The Northern Ireland Council for Ethnic Minorities has published a series of proposals and is pressing Stormont ministers to “maximise the realisation of rights for ethnic minorities”. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Dan KeenanAn independent body which monitors racism and racial inequality is pushing the British government to devolve immigration and asylum powers t(...)

Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Construction group Sisk has won a €20 million-plus contract to build a laboratory for Britain’s Pirbright Institute which will conduct research into (...)

London’s Mark Gottsche attempts to block Michael Lundy  scoring another point for Galway during their Connacht  quarter-final at Ruislip, London. Photograph: Inpho

Galway 3-17 London 0-7 Careful what you wish for, eh? After spending last summer clawing and scratching to be taken seriously, London were (...)

London captain Lorcan Mulvey: “People think we’re a flash in the pan. That’s just what people think. So it’s up to us to change that.” Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

CONNACHT CHAMPIONSHIP QUARTER-FINAL London v Galway Ruislip, Sunday, 3.30 Life went on for the London footballers when the summer ended. They went b(...)

London players pose for the team photo before last year’s Connacht final.

They couldn’t do it again, could they? An indifferent league probably means nothing and they do have Mark Gottsche back in harness, their best player (...)

Séamust “Banty” McEnaney

So on we go, headlong into a black card world. Which is pretty remarkable, when you stop to consider it for a moment. A game that stood largely untink(...)

London’s Martin Duggan in action against Carlow’s James O’Hara

Although London’s re-appearance in the MacCarthy Cup is under threat this season, as the bottom team in the round robin will be relegated, they have s(...)

Antrim 1-17London 1-7Antrim secured a place in the Leinster senior hurling championship quarter-final with a seven-point win over 14-man London in yes(...)

Mark Gottsche: “There is a determination there within the squad to do well in the league. We were disappointed with our league results last year. We came out on the wrong side of three one- or two-point games.” Photograph: Jim Keogh/Inpho

The problem with lighting up the sky is that people tend to notice. For the first time since they joined the league in 1993, London are more than an a(...)

London will be praying GPA player of the month for May Mark Gottsche has recovered from his foot injury for the Connacht SFC semi-final replay against Leitrim at Hyde Park. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

When the drawn game was finished last Sunday, we tried vainly to get someone from the London set-up to complain about not being allowed to bring Leitr(...)