A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A man who was wrongfully arrested the same night his fiancée was savagely beaten by another man in a random street attack has been awarded more than €1.1m by a High Court jury.
Mon, 29 Jul, 2019
A garda sergeant has told the High Court she had to pepper spray a man who is suing for wrongful arrest because he was shouting aggressively and was intimidating.
Tue, 16 Jul, 2019
A mere speck compared to the giant Bere Island beside it, and into one of whose fields it would easily fit, Roancarrigmore Island is of such diminutive size that its north/ south axis can be traversed in 30 seconds.
Mon, 01 Jul, 2019
This past year I’ve gone back to college to study sports science and yesterday morning I had to hand in an assignment.
Tue, 02 Apr, 2019
A year before the IMF, ECB, and European Commission landed in Dublin, the GAA’s own equivalent of a troika was ready to bail out a besieged Cork County Board and its long-time secretary Frank Murphy, writes
Wed, 12 Dec, 2018
Gerald Ahern has been developing his skills since the age of 10 and is most recognised from his appearance on The Late Late Show, as part of the band The Wee Amigos.
Fri, 11 May, 2018
First time John ‘Tweek’ Griffin travelled to hurl for Kerry, he couldn’t believe it when players headed for the pub the night before. But over a fiercely committed 15-year career, he saw improvements, a new ambition, the melting away of some old divisions, and even a little glory. He drove much of that progress himself, making a few enemies along the way. But when he retired last year, to modest fanfare, he knew he had given the jersey all he could.
Mon, 08 Jan, 2018
Popular forecaster Gerald ‘The Winking Weatherman’ Fleming is finally calling it a day and retiring after nearly 40 years in the business.
Sat, 18 Nov, 2017
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Fri, 29 Sep, 2017
According to the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds, Scotland’s capercaillies are in trouble; their numbers are falling relentlessly and, if effective measures aren’t taken, extinction looms, writes
Mon, 14 Aug, 2017
Gerald Fleming may be gone from our TV screens, but he’s as busy as ever generating forecasts from Met Éireann HQ.visits on World Meteorological Day.
Thu, 23 Mar, 2017
Dónal Óg Cusack regrets that Cork’s senior hurlers didn’t give the county board “half enough of it” during their 2009 strike.
Wed, 08 Mar, 2017
Sat, 11 Feb, 2017
Fri, 14 Oct, 2016
Sat, 03 Sep, 2016
Mon, 15 Aug, 2016
Thu, 11 Aug, 2016
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Fri, 22 Jul, 2016
I’ll Drop You a Line, his habitual closing words in conversation with his authors, is Ita Daly’s story of the literary editor David Marcus and her life with him followed by the grief of his death. Here she recalls how they met.
Sat, 16 Jul, 2016
Here in Ireland, we are blessed with many amazing places where you can just sit and enjoy the view.
Thu, 05 May, 2016
reviews a range of publications that would make ideal gifts for those with an interest in interiors, food and other home-related topics.
Sat, 05 Dec, 2015
Siobhan Horgan makes her seventh appearance at a World Championships today but it’ll be her first since 2012 and her maiden attempt at the time-trial, having always done the road race before now.
Tue, 22 Sep, 2015
The King, a man of sound judgement and good English, was once chosen by fellow islanders to oversee major fishing expeditions, settle disputes and even offer marital advice, says
Mon, 29 Jun, 2015
One of two men accused of causing serious harm to a relative, allegedly “flew into a rage” after upsetting things were said about their parents, a jury was told yesterday.
Fri, 08 May, 2015
One of two brothers charged with assaulting an uncle phoned another uncle on the night of the alleged incident to say he was “after having it” with the injured party, a court heard yesterday.
Thu, 07 May, 2015
American author Liza Klaussmann speaks toabout the toll the creative process can take on the imagination, particularly when writing fiction about factual characters
Sat, 02 May, 2015
Managers of state-run care homes where elder abuse is discovered should be held accountable, account to a support service set up following recent revelations of abuse and poor care in state operated facilities.
Sat, 14 Feb, 2015
Accommodation for the afterlife is booming it seems as castles in counties Kerry and Meath have been named on two lists as the world’s most haunted destinations.
Fri, 31 Oct, 2014
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Thu, 02 Oct, 2014
A man who denied sexually assaulting his niece at a ‘This Is Your Life’ celebration at Pairc Uí Chaoimh was found guilty of that offence yesterday by a jury who deliberated for over five hours.
Wed, 09 Jul, 2014
A ‘This is Your Life’ celebration at Pairc Uí Chaoimh was the occasion for an indecent assault by a guest on his niece, it was alleged during a trial at Cork Circuit Criminal Court yesterday.
Wed, 02 Jul, 2014
Carrie Fisher's daughter has been cast in 'Star Wars: Episode VII'.
Mon, 30 Jun, 2014
Just the mention of Cork-Waterford in Thurles and Paul Flynn’s name and magic soon springs to mind. No other player did more to shape one of hurling’s most thrilling rivalries and one of its most universally-loved teams.
Sat, 24 May, 2014
This really brings a tear to the eye.
Fri, 09 May, 2014
It’s set in modern Pennsylvania, but there’s an Old Testament quality to the imagery of fire in Out of the Furnace (15A).
Sun, 02 Feb, 2014
By his own reckoning, Seán Óg Ó hAilpín was probably the least skilful hurler to ever put on a Cork jersey — but has there been a more dedicated person to wear it? “That’s what made me survive,” he suggests. Now with his life thoughts put to paper, he’s ready to reflect, without bitterness, without rancour. Anyone looking for sly digs won’t find them here.
Sat, 09 Nov, 2013
Classics, whether in music, literature or theatre, are surely best enjoyed as originally conceived?
Mon, 28 Oct, 2013
She’s beautiful, super-wealthy, influential... but TV3’s Celebrity Apprentice gaffer, Caroline Downey, is nursing a heartache.
Mon, 07 Oct, 2013