Dublin Manager Dessie Farrell has a  formidable looking side as they prepare to take on Tipperary in Tullamore. Photograph: Inpho

After making a grand total of five Munster under-21 finals in the first 44 years of the competition, Tipperary have been in seven of the last nine. Th(...)

Dutch Supertrawler ‘Annelies Ilena’. It was among a fleet of Dutch vessels working some 100 nautical miles northwest of Tory Island when approached by a joint Naval Service/Sea Fisheries Protection Agency patrol on November 22nd, 2013.

The 922nd boarding by a Naval Service fishery patrol in 2013 could have been a routine affair, but for the vessel’s size and history.The 144-metre Dut(...)

Úna Molloy works as an artist manager, booking agent, tour manager and event producer. She runs the music agency Turning Pirate and is based in Dublin. Photograph: Conor Molloy

Úna Molloy works as an artist manager, booking agent, tour manager and event producer. She runs the music agency Turning Pirate and is based in Dub(...)

Two men charged with an alleged kidnapping involving the robbery of €2.2m can be re-tried, the Supreme Court has ruled. Photograph: Thinkstockphoto

Two men charged with an alleged kidnapping involving the robbery of €2.2m can be re-tried, the Supreme Court has ruled.David Byrne (42), Old Brazil Wa(...)

Taxi-driver Emmet Fay leaving the Four Courts  after deciding not to proceed with his Civil Court action for damages.  Photograph: Courts Collins

Taxi-driver Emmet Fay, who had claimed €38,000 damages for injuries he received in a hit-and-run incident almost five years ago, has agreed to a judge(...)

Looking ahead: The obvious release valve on price pressure will be the construction of new homes in desirable areas in 2015

The new year brings with it fresh speculation as to how the property market will perform in 2015. But if anything was learned last year, it’s that (...)

Dublin’s Eric Lowndes gets away from  Gavin Burke of Dubs Stars during the annual challenge game at Parnells GAA Club. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Dublin 2-21 Dubs Stars 1-11 Dublin football manager Jim Gavin has accused the GAA of being ‘short-sighted’ with regard to proposed cuts in (...)

David Byrne: one of the few musicians still fighting the fight on behalf of musicians

One of the most important voices is usually missing from any of the ongoing debates about the music business. Be it the chatter around streaming ro(...)

Ed Byrne and Glen Reid, co-founders of So Sell It, with Minister for Jobs  Richard Bruton announcing that the Dublin-based start-up is expanding into the UK

Irish start-up So Sell It, which allows users to buy, swap, sell and get direct offers for their goods online, has expanded its operations into the UK(...)

Top row: Rory Gallagher, Public Enemy and David Bowie; bottom row: John Coltrane, The Rolling Stones and Aretha Franklin. Photographs: Fin Costello/Redferns, Suzie Gibbons/Redferns, Richard E Aaron/Redferns, Gai Terrell/Redferns and Estate of Keith Morris/Redferns, all via Getty Images

Every minute of the day more than 100 hours of video is uploaded to YouTube. It’s an inventory that will include a huge swathe of this, that and th(...)