A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
An army of counters has just visited all known haunts of migrant swans in Ireland. The surveyors were are participating in the International Swan Census, held every five years.
Sun, 02 Feb, 2020
Cork got their Littlewoods Ireland Division One camogie league campaign off to a winning start at Páirc Uí Chaoimh.
Sat, 01 Feb, 2020
Working outside in your front garden can help people meet and encourage neighbours to become friends, says.
Wed, 29 Jan, 2020
Tullow Oil shares fell by almost 16% after the company warned of a likely $1.5bn (€1.3bn) financial hit to its 2019 figures due to a lower oil price forecast and a reduction in reserves at one of its flagship fields offshore Ghana.
Wed, 15 Jan, 2020
Connections of Envoi Allen are not ruling out a tilt at the Unibet Champion Hurdle following his latest triumph at Naas.
Tue, 07 Jan, 2020
Envoi Allen maintained his unbeaten record with a stylish display in the Lawlor’s Of Naas Novice Hurdle yesterday.
Mon, 06 Jan, 2020
In difficult conditions at Páirc Uí Rinn on Saturday night, St Finbarr’s claimed the Cork County U21 Premier 2 HC title with a 2-11 to 2-10 win over Bride Rovers.
Sun, 15 Dec, 2019
Tullow Oil’s acting chief has said the company is open to takeover offers in light of its shares plummeting by nearly 72% on it cutting its production outlook, suspending dividend payments, and parting company with its CEO and exploration director.
Mon, 09 Dec, 2019
If there was anything more striking than Japan’s performance on the field on Saturday in Shizuoka, then it was the conduct of their players and coaches off it after they had electrified a nation and a tournament that is already a success because of their win against Ireland.
Mon, 30 Sep, 2019
You never know when you might come back to your journals throughout your life, says author Alyss Thomas, who’s just published a book on journalling. She talks to
Thu, 05 Sep, 2019
Seven years ago, a horse sporting the famous green, pink, and white silks of Khalid Abdullah rocked up at York for the penultimate start of a flawless career.
Wed, 21 Aug, 2019
Even collectors on a budget will find much to interest them at Christie’s auction, says.
Fri, 16 Aug, 2019
Convicted killer Frederick 'Freddie' Thompson has brought a High Court challenge over what he claims is the " extremely oppressive" and the "severe" regime he is being subjected to at Portlaoise Prison.
Thu, 08 Aug, 2019
Andy Moran kicked two injury-time points to ensure his Mayo side sealed a place in the All-Ireland semi-finals as they withheld any notions of Donegal comeback.
Sat, 03 Aug, 2019
An improbable career-best knock of 92 from nightwatchman Jack Leach underpinned England’s fightback against Ireland at Lord’s but the visitors remained in the hunt for one of Test cricket’s biggest upsets.
Fri, 26 Jul, 2019
Camogie star Ashling Thompson has said she is ready to move on from the difficulties of the court case that has dominated her life for the last 18 months.
Sun, 21 Jul, 2019
Payments to those injured during the Troubles should be tiered depending on how badly hurt they are, the victims' commissioner said.
Wed, 17 Jul, 2019
Donegal were 9-point winners against Meath at the sun-kissed Ballybofey, although the scoreboard only tells half the story of a gripping contest.
Sun, 14 Jul, 2019
The acclaimed Irish writer’s first novel, ‘The Country Girls’, from 1960, was banned and burned in Ireland, but she has lived undaunted ever since and is still writing
Sat, 13 Jul, 2019
Robert Lynch was one of two men who attacked a man in his taxi after he had picked them up in a garage forecourt.
Fri, 12 Jul, 2019
All-Star camogie player Ashling Thompson avoided criminal convictions for assaulting two young women at a nightclub in Cork on her undertaking to pay €6,000 to family refuge charities and to cover witness expenses.
Tue, 25 Jun, 2019
Four consultant obstetricians at St Luke’s Hospital, Kilkenny, among them an anti-abortion campaigner, have written to GPs in the region to advise that termination services are not available in the hospital.
Sat, 22 Jun, 2019
Ronan O'Gara's Crusaders powered past NZ rivals the Highlanders 38-14 Friday to storm into the Super Rugby semi-finals and continue their drive to a third consecutive title.
Fri, 21 Jun, 2019
GAA All-Star camogie player Ashling Thompson pleaded guilty to assaulting a second woman at a nightclub in Cork.
Tue, 18 Jun, 2019
We can overcome with historical unification of mankind
Mon, 17 Jun, 2019
Donegal wriggled free of Fermanagh’s blanket of stubborn defensive resistance to find the spaces at a claustrophobic Brewster Park and pick off sublime second half scores on their way to the Ulster SFC semi-finals.
Sun, 26 May, 2019
A man previously jailed for damaging a €10m Monet painting must wait to hear the outcome of an appeal against his conviction for handling another artwork stolen from a stately home.
Thu, 16 May, 2019
GAA All-Star camogie player Ashling Thompson has admitted that she assaulted another woman at a nightclub by elbowing her in the jaw.
Wed, 01 May, 2019
Emergency medical abortion has embedded well in the community and the typical woman seeking the service has a family that is complete.
Thu, 11 Apr, 2019
A Dublin man who was arrested with a loaded gun in Dublin’s north inner city was “an important and trusted member” of an organised crime gang, the non-jury Special Criminal Court has heard.
Tue, 09 Apr, 2019
Liam Heylin One of the two young women alleging that GAA All-Star Camogie player Ashling Thompson assaulted her in a nightclub has told gardaí she will not be able to attend for the case on May 1 because she is in Dubai.
Thu, 04 Apr, 2019
An investigation involving counter-terrorism officers has been launched after four mosques had their windows smashed with a sledgehammer overnight.
Thu, 21 Mar, 2019
Today is International Women’s Day. It is a day to be happy and rejoice. We can decide to be either depressed or encouraged at the general state of gender equality, so let’s choose the latter.
Fri, 08 Mar, 2019
Footballer Michael Murphy showed, on his television appearance on ‘The Toughest Trade’, that he possesses the attitude of a full-time sportsman. On Saturday, his manager with Donegal praised that mindset.
Mon, 04 Mar, 2019
Tipperary knew the implications of defeat here. Injury-ravaged and with only one point from a possible six, not to mention upcoming trips to Armagh and Newbridge, relegation to Division 3 would have been near unavoidable.
Mon, 11 Feb, 2019
Apple has apologised for a bug that allowed eavesdropping on iPhone devices through the FaceTime app and pledged to offer an update that will fix the issue next week.
Fri, 01 Feb, 2019
Want a relaxed Christmas party look? Then incorporate athleisure into your festive wardrobe, writes
Mon, 17 Dec, 2018
The option of contracting commercial scanning clinics to provide an ultrasound service to women seeking an abortion, under proposed new legislation, is being considered.
Mon, 15 Oct, 2018
Galway denied Cork their fourth consecutive All-Ireland minor title at the Gaelic Grounds yesterday.
Mon, 16 Jul, 2018
Judges at the Special Criminal Court have said they will not now deliver a verdict in the case of Frederick ‘Freddie’ Thompson, who is accused of the murder of David Douglas, until October.
Mon, 02 Jul, 2018
My expectation that Fermanagh would make things horrible for Donegal in yesterday’s Ulster final never materialised. Perhaps I hadn’t factored in how much of an occasion this was for the Fermanagh players.
Mon, 25 Jun, 2018