Ballyhale players celebrate at the final whistle. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Ballyhale Shamrocks (Kilkenny) 0-18 Borris-Ileigh (Tipperary) 0-15 On a memorable weekend for Kilkenny hurling, Ballyhale Shamrocks made history by b(...)

Terence Maguire (63), of Blessington Street, Dublin. Photograph: Collins Courts

A man who caused “devastating damage” to his home and other houses by causing a gas explosion during an alleged suicide attempt has gone on trial. Te(...)

Ballygunner’s Stephen O’Keeffe is fouled by Mark Aylward and Patrick Mullen of Ballyhale Shamrocks in the All-Ireland Senior Club Championship hurling semi-final at Semple Stadium. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Ballyhale Shamrocks (Kilkenny) 1-15 Ballygunner (Waterford) 0-13 TJ Reid says that having his return to the Kilkenny team delayed by another mon(...)

Niall Mullen: “There are no programmes about antiques on the  Irish TV channels since RTÉ discontinued ‘The Dealers’ eight years ago”

Niall Mullen owns Niall Mullen Antiques, a shop in Dublin’s Francis Street specialising in art deco and other 20th-century furniture, objects and art(...)