News (Ireland)

New to weights at the gym? 5 exercises for beginners

If you have a gym membership but stick to the cardio equipment, you’re missing out on a whole host of strength and fitness benefits from using free …

Exercise

Alan Brogan - Dublin's older players have big choices to make during winter

It wouldn’t be strange in practice games these days for teams to play 17 against 15 so that there are a greater number of bodies to break through, or …

Watch: Eamon Dunphy calls Ireland a 'kip' and demands 'state of emergency' is declared

He then said that the crash will "never end for our grandchildren" as there is €200bn debt still being carried by the nation.<p>The 72-year old soccer …

Ireland

We must convince unionists to support united Ireland: Gerry Adams

Gerry Adams has said work must be done to convince unionists to support a united Ireland.<p>Speaking at a book launch about the hunger strikes on …

Nambia? Trump invents a new African country and sings its praises

The African Union has 55 countries, but Nambia isn’t one

United Nations

Safety warning as gas customers urged to turn off their supply

In a statement issued this evening the company said:<p>2The operator of the Corrib gas terminal has confirmed that a quantity of odourless gas has …

Disappear Here Film Festival brings movie magic to Donegal

<b>The inaugural Disappear Here Film Festival is being held in the town of Ballyliffin, Co. Donegal from Friday 22nd September to Sunday 24th September</b> …

Donegal

Lions chief hits back at Sean O'Brien's stinging criticism of coaching team

British and Irish Lions chief executive John Feehan has backed Warren Gatland and his coaching team in the wake of Sean O'Brien's stinging …

Rugby Union

10 of the best citycars to buy for £10k and under

Citycars are all the rage in some quarters. And why not? They’re nimble, frugal, little urban runabouts that don’t cost the earth.<p>Plus, they are …

Billionaire L’Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt dies at 94

Wealth

Irish charity 'over the moon' after unexpected visit from Emily Ratajkowski

Ms Ratajkowski is a regular visitor to Ireland as her parents have a home in west Cork.<p>After hearing her parents praise the work of the Cork ARC …

Emily Ratajkowski

Government to outlaw zero hours contracts

The Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said the Government will outlaw zero hour contracts in new legislation which will be prioritised during this Dáil term.<p>…

Fianna Fáil

These guys made an underwater jet pack to let them glide like Iron Man

Two engineers have made an Iron Man-inspired underwater jet pack capable of speeds faster than Olympic legend Michael Phelps.<p>Ryan Kung and David …

Cool Stuff

Look inside: Unique setting of Lisburn's Ballantine Garden Village

A new show home opening today heralds the launch of a new batch of the beautifully designed homes in the quaint Ballantine Garden Village development …

The Left Wing

The Left Wing with Luke Fitzgerald is Ireland’s brand new rugby podcast bringing you the best analysis and exclusive interviews every week on …

Irish Rugby

UK posts smallest August budget deficit in a decade

Philip Hammond

Picasso nudes reunited after more than 80 years

Three “sexually charged” Picasso nudes which have not been seen together in more than 80 years are being reunited at a new show at Tate …

Art

'He broke my jaw, broke my hips, he raped me multiple times' - Former Senator and rape victim Niamh Cosgrave

A former Fine Gael Senator who was raped in France four years ago said Irish society must do more to educate itself about sexual violence and rape.

Two Meath men jailed over Derry bomb plot

Two Co Meath men have each been given a five year jail term for their role in a dissident republican plan to bomb a PSNI recruitment event in …

Terrorism

‘People I knew turned their backs on me’: rape victim speaks of ordeal

Recruit 'citizens army of paedophile hunters,' says former top cop

A former senior police officer who was once in charge of preventing child exploitation online has said police forces should tap into the frustration …

Court shown footage of couple having sex in front of customers and staff of pizza delivery shop

Video footage of a couple having sex in a pizza delivery shop in England as staff worked on the other side of the counter has been shown to a court …

Crime

Christmas Guinness ad will be 'banned' under new drink laws, says lobby group

A LOBBY group for the drinks industry has produced an edited video of a popular Guinness ad to show the impact proposed new laws will have on alcohol …

Banned

Kiev and Moscow clash over proposals for UN peacekeepers in Ukraine

Ukraine

The emotional story behind why friends Roy and Pete are embarking on a tour of Europe's major cities... in an £800 Ford Ka

Construction worker Roy Lucas is currently putting the final touches to plans for an ambitious road trip to Europe next month in an £800 Ford Ka with …

Empathy

Science Foundation Ireland invests €43m in 26 projects

A total of €43m is set to be invested in 26 research projects by Science Foundation Ireland.<p>The money, provided under the Investigators Programme, is …

Research

Two Irish men jailed for 10 years over bid to bomb police recruitment event

They left it in hotel grounds ahead of the gathering of would-be new officers in Derry on October 9, 2015, the Police Service of Northern Ireland …

Crime

Check out this needy baby rhinoceros ahead of World Rhino Day

Sure, rhinos are big, intimidating creatures, but that doesn’t mean they don’t hanker for a cuddle from their mum now and then.<p>Meet Ike, a two-month …

Wildlife

Woman ‘misled’ by Ryanair ad promoting family discount

ASAI rules the airline’s advertisement should not be used in current format<p>about an hour ago<p>Previous ImageNext Image

Ryanair

Fifteen to One presenter William G Stewart dies at 84

Former Fifteen To One presenter William G Stewart has died at the age of 84, a representative has said.

Entertainment