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Taoiseach Enda Kenny arriving to make his address at the end of the second day of the Fine Gael National Conference in Limerick. Photograph: Alan Betson

Following a successful pregnancy and a bit of a wallop, we are poised to regain our virginity on December 15th.Time to party. At 6pm, all across the l(...)

The Shelbourne Hotel in Dublin. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

The most expensive hotel rooms in the Republic in the first six months of the year were to be found in Killarney where the average room rate stood at (...)

Pictured at the Wrecking Ball Weekender at Nowlan Park Kilkenny was Bruce Springsteen. Picture Dylan Vaughan.

“It’s a three-hour tornado,” says Steve Van Zandt of Bruce Springsteen and the E-Street Band’s live shows. As The Boss’s guitar player, backing singer(...)

Bruce Springsteen performs at Hard Rock Calling Day 2 at Olympic Park on June 30th  last in London. Photograph: Matt Kent/Getty Images

The first of five sold-out concerts on Bruce Springsteen’s Irish tour takes place tomorrow night in Limerick’s Thomond Park. All 141,000 tickets have (...)

Australia’s foreign minister Bob Carr said the report theft of plans for the country’s spy headquarters by Chinese hackers would not damage Canberra’s ties with its biggest trade partner China. Photograph: Reuters.

Chinese hackers have reportedly stolen the blueprints of a new multi-million-dollar Australian spy headquarters as part of a growing wave of cyber att(...)

 Steve Carter, Managing Director Hawkeye Innovations. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

The new Hawkeye point detection technology for both hurling and football will be employed for the first time on June 1st at Croke Park for the (...)

I spend a lot of time thinking how rubbish I am at things. Doing the washing up. Trying on clothes before I buy them. Backgammon. Remembering i(...)

Great art always leaves a memory in your mind. In this case, I’m in the woody corner of a big field in Co Laois and the Electric Picnic is in f(...)

 Ger Gilroy photographer at the museum in Croke Park in Dublin. Photograph: Frank Miller

It was the end of an era, as swift as it was unforeseen. Ger Gilroy, unexpectedly thrust into his new role as host of Off The Ball (Newstalk, w(...)

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