Carlow’s Seán Gannon: kicked three superb points from play against Waterford at  Fraher Field. Photograph: Inpho

Waterford 0-9 Carlow 0-11 Carlow turned around a five-point half-time deficit to take a spectacular win at Fraher Field against a Waterford s(...)

Seán Gannon led Carlow’s second-half revival in the Allianz League Division Four game against Waterford at Fraher Field. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Waterford 0-9 Carlow 0-11Carlow turned around a five-point half-time deficit to take a spectacular win at Fraher Field against a Waterford side whose (...)

New side of Leo Varadkar: the Fine Gael TD told Miriam O’Callaghan on RTÉ last weekend that he’s gay. Illustration: Dearbhla Kelly
Who is Leo Varadkar?

Last Sunday, on the morning of his 36th birthday, Leo Varadkar posed on the steps of the RTÉ Radio Centre, a bottle of water in hand, deep, tired c(...)

Kilcormac Killoughey 2-13 Shelmaliers 0-18 A final surge and glorious point from Cillian Kiely 30 seconds from the end of extra-time gave Ki(...)

Billy Bragg; Deborah Blacoe, Philip Chevron’s sister; and Mountjoy campus governor Brian Murphy pictured as Chevron’s guitars were donated to Mountjoy Prison.  Photograph: Aidan Oliver

Three of the most prized guitars from the late Philip Chevron’s collection were yesterday bequeathed to the inmates of Mountjoy Prison in the first mo(...)

Brian  Murphy wILL take up the role as the new Mountjoy Prison campus governor on September 1st, succeeding Edward Whelan who retires at the month’s end. Photograph: David Sleator

The current director of operations in the Irish Prison Service, Brian Murphy has been named as the next governor of Mountjoy Prison. Minister for Just(...)

Ireland’s Richard Morrissey, Thomas Barr, Brian Murphy and Brian Gregan  celebrate setting a 4x4oom relay national record and  qualifying for Sunday’s final. Photograph: Morgan Treacy / Inpho

Thomas Barr may have missed a place in his hurdles final but he delivered a terrific run over the 400 metres flat to anchor Ireland’s place in the Eur(...)

A 23-year-old man using body building steroids went beserk when he combined them with drink and drugs and attacked his girlfriend almost strangling her to death, a court has heard

A 23-year-old man using body building steroids went beserk when he combined them with drink and drugs and attacked his girlfriend almost strangling he(...)

A section of the crowd at Cork versus Kerry in the 1976 Munster football final.

It could only have been conceived in Cork and in the decades since it has come to embody all of the charms and peculiarities of that county. The ov(...)

A voting arrangement involving Fine Gael, Fianna Fáil and the Green party has seen  Fine Gael’s Marie Baker elected to the chair of Dún Laoghaire Rathdown Council - her second time to hold the position. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Fine Gael councillors have taken the positions of cathaoirleach and leas cathaoirleach in Dún Laoghaire Rathdown. A voting arrangement involving Fine (...)