A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
China’s Haotong Li was the shock leader at a late stage of Thursday’s first round at Augusta National until eventually a few shots slipped away.
Sat, 07 Apr, 2018
Raped on a trip to Belfast by a 15-year-old, the vicious attack inspired Winnie M Li’s widely acclaimed novel, writes Áilín Quinlan.
Mon, 26 Mar, 2018
Rory McIlroy made no attempt to hide his frustration after squandering a two-shot lead with eight holes to play as China’s Li Haotong claimed the biggest win of his career in the Omega Dubai Desert Classic.
Sun, 28 Jan, 2018
The Chinese owner of Volvo Car said full-year profit at its local car making unit probably doubled, topping analysts’ estimates and allowing billionaire founder Li Shufu to turn his focus to another major acquisition in Sweden.
Wed, 10 Jan, 2018
China's Communist Party leader Xi Jinping has unveiled the line-up of the party's highest body who will rule alongside him as he embarks on a second five-year term as party leader.
Wed, 25 Oct, 2017
Chinese president Xi Jinping is primed to consolidate his already considerable power as the ruling Communist Party begins its twice-a-decade national congress tomorrow.
Tue, 17 Oct, 2017
Shaun Murphy and Luca Brecel will meet in the Evergrande China Championship final after coming through hard-fought semi-final clashes on Monday.
Mon, 21 Aug, 2017
Open leader Jordan Spieth found himself under unexpected early pressure in the final round at Royal Birkdale as his three-shot advantage was cut to just one in the space of two holes.
Sun, 23 Jul, 2017
China's Li Haotong faces the wrath of his mother after she waded into a pond at Le Golf National to retrieve his putter - only to find it had been snapped in half.
Fri, 30 Jun, 2017
A Chinese company that made shoes for Ivanka Trump has denied allegations of excessive overtime and low wages made by three activists who have been arrested or disappeared.
Thu, 01 Jun, 2017
To have an airport called after you demands a wider international celebrity most Irish sportspeople simply do not have, writes
Fri, 07 Apr, 2017
The $35m bail is the highest ever in San Mateo County's history
Thu, 06 Apr, 2017
54 Year old Li Yongzhi, loves chillies more than anything else.
Wed, 24 Aug, 2016
A Chinese lawyer has been jailed for seven years in the third in a series of subversion trials demonstrating the ruling Communist Party's determination to silence independent human rights activists and government critics.
Thu, 04 Aug, 2016
Tue, 26 Jul, 2016
Billionaire currency trader George Soros has warned that a vote to leave the EU will trigger a plunge in the British pound greater than Black Wednesday but without the benefits seen after the crisis that made him a fortune.
Wed, 22 Jun, 2016
Concerns are growing in Berlin over barriers to foreign companies in China, Beijing’s muscular foreign policy, and its increased authoritarianism at home.
Sat, 11 Jun, 2016
Three men are being questioned on suspicion of theft after police spotted some sheep being transported through the suburbs in the back of a people carrier.
Wed, 11 May, 2016
It is a lot to ask of someone who cannot legally buy a drink in his adopted home of Orlando until August, but Li Hao-tong could finally be the male Chinese star the world of golf has been waiting for.
Tue, 03 May, 2016
Kinsale’s Cathal Butler won the Munster Stroke Play Championship at Cork Golf Club yesterday in a sudden death play-off over the host club’s Gary O’Flaherty.
Mon, 02 May, 2016
Thu, 31 Mar, 2016
A landslide has buried buildings at and around an industrial park in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen, leaving 22 people missing, authorities said.
Mon, 21 Dec, 2015
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp admits he was too optimistic about Philippe Coutinho’s injury and he may not yet be ready to return.
Sat, 05 Dec, 2015
Activity in China’s manufacturing sector unexpectedly contracted in October for a third straight month, an official survey showed yesterday, fuelling fears that the economy may still be losing momentum despite a raft of stimulus measures.
Mon, 02 Nov, 2015
Two senior Chinese officials – one who led the country’s biggest oil company and the other a deputy party chief in populous Sichuan province – have been convicted of corruption and sentenced to 16 and 13 years in prison respectively.
Mon, 12 Oct, 2015
Disgraced former Fifa vice-president Jack Warner has claimed there is no coincidence that his lifetime ban has been announced at the same time that Sepp Blatter is engulfed by a storm of controversy.
Wed, 30 Sep, 2015
China’s economy faces challenges and downward pressures but there is no risk of a hard landing as the government is fully capable of supporting growth, said the country’s premier Li Keqiang yesterday.
Fri, 11 Sep, 2015
China’s economy is growing at a “reasonable” pace and, despite growing pressures, the government can handle well the risks the country now faces, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said at the weekend.
Mon, 31 Aug, 2015
There is no basis for continued depreciation in the Chinese yuan, the country’s premier Li Keqiang was quoted by state television as saying yesterday.
Wed, 26 Aug, 2015
THIS anthology aims to present the range of what American short-story writers have been capable of in the previous ten years,” says the editor of New American Stories, Ben Marcus, in a charming, if somewhat bloated and hyperbolic, introduction.
Sat, 22 Aug, 2015
Hundreds of residents displaced by huge explosions last week in the Chinese port of Tianjin demanded compensation yesterday, as authorities worked to complete a sweep of the blast site for dangerous chemicals.
Tue, 18 Aug, 2015
Hank Paulson is the ultimate insider. He worked with Nixon, was US treasury secretary, but hit the jackpot working for Goldman Sachs in China. Gerard Howlin discusses a career built on, among other things, charm.
Sat, 04 Jul, 2015
After the utter devastation of a shoot-out loss to China in what was a direct Olympic qualifier, Darren Smith has the unenviable task of picking up his players to go again for another huge match on Saturday in Valencia.
Fri, 19 Jun, 2015
The fairytale did not happen but neither did the nightmare.
Thu, 11 Jun, 2015
Chinese premier Li Keqiang has gone west for a taste of Irish farm life.
Mon, 18 May, 2015
Wu Ashun became the first Chinese player to win a European Tour event on home soil on Sunday as David Howell bogeyed the 72nd hole of the Volvo China Open.
Sun, 26 Apr, 2015
A woman who was sentenced to death in China after being convicted of murdering her abusive husband received a two-year reprieve, which could become a life sentence with a possibility of parole.
Sat, 25 Apr, 2015
Staff at a Chinese car dealership spent six hours counting bank notes after a customer paid for a new BMW with banknotes worth about 14 cent each.
Fri, 24 Apr, 2015
History is repeating itself in reverse as immigrants to Ireland begin changing their names to westernised versions.
Mon, 06 Apr, 2015
Billionaire Li Ka-shing’s Hutchison Whampoa Ltd has agreed to buy O2, Telefonica’s wireless carrier in the UK, for £10.25bn (€14bn) as consolidation heats up in Britain’s phone market.
Wed, 25 Mar, 2015
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Wed, 25 Mar, 2015
Over the four years that researcher Xi Li has watched Syria’s civil war unfold through nighttime satellite imagery, he has seen the pinpricks of light that dotted the north and east fade and the Mediterranean coast darken until 83% of the country’s lights have gone out.
Fri, 13 Mar, 2015