Sport, as the old ‘healthy mind, healthy body’ adage tells us, is good for the brain. It can also instil focus and self-esteem in wayward youngsters. Photograph: Getty Images

(...) will subtract 30 minutes. Smoking four cigarettes will cut an hour from your time on Earth; five(...)

Dublin’s Dermot Connolly is grabbed by Donegal’s Neil McGee following an incident that resulted in a straight red card for Connolly. Photograph:  James Crombie/Inpho

(...) through the hands and to probe and find gaps.It mightn’t have mattered had Donegal not failed to take an(...)

Dublin’s digital heartland near Google’s offices on Barrow Street, Dublin 4.  Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Prosperity’s figures regarding how much money it would take to live in each city, for someone coming to(...)

Gavin Slark: “I left school not knowing what I wanted to do, and probably thought I could make it as a drummer.” Photograph: Dave Meehan

(...) control, and the banks and shareholders are on side. If you take everything else out and focus on just(...)

 Uefa president Michel Platini who announced yesterday he will not be running against Sepp Blatter for the Fifa presidency next year. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

(...) five years. He was, in any case, dismissive of his fellow countryman Jerome Champagne’s already(...)

Jonathan Wilson, Aaron Carey and Dane Carr, three of the successful Learning for Life scheme candidates, at the Guinness Storehouse. Photograph: Mark Stedman/Photocall Ireland

(...) exploitative of Diageo to take young, working-class people and train them for low-paid jobs in the hospitality(...)

Robin Gill with wife Sarah and the team of The Dairy, Clapham, London

(...) wife Sarah. Five months on, the couple, their business partner, and the rest of their team opened The(...)

Judy and Peter Skelly in their Costcutter shop in Virginia, Co Cavan. Photograph: Barry Cronin. 2:22

Department of Education in 1962 and it opened with 58 pupils. Today, renamed Virginia College, it can take(...)

Gary Hart is also meeting with representatives from the UK and Irish governments on his visit across the Atlantic. Photograph: Reuters

(...) a range of impasses, with the Democratic Unionist and Sinn Fein-led five-party mandatory coalition(...)

Relax and renew
  • People
  • August 28, 2014, 13:57

(...) business, but a retreat in Portugal next month promises to be a relaxing, renewing experience. The five(...)