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Shamrock Rovers’ Neil Farrugia and Georgie Poynton of Shelbourne in action during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division game at  Tallaght Stadium. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 0 Shelbourne 0 The debate over whether a derby played behind closed doors is merely a pale imitation of the real thing may go on for (...)

Former US president Barack Obama in March   2013. Photograph: Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images

Normal People by Irish author Sally Rooney was among Barack Obama’s favourite reads of 2019 alongside a book about the Troubles . He took to social m(...)

 Members of Stop Trump Ireland stage a protest in Dublin against US president Donald Trump’s visit to Ireland last June. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish TimesPhotograph: Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times

There’s nowhere quite like Worth Avenue, Palm Beach, Florida – with the exception, perhaps, of Rodeo Drive, Beverly Hills, California. Worth Avenue is(...)

Former FAI CEO John Delaney pictured this week after a meeting with the board of the FAI. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins

The bunting will be out next Saturday in Castleisland for the official opening of the much-anticipated Georgie O’Callaghan Park. But will John Delane(...)

The American Ireland Fund is seeking damages of between $200,000 and $1 million in the case, according to court records.

A former American Ireland Fund director being sued by the charity for alleged embezzlement is objecting to details of her credit card spending on heal(...)

Glenstal Abbey, in Co Limerick,  received almost €135,000 in grants from the American Ireland Funds in 2017.  Photograph: Arthur Ellis/Press22

The UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School was the big winner in the $29.47 million (€25.6 million) donated to more than 350 organisations and p(...)

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A former Dallas-based employee of the American Ireland Fund (AIF) and her son have denied allegations that they stole from the charity. Karla D Stov(...)

John Fitzpatrick, chairman of the Ireland Funds, said the charity had retained an outside law firm to conduct an independent review.

Over the course of its 42-year history, the Ireland Funds, in its various guises, has been a force for a lot of good on this island, raising about $60(...)

President and chief executive of The Ireland Funds Kieran McLoughlin: “the Dallas incident did occur on my watch. As chief executive, I have to take responsibility for that. Leadership has consequences and this crystallised my decision to leave.” Photograph: Aidan Crawley

The American Ireland Funds charity, which has raised $600 million, has taken legal action against a former employee at its Dallas, Texas, office for t(...)

Maurice Hayes: He had a great love and knowledge of literature, and with a photographic memory could quote his favourite poets and writers

Coming out of midnight Mass in Bryansford on Sunday night, P J McElroy spoke to journalist Dan Keenan about fellow Co Down man Dr Maurice Hayes who di(...)

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