Tipperary’s Colin O’Riordan first impressed as an Under-16 on the Tipperary All-Ireland winning minor team of 2011. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Tipperary and Kilkenny could each have a first AFL rookie if all goes well for Colin O’Riordan and Darragh Joyce at this week’s NAB AFL Draft Combine.(...)

The mother of two stabbed the man on Aston Quay in Dublin with a mini steak knife in July 2013. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A Dublin mother of two has been jailed for three years for an assault in which she stabbed a man in the stomach with a mini steak knife. Natasha Glees(...)

Brian Vaughan of Vocavio: “We knew the results of some of our experiments were interesting and decided to investigate how they might be practically applied in a sector where communication is key, namely aviation.”
New Innovators: Vocavio

Brian Vaughan specialises in emotional speech analysis and has turned his skill into a new business. Vocavio was set up in late 2013 and provides simu(...)

Mayo’s Tommy Conroy scores the first goal of the All-Ireland Minor Championship Final against Tyrone at Croke Park. Photograph:  Donall Farmer/Inpho

Mayo 2-13 Tyrone 1-13: Mayo completed the first half of what they hope will be an All-Ireland double as the county minor team held off a fightback fro(...)

Liam Irwin could be the decisive forward for Mayo against Tyrone.  Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

In 2008 these counties produced a minor final of such equal intensity that second helpings were required.The replay was an even better spectacle with (...)