Scotland Yard photo from 2003 of Robert Hulme, now 34, who was one of six dissident Republicans freed from prison today. Photograph: PA Photo/Scotland Yard/Collect

Six dissident republicans transferred to jails here to complete lengthy sentences for conspiring to cause explosions in Britain have been released aft(...)

Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny. “It’s a tough ask but all we can do is prepare well, make sure we are more compact in midfield and try our utmost to win the game. We won’t be throwing in the towel.” Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny has called on his side to pull off the club’s greatest achievement in Europe when they face Hajduk Split in the second l(...)

Dundalk 2 Athlone Town 0 Dundalk showed no signs of a European hangover last night as they moved back to the summit of the table with a 2-0 wi(...)

 The NAS confirmed that at 12.32am a warning light activated on the dashboard and the crew requested another ambulance to bring the patient to hospital. Photograph: Alan Betson

The family of a heart attack patient whose ambulance broke down on the way to hospital, has said they “would have been better off getting a lift”.Jen(...)

Capital Radio DJ Colm Hayes before the station went on air in July 1989. Photograph: Tom Lawlor

The first song played on independent radio in Ireland was Phil Lynott’s Old Town. I know, I was there, on the roof of St Stephen’s Green shopping c(...)

Dundalk’s Richie Towell reacts to a missed chance against Hajduk Split at Oriel Park. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Dundalk 0 Hajduk Split 2 Dundalk’s hopes of progressing to the third qualifying round of the Europa League are hanging by a thread after Hajduk Split(...)

Stephen Kenny: “Hajduk are a club of great pedigree but we will be going out to express ourselves.” Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho.

Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny insists his side will not have an “inferiority complex” when they take on Croatian side Hajduk Split in tonight’s Europa(...)

Sligo Rovers manager John Coleman: “We’re not going to take anything for granted. It’s going to take a lot of hard work.” Photograph: Inpho

Though naturally wishing they had got one themselves in Lithuania last week, the prospect of FK Banga snatching an away goal at the Showgrounds tonigh(...)

Tickets for the now cancelled Garth Brooks concerts in Dublin.  Photograph: Collins Photos.

Ticketmaster has announced refunds for people who bought Garth Brooks tickets will be available from Tuesday, July 15th. The company said the service (...)

PayPal launch: Louise Phelan, PayPal’s vice president of global operations for Europe, Middle East and Africa, shakes hands with Taoiseach Enda Kenny at the recent official opening of the International Operations centre of eBay in Dundalk which includes PayPal and eBay. Photograph: Alan Betson

This month’s announcement that PayPal will be creating 400 additional jobs in its Dundalk base illustrates the strides that have been made in a region(...)