Cork captain, Peter O’Driscoll, lifts the Clarke Cup at the end of the game. Photograph:  Ken Sutton/Inpho

Cork 3-16 Dublin 1-14 Twelve minutes gone and this game was seemingly over. Bookies prepared for an early pay-out, the Cork bus was warming up and h(...)

Mark Cronin (right) scored an early goal for Cork in the All-Ireland Under-20 football semi-final against Tyrone at O’Connor Park in Tullamore. Photograph:  Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Cork 2-17 Tyrone 1-18 Cork came from seven points down to triumph in a thrilling All-Ireland Under-20 Football Championship semi-final at O’Connor Pa(...)

A vote for a young maths teacher Eamon De Valera

“Five seconds, four, three, two, one.” We’re on the deck, the control room for the TV studio below, with a wall of screens showing camera views: a pan(...)

“Giselle” by Akram Khan:  Business to Arts panel acknowledged a significant amount of uncertainty as Brexit continues to unfold. Photograph: Laurent Liotardo

Irish arts and cultural organisations may be adept at replacing musicians when someone in a band gets sick, or moving outdoor productions inside when (...)

Bono shows his appreciation to the Croke Park crowd during U2's 360 Tour performance in July 2009. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Sometimes, as Sean Spicer is finding out in the White House, it’s the simple questions which are the hardest to answer. For music fans, and especiall(...)

 Science Week appeal,  from left: Dr Ruth Freeman, Director of Strategy and Communications for Science Foundation Ireland; An Taoiseach, Enda Kenny; Evelyn Cusack, RTÉ weather presenter; Barry O’Sullivan, chief executive of Altocloud and RTÉ Dragon, along with Science Foundation Ireland are calling on businesses, communities and professionals to take part in Science Week 2016 from November 13th-20th. Photograph: Naoise Culhane
The science of everyday things

Just about anything you were ever curious about or want to know more about will be covered by Science Week 2016 which kicks off on Sunday. Everything (...)

Sean O’Shea celebrates at the final whistle as Kerry beat Cork in the Munster Minor Football final at Fitzgerald Stadium, Killarney. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Kerry completed four Munster Minor Football titles in a row with a deserved six-point win over a vibrant Cork side in the curtain-raiser at the Fitzg(...)