James Smyth

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Men, possibly of the Royal Irish Constabulary (RIC), resting in the hills of Tipperary during the War of Independence, 1921. From the AE Bell Collection. Photograph: Hulton Archive/Getty Images

County: Fermanagh Incident: Attack on Belleek police barracks Date: September 5th, 1920 Michael Collins personally wrote to congratulate an IRA leade(...)

Seán Gallagher during his campaign for the presidency in 2011 .Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

At least 12 county and city councils are expected to hold votes to nominate Independent candidates for the presidential election this week, with busin(...)

Jamie Smyth settled a personal injury claim for damages against the Minister for Defence. Photograph: Alan Betson

A former member of the Defence Forces has settled a €38,000 personal injury claim for damages against the Minister for Defence, for an undisclosed sum(...)

165  drug tests on jockeys carried out by the Turf Club last year

Statistical evidence of the Turf Club’s dramatically increased testing of horses ‘in-training’ has come from the Integrity body’s statistical report f(...)