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A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
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It almost isn’t fair.
Wed, 13 Nov, 2019
Kerry star David Clifford has the potential "to be the best player", a former Kingdom star has claimed.
Sat, 09 Nov, 2019
Situated in the townland of Michellsfort, about 2km south of the village of Watergrasshill, the farmland is in two divisions which are easily accessed and managed.
Thu, 17 Oct, 2019
There is method behind Liam Cahill’s madness in dropping Noel Connors and Maurice Shanahan, according to former Waterford star Jim Greene.
Wed, 16 Oct, 2019
The four-time All-Star was one of the players called by Cahill this past weekend where he informed the Tipperary native that 2019 was his final season in the Déise jersey.
Tue, 15 Oct, 2019
A frail 82-year-old woman Bridget McDermott balanced her walking stick in her hand with the heavy wooden frame bearing the photographs of the three children she lost in the Stardust fire.
Thu, 26 Sep, 2019
A book lent to me before the 80th anniversary of the start of WWII on September 1 was Dark Times, Decent Men: Stories of Irishmen in World War II. They from the North and South of Ireland and were in the British army, navy and the RAF and armies and merchant navies of the USA, Canada, Australia etc.
Mon, 09 Sep, 2019
All-Ireland winner Bryan Sheehan on learning the art of free-taking from Maurice Fitzgerald and why Kerry football is in a good place, despite the exodus of its All-Ireland winning stars.
Sat, 31 Aug, 2019
Ahead of a two-part RTÉ series on Daniel O’Connell, who was known as The Liberator after emancipation in 1829, historianlooks at the life of our forgotten ‘king’.
Thu, 22 Aug, 2019
The funeral of Mossie Keane, the father of former Manchester United and Republic of Ireland footballer Roy Keane, will take place on Saturday morning.
Thu, 15 Aug, 2019
I can’t tell you how much of a buzz it would have been for David Gough to have taken charge of Saturday’s game in Castlebar.
Mon, 05 Aug, 2019
A returned east Cork emigrant is to open an innovative Lego-driven STEM education centre in his home town.
Fri, 02 Aug, 2019
It's somewhat ironic the Naval Service's commander spends most of his days on Haulbowline Island, just a stone's throw from Spike Island where three of his granduncles were interned in 1921 – and a fact he only found out two years ago.
Thu, 11 Jul, 2019
When you referee a provincial final it puts you in a good position for later on in the year and both Paud O’Dwyer and John Keenan will feel they didn’t lose any ground after their performances yesterday.
Mon, 01 Jul, 2019
Some years ago the accompanying headline was the title of an essay that appeared on the Leaving Certificate English paper.
Tue, 25 Jun, 2019
reports on the work on Johnstown Castle in County Wexford
Mon, 24 Jun, 2019
Kevin Barry’s latest novel flits between the seamier side of Spain and his old haunts on Leeside, writes.
Fri, 14 Jun, 2019
Michael McCabe passed away peacefully at home in Mountnugent, Co Cavan surrounded by his family yesterday.
Tue, 11 Jun, 2019
Maurice McCabe has settled his claim against the State, but denial of events by some should act as a warning that there could be another case like his, says.
Wed, 01 May, 2019
Maurice Fitzgerald was best man at his wedding and four other takeaways.
Sat, 13 Oct, 2018
New Kerry football manager Peter Keane had full autonomy in selecting his backroom team, Kerry county board chairman Tim Murphy has insisted.
Tue, 09 Oct, 2018
tours Wexford’s Johnstown Castle, a Gothic fantasy owned by Teagasc, opening to the public in Spring 2019.
Sat, 01 Sep, 2018
Mick Wallace laid it out with a splash of colour: “There’s never been a judge in the history of the State told so many lies,” writes
Fri, 22 Jun, 2018
There is going to be a huge amount of interest in an exceptional and rare piece of agricultural land just launched on the market with Cork-based auctioneers Cohalan Downing.
Thu, 14 Jun, 2018
I’m led to believe Stephen Cluxton had blood in his mouth following that first-half clash with James McGivney, so the conspiracy theorists won’t be happy.
Mon, 11 Jun, 2018
Derek McGrath is discussing the sanctity of the dressing room. It couldn’t be more important now as seemingly everyone but John Mullane has them down to be also-rans in Munster this year.
Sun, 27 May, 2018
The Disclosures Tribunal was told yesterday that Supt Dave Taylor is following proceedings on Twitter. #Hello Dave.
Thu, 10 May, 2018
Reigning Footballer of the Year Andy Moran has admitted he acted out of character when he remonstrated with referee Maurice Deegan last month and says he was “disappointed” with his actions.
Thu, 19 Apr, 2018
The Disclosures Tribunal was treated to a splash of celebrity yesterday, but the tidings brought further troubling detail of how An Garda Síochána operated at the highest level.
Fri, 13 Apr, 2018
Finuge GAA Club has expressed its gratitude for the multiple messages of goodwill and support from other GAA clubs in the wake of a traumatic double injury incident involving two of their players in a Premier JFC game with Tralee side Na Gaeil in Finuge last Sunday.
Wed, 11 Apr, 2018
Finuge GAA Club has expressed its gratitude for the multiple messages of goodwill and support from other GAA clubs in the wake of a traumatic double injury incident involving two of their players.
Tue, 10 Apr, 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
The Disclosures Tribunal, it would appear, may have been established because of a clerical error.
Sat, 27 Jan, 2018
It’s not everyone that has the President of Ireland attend their funeral, but Dr Maurice Hayes, who passed away at the age of 90 a couple of days before Christmas, lived enough for several men.
Fri, 12 Jan, 2018
A former public servant in the North, Dr Maurice Hayes, has been remembered as a diamond standard citizen and servant of the people.
Wed, 27 Dec, 2017
New Dublin hurling coach Anthony Cunningham has raised the exciting possibility of sharing dual prodigy Con O’Callaghan with the county footballers for “part of a season”.
Wed, 13 Dec, 2017
If there is a case to be made for GIY being one of Ireland’s most progressive food activist organisations, then The Menu is always happy to testify accordingly, especially taken as he is with this latest initiative, a social eating programme for primary schools, called Eat Together, that begins to address the crucial issue of food education in primary schools.
Sat, 09 Dec, 2017
Sacrifice lies at the heart of Con O’Callaghan’s incredible season.
Sat, 02 Dec, 2017
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan are under considerable pressure over their handling of the Maurice McCabe email scandal which claimed the scalp of Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald who resigned.
Wed, 29 Nov, 2017
Opposition parties say new documents on what Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald knew about a garda strategy to discredit Maurice McCabe make her position untenable.
Tue, 28 Nov, 2017
Everybody is rushing to stand at McCabe’s shoulder. There is no risk now, writes
Sat, 25 Nov, 2017
What’s the big deal? Is it all about chasing a political head?
Thu, 23 Nov, 2017
A heroic bus driver died in a "complete inferno" after deciding to drive straight into boulders on a narrow mountain road to try to save his passengers, an inquest heard.
Wed, 22 Nov, 2017