Cork backroom staff member Doug Howlett takes a clsoer look at the action during the Allianz Hurling League Division 1A game between Limerick and Cork at the Gaelic Grounds. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Limerick 1-21 Cork 2-21 Cork manager John Meyler must have been the happiest man in the country after his side became the first team to put a halt to(...)

A queue forms outside the Capuchin Day Centre for family necessities on Monday morning. Photograph: Dara MacDónaill/The Irish Times

Hundreds of mothers and babies, many of them homeless, queue at the Capuchin Day Centre in Dublin on Monday for nappies and infant formula milk. From(...)

Sean Scully pastel M.18.04 made €556,686

Auction results Christie’s, Modern British Art Evening Sale, June 19th. Sean Scully, pastel M.18.04 made €556,686, a record in the medium for th(...)

Artist Seán McSweeney, who died on Saturday. File photograph: RTÉ

Many in the Irish art world and beyond were saddened to hear of the death at the age of 82 of artist Seán McSweeney on Saturday. An immensely popula(...)

Anthony Nash looked to play for both Cork and Kanturk in the space of a few hours. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Anthony Nash’s predicament spoke volumes. There were eyebrows raised when the Cork goalkeeper was named in the team to face Kilkenny on Saturday night(...)

Kilkenny’s Pádraig Walsh and Joey Holden tackle Cork’s Séamus Harnedy at Páirc Uí Chaoimh. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Cork 1-24 Kilkenny 0-24 A strong finish from Cork secured victory over Kilkenny in the opening round of the Allianz HL Division 1 at Páirc Uí Chaoimh(...)

Kilkenny’s Ollie Walsh and Tim O’Mahony of Cork clash. Photograph:  James Crombie/Inpho

Cork 1-24 Kilkenny 0-24 The sides were level on 13 different occasions before Cork eventually prevailed against Kilkenny in the opening round of the (...)

Caroline McCarthy, ‘Mansize’ at Butler Gallery

The Way Things Go: An Homage ★★★★ Butler Gallery, Kilkenny Castle, Kilkenny Some 30 years ago, two Swiss artists, Peter Fischli and David Weiss, set (...)

A general view inside Centre Court as Roger Federer of Switzerland plays his men’s  quarter-final match against Marin Cilic of Croatia last year.  Photograph: Adam Pretty/Getty Images

The stage is set. The actors primed. At Wimbledon everything has been Championship ready since last Saturday. The grass has been trimmed to precisely (...)

 Brian Stacey (44), of Derry Drive, Crumlin, Dublin, arrives at the Dublin District Court this morning. Photograph: Collins Courts

A Dublin man is the owner of a boat he is accused of stealing during an alleged drunken chase along the River Liffey, a court heard on Thursday. Emer(...)

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