Séamus Heffernan steered Capri to victory in the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby at the Curragh in July. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Having won a fourth Irish Leger at the Curragh on Sunday, Aidan O’Brien’s attention switches to this Saturday’s William Hill St Leger at Doncaster an(...)

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar being interviewed for the New York Times. Photograph:Tom Jamieson/The New York Times

The following column written by Maureen Dowd is reproduced as it appears in the New York Times It was a true Irish honeymoon — short and judgmental.(...)

Then Democratic presidential candidates  Senator Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton take part in a debate  at Wynn Las Vegas hotel in October 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. File photograph: Joe Raedle/Getty Images

As the United States continues to focus on the hurricanes battering the Gulf of Mexico and the latest tensions between Donald Trump and the Republican(...)

Ian Jones and offensive guard Jeff Allen before the Texans playoff clash with the Patriots in January, 2017.

In 2010 Ian Jones was a second year Arts student in University College Cork. Today he is part of a backroom team preparing the Houston Texans for its (...)

It appears that the public service card framework provides for the collection of further information including PPSN, date of birth, fingerprint and iris scans.

The public services card, introduced as a means of combating welfare fraud, has turned into the standard identity verification scheme to be used to a(...)

A review of the Privacy Shield agreement will commence on Monday week.

On Monday week, the European Commission and the US government’s department of commerce will commence their first annual review of the Privacy Shield a(...)

BMW’s electric car, BMW i3,  being charged at the charging station in front of the entrance of Nissan’s Global Headquarters  in Yokohama, Japan
Looking good to the west

Ireland’s track record when it comes to commercial oil and gas discoveries is not a good one. In the course of more than half a century of exploration(...)

Performances of Trophy are free but ticketed

Trophy Barnardo Square, Dame Street September 9th-11th, 3pm & 7pm Lives can change in an instant, for good or bad, pivoting on a bit of luck or j(...)

Karen Weeks taking in the sights at Lake Victoria on her solo cycling trip across Canada.

When Dr Karen Weekes rocked up to the reception of a five-star hotel in Halifax, Nova Scotia just before midnight a few weeks ago, she knew it might b(...)

Kris Nelson: In his time the Fringe Festival has become bigger. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Early in his career, the outgoing director of the Dublin Fringe Festival learned to pack light. In truth, Kris Nelson didn’t really have a choice. As (...)