Paddy Harte’s name may not be listed among the great of modern Ireland but he was undoubtedly one of the low-key, profoundly influential game changers who, almost under the radar, changed his country, and its relationship with Northern Ireland very much for the better.
Tue, 09 Jan, 2018
Hi-tech thieves in Co Donegal are using ‘key lock jammers’ to help them prey on Christmas shoppers. The gang is blocking motorists’ door-lock mechanisms while they are out shopping at busy centres.
Thu, 30 Nov, 2017
To use a metaphor rooted in one of the passions people on both sides of the Irish Sea share with an equal but competing zeal — the fence akin to the Grand National’s Becher’s Brook has been, in terms of the divorce negotiations between Britain and the European Union, navigated successfully at the first time of asking.
Mon, 05 Dec, 2016
Government cutbacks make it unlikely the Defence Forces and the gardaí could prevent an outbreak of foot- and-mouth, swine flu, or avian flu spreading from the North into the Republic, according to a former senior army officer.
Tue, 05 May, 2015