Denis Collins

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Tom Barry, the most famous IRA commander during the War of Independence and the mastermind of the Kilmichael ambush, addresses some of his old comrades at a memorial service in 1966

County Cork Incident Kilmichael ambush Date November 28th, 1920 Fatalities 12 Read full county by county breakdown here Cork was(...)

Adding €2 to €3 to the cost of a packet of cigarettes and ring-fencing the revenue for cancer drugs would cover the cost of new treatments, says oncologist Prof John Crown.  Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Demand for expensive immune system drugs to treat cancers is going to increase because of their effectiveness but costs need to be contained so the wi(...)

Women with the HER2-positive strain of the disease had the best prognosis because of the “colossal impact”of Herceptin and chemotherapy: Photograph: F Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd/PA Wire

Women with metastatic, or secondary, breast cancer face a better outlook than they would have in the past, according to a leading cancer specialist. (...)

A woman cyclist was killed when in collision with a  lorry shortly before 2.30pm on Monday  at the roundabout between Templeville Road and Whitehall Road in Dublin 6W. File photograph: Google Street View

A woman in her late 30s died on Monday after she was hit by a lorry while cycling in south Dublin. The incident occurred shortly before 2.30pm at th(...)

Couple Gary Kelly (19) and Delia Keary (18) died after a road collision in Co Limerick on Friday. Photograph: Facebook

Tributes have been paid to teenage couple killed after a road crash in Co Limerick last weekend. Gary Kelly (19) and Delia Keary (18) were travelling(...)

A corporate gender gap report by the World Economic Forum found a lack of role models is one of the greatest barriers to women leaders. (...)