Peter Quinn

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BELIEF IN THE BENEFITS OF THE CURE, A TYPE OF FOLK MEDICINE THAT INTERWEAVES HOME REMEDIES WITH SUPERSTITION, RELIGION AND MAGIC, IS STILL A WAY OF(...)

An ESRI study in 2018 showed that intercounty players were dedicating 31 hours a week to their involvement in Galeic games. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Twenty four years ago, we were also getting ready for a special congress. It arrived on November 1st and was the first such event in 12 years. It beca(...)

An Post’s Dublin parcel hub in Dublin 12. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

An Post lost €10 million last year as Covid-19 added to the State mail company’s costs, according to figures released on Thursday. David McRedmond, A(...)

19 Jully 1981; Protesters walk across the pitch in advance of the Ulster GAA Football Senior Championship Final match between Down and Armagh at St Tiernach's Park in Clones, Monaghan. Photo by Jim Connolly / Connolly Collection/Sportsfile

Laurence McKeown was 25-years-old in April 1981. He was in year four of a life sentence, handed down for the attempted murder of an RUC man in 1977. H(...)

Ballygunner players celebrate winning the Waterford senior hurling championship. The split season has emerged from a previously shadowy existence into the full glare of almost blinding approval. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

The law of unintended consequences may not be an entirely apt way of describing the GAA’s current prolonged process of reflection simply because the a(...)

Jack Sheedy scores a goal for Dublin in the Leinster SFC preliminary round replay against Meath at Croke Park in 1991. Photograph: Inpho

It’s funny to look back at it now but the Jack Charlton era in Irish soccer was initially viewed as some sort of existential threat to Gaelic games. T(...)

Cork manager Billy Morgan told his players to get down on their knees and pray they would face Meath again later that year in the championship. File photograph: The Irish Times

This Wednesday it will come and go, largely unnoticed but the 30th anniversary of Cork hurlers’ pedestrian win over Kerry in the Munster championship (...)

John Duffy of Donegal in action during a clash against Derry in 1993. Photo: Inpho

To most, the light sunshine of May 13th, 1990 in Castleblayney had little enough to distinguish itself from a lot of Ulster Championship openers. Mona(...)

An Post CEO David McRedmond: ‘An Post’s move into a new world of e-commerce and financial services has delivered great results in 2018.’ Photograph: 
Maxwell Photography.ie

An Post is looking to launch its mortgage product in the spring of next year, it said on Wednesday when announcing a loan product that offers up to €7(...)

An Post owned 53 per cent of the company and sold the vouchers through post offices around the Republic.

Financial technology specialist Blackhawk Network is buying the One4all gift voucher business from shareholders including state company An Post in a d(...)

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