Henry Higgins

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Kim Kardashian West at the 2019 Met Gala. File photograph: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images

Why is Kardashian West, who exchanged privacy for wealth, so famous? In the early hours of October 3rd, 2016, shortly before her 36th birthday, (...)

 Conor Phelan’s Jump Juice  at the Irish Cruiser Racing Association National Championships 2017 in Crosshaven, Co Cork. Photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport

As the first of two Irish Sailing All-Ireland Sailing Championships gets under way this weekend, the senior event at Lough Ree Yacht Club will have a (...)

Paul Meade as Henry Higginsand Anna Sheils-McNamee as Eliza Doolittle. Photograph: Futoshi Sakauchi

★★★ This is an age of upstarts, observes a man in the crowd early in Pygmalion, where anyone can become somebody else as long as telltale signs of (...)

Ms Jacqueline O’Brien, pictured  with her husband Dr Vincent O’Brien and President  Mary Robinson. Photograph: Alan Betso/The Irish Times

Tributes have been paid to Jacqueline O’Brien, widow of the legendary trainer, Vincent O’Brien, who died in Dublin on Tuesday, aged 89. Brian Kavanag(...)

Annalise Murphy may face an Irish trial for the Olympic test event in Rio. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho.

Even though Irish sailors were expecting a “tough fight” at a new format International Sailing Federation (ISAF) World Cup in France this week they’l(...)

The Sovereigns Cup 2015 was launched on board the  LE Eithne in Dublin by Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Simon Coveney (far right) with Mike Walsh, Kinsale YC regatta director,  Norbert Reilly,  Irish Cruiser Racing Association commodore and Ensign Ben Crumplin. Photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport

With just over two months remaining to the start of the four-day Irish Cruiser Racing Association (ICRA) National Championship at the Sovereign’s Cup(...)

Sorcha goes, “Would you two not go out somewhere?” meaning me and Honor. “Ross, why don’t you take her to Dundrum and buy her something really expensi(...)

Illustration: Alan Clarke

A lot of things have been said – and possibly written, for all I know – about the influence of television on the minds of, like, impressionable chi(...)

Amateur Steven Clements drives Quick Jack clear to land the featured Connacht Hotel (QR) Handicap on the opening day of the Galway Festival last night. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Dermot Weld’s statistical record at Galway may be unsurpassable but Tony Martin’s rising status as a new festival “banker” option for punters got embe(...)

Tony McCoy on board Plinth gets up to beat Ruby Walsh and Ivan Grozny. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The Cheltenham festival may not be Aidan O’Brien’s priority anymore but a Grade Two victory for Plinth at Fairyhouse today cou(...)