Simon Coveney watches as Taoiseach Enda Kenny pins a ‘Yes’ badge onto Health Minister, Leo Varadkar. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins.

Arguments put forward by the No side in the same-sex marriage referendum have been described as “bogus” by Fine Gael’s director of elections Simon Cov(...)

Paul O’Connell celebrates a try on his Ireland debut against Wales in the  2002 Six Nations. Photograph: INPHO/Allsport

February 3rd, 2002. Laid out after attempting to tackle Welsh secondrow Craig Quinnell, a red-haired man in a navy scrum cap lies prone atop the blue (...)

Former Munster and Ireland hooker Frankie Sheahan. Photographs: Eric Luke; Dan Sheridan, Inpho

Anyone who has ever played sports competitively knows that feeling when your heart starts beating faster than usual. It’s usually a sign that you’ve g(...)

Joey and Frankie Sheahan arriving at the Four Courts earlier this year  for a High Court action. Photograph: Collins Courts

Former Irish rugby star Frankie Sheahan and his business partner brother, Joseph, have lost their High Court challenge against Bank of Ireland taking(...)

Lions supporters cheer during the first Test. The atmosphere throughout the game was like a carnival . Photograph: Mark Kolbe/Getty Images

On a Lions Tour, it’s not just about the players on the field. It’s about the big crowd of eejits that follow the team around, people from all four co(...)

A legal dispute concerning whether Bank of Ireland was entitled to appoint receivers over 17 properties of former Irish rugby star Frankie Sheahan and(...)

Ms Justice Mary Laffoy heard there was an intention to bring forward legislation on repairing the law on repossessions, but it had not yet been drafted. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Legislation promised by Government by the end of this month to repair the law on repossessions has not yet been drafted, the High Court was told ye(...)