A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
When they woke 75 years ago this morning, the people of Dresden were faced by “the opened gates of hell”.
Thu, 13 Feb, 2020
More than 6,700 data breaches were reported to the Data Protection Commission in 2019, the second highest level per head of population in Europe.
Mon, 20 Jan, 2020
WHEN I think about the kind of child I was, I would say that I was the exact same kind of person that I am as an adult. I have always been fascinated by things that I don’t quite yet understand. I recognise that I hardly understand anything and that most of the world is and always has been so beautifully complex to me.
Sun, 19 Jan, 2020
Ireland’s tax system is the best in Europe and the fourth-best in the world in terms of the ease in dealing with local tax authorities, according to a global survey by accountants PwC.
Tue, 07 Jan, 2020
At last month’s Paris Peace Forum, eight norms were outlined to attempt to safeguard online activity against attacks by state and non-state actors, writes
Fri, 06 Dec, 2019
The Republic of Ireland will head to Scotland for their Elite Round qualifiers to the 2020 European Under-17 Championship.
Tue, 03 Dec, 2019
Six months ago, I had my stomach amputated.
Sun, 17 Nov, 2019
The venue allocation to stage the 2022 world championships in equestrian sport will be announced this coming Saturday during the 2019 FEI General Assembly which is being held in Moscow.
Wed, 13 Nov, 2019
Stripe, the €19.8bn-valued online payments company founded by Limerick brothers Patrick and John Collison, is set to expand into eight European countries, primarily on the eastern side of the continent.
Tue, 10 Sep, 2019
Karsten Warholm has smashed the European 400m hurdles record again, recording the second-fastest time ever as Thomas Barr finished sixth in the Diamond League Final at the Weltklasse Zurich meeting.
Thu, 29 Aug, 2019
Europe experienced a truly miraculous few months 30 years ago. At a precipice, blood could have flowed. The floodgates of change opened instead, writes
Wed, 21 Aug, 2019
Ariel Sanecki is resort mixologist at Adare Manor
Sun, 11 Aug, 2019
Getting irreversible weight-loss surgery has dramatically improvedquality of life.
Fri, 09 Aug, 2019
Neil Lennon hopes Celtic have fended off Arsenal’s interest in Kieran Tierney — and warned they are ready to fight off the rest of the defender’s suitors.
Wed, 24 Jul, 2019
Dundalk will face a trip to Albania or Azerbaijan in the second qualifying round of the Champions League, should they defeat Riga FC.
Wed, 19 Jun, 2019
Distance in today’s world erects no barriers to the spread of contagion, which is why Agriculture Minister Michael Creed and the president of the Irish Farmers’ Association have issued warnings about the westward path of African swine fever, an infection that threatens no harm to humans but which kills pigs and wild boar.
Fri, 07 Jun, 2019
Sometime in the next couple weeks, either the Toronto Raptors or Golden State Warriors will proclaim themselves to be world champions.
Thu, 30 May, 2019
The new national cybersecurity body that will be led out of Cork has been launched with a warning that cybercrime is expected to be worth almost €5 trillion in two years.
Mon, 20 May, 2019
The Irish authorities had the lowest rate of refusal to applications from asylum seekers of any of the EU’s 28 member states last year.
Sat, 27 Apr, 2019
83% of adults perceive their health as good or very good, according to data released by Eurostat today.
Fri, 05 Apr, 2019
Ireland is among the European countries who have taken in the fewest number of asylum seekers in recent years, according to a new report.
Mon, 11 Feb, 2019
Danske Bank has again apologised over its failure to monitor around €200bn in suspicious transactions that went through its Estonia branch over many years, as the lender posted a sharply lower net profit of 15bn Danish krone (€2bn) for 2018, in what it described as a “challenging year”.
Fri, 01 Feb, 2019
An international criminal investigation into Danske Bank has led to the first group of bankers being apprehended, and prosecutors say more will probably follow.
Thu, 20 Dec, 2018
At the end of an atrocious year for the Irish football team, results will be off the agenda for a couple of hours at least when Dublin hosts the Euro 2020 draw tomorrow.
Sat, 01 Dec, 2018
Does the EU’s Joint Research Centre science and knowledge service know something we don’t, when they predict livestock farming will decline by 2030 in Ireland, the Netherlands, the UK, Austria, Latvia, Estonia, Sweden and Finland, while expanding in Poland, the Czech Republic and Slovakia?
Thu, 29 Nov, 2018
Audrey's been sorting out Cork people for ages.
Fri, 02 Nov, 2018
Withdrawal from 1987 pact with Russia would see a new generation of lethal weapons developed and deployed in Europe, says
Wed, 24 Oct, 2018
It is a pity that Pope Francis' radical message is drowned out by repeating ad nauseam the mantra, “clerical sex abuse”, suggests
Thu, 30 Aug, 2018
It’s a long hard summer for pig farmers.
Thu, 09 Aug, 2018
Ryanair needs a leader who can communicate to people what the airline can do for them, not just what it can’t, writes
Thu, 19 Jul, 2018
On what was a test exercise for his forthcoming outing in the World Rally Championship (Rally Finland) Waterford’s Craig Breen (Citroen C3 WRC) and co-driver Scott Martin finished third in Rally Estonia.
Mon, 16 Jul, 2018
It's advantage Dundalk after the first leg of their Europa League First Round Qualifier.
Thu, 12 Jul, 2018
The Skerries 100 road race went ahead today following the death of a motorcyclist during practice yesterday.
Sun, 08 Jul, 2018
There will be no marquee meeting with Celtic for Cork City in the first round of the Champions League but Ireland’s title-holders will still face tough opposition when the pairings are finalised at the draw in Switzerland this morning.
Tue, 19 Jun, 2018
Ireland have qualified for the Eurovision final for the first time since 2013.
Tue, 08 May, 2018
Singertakes Pet O’Connell on a musical journey from the ballads of Ballinagree to hosting this week’s Cork Fleadh Cheoil in Macroom.
Mon, 07 May, 2018
The owners of Rocinante, a 17m long ketch, asking price €50,000, are a rum crew, with a story behind them, writes.
Mon, 09 Apr, 2018
Ireland is one of the few countries in Europe where the performance of teachers is not assessed, according to a new report.
Fri, 23 Feb, 2018
More than 300 stadiums, statues, museums and towers worldwide are set to go green to celebrate St Patrick’s Day next month.
Wed, 14 Feb, 2018
The Republic of Ireland will face a rerun of their World Cup qualifying campaign in the inaugural UEFA Nations League.
Wed, 24 Jan, 2018
The European Court of Justice has opened a hearing on the recognition of same-sex marriages in European Union countries where they are not legal.
Tue, 21 Nov, 2017
Ryanair rival budget airline Wizz Air, which has withstood the pressures in the aviation sector better than many of its rivals, said it would offer new routes from London’s Luton airport to Cyprus, Slovakia, Estonia, Ukraine and Albania.
Tue, 21 Nov, 2017
Fri, 27 Oct, 2017