Thomas Clarke as an infant with his family and a tribesman in the Cape of Good Hope.

A photograph of Thomas Clarke – the first signatory of the 1916 Proclamation – as a baby in Africa in 1859 has come to light. The image shows one of(...)

Armagh’s Jamie Clarke celebrates scoring a point against Roscommon. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Roscommon 1-12 Armagh 1-17: Armagh were always in control in seeing off Roscommon’s challenge at Dr Hyde Park in the third round of the football quali(...)

Kildare’s Niall O’Muineachain lifts The Christy Ring Cup after victory over Kerry. Photograph: Inpho

Christy Ring Cup final Kildare 4-22 Kerry 2-22 Nicky Rackard Cup final Tyrone 1-17 Fingal 1-16 Lory Meagher Cup Longford 3-18 Ferm’agh(...)

Device to warn on ice hazards. Photograph: Alan Betson

Ambition was in plentiful supply at the RDS as the BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition got under way yesterday. “We want to save lives,” s(...)

St Loman’s (Westmeath) 1-11 Old Leighlin (Carlow) 1-10: Newly-crowned Westmeath champions after a 50-year gap, St Loman’s, Mullingar marked their deb(...)

Antrim’s Karl O’Kane and Saul McCaughan celebrate with the trophy. Photograph: Inpho

ANTRIM 2-20 DOWN 1-12: Antrim romped to the Ulster minor hurling title on Sunday, despite losing midfielder Ryan McCambridge to a straight red card in(...)

Down’s Johnny McCusker evades the challenge of Derry’s Ruairí McCloskey. Photograph: Matt Mackey/Inpho/Pressye

Down survived a Derry onslaught in the second-half to earn a replay in yesterday’s Ulster hurling semi-final in the Athletic Grounds.Even though Derry(...)