A 13-year-old boy who died after helping a friend from a river has been named locally as Oisín Quigley, a second year student at Maynooth Post Primary school (pictured). Image: Google Streetview.

Tributes have been paid to the 13-year-old boy who died after an incident in a river in Co Kildare on Tuesday evening. It is understood the teenager(...)

Run a bath and enjoy the atmosphere scented candles provide
Naturally.... Scented candles
  • Beauty
  • December 19, 2015, 05:00

Scented candles make great gifts, they dress up any room and they add an extra touch of luxury to a hot bath. There are some great Irish companies tu(...)

Dean Quigley, Kilmore SAC and captain of the Irish team, with a sea bream at the world championships in Portugal

A recent proposal from the EU Fisheries Commission on bass management across northern Europe calls for a complete angling ban in Ireland from next mo(...)

Northern Ireland First Minister Peter Robinson speaks about his decision to step down at Stormont Castle, November 19th, 2015. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

On the cobbles outside Belfast City Hall, views among locals on the decision of Peter Robinson to stand down as First Minister ranged from apathy, kin(...)

Fermanagh’s Sean Quigley hit 14 points against Amtrim in the qualifier clash at Brewster Park, seven of which came from play. Photograph:   Andrew Paton/Inpho/Presseye

Fermanagh 1-21 Antrim 0-11 They won’t get it so easy no matter who they play next weekend, but Fermanagh made short work of Antrim in Enniskill(...)

Armagh manager Kieran McGeeney: his side has more options at its disposal and also have greater recent experience of playing Croke Park. Photograph: Inpho

AFL Division Three finalFermanagh v Armagh, Croke Park, 7.15Armagh’s immediate return to Division Two was no great surprise but Fermanagh have done we(...)

 Jason Quigley will take on Lanny Dardar in Los Angeles on Friday night. Photograph: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images

Donegal’s Jason Quigley faces Lanny Dardar on Friday night in Los Angeles hoping to secure the fourth win of his professional career. The Quigley bout(...)

Cork’s Briege Corkery on the ball against Wexford in the All-Ireland  camogie championship semi-final replay at  Walsh Park, Waterford. Photograph: Inpho.
Cork progress to Camogie final

Cork 1-15 Wexford 0-8 Cork remain on course for a first All-Ireland senior camogie title since 2009 as they swept Wexford aside with a stunning second(...)

Fermanagh’s Marty O’Brien tussles with Antrim’s Thomas McCann during the Ulster championship clash at Brewster Park. Photo: Jonathan Porter/Inpho

ANTRIM 2-18 FERMANAGH 3-13 Jim McGuinness was sitting directly in front of the press box at Brewster Park, and in the end turned around to face us wi(...)

Aaron Green of Sligo celebrates scoring his side’s third goal with Joseph Ndo. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

ST PATRICK’S ATHLETIC 1 SLIGO ROVERS 5(Sligo win 7-1 on aggregate) (...)