A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
The novel resolutely crushes Jo into the shape of a woman, and then a wife and mother, taking away her passion for writing in the process, writes
Thu, 26 Dec, 2019
Emma Lavelle is feeling a mixture of nerves and excitement ahead of Paisley Park’s return to action in the Ladbrokes Long Distance Hurdle at Newbury today.
Fri, 29 Nov, 2019
“I kind of get what you’re asking, but we didn’t lose anyway.”
Wed, 20 Nov, 2019
New photos released today give the first glimpse of Carlow actress Saoirse Ronan as Jo March in the upcoming Little Women film.
Mon, 08 Jul, 2019
Inspired by the Roman god of war,is determined to do battle against pests.
Sat, 02 Mar, 2019
Get ahead with spring cleaning by tackling heavy duty jobs now, so by the time March comes around there will only be lighter chores to do, writes
Sat, 09 Feb, 2019
Have you heard of the term “Cuffing Season”? Coined by Urban Dictionary in 2011, it’s defined as the period between autumn and winter when “people who would normally be single or promiscuous find themselves, along with the rest of the world, desiring to be ‘cuffed’ or tied down by a serious relationship”, writes
Sat, 08 Dec, 2018
From unicorn trends to the latest lip looks,rates March’s beauty launches.
Sat, 03 Mar, 2018
Scott McTominay’s big-game performances have belied his inexperience, with fellow midfielder Nemanja Matic predicting a big future for the “amazing” Manchester United talent.
Thu, 01 Mar, 2018
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has rejected claims he is failing to show leadership by refusing to explain his view on the abortion referendum. “Having listened, I will lead,” he said.
Thu, 18 Jan, 2018
The decision to bring forward the date of the All-Ireland hurling final to mid-August was a mistake, according to Tipperary manager Michael Ryan.
Tue, 12 Dec, 2017
I know that most of you are horrified by the stories detailing the atrocities that women have been subjected to over the last 100 years, writes
Sat, 23 Sep, 2017
Jermain Defoe fired Bournemouth to their first win of the Premier League season to relieve mounting pressure on boss Eddie Howe.
Fri, 15 Sep, 2017
Sat, 29 Jul, 2017
Fri, 24 Mar, 2017
The GUI has drawn a line in the sand, writes
Tue, 07 Mar, 2017
Mon, 27 Feb, 2017
An axe-wielding "killer clown" prankster has been jailed after he chased a pregnant woman the night before Halloween, a UK court has heard.
Wed, 08 Feb, 2017
A man arrested over the murder of two nuns at their Mississippi home has confessed to the killings, a sheriff said.
Mon, 29 Aug, 2016
Conor McGregor stared out through his oversized glasses and even through the still blurred vision of the most brutally punishing night of his life, things looked a whole lot rosier. The unnecessary spectacles — Chief Brody meets Deirdre Barlow — are apparently a fashion statement. Who are we to argue with what’s trending?
Mon, 22 Aug, 2016
An IT worker conned his colleagues and tag-rugby teammates out of nearly €8,000 by telling them he could get them tickets to a Conor McGregor fight.
Tue, 14 Jun, 2016
A pick-up in new business orders in March helped bring about a quickening in construction activity, after four straight months of slowing growth.
Mon, 13 Apr, 2015
In an act of defiance against hackers, one actress has taken matters into her own hands by posting nude photos of herself online.
Mon, 30 Mar, 2015
Brian Cuthbert saluted Donncha O’Connor last night on his instrumental role in turning this affair in Cork’s favour.
Mon, 16 Mar, 2015
If the adage “beware the ides of March” can be applied to Gaelic games, it must surely reflect the susceptibility of damaging an anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) during the month.
Wed, 04 Mar, 2015
Willie Mullins admits conditions at Leopardstown are "probably not ideal" for Hurricane Fly as he goes in search of a record fifth victory in tomorrow’s BHP Insurances Irish Champion Hurdle.
Sat, 24 Jan, 2015
Cromac Belle overcame a tough-looking draw to win the €7,000-to-the-winner Gain Dog Foods Christmas Oaks on Saturday night at Shelbourne Park. The bitch was most impressive from the inside box in the semi-finals, and a switch to the outside made little difference as she produced a similarly emphatic performance for Jim O’Kane, Belfast.
Mon, 29 Dec, 2014
The big issue among the music world’s chattering classes this week has been the announcement of Metallica’s headline slot at Glastonbury.
Fri, 30 May, 2014
There are three admirable horses a lot of punters will not want to touch with a forty foot pole the next time they appear, namely Sizing Europe, First Lieutenant and Long Run.
Sat, 09 Nov, 2013
Cork footballer Patrick Kelly is hoping to be back in action in time to play some part of his county’s Allianz Football League Division 1 campaign in 2014.
Thu, 03 Oct, 2013
The birds are pop-eyed with lust, the bulbs are reaching fleshy fingers above sodden earth.
Sun, 10 Feb, 2013
Swansea are on the verge of completing the signing of Gylfi Sigurdsson after a £6.8m transfer fee was accepted by Hoffenheim and the player agreed personal terms.
Mon, 28 May, 2012
With the Barclays Premier League season at an end, we look at how the title race between Manchester City and Manchester United unfolded month by month.
Mon, 14 May, 2012
Germany must accept its fate as the euro’s financial backstop or quit meddling in how indebted members revive their economies, one of Spain’s leading fund firms has said, in remarks likely to stoke fears of a Mediterranean backlash against austerity.
Thu, 19 Apr, 2012
Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany defiantly insists title-race nerves are not getting to his team-mates.
Sun, 01 Apr, 2012
Lawyers at Dublin District Court have asked a judge to dismiss the case of two Louth men accused of attacking a referee after the controversial 2010 Leinster football final because he has withdrawn his complaint.
Tue, 07 Feb, 2012
2011 began with the coutry in the grip of a big freeze. It ends with far more clement weather, but the business environment remains frosty.
Tue, 27 Dec, 2011
Cuba has published revolutionary Ernesto “Che” Guevara’s journal from the guerrilla campaign he fought with Fidel Castro.
Wed, 15 Jun, 2011
FEW counties have warmed to the underdogs status more than Fermanagh but their captain Barry Owens doesn’t find it as comforting right now.
Sat, 21 May, 2011
BINOCULAR will get the chance to erase the memory of last year’s no-show when he lines up in the stanjames.com Fighting Fifth Hurdle at Newbury today.
Sat, 27 Nov, 2010
THE Government is set to take a majority stake in Bank of Ireland as part of a projected €85 billion bailout of the banks, it was reported last night.
Wed, 24 Nov, 2010
Wolves manager Mick McCarthy has leapt to the defence of Roy Hodgson after the Fulham boss came under fire for fielding a weakened team at Hull last weekend.
Thu, 01 Apr, 2010