The four-storey building opposite the Mont Clare Hotel on Merrion Square and Clare Street in Dublin 2

A landmark Georgian building at the corner of Merrion Square and Clare Street in Dublin 2, sold at the depths of the property crash three years ago at(...)

Clare’s Tony Kelly celebrates a score agains Wexford last Saturday. The reigning Hurler of the Year is included  in a strong home U-21  team  against Tipperary in Ennis. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

It may or may not be ideal timing but Clare get the chance to move on from the surrendering of their All-Ireland senior title this evening when their (...)

Leinster’s Mike McCarthy will captain the Emerging Ireland squad at the IRB  Nations Cup in June. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Five full internationals have been named in a 26-strong Emerging Ireland squad for the three game IRB Nations Cup in Romania in mid-June.Connacht’s Da(...)

Andrew Trimble scores Ireland’s second try against France in Paris. “To win this award just means the world to me.” Photo: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

There would have been long odds on him being the chosen one as recently as last November, never mind the start of the season, but there will be few qu(...)

Lydia Branley, Largydonnell, Kinlough, Co Leitrim, leaving court yesterday after she settled her High Court action for €10  million. Photograph: Collins

A young woman has secured €10 million in settlement of her action over catastrophic injuries suffered when the car in which she was a front-sea(...)

Tommy Bowe

Tommy Bowe’s troublesome groin injury will sideline him for a tad longer than anticipated as he will miss Ulster’s RaboDirect (...)

Ireland forwards coach John Plumtree.

Paul O’Connell’s “fussy” leadership commands worldwide respect, according to Ireland forwards coach John Plumtree. O’Connell has made “rapid improveme(...)

Cardiff number eight Robin Copeland could be in line for a place on the Irish bench against Scotland. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Conor Murray insists there is still a fierce battle for Ireland’s Six Nations scrumhalf berth despite Eoin Reddan’s calf strain.Leinster halfback Red(...)

Munster’s James Downey during a hail shower at Thomond Park this evening. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Munster 22 Connacht 16: Munster carved out a workmanlike win over Connacht in a rain-lashed festive derby at Thomond Park.Outhalf JJ Hanrahan maintain(...)

  Michael Kearney: manager of Ireland rugby team is chairman of Snap Printing

Snap Printing, which is chaired by Michael Kearney, the manager of the Irish rugby team, has acquired digital marketing agency The DG Group. The move (...)