Danny O Brien

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Use a thick slab of halloumi, preferably seared in a cast-iron pan

Danny O’Brien is a comedian, writer and food obsessive. I was flying from London Stansted (remember those days?) to Dublin last year coming back fr(...)

Equinome founder Emmeline Hill: “What we’re doing is assessing the natural variation or the natural genetics of an individual.” Photograph: Peter Houlihan

Emmeline Hill doesn’t like the term “luck”. Perhaps it’s the scientist in her. But she will concede that she’s been fortunate. Hill grew up around ho(...)

Jockey Craig Williams (right) rides Vow and Declare to victory in the Melbourne Cup on Tuesday19. Photograph: Scott Barbour/AAP Image via AP

When Vow and Declare passed the winning post at Melbourne this week, it wasn’t just a cause of celebration for his connections but also for a pioneeri(...)

Craig Williams rides Vow and Declare to win the Lexus Melbourne Cup. Photograph: Daniel Pockett/Getty Images

The international raiders were no match for homegrown stayer Vow And Declare, who flew the flag for Australia to win the €5 million Melbourne Cup over(...)

Body & Soul Music and Arts Festival has announced the full stage times for its 10th Aniversary celebration of the summer solstice which kicks off (...)

Long before the Big Tech backlash, before politicians feared the power of tech leaders and before Facebook users questioned giving up their personal i(...)

Cherrywood in south Dublin: undeveloped land bank is set to become new town centre.

To much fanfare, the Government identified Cherrywood as south Dublin’s newest suburb back in 2010. Wedged southeast of Carrickmines and northwest of (...)

The Anseanachai Cliste case is the  first  in Britain to involve a positive test for cobalt, which is believed to increase endurance in racehorses. Photograph:  Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Anseanachai Cliste, who was banned from running at the Cheltenham Festival in March after a blood-covered syringe was discovered in his box before th(...)

Carla Mooney gets first go in the  the Red Bull Soundome at Electric Picnic ahead of the festival’s opening on Friday. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

SALTY DOG Friday 02.50-03.00 Salty Dog No-Stars: ‘Exile on Main Street’ 01.35-02.30 Otherkin 24.25-01.15 Booka Brass Band 23.15-24.05 DD Allen 2(...)

Parcels headline the  main stage on Friday

Body&Soul Stage Friday 01:00-01:45 Parcels 23:30-00:30 Metronomy 22:00-22:50 Anna Meredith 20:30-21:30 Talos 19:15-20:00 TooFools 18:00-18:(...)