck down by a debilitating lurgy last week.
Mon, 11 Apr, 2016
Twelve months ago, Ireland were heading to Cardiff in search of the win that would keep their Grand Slam ambitions on track, only to go down narrowly in a thrilling, high-octane encounter with Wales. The game was lost but the RBS 6 Nations title would be won a week later.
Sat, 12 Mar, 2016
Cheltenham clerk of the course Simon Claisse expects the ground to dry out slightly ahead of the start of the four-day Festival on Tuesday.
Fri, 11 Mar, 2016
Tue, 05 Jan, 2016
Craig Fulton believes Ireland’s qualification for the 2016 Olympics in Rio “will change the sport forever” here.
Mon, 26 Oct, 2015
More than 100 cinemas in the UK and Ireland will be screening the upcoming special episode of Sherlock: The Abominable Bride, on January 1st, 2016.
Sun, 25 Oct, 2015
Phew… that was the general consensus at the end of a too-close for comfort match which put Ireland in the quarter-final of the Rugby World Cup once more.
Mon, 05 Oct, 2015
A devoted Ukip supporter who had a picture of Nigel Farage tattooed on her arm has met her “hero”.
Sat, 26 Sep, 2015
Irish fans hardly need a map for the English and Welsh capitals but taste buds will be tickled by the prospect of first visits to Wembley and the Olympic Stadium
Sun, 13 Sep, 2015
Three races for punters to concentrate on at Kilbeggan this evening, where the nap goes to Croghill Tuppence in the Kilbeggan Patrons Club Handicap Chase, over three miles and a furlong.
Fri, 04 Sep, 2015
Jonjo O’Neill feels Shutthefrontdoor has the right credentials to give AP McCoy an unforgettable final ride in the Crabbie’s Grand National at Aintree on Saturday week.
Thu, 02 Apr, 2015
Grand National-winning jockey Jason Maguire will miss this year’s renewal of the world’s greatest steeplechase as he sits out the rest of the campaign to recover from injury.
Tue, 31 Mar, 2015
reviews Blood Beneath the Skin by Andrew Wilson, a new book on the life of fashion’s enfant terrible, Alexander, ‘Lee’ McQueen, whose personal life was marred by drugs and depression.
Sat, 28 Feb, 2015
Sire De Grugy attempts to get his season firmly back on track in the Rifles Handicap Chase Supporting Care for Casualties at Chepstow today.
Sat, 21 Feb, 2015
For one glorious summer, London’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park felt like the centre of the world.
Sat, 25 Oct, 2014
West Ham vice-chairman Karren Brady has suggested Tottenham would be refused access to the Olympic Stadium if their London rivals sought a move to the Hammers’ new home.
Tue, 23 Sep, 2014
A lovestruck graphic designer tried to kill her magistrate mother by lacing her Diet Coke with lethal poison in a murder plot inspired by TV series Breaking Bad, a court in England has heard.
Mon, 22 Sep, 2014
Tottenham have denied they are in discussions regarding a reported £1bn takeover, but it remains unclear where the club will call home for the 2017/18 season.
Thu, 11 Sep, 2014
Pop singer Justin Bieber faces new charges after being arrested for dangerous driving and assault following a collision between a minivan and a quad bike that led to a physical altercation.
Wed, 03 Sep, 2014
Justin Bieber faces new charges after being arrested for dangerous driving and assault following a collision between a minivan and a quad bike that led to a physical altercation.
Tue, 02 Sep, 2014
West Ham will sport a newly-designed crest when they move to the Olympic Stadium from the start of the 2016-17 season.
Thu, 17 Jul, 2014
As the first woman in 22 years took part in Formula 1 this morning we ask if female participation in traditionally male-dominated sports is becoming less of a story.
Fri, 04 Jul, 2014
BRAZIL: The animal oracle predictions for the World Cup are well under way, with host nation Brazil getting a vote of confidence from its chosen turtle tipster.
Thu, 12 Jun, 2014
WILLIAM Shakespeare was born four and a half centuries ago this year; he was baptised on April 26, 1564.
Mon, 19 May, 2014
Those who love flat racing, and there are plenty of us, can only pray that Kingman and Australia take each other on in the English 2000 Guineas at Newmarket on Saturday, May 3.
Sat, 19 Apr, 2014
To be, or not to be theatrical, that was the question for President Michael D Higgins as he took to the stage of the Royal Shakespeare Company.
Sat, 12 Apr, 2014
The Queen will bid farewell to the President Michael D Higgins today, drawing to a close an historic four-day state visit to the UK.
Fri, 11 Apr, 2014
Brian Moore was co-commentator for the BBC at the Stade de France last Saturday as Ireland and France pounded into each other for 80 of the most intense minutes of sport you could ever watch through your fingers and he was prompted to remark at one point on the copious quantities of claret oozing from the heads and faces of the players involved.
Fri, 21 Mar, 2014
Brendan Behan died 50 years ago today.remembers his flawed brilliance
Thu, 20 Mar, 2014
Jason Maguire is set to be moved to a hospital closer to his Gloucester home as he continues to recover from a nasty fall at Stratford last Monday.
Wed, 19 Mar, 2014