Brian Cody (left) and Eamon O’Shea (right) are accidental coaches in a way, facilitators and nurturers of talent who do not pretend to know more than they do. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Malcolm Gladwell is at it again. This time destroying some of the myths about the Mafia, and given his typically unexpected conclusions, offers a theo(...)

Zephair founder Mark Shirley: he is aware of the difficulties builders face when trying to adhere to airtight regulations

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The Gala award judges described Fintan O’Toole as ‘a passionate voice for equality and liberal progressive values’.   Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Irish Times columnist Fintan O’Toole has been named journalist of the year at the Gala LGBT awards. The judges of this year’s awards des(...)

Athlone IT 1-15 Carlow 0-13 A dominant midfield performance from Roscommon’s Cathal Shine was at the heart of Athlone IT’s five-point victory over a d(...)

State Pathologist Prof Marie Cassidy requested that the media not be allowed attend her lecture in Carlow

Press access to a lecture given by State Pathologist Prof Marie Cassidy was cancelled at the last minute following a call from her office prohi(...)