Armagh’s Aaron Kernan in action against  Tyrone’s Peter Harte (right) during the 2012 Ulser Championship quarter-final. Photograph: Russell Pritchard / Inpho / Presseye

Armagh’s Aaron Kernan has announced his retirement from inter-county football.Only turning 31 in December, Kernan has been one of the game’s best wing(...)

Clare’s Pat Donnellan and John Conlon struggle for possession with Aidan Walsh of Cork in the Munster GAA championship semi-final. Photograph: Inpho

Cork dual player Aidan Walsh has announced that he will not continue to play football and hurling at intercounty level. The All-Ireland football medal(...)

‘A Nightingale Falling’: a film set during the War of Independence, featuring Tara Breathnach, Gerard McCarthy and Muireann Bird.

A Nightingale Falling, a new movie about the Irish War of Independence co-financed by veteran aviation businessman Gerry Burke, has signed up 7&(...)

Meath captain Kevin Reilly is tackled by Dublin’s Bernard Brogan in the recent one-sided Leinster football final in Croke Park. Meath now face a 5pm throw-in against Armagh on Saturday.

“Kevin Reilly respects Dublin but doesn’t fear them,” read the July 17th headline. Here’s as good a time as any for a follow-up from the Bettystown-ba(...)

Dr Edmund Farrell, former Irish Permanent Building Society chief executive, died earlier this week at the age of 67.

One-time Irish Permanent Building Society chief executive, Dr Edmund Farrell, died earlier this week at the age of 67 after a period of illness. Dr Fa(...)

 GPA chief executive Dessie Farrell: “Our games thrive on that parochial nature.  It’ll be a difficult model to break down.”

GAVIN CUMMISKEYThere is a rising belief that by 2054, at the latest, the GAA’s championship landscape will be Americanised. Small counties will amalga(...)

Boeing is just one of the aviation companies to welcome the Irish Stock Exchange’s new dedicated aviation finance exchange.  Photographer: SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg

The Irish Stock Exchange (ISE) has announced plans to create a specialist debt listing platform to enhance Ireland’s status as a global centre in avia(...)

Does it make sense to sell one of Ireland’s largest indigenous companies, Bord Gáis Energy (BGE), to a foreign multinational to repay a fraction of th(...)

Aercap’s share price surged by over 30 per cent in New York on the back of the news.

Irish- and Dutch-based aircraft leasing specialist Aercap is poised to become a global leader in the industry following the takeover of a rival owned (...)

Representatives of the three unions at the Rathcoole, Co Dublin-based company believe it is increasingly likely that its German parent will decide to close its plant – with the loss of 400 jobs – at a board meeting on Friday.

A dispute over redundancy payments at troubled aircraft maintenance specialist Lufthansa Technik is heading for the Labour Court after talks between(...)