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Annette Tobin at her home in Donnycarney, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Annette Tobin (64), originally from Howth, Co Dublin, once lived a mansion in Abu Dhabi with six bathrooms. Following the death of her husband, Noel(...)

France’s Socialist Party faces an uphill battle to even make the round-two runoff such is its unpopularity ahead of elections. Photographs: Getty Images

France’s ruling Socialists, staring at prospective humiliation in next year’s presidential election, are marshalling their forces in an attempt to re-(...)

Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton: the German enjoyed greater car reliability and was consistently on the podium. Photograph: Clive Mason/Getty Images

Formula One team bosses have voted Lewis Hamilton the sport’s best driver, despite the Briton losing his title to Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg, in (...)

In the context of an “agreed Ireland”, the GAA would consider curbing the widespread use of the Irish flag and national anthem. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

GAA president Aogán Ó Fearghail has said that he is open to the idea of dropping the widespread use of the Irish flag and anthem in the context of wha(...)

Michael Murphy of the 2016 All Stars sees his shot  punched over the bar by 2015 All Stars goalkeeper David Clarke at the Sheikh Zayed Sports City Stadium. Photograph: Ray McManus/Sportsfile

Tipperary manager Liam Kearns had the satisfaction of managing the 2016 GAA-GPA football All Stars to victory in Friday’s exhibition match in Zayed Sp(...)

Tony Ward, chairperson of the Save Roscommon campaign, in front of a sign welcoming drivers to Co Roscommon after driving over the bridge on the N4, a crossing point from Westmeath to Roscommon. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Co Roscommon is to remain intact following a controversial boundary review which looked at whether over 30 sq km of the south county should be subsume(...)

Rory McIlroy  is thrown a club by caddie JP Fitzgerald on the 18th hole during a pro-am round ahead of the DP World Tour Championship   in Dubai. Photograph:  Andrew Redington/Getty Images

Rory McIlroy seems to abide by the adage of the best lesson in life being that it is never too late to learn. As he reflected on an eventful season(...)

Dustin Johnson: “I’m really looking forward to it and pleased to have the opportunity to play in Abu Dhabi.” Photograph: Andrew Redington/Getty Images

US Open champion Dustin Johnson will make a rare foray on the European Tour when he plays at the Abu Dhabi Championship in January. The world number (...)

The best time to travel solo is in spring and autumn, when hotels are not so full and more likely to charge lower rates.

People travel alone for lots of different reasons but it can be difficult and expensive to find a suitable holiday. The cost of going solo can also be(...)

A view from the Roscommon side of the river Shannon, close to Athlone town centre. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

A Government Minister has said a “land grab” that could see a 30sq km section of Co Roscommon subsumed into Co Westmeath will not be going ahead under(...)

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