The Camogie Association launched the 2014 Liberty Insurance Championship with a new campaign: “Our game: your game”, that aims to bring the game to a wider audience. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

There’s all that throwing like a girl isn’t there? And it’s never on the telly? And yes they’re very good – for girls – but proper athletes? For ye(...)

  Radamel Falcao signed for Man Utd on a season long loan. Photograph: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire.

Radamel Falcao finally sealed a £6m season-long loan move to Manchester United at 1.30am this morning, in the transfer window’s most eye-catching deal(...)

 Antonio Sanabria (right) of AS Roma passes the ball past Luke Shaw (Manchester United). Shaw has been told by Louis van Gaal to get fit. Photograph: Bob Pearson/Epa

Manchester United have had to devise a special training programme to get Luke Shaw in shape for the start of the season.Shaw had a fortnight off afte(...)

Oisin Ryan and Ranga Vadhineni of Localmint
New Innovator: Localmint

Two years ago, Ranga Vadhineni needed to locate an out-of-hours pharmacy in a hurry when his son became very ill. He assumed the internet would be the(...)

Leinster players Sharon Lynch (left) and Fionnuala Gleeson at the announcement of the sponsorship deal

Fruit and vegetable supplier Donnelly is to sponsor Leinster women’s rugby for the next three years. The Co Dublin company will use the (...)

Former Irish Pensions Trust executive Alan Broxson: argued that while pension fund assets had continued growing, “the liabilities have been growing at an even faster rate”.

Poor investment returns are not one of the factors that have plunged large numbers of retirement funds in the Republic into crisis, according to one i(...)

Insurance giant Aon is to create 30 jobs in Dublin as it makes a “significant” investment in its innovation and analytics centre. The Aon Centre for (...)

Michael Carrick. Photograph:  Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

Manchester United trio Michael Carrick, Jonny Evans and Rafael were not involved as the team trained prior to their Champions League trip to Real Soc(...)

 David Moyes (right) and Phil Neville in their days at Everton. Photograph: David Davies/PA Wire

Manchester United have confirmed that Ryan Giggs is to take up a player-coaching role next season.It was already established Phil Neville is to become(...)

Pension trustees have seen their deficits widen in recent years, mainly owing to circumstances outside their control. Apart from retirees living longer, a low interest rate environment has the effect of increasing the present value of future liabilities. Falling stock markets have not helped either.

The discord between Ryanair and Aer Lingus is the latest in a series of problems facing large companies to focus shareholders on the growing pension d(...)