A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
From a French corvette in 1798, a very important visitor alighted to Co Donegal’s Rutland Island.
Mon, 04 Nov, 2019
Padraig Harrington finished up best of the Irish at the Porsche European Open in Hamburg today.
Sun, 08 Sep, 2019
Dublin is the sixth friendliest city in the world, according to a new survey.
Fri, 16 Aug, 2019
Regulators in the US and Europe are examining whether Google, Apple, and Amazon are violating privacy by employing human reviewers to listen to voice commands recorded by digital assistants.
Wed, 07 Aug, 2019
New Zealander Tim Price has topped the latest FEI world eventing rankings just days after winning the George Mernagh Memorial CCI4*-S at Tattersalls International Horse Trials in Co Meath, while Ireland’s Elizabeth Power has made a significant climb following her fourth-place finish in the Irish Field CCI4*-L at the same meeting.
Wed, 05 Jun, 2019
Ireland grabs its share of international attention this week with Tattersalls International Horse Trials getting underway in Co. Meath today and Mullingar hosting its two-star international show jumping meeting over the Bank Holiday weekend.
Wed, 29 May, 2019
When Shkodran Mustafi joined Arsenal, they went 19 games undefeated when he was in the starting XI.
Mon, 27 May, 2019
Tens of thousands of demonstrators opposed to right-wing populism and nationalism took to the streets in different European cities today, ahead of the European Parliament elections.
Sun, 19 May, 2019
CRIME and poverty rates in Cork, as well as waste management strategies, public transport and sustainability issues were among the indicators a €9bn German investment fund used, before deciding to spend €19m in a Cork city centre property investment, at the Webworks building.
Wed, 15 May, 2019
Sorting out Cork people for ages...
Fri, 12 Apr, 2019
Just when we think we’ve reached peak beard, the trend is showing no signs of slowing down.
Mon, 01 Apr, 2019
Two 'half mad' Limerick dads are to brave freezing temperatures in a Russian lake in the hope of earning a top place at the forthcoming ice swimming World Championships, run by the International Ice Swimming Association (IISA).
Mon, 11 Mar, 2019
Keira Knightley tellsabout her latest role in a little-known tale of post-war civilian life in Germany.
Tue, 05 Mar, 2019
The Aftermath sees Keira Knightley star as Rachael Morgan, the wife of a British colonel living in 1946 post-war Germany.
Mon, 04 Mar, 2019
Audrey's been sorting out Cork people for ages...
Fri, 01 Mar, 2019
The Dalata Hotel Group may make an earlier-than-planned move into continental Europe in order to test conditions ahead of a larger expansion drive in the coming years.
Tue, 26 Feb, 2019
Even a crash-out Brexit will be a children’s birthday party compared with what has been, and is being, suffered by the Palestinian people, writes
Thu, 07 Feb, 2019
Jackman garnered his first Academy Award® nomination, for Best Actor, for his performance in Tom Hooper’s Les Misérables.
Thu, 29 Nov, 2018
Richard McEvoy claimed his maiden European Tour title after a dramatic finish to the Porsche European Open in Hamburg.
Mon, 30 Jul, 2018
Here's what the fans thought.
Fri, 18 May, 2018
The foursome arrived in Dublin earlier in the week and judging by their social media accounts they’ve been loving every minute.
Thu, 17 May, 2018
The Mitsubishi Motors meeting at Badminton brought its usual mix of drama and a touch of controversy at the weekend, and, all things considered, it was a satisfactory event for Irish riders.
Wed, 09 May, 2018
The biggest cruise ship ever to visit Cork will arrive in Cobh on Sunday, coinciding with the town’s commemoration of the sinking of the Lusitania.
Fri, 04 May, 2018
Geoff Percival International hotel chain, Vienna House, is considering a move into the Irish market. It is taking on alternative accommodation providers, such as Airbnb.
Mon, 12 Mar, 2018
Like a man in a tuxedo on a nightclub dance floor, Nils Frahm stands bang on the border between contemporary classical music and electronica.
Mon, 05 Mar, 2018
Martin Schulz has quit as chairman of Germany's Social Democrats with immediate effect, saying it is time for a "renewal" of the centre-left party.
Tue, 13 Feb, 2018
Airbus announced the biggest commercial-plane transaction in its history, securing an order for single-aisle aircraft valued at nearly $50bn (€42.6bn) at the Dubai Air Show, outdoing Boeing’s own $20bn mega-deal,and report.
Thu, 16 Nov, 2017
Long-lasting Nivea body milk and other new products helped German skin care group Beiersdorf beat quarterly sales forecasts and raise its full-year target.
Fri, 27 Oct, 2017
A pair of wild boars have gone on the rampage and injured at least four people in the northern German town of Heide.
Fri, 20 Oct, 2017
Ireland’s Sam Bennett made it a hat-trick of wins at the Tour of Turkey with victory on stage three in Marmaris yesterday.
Fri, 13 Oct, 2017
A new law has come into force putting gay and lesbian couples on an equal legal footing with heterosexual couples.
Sun, 01 Oct, 2017
Furious Ryanair customers are bombarding the firm with complaints and questions following the latest batch of flight cancellations.
Thu, 28 Sep, 2017
Bernard Dunne, the Irish Athletic Boxing Association’s high-performance director, is unperturbed about a supposed talent drain from Irish boxing. Instead, he insists a fresh team are already on course for great things, writes.
Tue, 26 Sep, 2017
Volkswagen’s latest generation Polo has arrived. headed to Hamburg to try it out.
Sat, 23 Sep, 2017
She’s been sorting out Cork people for years - here’s Audrey’s latest musings.
Fri, 15 Sep, 2017
Bernard Dunne has hit out at the lack of coverage afforded to Joe Ward after the 23-year old captured his sixth major championship medal last week.
Wed, 06 Sep, 2017
Joe Ward’s quest for World Elite gold ended at the hands of a familiar foe in Hamburg, Germany on Saturday night, but the Westmeath southpaw reckons time is on his side.
Mon, 04 Sep, 2017
At this point they know each other like the back of each other’s backhands.
Sat, 02 Sep, 2017
Former World champion Michael Conlan and Olympic silver medallist Ken Egan are backing their ex-Irish team-mate Joe Ward to reach back-to-back World Elite light-heavy finals in Hamburg, Germany, tonight.
Fri, 01 Sep, 2017
Joe Ward is the only Irish boxer left standing at the AIBA World Elite Championships after cruising to within one win of a third successive medal at this level in Hamburg, Germany.
Tue, 29 Aug, 2017
Seán McComb believes he could be hitting form at the right time after getting Ireland back on track at the World Championships last night.
Sat, 26 Aug, 2017
Zaur Antia claims he has not set a minimum medals tally for Team Ireland at the World Championships, insisting the squad will maintain their “one-fight-at-a-time” approach to the competition.
Wed, 23 Aug, 2017