A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
The showing season which has started countrywide will continue for the next six months with close on 140 events being held north and south.
Mon, 20 May, 2019
In his job as a professional diver, Donegal centre-back Paul Brennan has seen the depths but has an opportunity of a career highlight on Sunday.
Fri, 22 Jun, 2018
Last year, Democrats and Republicans alike agreed that if anyone could bring order to the Trump White House, it was the retired four-star US Marine general. Were they wrong?
Sat, 24 Mar, 2018
A French appeals court has upheld the far-right National Front's decision to expel party founder Jean-Marie Le Pen over anti-Semitic remarks, a stinging defeat for him and a victory for his daughter and rival Marine.
Fri, 09 Feb, 2018
Inland Fisheries Ireland (IFI) has called for a crackdown on fish farms after farmed salmon escaped into five river systems in the west of Ireland.
Wed, 11 Oct, 2017
A terrorist bomb-maker who infiltrated the British military should receive a tougher sentence, a former armed forces minister has said.
Tue, 08 Aug, 2017
A Navy corpsman and 15 Marines were killed when a military plane crashed in rural Mississippi as it was headed from North Carolina to California, a Marine spokesman said.
Tue, 11 Jul, 2017
The route of the first Irish Examiner Cork City Marathon to be staged on a Sunday has been tweaked to avoid clashing with morning Masses.
Fri, 02 Jun, 2017
The funeral of Captain Mark Duffy was held at the St Oliver Plunkett Church, Blackrock, Co Louth, yesterday.
Fri, 31 Mar, 2017
When a candidate to be the next president of France thinks it’s appropriate to tweet gruesome images of Islamic State killings, it’s time to admit we are in an era where words and images have lost all meaning, writes
Sat, 04 Mar, 2017
The new American cop is smarter, younger, more diverse, better equipped — and scared, writes
Sat, 20 Aug, 2016
Tue, 02 Aug, 2016
Tue, 19 Jul, 2016
Farmer collaboration has existed in Ireland for generations, such as the annual harvest threshing.
Thu, 07 Jul, 2016
The availability of a fully resourced National Reserve in 2016, and subsequent years is essential for young farmers, according to Macra na Feirme president Sean Finan.
Fri, 25 Mar, 2016
Supertrawlers have the place cleaned out, says fisherman
Wed, 20 Jan, 2016
Sat, 02 Jan, 2016
Thu, 31 Dec, 2015
An environmental group has lodged an appeal against the expansion of a salmon farming operation in Bantry Bay, claiming that it would place too much stress on the marine environment.
Tue, 20 Oct, 2015
Major sporting events can do strange things to people. Days blur into weeks and weeks into months and before you know it you are cocooned in a bubble outside of which almost everything else takes on a strangely abstract meaning
Fri, 02 Oct, 2015
Mon, 03 Aug, 2015
Five people were killed yesterday including a suspected gunman who opened fire at two military-related facilities in Chattanooga, Tennessee, in an attack officials described as an act of terrorism.
Fri, 17 Jul, 2015
Mon, 06 Jul, 2015
One Marine was killed and 21 other people taken to hospital after a US Marine Corps Osprey aircraft crashed in Hawaii, with dark smoke from the resulting fire billowing into the sky.
Mon, 18 May, 2015
The ex-Marine charged with shooting American Sniper author Chris Kyle and another man was not legally insane, a prosecution expert said, suggesting the man may have gotten some of his ideas from the television show Seinfeld.
Sat, 21 Feb, 2015
Thu, 29 Jan, 2015
Repairs are expected to continue throughout the night on the huge container ship, Atlantic Companion, which is anchored in Bantry Bay after losing engine power and drifting for almost 12 hours off Cork on Tuesday.
Wed, 21 Jan, 2015
This was incredibly close.
Thu, 16 Oct, 2014
Wed, 03 Sep, 2014
A decorated retired Marine whose career as a sniper was derailed by a video which showed him urinating on the corpses of Taliban fighters in Afghanistan has died, his lawyer has said.
Fri, 15 Aug, 2014
How amazing is this.
Fri, 27 Jun, 2014
Thu, 26 Jun, 2014
Don O’Hara fought in World War II to rebel after his father stopped him going on a date. He landed at Normandy 70 years ago today — and made it home to marry the girl he stood up, says John Verling
Fri, 06 Jun, 2014
A military jet has crashed into a residential area in Imperial Valley in California.
Thu, 05 Jun, 2014
Wed, 30 Apr, 2014
Wed, 26 Mar, 2014
How sad to hear the last sea fisherman (Conor O’Drisceoil) on Cape Clear is giving up.
Thu, 06 Mar, 2014
IT’S not easy to find a turkey dinner in Hanoi, but a handful of Americans and their Vietnamese friends gathered on Thanksgiving over an imported bird cooked for them at a fancy restaurant in the capital’s old quarter, and they gave thanks.
Fri, 20 Dec, 2013
A Thai court has sentenced a British kickboxer to 25 years in jail for the 2010 murder of a former US Marine on a resort island.
Thu, 28 Nov, 2013
She should have led a flotilla of yachts in a parade of sail in to the magnificent Kinsale harbour in Co Cork six weeks ago.
Wed, 11 Sep, 2013
A huge floating crane lifted the wreck of the tall ship Astrid from rocks off the Cork coast last night.
Tue, 10 Sep, 2013