Michael Kenny

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The Burning of Cork on December 11th, 1920. Photograph courtesy of the National Library of Ireland.

With the benefit of hindsight at 100 years remove, and taken in the context of escalating violence and tension throughout that year, it was hardly sur(...)

An ice sculpture is put in place for Prime Minister Boris Johnson in the studio before the start of the Channel 4 News election climate debate. Photograph: Kirsty O’Connor/PA Wire

It’s 13 days to Election Day. Protecting a poll lead that puts him on course for a comfortable victory, Boris Johnson has been avoiding scrutiny, dod(...)

The flags of St George, the flag of Scotland and the union flag fly high. Photograph: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

One of many issues receiving little attention in the UK general election campaign is its implications for the future of the union and its constitution(...)

Although there appear to have been three different Patrick Sheehans wounded during the Siege of Sebastopol, the one in the ballad was probably from Ennistymon, Co Clare. Lithograph of the Siege of Sebastopol/Universal History Archive/UIG via Getty Images Lithograph of the Siege of Sebastopol. The sans Pareil and The Agamemnon engaging Fort Constantine. Lithograph by A. L. Morel-Fatio. Dated 1854. (Photo by: Universal History Archive/UIG via Getty Images)

His name was indeed Patrick Sheehan, and at least in the famous ballad, his age was “34”.  But this last detail may have been influenced by the r(...)

Michael Kenny of Kenny and Company: “Here in San Francisco being on your second, third or fourth start-up is seen as great experience. Most of the start-ups in Silicon Valley have emigrant founders.”

Michael Kenny grew up in Dublin and attended CUS and UCD, graduating with a BComm in 1998 and a masters in business studies in 1991. “My first job o(...)

Liam Cosgrave former taoiseach speaking on the occasion of the unveiling of a plaque celebrating the birth of WT Cosgrave at Kennys bar 174 James’s Stree, last evening.t Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES

Former taoiseach Liam Cosgrave last night recalled how the State was built from scratch with “no outside money” as he unveiled a plaque in Dublin at t(...)

Kilkenny minors celebrate their victory over Laois at Croke Park yesterday. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

KILKENNY 1-18 LAOIS 0-8: Alan Murphy fired 10 points as Kilkenny claimed their first Electric Ireland Leinster MHC title since 2010, following a 13-po(...)