Heather Finn, the daughter of two well-known Galway figures, musician Alec Finn and artist Leonie Leslie, continues to draw her inspiration from he(...)

A New York state of mind
  • People
  • September 7, 2013, 01:00

‘P eople always ask me who the biggest diva, the meanest or the coolest star is, but I don’t even think like that,” says Dubliner Nicola Parish, who l(...)

Trainer Willie Mullins and jockey Paul Townend will be hoping Drive Time can make up for last year’s disappointment

Paul Townend and Drive Time have vastly different experiences of the Guinness Galway Hurdle but together they can land Irish jump racing’s most lucrat(...)

Sometimes, observes Michael Horstmann, you dream when you are running. So for him city running tours, like the ones he organises in Berlin, are lik(...)

Gardai at the scene where Zelvys was shot at Greenogue industrial estate. Photograph: Julien Behal/PA Wire

Three people have been arrested in connection with the murder of Lithuanian criminal Gintaras Zelvys two weeks ago. Zelvys (41) was shot(...)

A tearful  Ronan O’Gara after Munster’s Heineken Cup semi-final defeat to Clermont last Saturday. Photograph: Inpho

Ronan O’Gara’s tearful lap of the pitch with his son Rua last weekend after Munster made their exit from the Heineken Cu(...)

Irish agri-engineering firm Keenan is an example of a company that has successfully employed the new technology to its best effect.

Machine-to-machine communication (M2M) is nothing new – it has been around since the first telephone calls and radio broadcasts – but modern mo(...)