An image of  Jack Kenneally (left) and Shay Moloney, in an image released by Ennis Rugby Club on Friday. The club paid tributes to: ‘Our warriors when the going got tough. Our leaders when the pressure came on. Our pride when they took the field. Our joy when they lit it up off the field. Our devilment when it all got too serious. Our gentlemen always. Our terrible loss. Photograph via Twitter

A senior garda has described as “heroic” the efforts made by Shay Moloney to save the life of his friend Jack Kenneally in a lake outside of Ennis, Co(...)

Sean Bolger, founder and chief executive of telecoms group Imagine. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

Canadian investment giant Brookfield Asset Management is taking a major stake in Irish entrepreneur Sean Bolger’s Imagine Communications wireless broa(...)

 Conor Murray: winning a European Cup with Munster would be a real highlight in an already memorable career. Photograph: Diarmuid Greene/Sportsfile via Getty Images

Thirty five minutes into Munster’s game against the Cheetahs eight days ago at the Toyota Stadium in Bloemfontein, James Hart was undergoing a concuss(...)

Galway’s Danny Cummins celebrates scoring his side’s  goal. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Galway 1-11 Derry 0-8 The rap sheet on this Galway side is getting harder and harder to stand over. For the second weekend in a row they won a (...)

Liam Silke tackles Benny Heron during Galway’s victory over Derry in Salthill. Photograph: Inpho

Galway 1-11 Derry 0-8 A commendable evening’s work from Galway in rotten conditions in Salthill. They played better against the gale-force wind and o(...)

Leitrim manager Shane Ward shakes hands with Kevin Walsh of Galway after the Connacht Senior Football Championship quarter-final at Páirc Seán Mac Diarmad. Photograph: James Crosbie/Inpho.

When the winning manager keeps his players in a silent dressing room for nearly an hour after the game then he’s presumably not writing them personal(...)

Galway’s Fiontan O Curraoin forms a formidable midfield partnership with Paul Conroy. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Leitrim are long-odds here. It’s been a difficult year for new manager Shane Ward, who has had to cope with multiple withdrawals from the panel, incl(...)

All eight seats in the Bagenalstown area were filled early yesterday morning when the count finished shortly after 4am. File photograph: Reuters

Jim Deane, a first time candidate in the Carlow local elections, has secured an historic third seat for Sinn Féin. Deane was elected on the twelfth co(...)

Full list of candidates Significant boundary revisions and a reduced number of seats mean there are few certainties for candidates seeking elec(...)

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