A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Fri, 24 Apr, 2020
Mon, 13 Apr, 2020
Fri, 10 Apr, 2020
Sun, 29 Mar, 2020
In another life, decades ago, I was very partial to Cronin’s for it is a pretty special pub, uniquely Irish yet possessed of an intriguing otherness.
Tue, 17 Mar, 2020
When it started in 1962, producer Tom McGrath intended The Late Late Show to be a light entertainment, informal programme to run as a 'filler' over the summer. Gay Byrne had other ideas.
Mon, 04 Nov, 2019
The Corkman will remain in the Carabao Cup side despite Alisson Becker’s return to fitness meaning Adrian – who was covering for the Brazil international last month – would normally be in line.
Tue, 29 Oct, 2019
Tributes have been paid to "angel" Jessica Moore who died after becoming unwell at her Debs in Co Galway on Monday.
Tue, 13 Aug, 2019
A man who was caught trying to communicate with a child for sex by a vigilante “sting” operation has been jailed for six months.
Tue, 30 Jul, 2019
Leon Gast’s 1996 When We Were Kings is one of the great sports films, indeed it may be one of the greatest of all films.
Sat, 27 Jul, 2019
The only advice I can give to aspiring writers is to keep going. To persist. To keep remembering that the joy of it is in the making of it, not in the fame. And you’d better have an absurd level of self belief as writing can be incredibly challenging.
Fri, 12 Jul, 2019
As British parliamentarians are proving with almost daily inefficiency, leaving Europe can be complicated but as far as Stuart Hogg is concerned, the swift and summary elimination of Glasgow Warriors earlier this season has been the best thing that could have happened to his club.
Fri, 24 May, 2019
The last time there was a big Munster senior hurling championship game in Waterford, back in 1996, Ken McGrath was still a minor.
Sat, 11 May, 2019
Laura encouraged people to ‘live the best life you possibly can’
Thu, 28 Mar, 2019
Graham Shaw says the lure of his “dream role” in New Zealand was too good to turn down, as he leaves behind a World Cup silver-medal- winning team for the world number six Blacksticks.
Thu, 07 Mar, 2019
A man who was killed while trying to hijack a commercial flight in Bangladesh was a 24-year-old passenger from a village near the capital who had been previously arrested in a kidnapping case, officials said.
Mon, 25 Feb, 2019
Emma Hooban insists things are “starting to click” for the Ireland women’s side despite their 7-51 Six Nations defeat to England on Friday night.
Wed, 06 Feb, 2019
In this sports writing game we’re always told not to get too far ahead of ourselves but come on, who now isn’t thinking about the knockout stages of the World Cup?
Mon, 19 Nov, 2018
Ali, the boxer, said he “floated like a butterfly and stung like a bee”.
Thu, 20 Sep, 2018
The Atlantic storms name list is out. This year could be a turning point. A sea-change, if you will.
Mon, 17 Sep, 2018
If you remember, it was Muhammad Ali started it, not Mick McCarthy or Ian Evans or even Tom Humphries’ interview.
Sat, 15 Sep, 2018
Every generation has a tiny coterie of sportsmen or women whose career is a persistent exercise in dominance.
Tue, 11 Sep, 2018
Delores Keaveney is full of positive energy ahead of her 70th birthday and a decade on from publishing her first book. It’s now very much a family affair, she tells
Fri, 03 Aug, 2018
A man whose wife died in April 2017 after a cancer misdiagnosis has recalled her last days and outlined how difficult he found being told she was wrongly given the all-clear from a smear test.
Tue, 24 Jul, 2018
Muhammad Ali may have been famous for his razor-sharp one-liners but it was one of his deeper, more profound statements that came to mind when the sad news of Denman’s death, aged 18, emerged yesterday morning.
Thu, 07 Jun, 2018
The couple tied the knot at the Castle Leslie Estate on Sunday surrounded by their friends, family and PLL co-stars.
Tue, 29 May, 2018
A Fermoy man has revealed that his late wife is one of the 17 women identified by the HSE as having died after a review found they were mistakenly given the all-clear for cancer.
Mon, 14 May, 2018
The Rumble in the Jungle has been described as “arguably the greatest sporting event of the 20th century”.
Sat, 21 Apr, 2018
Three men have been charged in connection with a blast which killed five people in Leicester.
Sat, 03 Mar, 2018
A maternity doctor’s manner was “inappropriate and unhelpful” and he did not communicate his findings to midwives when he examined a pregnant woman whose baby died less than seven hours later, an inquest has heard.
Wed, 28 Feb, 2018
A nurse said a doctor facing allegations of poor professional performance for his treatment of a child who had chicken pox told her he had seen blood-test results, but had failed to write these on a medical chart.
Wed, 10 Jan, 2018
Thu, 04 Jan, 2018
Can LeBron James lift a fourth NBA title and be compared to Michael Jordan as the sport’s GOAT, or will he lose in the finals for the sixth time? asks
Wed, 03 Jan, 2018
A gang of armed robbers in the UK held a man hostage for two days, stripping him naked and beating him before raiding his parents' home.
Sat, 09 Dec, 2017
It didn’t take the hurlers of Dublin, Tipperary, Clare and Galway long to discover Boston’s list of priorities last Friday when they landed for the Fenway Classic Super 11s.
Mon, 20 Nov, 2017
Fernando "Ferdie" Pacheco, "The Fight Doctor" who served as Muhammad Ali's ringside physician, has died at the age of 89.
Fri, 17 Nov, 2017
Sat, 04 Nov, 2017
Accumulated losses at the ethical clothing company controlled by Bono and Ali Hewson soared to $80.6m (€68.5m).
Thu, 05 Oct, 2017
It is the dream of every sports broadcaster to have their voices usher in one immortal moment. Jimmy Magee had a lifetime’s worth, writes
Thu, 21 Sep, 2017
US president Donald Trump's childhood home in New York received some new occupants over the weekend - refugees.
Mon, 18 Sep, 2017
IN American football, the attacking team has four attempts to move the ball 10 yards forwards, or the opposition gains possession. Some teams choose to inch forward, ten yards at a time, until they reach the end zone and score. Other teams choose to explode, gaining 50 yards in one play.
Wed, 30 Aug, 2017
Chris Wood grabbed a dramatic late equaliser as Tottenham suffered more Wembley wobbles.
Sun, 27 Aug, 2017
The imminent meeting of Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather in Las Vegas, and the inexorable awfulness of the build-up, may have scaled new heights of nonsense but Sin City and the fight game have always been perfectly in step when it comes to the art of show business and bluster and the business of making money.
Fri, 25 Aug, 2017