More than 1,000 firefighters backed by planes dropping water and fire retardant have been battling wildfires that billowed smoke into the sky over the Cote d'Azur in southern France and forced the evacuation of at least 12,000 people.
Thu, 27 Jul, 2017
Liverpool vice-captain Jordan Henderson insists they will not get carried away with beating reigning Premier League champions Manchester City as the memories of last season’s title heartbreak provide a reminder of what can go wrong.
Tue, 03 Mar, 2015
The 40th anniversary of the death of one of our truly great female writers will be remembered at the 2014 Limerick Literary Festival from tonight until Sunday. Many well-known names will participate in the festival which honours Limerick-born novelist and playwright Kate O’Brien.
Thu, 20 Feb, 2014
Stealing a march – or should that be swim – on next month’s 3D re-release of ‘Finding Nemo’, ‘Sammy’s Great Escape’ is a sweet and inoffensive computer animation with a gentle message about mankind’s plundering of underwater resources.
Thu, 14 Feb, 2013