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The Ireland team show off their silver medals at the homecoming event on Dame Street in Dublin. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

The late call-up Ireland’s Emily Beatty in action against Caia van Maasakker of the Netherlands during the Hockey Women’s World Cup Final a(...)

Lough Derg near Killaloe, Co Clare. Fáilte Ireland plans to build a brand for the midlands similar to that of the Wild Atlantic Way. Photograph: Alan Betson

Fáilte Ireland has advertised for consultants to help the organisation build a brand for the midlands to emulate the success of the Wild Atlantic Way (...)

Pat Hickey, president of the Olympic Council of Ireland:  “He is in a prison cell. He has not been charged with anything. These are accusations based on the flimsiest of assumptions.”  File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Olympic Council of Ireland president Pat Hickey who is in custody in Brazil in relation to allegations of ticket touting has been subjected to a “hate(...)

 Attorney General Máire Whelan:  Minister for Sport Shane Ross  said on Monday that he would consult  Ms Whelan after the OCI refused his request to allow an independent person join its investigation into Ireland’s Olympic ticketing controversy. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

The Government has moved to dampen expectations of an independent inquiry being established into the ticket touting controversy. Minister for Sport (...)