Roisín Durkin of Mayo in action against Waterford’s Aileen Wall  during the Lidl Ladies  Division One clash at  Swinford. Photograph: Sam Barnes/Sportsfile

Aishling Moloney excelled as Tipperary battled their way past a strong and stubborn Westmeath effort to claim a vital win in Division One of the Lidl (...)

Aine O’Sullivan of Cork in action against Rachel McKenna and Gráinne McNally of Monaghan during the TG4 All-Ireland Senior Championship Group 2 Round 2 match  at St Brendan’s Park in Birr. Photograph: Brendan Moran/Sportsfile

Cork made a massive statement as they scored seven goals to book their place in the quarter-finals of the TG4 Ladies’ All-Ireland Senior Football Cham(...)

A lack of exercise, smoking and excessive drinking are risk factors for dementia and type II diabetes.  Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

People with type II diabetes are between two and three times more likely to get dementia, a new report suggests. Researchers are now examining whethe(...)

Catherine Dolan and Colin Ginty met while travelling  around Australia. Photograph: Brian Farrell Photography

Catherine Dolan and Colin Ginty Catherine Dolan, from Boyle, Co Roscommon, met IT consultant Colin, from Sligo, through friends at a New Year’s Eve(...)