Higgins praises Brendan Kennelly’s contribution to Irish life
- March 29, 2017, 19:55
Poet Brendan Kennelly has been presented with the Kerry Association in Dublin’s inaugural arts award by President Michael D Higgins. “In his public (...)
Tipping Point: Dublin express barrels down the Kerry track
- March 20, 2017, 06:30
Saturday morning, 10 o’clock. The train pulls out of Heuston Station, Dubs by the dozen on board. Across the way, four young lads, early 20s. Heads on(...)
Michael Viney: Why hedges need seeing from both sides
- March 18, 2017, 05:00
If I were a farmer with a few windy gaps on the land, I could plant new hedges and be paid for it – up to €5 a metre for five years. The hedge could b(...)
Full list of candidates and election agents referred to gardaí by Sipo
- January 13, 2017, 15:35
On November 25th, 2016, the Standards in Public Office Commission (Sipo) sent 66 files to Garda Headquarters concerning the candidates who had failed(...)
National Gallery of Ireland to reopen refurbished wings in June
- Art & Design
- January 10, 2017, 18:35
The National Gallery of Ireland will finally reopen to the public in mid-June after being largely closed for more than six years, gallery director Sea(...)
Creative Ireland is a huge promise, but can it be kept?
- December 14, 2016, 06:00
Last week’s announcement of Creative Ireland could be the turning point of the century for arts and culture in this country. In political terms, the a(...)
Una Mullally: After DJ Leo, how about ‘Enda Meets’ and ‘Nooney Goes Wild’?
- December 4, 2016, 20:52
Friday was a big day for Irish radio. Anton Savage parted ways with Today FM by making a dramatic statement detailing a breakdown with management. Se(...)
Inside Politics - Susan McKay on the lives of northern Protestants: "It's a full-blown crisis within Unionism"