The voice that ends the season is unmistakable, even ordering a pot of tea.
Fri, 30 Aug, 2019
Cormac Canning from Duleek and brothers Mylo and Cormac Newton from Bellewstown were out walking the beach at Laytown last Friday evening when they spotted the mammal who was unable to get back into deep water.
Tue, 13 Aug, 2019
At 29 and closer to the end of his Dublin football career than the beginning, Dean Rock appears to have finally won over the doubters.
Fri, 05 Jul, 2019
Dr Padraig Carney, the star of Mayo’s All-Ireland winning football teams of 1950 and ‘51, died in California today, aged 91, after a short illness.
Sun, 09 Jun, 2019
The Sunday World has apologised at the High Court to two businessmen brothers under a settlement of their case alleging defamation by the publication.
Wed, 08 May, 2019
The first time 55-year-old American writer Bret Easton Ellis hit Ireland was in 1999.
Tue, 07 May, 2019
I have mighty good news for all of you this week.
Wed, 01 May, 2019
Fond tributes have been paid to the victims of a St Patrick's Day party crush as their school friends gathered for a day of funerals.
Fri, 22 Mar, 2019
Two men, one aged 52 and the second in his 40s, are still being questioned by police in the North after three teenagers died outside a St.Patrick's night disco in Co. Tyrone.
Wed, 20 Mar, 2019
Parents Ann-Marie and Paul Lafferty said Cormac, who died aged three months, surprised them constantly during his short life.
Wed, 28 Nov, 2018
Aspiration of milk was a factor in the death of a three-month-old baby who became ‘inconsolable’ following a feed.
Tue, 27 Nov, 2018
"I thought it would be a good thing to follow John Redmond’s words. I thought for my mother’s sake, her gentle soul, for the sake of my own children, I might go out and fight for to save Europe so that we might have the Home Rule in Ireland in the upshot. I came out to fight for a country that doesn’t exist, and now, Willie, mark my words, it never will.”
Sun, 02 Sep, 2018
Despite losing Austin Gleeson to injury, Mount Sion overcame fierce rivals Roanmore 2-12 to 1-14 at Walsh Park on Saturday night.
Mon, 02 Apr, 2018
Ten years on from Tyrone denying Kerry a third consecutive All-Ireland title, Mickey Harte has described Brian Dooher’s point in that year’s final as the “score of all time”.
Fri, 23 Mar, 2018
Give the oars a quick rattle in the oarlocks and settle onto the wooden seat before you undertake the 45-minute row from Ross Castle, Killarney, Co Kerry, to a stronghold of early Irish monasticism.
Fri, 16 Mar, 2018
Slaughtneil’s Karl McKaigue has bemoaned the lack of a black card in hurling following Saturday’s All-Ireland club semi-final defeat to Na Piarsaigh.
Tue, 13 Feb, 2018
The Policing Authority is legally prevented from finding out if a senior officer it is considering for promotion is implicated in a whistleblower investigation being conducted by Gsoc, writes Security Correspondent
Mon, 01 Jan, 2018
It was in the spring of 2014 that Dónal McAnallen first drafted his memories of the death of his brother Cormac was in the spring of 2014.
Sat, 16 Dec, 2017
The Department of Justice has received a hammering before, but few can recall a time when its own minister and the Taoiseach gave it such a public tongue-lashing, writes
Thu, 30 Nov, 2017
There are things that a book can do for you that defy adequate explanation. It is a something deeply personal, a connection made with the words that lingers long after the book is closed and laid down.
Fri, 13 Oct, 2017
Going abroad to solve Ireland’s policing problems is easier said than done, writes
Wed, 13 Sep, 2017
When heard that one of Ireland’s remotest GAA clubs had put together an account of its last 70 years, he set out to find Declan O’Sullivan - the man who wrote it.
Mon, 11 Sep, 2017
Gardaí have learned from the management of sex offenders that ‘they are very controlling and find different ways to offend’, writes
Thu, 03 Aug, 2017
THE PAC v O’Sullivan fight has gone the full 15 rounds. But at the end of it, the Garda Commissioner is still standing in the ring, writes.
Wed, 19 Jul, 2017
A young Irish astronomer is managing to keep his feet on the ground after learning he is to have an asteroid named after him.
Tue, 23 May, 2017
sat down to get to know Cormac Ó Caoimh before he releases his new album Shiny Silvery Things.
Thu, 04 May, 2017
Criminal gangs are showing their ‘flexibility’ by laundering their profits from criminal activity through the horse-racing industry and gyms, writes
Tue, 18 Apr, 2017
Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan seems to have bought herself a stay of execution but confidence is not so high that the force can police itself, writes.
Wed, 29 Mar, 2017
Technology at school isn’t about passively swiping at a screen, it’s about collaborating and sharing ideas, writes
Wed, 29 Mar, 2017
Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan is fighting for her survival, again, writes.
Sat, 25 Mar, 2017
The tribunal hasn’t even started hearing evidence yet but the McCabe letter puts the Commissioner on very shaky ground, writes
Fri, 10 Mar, 2017
The judge chairing the Disclosure Tribunal says that while its findings may not be to everyone’s taste, the truth is powerful and will be victorious, writes
Tue, 28 Feb, 2017
Danish photojournalist Daniel Rye endured beatings, torture, cramped spaces and hunger as a hostage of the Islamic State in Syria, topped off with the regular threat of beheading, writes
Sat, 25 Feb, 2017
While Ireland may remain generally safe for Muslims, the rhetoric of Donald Trump and a right wing attack on a Mosque in Quebec have increased apprehension among Ireland’s Muslim community, writes
Mon, 20 Feb, 2017
Whenattended an outing with Muskerry Vintage Car Club, he was struck by the number of members driving classic Fords.
Thu, 26 Jan, 2017
Two Aer Lingus workers and a Chinese national have been remanded in custody, charged with human trafficking at Dublin Airport.
Wed, 25 Jan, 2017
Wed, 25 Jan, 2017
Two Aer Lingus workers and a Chinese national have been remanded in custody after being charged in connection with organised human trafficking at Dublin Airport.
Tue, 24 Jan, 2017
Tue, 27 Dec, 2016
Tue, 06 Dec, 2016
Where domestic violence is happening there is a huge risk of irreparable damage to children, writes
Tue, 06 Dec, 2016