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Dublin’s Jonny Cooper celebrates with Dublin County Board chief John Costello after winning the All-Ireland final. Photograph: Inpho

Dublin county board chief executive John Costello has gently mocked certain criticism of the current football team, and also described the suggestion (...)

 ‘If a case involves murder, many family members are still experiencing severe trauma and mental health problems after the death of their loved one’, John Costello chairman of the Parole Board said. File photograph: Cyril Byrne

Life sentence prisoners released from Irish jails last year had served an average of 18 years, the Parole Board has said. Of the 21 life sentence pri(...)

John Costello, head  of the Parole Board: “In England over the five-year period from 2011 over £1 million was paid to prisoners because of delayed parole hearings.” Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES

Parole – the process allowing for the release for Ireland’s most serious criminals – is due to get a major shake-up later this year when the Oireachta(...)

A Dublin man who assaulted his ex-partner and then abducted their one-year-old daughter in the early hours of the morning has been given a suspended prison sentence.

A Dublin man who assaulted his ex-partner and then abducted their one-year-old daughter in the early hours of the morning has been given a suspended p(...)

Philly McMahon lifts Sam Maguire after Dublin’s All-Ireland SFC final win over Mayo last year. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Dublin GAA has been further boosted by a five-year extension to their sponsorship deal with insurance firm AIG, now believed to be worth in the region(...)

Páraic Duffy with taoiseach Enda Kenny watch Mayo play Tyrone in the All-Ireland senior  football championship semi-final at Croke Park in August 2013. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Director-general of the GAA. Would you do it? Would you want to? It’s a uniquely conditioned role in Irish life. You’re the face of an organisation ov(...)

If there was an abiding image of the final it was of Connolly, supposedly the hot-head, getting up from the ground and gesturing to his team-mates to relax, that everything was under control. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Down to the embers, then, of 2017, and globally it may feel like a fractious and anxious and absurdly fast time with the spectre of DJT knocking about(...)

John Costello and Jim Gavin after this year’s All-Ireland SFC final. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Dublin GAA chief executive John Costello has described as “puerile” some of the critical reaction to the county’s third consecutive All-Ireland footba(...)

Winning All-Irelands, for all that it creates a positive feeling within counties and communities, is essentially a private affair for teams and players. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

“Great year or huge opportunity let slip? That’s the cold analysis of the year for our senior footballers. Truth be told, it was partly both,” – John (...)

 Anthony Cunningham and Dublin County Board chief John Costello. Cunningham’s name has been mentioned heavily in connection with the Dublin hurling team. Photograph:  Cathal Noonan/Inpho

In was in late July that the first rumours of Pat Gilroy’s possible interest in the Dublin hurling job started whispering in the wind. At the time An(...)

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