Hurricane Maria has intensified into a "potentially catastrophic" category five storm as it continues on a collision course with Caribbean islands already battered by Irma.
Tue, 19 Sep, 2017
British overseas territories in the Caribbean face being lashed by another major hurricane as they attempt to recover from the deadly devastation unleashed by Irma.
Mon, 18 Sep, 2017
A tropical storm has formed in the Atlantic and is expected to strengthen, prompting hurricane watches for some of the Caribbean islands devastated by Hurricane Irma.
Sun, 17 Sep, 2017
The Turks and Caicos Islands have been "pummelled" overnight by Hurricane Irma as winds of up to 175mph left death and destruction in the Atlantic.
Fri, 08 Sep, 2017
Sat, 11 Mar, 2017
Sean Scully is the subject of the most significant exhibition in Cork for many years. Not surprisingly, he’s dismissive about the recent controversy about his work on RTÉ’s Liveline, writes Alan O’Riordan.
Mon, 22 Jun, 2015
POLICE: INTRUDER CAUGHT COOKING CORN IN HOME
Sat, 13 Sep, 2014
Isabel Conway experiences a break with a difference — Spain’s luxury state-run Parador hotels.
Sun, 04 May, 2014
Separated by thousands of miles, but not by a common language. History was made yesterday when a gaelscoil hooked up for the first time on Skype with a primary school in the Caribbean, and they both conversed as Gaeilge.
Thu, 13 Mar, 2014
ENGLAND: Sizzling summer temperatures have not stopped the opening of a Christmas shop.
Sat, 20 Jul, 2013
A priest from Co Cork helped has lead the St Patrick’s Day celebrations on a tiny Caribbean island — the only country in the world apart from Ireland that marks the event with a public holiday.
Mon, 18 Mar, 2013
You may be aware that St Patrick's Day is coming up, so we have a few suggestions for what to do on the day itself.
Fri, 15 Mar, 2013
He’s one of the best-known patron saints in the world.
Wed, 27 Feb, 2013
Tropical Storm Rafael has lashed the eastern Caribbean with heavy rains which are expected to unleash floods on islands around the region.
Sun, 14 Oct, 2012
A potential hurricane is posing a threat to next week’s Republican National Convention in Florida, which culminates in the nomination of Mitt Romney for presidential candidate.
Wed, 22 Aug, 2012
Archimedes had his famous eureka moment while sitting in the bath. Paul Watson — like many of us — had his while sitting on his couch.
Fri, 23 Mar, 2012
THE Republic of Ireland are back in FIFA’s top 30 rankings — but Euro group opponents Armenia are in hot pursuit.
Thu, 22 Sep, 2011
Flooding from the remnants of Tropical Storm Lee is being blamed for two deaths in Pennsylvania and numerous water rescues and road closures around a soggy north-eastern United States.
Thu, 08 Sep, 2011
AN impromptu performance from a Caribbean island choir impressed rail commuters in Cork who were probably totally unaware of their Irish roots.
Tue, 23 Aug, 2011
FIFA have given all 25 Caribbean associations 48 hours to provide statements about the events at the meeting in Trinidad which led to Mohamed Bin Hammam being banned for life for bribery.
Tue, 26 Jul, 2011
Premier League player Titus Bramble "strenuously denies any wrongdoing" after being arrested on suspicion of rape, Sunderland chairman Niall Quinn said.
Thu, 23 Sep, 2010
SUNDERLAND chairman Niall Quinn has pledged the club’s full support to Titus Bramble after the defender was arrested on suspicion of rape yesterday.
Hurricane warnings went out across a large part of the Caribbean today as a major storm grew in force.
Mon, 30 Aug, 2010
THE crowd is happy, the music is swirling, and two men jump up, pints of Guinness in hand, for a quick jig.
Wed, 18 Mar, 2009
The Republic of Ireland have slipped one place in the latest FIFA world rankings to 36th place.
Wed, 13 Feb, 2008
Hurricane Dean is heading towards Caribbean islands today with 100mph winds.
Fri, 17 Aug, 2007
One of the last funerals for a firefighter killed in the September 11, 2001 attacks was held today for a Montserrat native who had followed his father into the fire department.
Sat, 11 Jun, 2005
AWARD-winning author, broadcaster and humorist Pete McCarthy, whose travel book McCarthy’s Bar was an international bestseller, has died in England.
Sat, 09 Oct, 2004
2006 World Cup qualifiers draw:
Fri, 05 Dec, 2003
MANY flights were cancelled yesterday as a volcano on Montserrat plunged surrounding islands in the Caribbean into a gritty haze.
Tue, 15 Jul, 2003
The tiny territory of Montserrat has warned that a busy hurricane season could spark a disaster by toppling a volcano’s dome and unleashing a torrent of ash and lava on nearby communities.
Sun, 06 Jul, 2003
THE IDEA began at a Dutch TV planning meeting. What about a game between the two worst nations in football on the same day as the World Cup final? And so it came to pass. Simon Lewis reports
Wed, 10 Jul, 2002
A volcanic eruption on the Caribbean island of Montserrat spewed clouds of ash as far away as Puerto Rico, causing airlines to cancel flights to and from the US territory.
Mon, 30 Jul, 2001
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