Connacht’s John Cooney celebrates his try with Kieran Marmion last year. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

John Cooney was asked in August, at the beginning of his first Ulster season, about his aspirations for becoming an Ireland scrumhalf. Were they reali(...)

The live GAA experience should be sold to a ‘nontraditional’ audience in Britain, the British Irish Chamber of Commerce says

GAA matches should be marketed to British tourists as part of greater efforts to attract “culturally curious” visitors to Ireland, the British Irish C(...)

Mickey McNulty, who lives in Gortin, just outside Omagh, has tested positive for Huntington’s disease. Photograph: Lorcan Doherty

Huntington’s disease sufferers in Northern Ireland say their battle with the “devastating” and “cruel” condition is being made more difficult by the f(...)

German fans celebrate in Windsor Park. Photograph: William Cherry/Presseye/Inpho

World champions Germany may have won 3-1 at Windsor Park on Thursday night but Northern Ireland are still parading, if not yet to Russia, then almost(...)

 Killester coach Karl Kilbride. “It’s not an easy one going away to Glanmire given how good they’ve been the last few years.” Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

The full range of women’s Super League fixtures will get under way this coming weekend, with eight of the nine teams in action this Saturday and Sunda(...)

Concentrix senior vice president Philip Cassidy (left)  and president Chris Caldwell at the opening of the global business services company’s new  facility at Maysfield, Belfast. Photograph: Darren Kidd/Press Eye

Concentrix, the American business services company, says its new £14 million purpose-built facility in the heart of Belfast, which it officially opene(...)

The falloout from the potential Renewable Heating Incentive overspend led to the collapse of Stormont’s powersharing administration at the start of the year. Photograph: Charles McQuillan/Getty Images.

The projected overspend arising from Northern Ireland’s Renewable Heat Incentive scheme could be as low as £60million, the High Court in Belfast has h(...)

Michael O’Neill: his side have kept seven clean sheets in their qualifying group and haven’t lost a competitive game at home in four years. Photograph: Charles McQuillan/Getty Imagese

Such is Michael O’Neill’s respect for Germany, who have not lost an away World Cup qualifier in 83 years, that he organised a 10 v six training sessi(...)

WT  Cosgrave, former President of the Executive Council of the Irish Free State, and his son  Liam Cosgrave (right) at the Phoenix Park races in 1960

Liam Cosgrave was an uncompromising and often controversial political figure. His record as taoiseach between 1973 and 1977 was mixed but he can be cr(...)

A picture given to the Duke of Cambridge for Prince George by artist Oliver Jeffers during a visit to Belfast. Photograph: Niall carson/PA Wire

The Duke of Cambridge has paid tribute to the emergency services and a mental health charity while on a short visit to Northern Ireland. Prince Will(...)