A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Thankfully, a generation in our country has no lived memory of these atrocities — however we must remember what happened and educate ourselves
Tue, 18 Feb, 2020
The deal will keep him with Ulster until the end of the 2022/23 season.
Thu, 06 Feb, 2020
The next meeting of the beef taskforce will take place on Monday, January 9, with Irish and UK retailers invited to participate to discuss market trends and requirements, specifically bonus criteria currently applied to Irish beef cattle prices.
Thu, 02 Jan, 2020
The Irish economy has enjoyed a very positive 2019. Here is a selection of people who start 2020 in challenging new roles.
Sat, 21 Dec, 2019
The sport’s governing body wanted to revamp rugby’s global calendar with the introduction of a new competition for the top 12 teams from both the northern and southern hemispheres.
Tue, 05 Nov, 2019
While trips from Britian to Ireland dropped by just over 1%, trips from people coming from the rest of Europe, North America and other parts of the world all increased, according to figures released by the CSO.
Thu, 25 Jul, 2019
In a joint statement last night, both governments referred to its previous communique of April 26 and the “new phase of political talks in Northern Ireland”.
Mon, 03 Jun, 2019
When the Irish senior women’s hockey team play it’s like watching a well choreographed, free-flowing dance.
Wed, 29 May, 2019
Ulster centre Darren Cave has announced his decision to retire at the end of the season.
Wed, 03 Apr, 2019
Declan Lavery has had his 10-day riding ban quashed following an appeal heard by an independent disciplinary panel at the headquarters of the British Horseracing Authority on Thursday.
Thu, 21 Mar, 2019
Fine Gael have set up a dedicated group to increase the party’s presence in Northern Ireland. Taoiseach Leo Varadkar announced the establishment of the Northern Ireland engagement group at a meeting of the Fine Gael party last night.
Thu, 07 Mar, 2019
Earth may be decades away from a climatic tipping point that triggers runaway global warming and threatens the future of humanity, scientists have warned.
Wed, 08 Aug, 2018
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Tue, 03 Jul, 2018
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said he will not accept any land border on the island of Ireland after Brexit.
Thu, 28 Jun, 2018
There are many names for the sea gypsies of the southern island of Davao in the Philippines: Badjao, Samal Badjau, or Bayao to mention but a few.
Thu, 07 Jun, 2018
Last week, a leading official in the IAAF, the world governing body for athletics, indicated that in the future athletics would probably introduce a third category of classification – male, female, and intersex. This got me thinking on other aspects of sport that might change in the next two decades or so, writes.
Thu, 10 May, 2018
It would be a "retrograde step" if a consultation on legacy issues in Northern Ireland fails to consider a statute of limitations for those involved on both sides of the conflict, a senior Tory MP has said.
Thu, 03 May, 2018
A former police officer accused of being one of California's most feared serial killers and rapists in the 1970s and 80s has been charged with eight counts of murder.
Thu, 26 Apr, 2018
A planning accolade awarded to Derry is deserved recognition for efforts to regenerate and reunify the city, the organisers have said.
Wed, 15 Nov, 2017
Suspected Islamic State militants on Sunday attacked six checkpoints in the turbulent north of Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, killing six soldiers and wounding 37.
Sun, 15 Oct, 2017
Gerry Adams has given the Taoiseach some “friendly advice” in the Dáil, claiming he has already fallen into the “Enda Kenny trap” just four months into his tenure.
Thu, 05 Oct, 2017
Hard investment is needed to equip Ireland for the future, writes
Mon, 02 Oct, 2017
American aircraft manufacturer Boeing is refusing to back down in a bitter aerospace trade dispute which could financially devastate one of the North's biggest employers.
Tue, 12 Sep, 2017
Thirty Pacific salmon have been found in nine Irish river systems since the first one was recorded in late June.
Mon, 14 Aug, 2017
A recent finding by the Advertising Standards Authority in Northern Ireland has upheld the claim that the pro-life laws there have saved 100,000 lives since 1967.
Sat, 12 Aug, 2017
Wildfires raging through the French Riviera have forced holidaymakers to flee as parts of the region including campsites were evacuated.
Wed, 26 Jul, 2017
Female Islamic State militants are using children as human shields as the extremist group defends its last corner of Mosul's Old City against Iraqi troops, the military has said.
Thu, 06 Jul, 2017
A man who is not mentally ill but whose behaviour is “violent and challenging” must remain inappropriately detained in a ward of chronically mentally ill patients because there is no suitable place here to address his needs, the president of the High Court has said.
Wed, 28 Jun, 2017
The Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and his new Cabinet are spending their first full day in office after receiving their seals of office last night.
Thu, 15 Jun, 2017
Sustainable water management mus be at the very top of the political agenda, said European Agriculture and Rural Development Commissioner Phil Hogan.
Mon, 29 May, 2017
Tourism in the Republic has been hit by the Brexit slump in sterling which has reduced spending from the North and cut visitor numbers crossing the Irish Sea from Britain, an official survey suggests.
Fri, 26 May, 2017
A suicide bomber drove a bin lorry packed with explosives into a security checkpoint outside a police building in northern Sinai, killing at least nine and wounding 10 people, Egyptian officials said.
Mon, 09 Jan, 2017
Thu, 24 Nov, 2016
A woman has been seriously injured after she was dragged through the streets of a northern German town behind a car with a cord tied around her neck.
Mon, 21 Nov, 2016
Northern Ireland's Equality Commission needs to take a long look at itself and stop favouring the "metropolitan liberal elite definition" of equality, Stormont's First Minister has said.
Thu, 27 Oct, 2016
Tue, 02 Aug, 2016
A police officer in the North has been disciplined after a complaints watchdog found he did "virtually nothing" for almost a year to investigate a serious assault on a schoolboy.
Thu, 28 Jul, 2016
At least 12 people have died after a suicide bomber attacked a security checkpoint in northern Baghdad on Sunday, Iraqi officials said.
Sun, 24 Jul, 2016
Finance Minister Michael Noonan has been urged to publish an independent report into state property body Nama as soon as he is given it next week, amid fears it could be shelved until the autumn.
Fri, 22 Jul, 2016
After suffering for years with Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Zoe Salmon-Corrie found relief by taking over-the-counter probiotics.
Fri, 22 Jul, 2016
Taoiseach Enda Kenny has flatly rejected claims he is set to establish a commission of inquiry into state property group Nama, insisting that reports of the move are “utterly speculative” and “there is no investigation taking place”.
Thu, 21 Jul, 2016
Ross Gaynor has always let his football do the talking, even if sometimes it has landed him in trouble.
Thu, 07 Jul, 2016