Richie Towell has jopined Brighton and Hove Albion from Dundalk. Photograph: Sportsfile

Brighton and Hove Albion have announced the signing of Richie Towell from League of Ireland champions Dundalk. 24-year-old Towell had an(...)

Michael Carroll and Anne McArdle Michael, a banker from Knocklyon, Dublin, and primary school teacher Anne from Dundalk, Co Louth, were introd(...)

Does the world need another Corrs album? Like it or not, we’re getting one. White Light may be the reunited siblings’ first album in a (...)

A child born today has a one in three chance of developing dementia and, so far, there is no promising research into a cure, according to head of research at Fujitsu Ireland, Anthony McCauley

The annual Fujitsu Forum is a big corporate love-in for the Japanese technology giant and its clients, and last week’s gathering in Munich was no exce(...)

“My friend went forward to try and see what was going on, and he said two people had been shot,” says Cormac Flynn, a 35-year-old web developer from Dundalk who has been living in Paris for almost nine years and was caught up in the attacks on Friday night.

It was after 9pm in Paris on Friday. Cormac Flynn, his boyfriend and two of their friends were having dinner at Le Centenaire, a restaurant in the ci(...)

On March 29th 1975 Fr Seán Brady, later the Catholic primate, was asked by Bishop McKiernan to conduct a canonical inquiry into allegations of abuse against the Norbertine priest Fr Brendan Smyth. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times.

And so ends one of the sorriest sagas in the abuse crisis which has engulfed the Catholic Church in Ireland. It first came to public notice with the j(...)

Dundalk’s Richie Towell celebrates with the FAI Cup. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho
The Morning Sports Briefing
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  • November 9, 2015, 08:20

Soccer John O’Shea may still play for Ireland in Monday’s Euro 2016 play-off second leg with Bosnia and Herzegovina, despite Sunderland Sam All(...)

Wexford Youths celebrate winning the penalty shootout against Shelbourne in the women’s FAI Cup final. Photograph: Inpho

On a day when the swirling wind threatened to blow everyone away, four teams steadfastly stood their ground at the Aviva stadium, where, in front of a(...)

The Lord Mayor of Cork has become embroiled in a war of words with the Royal British Legion over his failure to attend or send a deputy to the legi(...)

Stephen Kenny: has assembled a Dundalk team that has won successive league titles. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

It’s the guts of two decades now since Stephen Kenny sat opposite Vinny Perth and suggested the then teenage Dubliner’s career in football might be(...)