# leader - Friday 20 February, 2015
The 30-year-old lost his grandmother last week and says the win over France was ‘special’.
The 33-year-old yesterday announced his decision to hang up his boots at the season’s end.
# leader - Friday 6 February, 2015
The UCD scrum-half is captain of Nigel Carolan’s side, who face Italy this evening.
# leader - Thursday 29 January, 2015
The Ireland captain says he doesn’t want to have any regrets when he makes a decision about retirement.
# leader - Saturday 3 January, 2015
Cillian O’Connor has been named vice-captain by managers Noel Connelly and Pat Holmes.
# leader - Friday 19 December, 2014
The Allstar admits to being surprised by the former Dublin manager’s appointment though.
# leader - Friday 12 December, 2014
The pair debated UK immigration on BBC Question Time last night.
# leader - Monday 8 December, 2014
The number eight is confident that his side can turn things around before the return leg against Harlequins.
# leader - Tuesday 2 December, 2014
The 12-strong squad for this week’s tournament also contains Ashleigh Baxter and Alison Miller.
# leader - Sunday 9 November, 2014
‘I don’t know if it’s the finest performance, but certainly one of our best victories in my time as captain.’
# leader - Wednesday 29 October, 2014
The 17-year-old won the Nobel Peace Prize this month.
# leader - Thursday 2 October, 2014
The 27-year-old captained the province for the first time three weeks ago against Treviso.
# leader - Thursday 18 September, 2014
The 30-year-old has taken over as the squad’s leader following the retirement of Leo Cullen.
# leader - Friday 5 September, 2014
The 31-year-old back row explains how his approach to the role is different second time around.
# leader - Thursday 4 September, 2014
The 100-cap New Zealand international is ‘stoked’ to be part of Pat Lam’s vision for the province.
# leader - Sunday 24 August, 2014
Reynolds’ press secretary Seán Duignan wrote perhaps the definitive account of his time as taoiseach.
# leader - Sunday 17 August, 2014
The 33-year-old prop has played her last game for her country, finishing on 85 caps.
# leader - Sunday 10 August, 2014
The world number one is a shot clear of Austrian Bernd Wiesberger.
# leader - Saturday 9 August, 2014
The news is mixed for Ireland’s other contenders while Tiger Woods misses out.
# leader - Saturday 26 July, 2014
The Italian cyclist has combined racing smarts, skill at bike-handling, and powerful climbing.
# leader - Saturday 19 July, 2014
‘It was just another really solid round of golf and I’ll need two more of those again’ said the Northern Irishman.
# leader - Thursday 10 July, 2014
The Blues have confirmed that the 30-year-old scrum-half will leave the Super Rugby franchise.
# leader - Friday 27 June, 2014
The British Prime Minister is expected to force a vote on the issue as EU leaders meet today.
# leader - Friday 30 May, 2014
‘I’m the right person at the right time’: Alex White joins Joan Burton in contest for Labour leadership
The Minister of State at the Department of Health has promised to “bridge the disconnect” between his party and voters.
# leader - Thursday 29 May, 2014
He’ll make the announcement tomorrow.
They even found a try.
# leader - Saturday 19 April, 2014
The Branch Davidians was a sect that separated from the Seventh-day Adventist Church in 1955 and were led by David Koresh .
# leader - Sunday 13 April, 2014
The Celbridge Scout group is holding a reunion to celebrate its 40th anniversary during the summer and is trying to contact as many former scouts and leaders as possible to bring them all together.
# leader - Friday 21 March, 2014
She said to be in politics you need to have cop on and back bone – and she says both.
# leader - Friday 14 March, 2014
Eamon Gilmore is spending three days in France ahead of St Patrick’s Day.
# leader - Saturday 8 March, 2014
Eamon Ryan addressed party members at the Green Party Conference today in Dublin.
# leader - Friday 21 February, 2014
O Fearghail is the first Cavan man to be elected GAA President.
# leader - Tuesday 4 February, 2014
The Munster lock is showing signs of improvement, with the Irish set-up hoping to see him return against Wales.
# leader - Wednesday 22 January, 2014
The Tánaiste repeatedly insisted “this is normal” in reference to the Cabinet’s progress on amendments to the legislation.
# leader - Sunday 12 January, 2014
The body of the former Israeli Prime Minister will lie in state.
# leader - Friday 6 December, 2013
# leader - Thursday 5 December, 2013
The former president of South Africa, who spent 27 years in prison, inspired a nation and the world.
# leader - Monday 2 December, 2013
Mary Lou McDonald said that meeting with a political representative is not a substitute for going to the relevant authorities.
# leader - Friday 6 September, 2013
A UCC professor wants O’Connell honoured, stating that like Barack Obama and Martin Luther, he was a keen instigator of democracy and civil rights.
# leader - Thursday 29 August, 2013
The former girlfriend of the North Korean leader was killed over a porn scandal she was allegedly involved in.