A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Greta Thunberg has been named Time's Person of the Year.
Wed, 11 Dec, 2019
My five-year-old bumped into his best friend on the way into school yesterday morning.
Wed, 11 Sep, 2019
The new Vice President of the FAI, Paul Cooke, has said that he believes the Association is “genuinely on the road to reform”.
Mon, 29 Jul, 2019
Patrickswell hold the only 100% record after two rounds of the Bon Secours Hospital Limerick Senior Hurling Championship.
Sun, 21 Apr, 2019
Tipperary will meet Waterford next Wednesday in the second round Munster MFC play-off after this extra-time win over Limerick in Newcastle West last night.
Thu, 19 Apr, 2018
Arsenal have rejected an approach for Alexis Sanchez from Manchester City as Pep Guardiola steps up his pursuit of the Chile forward.
Wed, 30 Aug, 2017
Legendary Mortal Kombat combatant Sub-Zero is now available in the top-selling DC Comics fighting game Injustice 2.
Tue, 11 Jul, 2017
The incentives for the Cork minor hurlers are many: To be the team that ends the county’s nine-year wait for a Munster final appearance at this level, to end the reign of the 2016 All-Ireland champions, to exact revenge for defeat by Tipperary at this hurdle last year, and to ensure there are two Cork teams at Semple Stadium on July 9.
Thu, 29 Jun, 2017
Cathal Toal secured his place in the Ulster final of the Joe McVeigh Cup qualifier for the Ból-Fada with a line-to-line win over Bryan O’Reilly and Eddie Carr.
Wed, 01 Mar, 2017
The returning David Moran is one of five changes to the Kerry side for today’s McGrath Cup final clash with Limerick at the Gaelic Grounds (3pm).
Sun, 22 Jan, 2017
Sat, 05 Nov, 2016
A French court has overturned a ban on burkinis issued in Cannes - the first in a series of bans on the swimwear this summer that set off a heated controversy at home and a wave of outrage abroad.
Tue, 30 Aug, 2016
Alice Barry’s play tells the true story of an Irish woman who tried to kill Mussolini, writes Colette Sheridan
Tue, 09 Aug, 2016
Fri, 22 Jan, 2016
Wed, 23 Dec, 2015
All top four sides won in Division One of the Munster Junior League as both Kilfeacle and Bandon recorded bonus-point wins.
Mon, 16 Nov, 2015
Another classic character has joined Street Fighter V’s playable roster. Everyone’s favourite Russian wrestler, Zangief, will feature in the upcoming brawler.
Fri, 02 Oct, 2015
Tariq Aziz, the debonair Iraqi diplomat who made his name by staunchly defending Saddam Hussein to the world during three wars and who was later sentenced to death as part of the regime that killed hundreds of thousands of its own people, has died in a hospital in southern Iraq, officials said. He was 79.
Sat, 06 Jun, 2015
The 19th century Cork artist, Daniel MacDonald, was the only painter brave enough to paint the Famine as it was happening, and Professor Niamh O’Sullivan is appealing to people in the Cork area to scour their attics for his valuable work.
Sat, 18 Apr, 2015
I object to the selection of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon for the Tipperary International Peace Prize. It is untimely and misplaced.
Sat, 28 Feb, 2015
Ballyhale Shamrocks 0-21 Kilcormac-Killoughey 1-14 (AET)
Sun, 07 Dec, 2014
"WHEN I win this vote, I will go on to be Taoiseach," said a fiery Enda Kenny — to a roar described by one TD as being "as loud of those vuvuzela horns in South Africa" — as he delivered a rousing speech in a packed Leinster House meeting room, which saw off party rebels seeking to oust him.
Fri, 03 Oct, 2014
A Dubliner who helped overthrow Libyan dictator Colonel Gadaffi has been elected Mayor of the country's capital Tripoli.
Fri, 08 Aug, 2014
Bank of Ireland is preparing to boost its capital reserves with the sale of a euro-denominated tier 2 bond — its first since December 2012.
Wed, 04 Jun, 2014
Winnie-The-Pooh has triumphed over modern titles such as The Gruffalo to be named the best-loved children’s book of the last 150 years.
Tue, 03 Jun, 2014
The screams for Simon Zebo from the younger fans outside the Munster dressing room at Musgrave Park may have been high-pitched and piercing but the appreciation for Donncha O’Callaghan’s contribution to his province’s cause lingered longer in the Cork air on Saturday night.
Mon, 17 Feb, 2014
Wayne Rooney scored twice to deny Andre Villas-Boas’ Tottenham a morale-boosting win over the champions at White Hart Lane.
Sun, 01 Dec, 2013
A suspected Libyan al Qaida figure captured by US special forces in a dramatic operation in Tripoli was living freely in his homeland for the past two years, after a trajectory that took him to Sudan, Afghanistan and Iran, where he had been detained for years, his family has said.
Mon, 07 Oct, 2013
AN agitated Andre Villas-Boas effectively confirmed Gareth Bale’s transfer to Real Madrid is imminent, while also expressing disappointment with the player’s conduct in his attempts to force an exit.
Thu, 29 Aug, 2013
Camross and Borris-Kilcotton were the big winners over the weekend in the Laois SHC as they both ensured their places in the semi-finals with surprise wins.
Mon, 19 Aug, 2013
Gareth Bale will sit out the latest Tottenham pre-season friendly due to injury today as he continues to be linked with Spanish giants Real Madrid.
Sat, 27 Jul, 2013
IRB JUNIOR WORLD CUP POOLS:
Fri, 14 Jun, 2013
CELLMOUNT LOOP, DROUMILLIHY WOODS, CO CORK
Mon, 03 Jun, 2013
Cork have made one change in personnel to their side for tomorrow night’s Munster U21FC final against Tipperary in Thurles (7.30pm).
Tue, 09 Apr, 2013
French coach Philippe Saint-André fears the impact of foreign stars in France’s Top 14 is hurting the national side.
Tue, 29 Jan, 2013
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers admits the club will have to at least give an indication they are capable of qualifying for the Champions League if they are to attract top-quality players.
Wed, 28 Nov, 2012
An Israeli missile flattened a two-story house in a residential neighbourhood of Gaza City today, killing at least 11 civilians, medical officials said.
Sun, 18 Nov, 2012
An air strike killed al Qaida’s second in command in Yemen along with six others travelling with him in a car, US and Yemeni officials said.
Tue, 11 Sep, 2012