A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
EU farmers could face €2bn in increased costs if the European Commission approves provisional anti-dumping duties on liquid nitrogen fertiliser imports, warn Copa and Cogeca.
Tue, 26 Mar, 2019
The Government has been urged, by a gas exploration company active in Irish waters, to clarify its long-term position on offshore drilling or risk losing inward investment.
Wed, 20 Mar, 2019
Jordan Peele follows up ‘Get Out’ with the horror ‘Us’, about a family terrified by their doppelgangers, writes
Wed, 20 Mar, 2019
Providence Resources’ much-anticipated, multi-well drilling programme at its Barryroe field off the Cork coast has been delayed.
Sat, 01 Dec, 2018
There was a time when the stinginess of the Scottish Rugby Union knew no bounds, when players were given one pair of socks per year and instructions to hand them back with the rest of the kit at the end of the season, writes.
Thu, 01 Nov, 2018
Irish-focused exploration company Predator Oil and Gas is set to raise £1.3m (€1.5m) by floating on the London Stock Exchange, ahead of developing various prospects it holds off the coasts of Ireland and Trinidad in the Caribbean.
Wed, 23 May, 2018
Cork Life Centre, 95% staffed by volunteers, is not focused on the ‘points race’. The students, reap the benefits, writes
Mon, 13 Nov, 2017
Mon, 27 Jun, 2016
Right at the height of his global fame, Billy Ocean walked away from the music business, preferring to spend time with his family. He tellswhy he did it
Mon, 30 May, 2016
Britain’s largest energy supplier Centrica has raised £700m (€889m) in a surprise share sale to pay off debt and protect its credit rating after being hit by weak energy prices and tough retail market competition.
Sat, 07 May, 2016
Fri, 22 Apr, 2016
Fri, 04 Dec, 2015
Thu, 03 Dec, 2015
Trafigura disclosed $4.3bn (€3.98bn) in oil-related payments to governments in 2013, as part of increased transparency by the third-largest independent oil trader.
Tue, 17 Nov, 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
Europe’s attempts to clean up tax evasion and money laundering took a step forward yesterday when an international task group said that Austria — a eurozone nation that was until recently falling short —was almost fully compliant with new international standards.
Tue, 04 Aug, 2015
A businessman who was indicted by US authorities in connection to the Fifa corruption case has turned himself in to Italian police.
Wed, 10 Jun, 2015
The $10m sent from FIFA to Jack Warner never appeared in the annual accounts of the Caribbean Football Union (CFU) and nor did FIFA track the money to ensure it had been invested correctly, it can be disclosed.
Tue, 09 Jun, 2015
Jack Warner’s legal battle against extradition to the United States on corruption charges could ’possibly last years’ and even end up being heard by the Privy Council, the Attorney General of Trinidad has said.
Mon, 08 Jun, 2015
Qatar World Cup organisers insist the crisis at FIFA will not affect their preparations for the tournament in 2022.
Thu, 04 Jun, 2015
Low-paid public servants could be as much as €2,000 better off by the end of 2017, former Fifa vice president Jack Warner left jail in an ambulance, what will the Marriage Referendum mean for children and schools and the top 10 hot trends of the 2015 Championship.
Fri, 29 May, 2015
FIFA was plunged into crisis on Wednesday morning after Swiss authorities made early-morning arrests of six football officials and opened separate criminal proceedings over the awarding of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups.
Wed, 27 May, 2015
My dad trained for the priesthood; at 18, he dispatched himself from Blackrock College to Trinidad where he was a seminarian for three years with the Holy Ghost fathers.
Sat, 16 May, 2015
Calexico mix a myriad of influences but it all just seems to make sense, writes
Wed, 29 Apr, 2015
Cricket Ireland are “hopeful” a new national team coach will be in place for the showpiece one-day international against England at Malahide on May 8.
Thu, 16 Apr, 2015
joined an international crew circumnavigating the island of Cuba.
Sat, 24 Jan, 2015
Qatar have been cleared to host the 2022 World Cup after FIFA’s ethics committee’s investigation into bidding but there is severe embarrassment for England over their bid for the 2018 tournament.
Thu, 13 Nov, 2014
It was a warm gesture on a chilly night when Vladimir Putin wrapped a shawl around the wife of Xi Jinping while the Chinese president chatted with Barack Obama.
Wed, 12 Nov, 2014
UCC students are banding together for a world record attempt — in a hula-hoop challenge.
Mon, 10 Nov, 2014
A voluntary centre which helps keep marginalised and vulnerable teenagers in education is facing closure over a funding crisis.
Thu, 18 Sep, 2014
1. Originally carnival was just a small street party to bring neighbours of the (then) deprived area of Notting Hill together.
Tue, 26 Aug, 2014
Roy Keane’s appointment as assistant manager to Paul Lambert at Aston Villa looks likely to fail, according to his former Manchester United team-mate Dwight Yorke.
Thu, 03 Jul, 2014
Nicki Minaj wants to get married in a hot tub.
Fri, 18 Apr, 2014
Former Fifa vice-president Jack Warner has dismissed the latest allegations against him as “foolishness” and insists there is a witch hunt against Qatar.
Wed, 19 Mar, 2014
An adult entertainer has claimed an amateur Irish DJ is an internet troll who emailed her with rape threats.
Wed, 15 Jan, 2014
Have you ever wondered which country has the largest amount of gold reserves or how Ireland's youth unemployment rate compares with the rest of the world?
Thu, 02 Jan, 2014
A Trinidadian woman caught smuggling cocaine into Dublin to raise money to treat her seriously ill son has been sentenced to six years in prison with five suspended.
Tue, 08 Oct, 2013
Acclaimed tenor Ronald Samm describes Orpheus, in which he plays the lead role, as “a loving and stately opera”.
Mon, 16 Sep, 2013
Athletics Ireland chairman of High Performance Ray Flynn described Robert Heffernan’s victory in the 50km race walk as the “best day of my athletics life” and that the main message of the Corkman’s performance was to “the athletes themselves.”
Fri, 16 Aug, 2013
Nearly 60,000 people living overseas claim Irish welfare payments from destinations as far flung as the Cayman Islands, Iran and Morocco.
Sun, 07 Jul, 2013
An Irish citizen and two Britons are among 16 tourists injured when their bus overturned on a road in Cuba.
Sat, 06 Jul, 2013