Longford’s Michael Quinn scores his team’s third goal against Kildare. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Kildare 1-21 Longford 3-15 AET This was one of those draws where you’d struggle to make a cast-iron argument that either side deserved to win. It was(...)

A woman who fraudulently tried to pass herself off as her sister at a Garda station in order to gain an identification certificate, so she could open (...)

Longford’s Brian Kavanagh gets ahead of Johnny Moloney of Offaly during the Leinster Senior Football Championship first round game at Pearse Park on May 18th, 2014. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho.

Leinster Senior Football Championship Round One Offaly v Longford Saturday, O’Connor Park, 7pm The pall that has settled over Longford(...)

New South Wales premier Barry O’Farrell:  “I’ve accepted that I’ve had a massive memory fail.” Photograph:  Greg Wood/AFP

The premier of New South Wales, Australia’s largest state, has announced his resignation after giving false evidence to a corruption inquiry. (...)

Lyndon Dunlop stands by his father as they inspect the damage to his grandparent’s home of 41 years destroyed by bushfire in Winmalee, Australia. Photograph: Lisa Maree Williams/Getty Images

Australia’s most populous state declared an emergency as wildfires tore through bushland west of Sydney, destroying hundreds of homes and threatening (...)

Leanne Brown and her mother Rosemary Booth inspect the remains of her home following severe bush fires  in Winmalee, Australia. Photograph: Lisa Maree Williams/Getty Images

New South Wales premier Barry O’Farrell has today declared a state of emergency after deteriorating weather conditions were forecast in bushfire zones(...)

Longford kept their season alive with a comprehensive win over a disappointing Limerick outfit in Round One of the All-Ireland Qualifiers at Glennon B(...)