A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Rangers were brought crashing back down from their continental high as Hearts' Oliver Bozanic dumped Steven Gerrard's team out of the William Hill Scottish Cup.
Sat, 29 Feb, 2020
Wed, 26 Feb, 2020
It was heart breakingly sad to reflect on someone so vibrant and alive, to die so young, aged only 51, writes.
Thu, 13 Feb, 2020
Five days after arriving in Colombia, Fiona Barry and Keith Ward met a rescue pup called Gracie, who gave them paws for thought, says.
Thu, 16 Jan, 2020
It welcomes the opening today of a new sustainable café concept, Blue Bird Coffee Roasters.
Wed, 18 Dec, 2019
Next Friday, four constituencies vote on who might replace Dáil deputies elected to Europe.
Mon, 25 Nov, 2019
The three-week conference in the Vatican is working on how to develop the faith in the Amazon, and will discuss whether it is time to loosen the Church's tradition of celibacy.
Sun, 06 Oct, 2019
Ireland’s Alex Wright has finished down the field in 31st in the men’s 20k walk at the World Athletics Championships in Doha.
Sat, 05 Oct, 2019
The final hour is at hand for Ireland’s show jumpers to deliver their country out of the Olympic wilderness. Not since Athens 2004 has Ireland qualified a show jumping team for the Games, and tomorrow sees the Irish riders embark on their last chance to make Tokyo 2020.
Wed, 02 Oct, 2019
Irish company Fyffes has reassured over an outbreak of a banana fungus in major producer Ecuador that destroys the fruit, saying that the worldwide industry is coping in fighting back against the plant disease.
Thu, 22 Aug, 2019
It's not long-jumper Luvo Manyonga’s athletic ability that impresses most. No, it’s his journey, his story, which could have had a grim ending.
Wed, 14 Aug, 2019
Everything was going grand for Pamela Uba as Ladies Day at the Galway Races dawned.
Thu, 01 Aug, 2019
Airbnb host income and guest spending were estimated to be worth over €700m to the Irish economy in 2018 and globally exceeded €86 bn across 30 countries, according to data released by the company today.
Tue, 02 Jul, 2019
A record 71 million people have been displaced worldwide as a result of war, persecution and other violence, the UN refugee agency said.
Wed, 19 Jun, 2019
Declan Burke reviews Birds of Passage, The Hustle and John Wick: Parabellum
Fri, 17 May, 2019
The controversial Colombian mining company that routes billions of euro worth of business through Ireland has said it is "horrified" by death threats against a human rights activist who was in this country last month speaking out against the mine.
Wed, 15 May, 2019
The prioritisation of the car and poor land use have polluted and ghettoised our cities, but a sustainable approach can change all that, says
Fri, 03 May, 2019
Doris Salcedo rails against the violence of her native Colombia in her major exhibition at IMMA, writes
Thu, 02 May, 2019
It appeared to be a confrontation between humanitarianism and military force.
Tue, 30 Apr, 2019
Europol, the EU police agency, wants experts from the Criminal Assets Bureau to help set up a specialist unit to target the finances of crime bosses across Europe.
Thu, 25 Apr, 2019
Colombian Jakeline Romero is in Ireland to highlight the harm wrought by a 690 sq km mine, which distributes its coal through a Dublin-based firm, writes.
Tue, 09 Apr, 2019
Jakeline Romero remembers how, as a small child, she sensed the excitement of people in her community that a mining company was coming to the area.
Mon, 08 Apr, 2019
It’s time for the world to change its approach to drugs, with governments needing to legalise and regulate all illicit substances, say
Fri, 22 Mar, 2019
Three Ministers are focusing this St Patrick's Day on opening up new markets for Irish companies across three continents.
Sun, 17 Mar, 2019
A new book paints a picture of rampant homosexuality in the Catholic Church but builds castles on the sands of rumours and innuendo, writes
Thu, 07 Mar, 2019
Venezuela's vice president is visiting Russia, seeking stronger ties with Moscow amid mounting pressure from the United States.
Fri, 01 Mar, 2019
These shipments are rarely just about saving lives, writes
Tue, 19 Feb, 2019
The President has unveiled a plaque to mark the birthplace of a Cork man who is revered in Venezuela as a liberator, but who remains largely anonymous here.
Mon, 11 Feb, 2019
The Irish company that imports coal from a Colombian mine accused of human rights abuses has recorded revenues of €2.3bn.
Fri, 04 Jan, 2019
Ultimately, it may be Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman’s own words that come back to haunt him as he stands trial in the US accused of drug trafficking, write
Fri, 16 Nov, 2018
The proposal was always going to be crazy but what makes it insulting is its timing, writes
Thu, 15 Nov, 2018
Women, both running and voting in record numbers, will decide the American election. And the face of that pink wave is 29-year-old New Yorker Alexandria-Ocasio Cortez.
Tue, 06 Nov, 2018
Katie Taylor is never one to overlook an opponent but she knows an emphatic victory in Boston tonight will make a particularly big impact on one ringside observer.
Sat, 20 Oct, 2018
visited Ibiza to discuss a book he has written about the time he spent there between 1961 and 1965
Mon, 08 Oct, 2018
The show jumping team season comes to its conclusion this weekend when fifteen countries do battle in the annual FEI Nations Cup Final in Barcelona.
Wed, 03 Oct, 2018
Paper and packaging giant Smurfit Kappa Group (SKG) is eyeing acquisition opportunities in the Americas as it looks to grow further in the region.
Thu, 02 Aug, 2018
With the Government to be taken to court for its alleged failures on climate change, the law is now a frontline for campaigners, writes.
Mon, 30 Jul, 2018
As weekends go, this was as good as it gets for Irish athletics: Two medals, five athletes, and one bright future ahead.
Mon, 16 Jul, 2018
The group donned jerseys from Spain (red), Netherlands (orange), Brazil (yellow), Mexico (green), Argentina (blue) and Colombia (purple).
Tue, 10 Jul, 2018
The vagaries of the group stage format at a Fifa World Cup were laid bare in the final round of fixtures as England’s reserves laboured to a 1-0 defeat against Belgium, safe in the knowledge that finishing second in Group G probably opens up a better route to the final.
Fri, 29 Jun, 2018
Arsenal, Manchester City, and Chelsea are on high alert after Cristiano Ronaldo’s buyout clause at Real Madrid was reduced from €1bn to €120m.
Fri, 29 Jun, 2018
A day after being put under investigation by Fifa for complaining about the refereeing of their 2-1 World Cup loss to Switzerland and misbehaviour by fans, Serbia’s football association has filed an official complaint with the sport’s governing body alleging “biased officiating” by referee Feliz Brych.
Mon, 25 Jun, 2018
An Irish charity working to protect human rights defenders has recorded a dramatic rise in the murders of activists around the world.
Thu, 21 Jun, 2018