David Young

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 Kilkenny goalkeeper Eoin Murphy is among the subs for Saturday’s Tipperary v Kilkenny: The Legends Return — a benefit match for Amanda Stapleton.  Photograph: Piaras Ó Mídheach/Sportsfile

On the weekend of the All Stars, Saturday will see nearly 30 of them in action in Borrisoleigh where Tipperary and Kilkenny will renew rivalry in a be(...)

Jimmy Gopperth of Wasps. Photograph: Clive Mason/Getty Images

Wasps have confirmed outhalf Jimmy Gopperth will miss most of the upcoming Gallagher Premiership campaign following knee surgery. The 35-year-old for(...)

Sinn Féin President Mary Lou McDonald:  these past few days she has been less than sure-footed on a key and highly sensitive issue. Photograph: Liam McBurney/PA Wire

When “you’re explaining you’re losing” is a Ronald Reagan phrase Sinn Féin president Mary Lou McDonald will be familiar with, and in recent days she h(...)

Gary Douglas was found dead in his SUV on Tuesday after a member of the public spotted the Renault Kadjar lying at the bottom of an embankment off the Belfast Road outside Enniskillen. Photograph: Google

A man killed in a road crash in Co Fermanagh after his car went off the road and went down an embankment just yards from passing traffic may have lain(...)

People wait in line to view the coffin of  Anthony Foley in repose in St Flannan’s Church, Killaloe, Co Clare, ahead off his funeral today. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Thousands of people attended the reposing of former Shannon, Munster and Ireland rugby player Anthony Foley in his home village of Killaloe, Co Clare(...)

A bonfire being set ablaze at Lanark Way on Belfast’s Shankill Road on the “Eleventh Night”. Photograph: Alan Lewis/Photopress Belfast

Firefighters were summoned to an incident involving a bonfire as huge blazes were lit in loyalist communities across Northern Ireland last night marki(...)

Photograph of John Aughey, taken on Monday in Belfast. Photograph: Donal Collins

A prominent Orangeman has been granted bail after appearing in court accused of attempting to murder two people knocked down by a car during riots in (...)

Kildare Manager Brian Lawlor: “We won our five games and we still have to play a final to see if we get promoted.” Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Kildare hurling manager Brian Lawlor has hit out at the “nonsense” arrangement of deciding promotion with playoffs at the lower levels of the Allianz(...)

According to Connect’s figures, the most common setting for abuse to have happened to callers in 2014 was in the family at 45.5 per cent, followed by the community at 27.5 per cent. Institutional abuse accounted for 16 per cent of calls

An Irish counselling service for abuse victims has reported a 22 per cent increase in the number of people making contact.The service said that over h(...)