Senator Jim Walsh is understood to be opposed to 36 sections of the Children and Family Relationships Bill

Fianna Fáil Senator Jim Walsh has resigned from Fianna Fáil over his opposition to the Children and Family Relationships Bill.The Bill extends the de(...)

Kilkenny trainer Fr Tommy Maher with Ted Carroll, Fr Tommy Murphy and Eddie Keher. He was regarded as perhaps the most influential coach in the game. Photograph: kilkennygaa.ie

The death has taken place at the age of 92 of Fr Tommy Maher, the coach associated with Kilkenny’s emergence as the pre-eminent power in modern hurli(...)

Wexford’s PJ Banville will play for New York this summer. Photogrpah: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Wexford’s PJ Banville has joined the New York senior football panel and will be among a number of players with intercounty experience available to man(...)

Waterford’s Maurice Shanahan tussles with Matthew O’Hanlon of Wexford during Waterford’s Allianz League Division 1A win. Photograph: Inpho

WEXFORD 0-16WATERFORD 0-22Everything was in place in Innovate Wexford Park yesterday. The spring sun beamed down the venue, as a crowd of 8,500 turned(...)

Photographer Naomi Gaffey with her sister Corina, a stylist and freelance fashion professional at Bond Street Studios. Photograph: Alan Betson

Corina and Naomi Gaffey Fashion stylist Corina and her older sister, Naomi, a freelance photographer, collaborate on editorials for magazines. (...)

A 1915 bottle in the Coca-Cola archives in Atlanta, Georgia.

In 1915 the Root Glass Company of Terre Haute, Indiana was one of eight glass manufacturers to take up the challenge set by a company based in Atla(...)

Waterford manager Derek McGrath with selector Dan Shanahan: McGrath has said that performance and not promotion was his ultimate goal for the league – now both are attainable. photograph: inpho

For Waterford hurling fans, the sight of Tony Browne as grand marshal of the city’s St Patrick’s Day parade must have made them think of the desperate(...)

The number of awards was up by 16 per cent, from 10,656 to 12,420. Photograph: Julien Behal/PA

The amount paid out by the Injuries Board increased by 15 per cent last year from €243.5 million to €281 million. The number of awards was up by 16 pe(...)

Richie Hogan and Cillian Buckley will be rested for Kilkenny this weekend. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Holders Kilkenny will be significantly under-strength for Sunday’s Division 1A match against Clare in Nowlan Park. Hurler of the Year Richie Hogan, wh(...)

Enda Kenny described Liam O’Neill as ‘a very astute political analyst’. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has led the tributes to former Irish Examiner political correspondent Liam O’Neill, who died at the weekend.Mr O’Neill was a prom(...)