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Dealing with death

The Ombudsman’s reflections on end-of-life care will hopefully add momentum to the gathering debate on how we deal with death. In his report, A Good D(...)

Dublin’s Michael Darragh Macauley and Ciaran Lyng of Wexford in a close-quarter struggle during the Leinster senior football championship semi-final in Croke Park on Sunday. Photograph: Inpho

Sky Sports have experienced another notable decline in their live championship viewing figures, with Saturday evening’s Ulster football semi-final bet(...)

Laughing all the way to the bank: Mrs Brown’s Boys D’Movie, starring Brendan O’Carroll  and his wife Jennifer Gibney,  gtossed over €1 million at the Irish box office over the weekend. Photograph: Artur Widak/PA Wire

It may not have been a hit among the critics but there was no stopping Mrs Brown over the weekend, as D’Movie written by Brendan O’Carroll took in €5.(...)

 David Gillick seen here in action for Ireland has retired from athletics. Photograph:  Ian MacNicol/Inpho

Ireland’s leading 400m athlete over recent years David Gillick has announced his retirement from competitive athletics. Gillick, who is the Irish reco(...)

Irish siblings (left to right) Ibrihim Halawa and sisters Fatima, Omaima and Somaia were detained by Egyptian authorities  last August. The sisters returned to Ireland in November. Photograph: Family handout/PA

The sister of an 18-year-old Irish Muslim man, detained in an Egyptian jail without charge or trail since August of last year, has criticised the Gove(...)

History in picture-postcard bites: Simon Delaney in Tales of Irish Castles

Memo to those who feel like complaining that in The Meaning of Life (RTÉ One, Sunday) Gay Byrne doesn’t come over all Paxman and skewer the Taoiseach (...)

World Cup Supporters’ Club: John Murray

We are, one might have noticed, in the midst of a mania that grips otherwise sensible individuals once every four years, when sound judgment is rep(...)

Kate Colleary and journalist Olivia O’Leary at the funeral of Gordon Colleary, founder of USIT, in St Joseph’s Parish Church, Glasthule, Dublin. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times.

American Catholic mystic Thomas Merton was quoted at the funeral of Gordon Colleary (73) whose funeral Mass took place at St Joseph’s church in Dublin(...)

Jack White: takes the long way around every song. Photograph: Jason Merritt/Getty Images

** Blue is the colour at Jack White’s Kilmainham gig: blue backdrop, blue suits and blue guitars to match the cover art of his second solo alb(...)

Ombudsman Peter Tyndall: ‘Those moments at the end of a loved one’s life are extremely precious and will be relived again and again’.  File  Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

End-of-life care could be improved through better communication with patients and their family and friends, a new report suggests.The report by Ombuds(...)

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