Cathy O’Sullivan:  exciting time to be working in journalism

As anyone with even a passing interest in media will know, it’s a challenging time for the industry. As more people ditch newspapers, compan(...)

Rugby followers could not believe such a large man as Lomu could be so quick on his feet. Photograph: Eric Luke
Towering figure in New Zealand rugby
  • People
  • November 21, 2015, 01:00

Ellis Park, Johannesburg, on June 24th, 1995, was the setting for the most momentous rugby union match of all time: the World Cup final between South (...)

Former New Zealand rugby union international Jonah Lomu has died at the age of 40. Photograph: David Davies/PA Wire.

Jonah Lomu was one of a truly rare breed, a special talent who captured the imagination of fans of all sports across the globe. Within minutes of New (...)

ARI runs airport retail businesses in eight countries across North America, the Middle East and Asia as well as The Loop outlets in Dublin and Cork

Dublin Airport Authority’s global duty free arm, Aer Rianta International (ARI), and its partners, plan to spend close to $50 million (€46m) on upgr(...)

Workers at Auckland International Airport perform a haka in honour of the All Blacks, who returned to New Zealand with the Webb Ellis cup. Photograph: TVNZ/AFP/Getty Images

Thousands of fans turned out at Auckland airport yesterday to welcome home the World Cup-winning All Blacks. Ground crew for national carrier Air New (...)

Which is which? A bar window in Wellington displays the Australian (left), the All Blacks rugby team flag (centre) and the New Zealand flag (right) ahead of the Rugby World Cup final on Saturday. Photograph: Marty Melville/AFP/Getty Images.

It’s the final of the Rugby World Cup. Huge men from the southern hemisphere will run dementedly at one another while smaller men and women yell at th(...)

Niamh Dunne: I did things I never thought I’d do – a bungee swing in Queenstown, a skydive in Cairns, and scuba-diving in Koh Tao

It started with a two-month holiday. I was going to take a break, let my hair down, come back refreshed, press the restart button; get a new job, g(...)

The Rainbow Warrior was heading for the Mururoa Atoll in the south Pacific, where France was planning a series of nuclear tests. Photograph: Patrick Riviere/AFP/Getty Images

A French secret service frogman who took part in the operation to sink Greenpeace ship the Rainbow Warrior 30 years ago has spoken publicly for the fi(...)

Detail from ‘Boy with Flute’ by Paul Henry

Two drawings by artist Paul Henry – one previously unknown – which have been in a private collection in New Zealand for over 70 years have been ret(...)

 Performers at the Galway International Arts Festival. File photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

The old cliché of the welcoming Irish has been reinforced by a new travel survey which places three of our cities in the top four for global friendlin(...)