Ben Quinn

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A house in Clapham, south London, into whose back garden the body of a suspected stowaway fell from a plane. Photograph: Peter Nicholls

There are calls for fresh scrutiny of aviation security as efforts continue to identify a man whose frozen body fell into a garden in London from the (...)

Ireland’s Louise Quinn got the winning goal against Wales. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Republic of Ireland 1 Wales 0 The Irish women’s team has won the second of its friendly games against Wales in Marbella with Louise Quinn scoring th(...)

New Horizons principal investigator Alan Stern gives a high five to Mission Operations Manager Alice Bowman after the team received signals from the spacecraft that it is intact. Photograph: EPA

Nasa scientists were celebrating after a spacecraft “phoned home” to confirm it had successfully performed the most distant space flyby in history in (...)

Standing ovation: Tessa Jowell after speaking about her fight with cancer in the House of Lords in January this year. Photograph: Handout/AFP/Getty

Theresa May and Tony Blair have led the tributes to Tessa Jowell and her achievements, ranging from her time in the British government through to her (...)

Dublin’s Chris Crummey with Gearóid McInerney, Johnny Coen and Joseph Cooney of Galway during the Leinster senior hurling championship quarter-final at O’Connor Park, Tullamore. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Galway 2-28 Dublin 1-17 On a better weekend for favourites, frissons were in short supply in Tullamore. League holders Galway stamped their auth(...)

Clare’s Brendan Bugler and Dublin’s Cian O’Sullivan in action during the NHL Division One clash at  Cusack Park, Ennis on Sunday. Photograph:  Brian Arthur

Clare 0-20 Dublin 1-15 Clare emerged from Cusack Park in Ennis yesterday with two hard-earned league points as they defeated Dublin by a narrow margi(...)

Dublin’s Eamonn Dillon with Brian Carey of DIT during the  Walsh Cup clash at Parnell Park. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Dublin 4-20 DIT 1-12 A couple of old reliables got the new Ger Cunningham era with Dublin off to a flying start.Liam Rushe and Eamonn Dillon swooped (...)

 Robin Williams  as disc-jockey Adrian Cronauer in ‘Good Morning Vietnam’.  Williams, whose free-form comedy and impressions dazzled audiences for decades, has died in an apparent suicide. Photograph: AP Photo/Touchstone Pictures

The Oscar-winning actor and stand-up comedian Robin Williams who was found dead in his California home took his own life, police have confirmed.Lieute(...)