dimanche 22 avril 2018

Eamonn Sweeney: Some Ulster rugby supporters don't seem to understand the reasons for people's disgust

Is it time to abolish Ulster? Not the province, just the rugby team. After all, the IRFU were going to give Connacht the bum's rush a few years back only to change their mind after protests from some recalcitrant Western types. Perhaps it's time for another bold decision.

Put away the shorts and pack up the BBQ as temperatures set to dip for week ahead

Saturday’s sunshine and high temperatures saw crowds flock to the coast and canals, but temperatures are set to cool down for the rest of the week.

Further woe for Munster fans as Air France strike hits supporters

Munster fans will face further woe tomorrow with Air France strike action to hit supporters heading home after seeing their side lose to Racing 92 today.

Journalist shot dead during live broadcast in Nicaragua

A reporter was shot and killed during a live broadcast from an area of Nicaragua roiled by violent anti-government protests this week, local media reported on Saturday night.

Irish Guards calling for 'honourable' retirement for Irish wolfhound Domhnall

Soldiers in the Irish Guards regiment in the UK are calling for an 'honourable discharge' for their Irish wolfhound mascot.

Pedestrian left with 'life-changing' injuries following Sunday morning road traffic accident

A councillor has expressed her shock and dismay after an early morning crash in north Belfast left a pedestrian with life-changing injuries.

Avicii post mortems reveal no evidence of foul play

Police in Oman have conducted two post mortems on the body of Grammy-nominated electronic dance artist DJ Avicii, who died on Friday aged 28, according to Swedish media reports.