Journalist Seán Mac Connell, who died yesterday morning aged 66. Kevin O’Sullivan, editor of The Irish Times, described him as “an outstanding journalist of his generation” and he said he was known in every corner of Ireland. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Politicians, farming figures and former media colleagues have paid warm tributes to former Irish Times agriculture correspondent Seán Mac Connell, who(...)

Brian Uprichard (second left) with Cecil Marshall, winners of the 2013 Lough Melvin fly fishing championship, flanked by club president Gerry Regan (left) and chairman Terry McGovern

To win the Lough Melvin Open Trout Angling Championship once in a lifetime is a major achievement. To win the championship four times is almost beyond(...)

Northern Ireland Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness welcomes Rose of Tralee contestants to Derry, where  the all-Ireland Fleadh is being held. Photograph: Paul Faith/PA Wire

Martin McGuinness has hit out at unionist politicians for failing to condemn attacks on police officers in Belfast in recent weeks. Speaking in Co Lei(...)

DUP councillor Ruth Patterson, who has been arrested following a alleged response she made to a Facebook post in which she appeared to welcome an imaginary act of violence against senior republicans. Photograph: Photopress Belfast

DUP councillor Ruth Patterson has been charged with posting a “grossly offensive communication” and is to appear in court later this month.The 57-year(...)

Cavan manager Terry Hyland has made solid progress with his young team this year with victories over the likes of Fermanagh, Armagh and Derry. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Something good is happening to Cavan football this summer although former manager Tommy Carr believes it is too soon to say exactly how good.They come(...)

Fr John Kearns at a memorial Mass for deceased bikers at the Sacred Heart Church in Clones, Co Monaghan. Photograph: Alan Betson

According to the song, Jesus rode a Harley Davidson, but as for Rev John Kearns, “I’m a Honda man”. The 56-year-old was introduced to motorcycl(...)

Cavan manager Terry Hyland (right) has named an unchanged side to face London. Photograph:  Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Nothing to see here surely. Cavan would never forgive themselves if they stumbled at this venue and against a brave London team. They would forever st(...)

Gardaí in Charleville have appealed to anyone who may have witnessed the single vehicle collision to contact them. Image: Google Streetview

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to a crash in which a 47-year-old man died in north Cork last night.The man was fatally injured when the car he was(...)

Westmeath goalkeeper Gary Connaughton has retired from intercounty football after the All-Ireland qualifier exit to Fermanagh. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

The GAA is anticipating a sell-out for next Saturday’s seismic All-Ireland hurling qualifier between All-Ireland champions Kilkenny and Tipperary. A s(...)

Lough Erne Resort: the site of the recent G8 has attracted in excess of five interested parties for its purchase.

Francess McDonnellThere are more than five prospective buyers in the running to purchase the Lough Erne Resort in Fermanagh, which hosted the G8 summi(...)

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