John Carr

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The GAA  has nothing to fear from discussion amongst its members of proposals, however radical they may be.

The GAA has in recent decades been fairly partial to contemplating the future. If we go back nearly 50 years to the McNamee Commission, which report(...)

The committee was appointed by Aogán Ó Fearghail in 2015 to try to envisage what the GAA should look like in 2034, 150 years after its foundation.  Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

A radical report has proposed the payment of an allowance to intercounty players and a root-and-branch overhaul of GAA administration including the ab(...)

 Aga Khan manager Rodrigo Pessoa, with Gemma Haire, Inistioge, Kilkenny, supporting the Riding for the Disabled Association Ireland, ahead of the Dublin Horse Show. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Ireland has been drawn second of the eight teams competing in Friday’s FEI Nations’ Cup for the Aga Khan trophy at the Dublin Horse Show. The home te(...)

Businesses would be legally obliged to come up with measures to ferret out videos that contain hate speech. Photograph: Reuters

Facebook, Netflix, YouTube and the German state broadcaster ZDF are very different businesses. But they may soon all have to abide by the same rule bo(...)

Illustration: Dearbhla Kelly/Irish Times Premedia

While budget 2016 announced additional teaching jobs at primary and secondary level, a huge lack of opportunity is still pushing many second-level (...)