A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
The official schedule of memorial services for former President George H.W. Bush, who died on Friday at the age of 94, has been released.
Sun, 02 Dec, 2018
Cycling deaths hit a record high last year, and with more people than ever saddling up, the need for proper safety training has never been greater, writes
Tue, 07 Aug, 2018
In a charity shop, I stumble across a copy of Barbara Cartland’s 1962 socio-cultural masterpiece, Etiquette Handbook: A Guide To Good Behaviour From The Boudoir To The Boardroom.
Mon, 16 Apr, 2018
Skinks catching the sun might be mistaken for dribbles of gold escaped from a smelter. Glossy black skins peppered with gold spots, they are strange creatures, neither lizard nor snake, somewhere in between.
Mon, 02 Apr, 2018
Did you ever realise you had been mispronouncing a word all your life? Did that realisation happen on national television?
Tue, 27 Mar, 2018
La Gomera offers a uniquely different ‘vibe’ from other Canary islands in one important respect. Apart from its unique cloud forests, unspoiled beaches, walking paths and absence of glitzy resorts, a distinctive laid back feeling abides, writes
Mon, 26 Feb, 2018
The family of a woman and her two nieces killed in a house fire in Co Kildare in 1987 say it took away their life's dreams.
Mon, 20 Nov, 2017
looks at the work of fashion designer turned interior designer Barbara Hulanicki.
Sat, 21 Oct, 2017
The family of a Galway women who disappeared 32 years ago has appealed for people with information to come forward.
Wed, 18 Oct, 2017
Thirty years to the day since she lost her two children and her sister in a fire, Elizabeth Byrne is faced with new evidence showing they were murdered.
Thu, 21 Sep, 2017
Gardaí have made a major breakthrough in three cold case deaths in Co Kildare.
Wed, 20 Sep, 2017
Former US presidential candidate Senator John McCain has promised to beat the brain cancer he has been diagnosed with after having a blood clot removed.
Thu, 20 Jul, 2017
A woman with profound physical and mental disabilities living in a damp council house unsuitable to her needs has lost her High Court case aimed at being rehoused in more appropriate accommodation.
Sat, 06 May, 2017
Fri, 03 Feb, 2017
Massive crowds of supporters and opponents of Donald Trump are gathering in Washington as the world prepares for an extraordinary inauguration ceremony.
Fri, 20 Jan, 2017
A Clare man who was taken to University Hospital Limerick after a fall would not have died had he been properly treated and kept in, a court heard.
Tue, 06 Dec, 2016
The world of wine is a large place and columns like this I hope help distil it down to a manageable size.
Sat, 08 Oct, 2016
US presidents vary between authoritarian figures and nappy changers, writes
Mon, 15 Aug, 2016
Lismore is gearing up for its seventh opera festival, with the hotly tipped Rachel Croash starring in a production of Così Fan Tutte, writes
Fri, 27 May, 2016
George Martin has been described as "visionary" and "a musical genius" as tributes flooded in following his death at 90.
Wed, 09 Mar, 2016
Sat, 05 Mar, 2016
Mon, 18 Jan, 2016
Has your career gone off track? Have you resolved to go up a gear in the workplace in 2016? Business coach, Barbara Nugent tellshow tapping into your emotional intelligence pays off handsomely in the workplace.
Mon, 04 Jan, 2016
Comedian Billy Connolly has revealed how his battle with Parkinson’s disease has pushed him to pen a series of letters to his grandchildren.
Mon, 02 Nov, 2015
The outside political group supporting Jeb Bush’s bid for president with tens of millions of dollars in television advertising is considering placing organising staff in Iowa and New Hampshire, a move that would follow the decision of his formal campaign to refocus its efforts on the two early-voting states.
Tue, 27 Oct, 2015
Thu, 08 Oct, 2015
Rugby dreams for Conor Murray began on a Derrynane beach, a summer cocktail of soccer, Gaelic football, tennis and on Saturday mornings, a platoon of kids spilling onto the sand to play tip rugby after watching the Tri-Nations, writes
Mon, 14 Sep, 2015
The wine industry in Ireland used to be a bit of a boys’ club but times have changed.
Sat, 15 Aug, 2015
It’s easy to write off a player like Graeme McDowell following his stuttering start to 2015.
Tue, 30 Jun, 2015
delves into the rich history which visitors can enjoy at next week’s Dromana 800 celebrations.
Sat, 27 Jun, 2015
In fairness if you have Jonathan Banks in your game (that's Mike from Breaking Bad) you better bloody well use his voice as much as possible.
Wed, 24 Jun, 2015
Eric Clapton has paid tribute to legendary blues musician BB King, who has died aged 89.
Sat, 16 May, 2015
Eighteen-time major champion Jack Nicklaus has built quite an athletic legacy for his descendants to follow, and now his grandson Nick O’Leary will have his chance to thrive in the world of professional sports, specifically the National Football League.
Tue, 05 May, 2015
Finding a house that is suitable for the complex health needs of her daughter, born severely premature, has been a constant struggle for Barbara Mulhare. She talks toabout her 26-year struggle to find them a home
Tue, 03 Mar, 2015
was 10 when her mother dragged her to Jesus Christ Superstar. It was a show that started a hilarious musical journey for the duo. Forty years later, they returned with Barbara’s teenage daughters
Tue, 10 Feb, 2015
A woman found dead by sheriffs as they repossessed her home had overdosed on painkillers, an inquest heard.
Wed, 07 Jan, 2015
The Irish government lavished Zimbabwean premier Robert Mugabe with gifts during his visit to Dublin in 1983, newly declassified files reveal.
Mon, 29 Dec, 2014
Esther N McCarthy relives her youth with a weekend in the Delphi Adventure Resort centre, this time with the family in tow.
Sat, 15 Nov, 2014