The Rosmuc boxer who kept cool with the Boston mob and was never knocked down

When Sean Mannion raced his car through the dark streets of South Boston, little did he realise he was chasing the man who would become one of the most wanted criminals in US history.

When Sean Mannion raced his car through the dark streets of South Boston, little did he realise he was chasing the man who would become one of the most wanted criminals in US history.

Fiona O’Connell: ‘Making a killing from culling our poor badgers’

The bright lights of a big city mean you don’t have to don a fluorescent jacket. Whereas they are essential wear when walking on pitch-black country roads. Alas, our wildlife has no such luminous lifebelt.

The bright lights of a big city mean you don't have to don a fluorescent jacket. Whereas they are essential wear when walking on pitch-black country roads. Alas, our wildlife has no such luminous lifebelt.

Gardai issue security alert after suspicious device found on busy road

A security cordon and traffic diversions are currently in place on the Dublin Road in Drogheda, Co Louth, following the discovery of a suspicious device near a parked car.

A security cordon and traffic diversions are currently in place on the Dublin Road in Drogheda, Co Louth, following the discovery of a suspicious device near a parked car.

President-elect Michael D Higgins honours 200,000 Irish soldiers who fought in WWI as he speaks of ‘official amnesia’ after conflict

President-elect Michael D Higgins lead Ireland’s Armistice commemoration, marking one hundred years since the end of World War One and honouring the 200,000 Irish soldiers who fought in it.

President-elect Michael D Higgins lead Ireland’s Armistice commemoration, marking one hundred years since the end of World War One and honouring the 200,000 Irish soldiers who fought in it.