Mirjana Lucic-Baroni of Croatia celebrates after beating Simona Halep of Romania during their women’s singles match at the French Open  in Paris. Photo: Vincent Kessler/Reuters

(...) and leaving her stranded with flat, precise groundstrokes to win 7-5, 6-1. Lucic-Baroni might not get(...)

Catherine McCann with President Michael D Higgins at the handover to the State of  Shekina Sculpture Garden

(...) immediately as well as a small flat. I never regretted that decision, neither did I regret my time as a sister(...)

Ryanair’s results – with full-year profit  rising 66 per cent to €867 million – sent the stock soaring by as much as 8 per cent, with shares closing up 5 per cent at €11.40. Photograph: Josep Lago/AFP/Getty Images

(...) banks was quiet. Bank of Ireland closed flat on the day at €0.36, while Permanent TSB fell by 5 cent or(...)

Gemma Doorly and Karl Shiels in Being Norwegian

(...), living alone in a new flat that grumbles with packing boxes. She is gracious and pretty as a picture. He(...)

Claire-Louise Bennett: in contrast to literature’s integral social dimension, the act of writing itself is almost entirely antisocial. It’s true, writing is a gloriously solitudinous place. And it was there, in that zone, I wanted to sink, without succumbing to the pull of narrative drive, which is always more or less in reach, like a ghastly, bedevilling, rudder. Photograph: Conor Horgan

(...) found stunning and peculiar. Moths, pylons, flat grass, porcelain, wind, lace, ear drums, hexagons(...)

Crimestoppers has appealed for information on the murder of farmer John Cusack, which happened on his farm in Co Limerick nearly 20 years ago.

Cusack had been seen last by his daughter two days previously when he dropped her off at her flat in(...)

(...)’s revenue was flat, with the first quarter of the year traditionally a quieter period following winter(...)

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(...) a flat matte, and you will find that, although the formulation is extremely liquid, it only takes a(...)

Zawraq ridden by Pat Smullen comes home to win the Leopardstown 2,000 Guineas Trial Stakes in April ahead of Endless Drama, which finished second in the Irish Guineas at the weekend. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Dermot Weld describes Zawraq’s stamina as a “million dollar question” going into next week’s Epsom Derby, but a positive answer in racing’s ‘blue-rib(...)

‘Our first instinct when confronted with anything out of the ordinary is to take out our phone and create a small, 2D, digital representation. The default way, as a tourist, to experience iconic buildings and sights is to take a photo. Doing so has become more important that actually experiencing it directly.’  Photograph: Getty Images

(...) it to a flat, moving image, we lose the opportunity to live it with as much awareness and intensity(...)