# opinion - Yesterday’s News
The Kilkenny star was so much more than just the most decorated player of his generation.
# opinion - Tuesday 30 August, 2016
Sarah O’Hara did not get a university place after she failed to get the maths grade needed. But she did a PLC course and ultimately got into the course she wanted.
# opinion - Monday 29 August, 2016
2015 Galway Rose Olga Lee responds to Brianna Parkin’s piece, which described the Rose of Tralee as a ‘Kate Middleton impersonation competition’.
The Irish government insists it didn’t offer Apple a sweetheart tax deal.
# opinion - Sunday 28 August, 2016
Robert Gilby says he and his wife Emma are forever indebted to blood donors, after a traumatic experience following the birth of their first child.
Edel O’Connell from The Alzheimer Society of Ireland gives advice about ways to manage and live with dementia.
# opinion - Saturday 27 August, 2016
Plus, Harry Kane’s August slump strikes again, as Liverpool draw with Spurs.
With recent high profile domestic violence cases, Margaret Martin of Women’s Aid reflects on society’s tendency to judge, shame and distrust victims.
# opinion - Friday 26 August, 2016
Tom Clonan: The Catholic Church can either reform itself after the Maynooth mess - or risk looking like a Fr Ted episode
Change is hard in big organisations – but the Catholic Church’s approach to the problems in Maynooth have been less than encouraging.
# opinion - Wednesday 24 August, 2016
The veteran striker announced his international retirement today.
The Lobbying Act is about more than just compliance – it’s about communications and reputation.
# opinion - Tuesday 23 August, 2016
Homeless campaigner Erica Fleming says that false accounts have been spread to try and tarnish her reputation.
Three of the Toffees’ Ireland internationals are currently being linked with a move away from the club.
# opinion - Monday 22 August, 2016
Julien Mercille is a member of the Namaleaks team. He explains why the site was set up.
The industry has been in terminal decline since 2007.
If politicians are really interested in 'new politics' they should work to secure justice for the Clerys workers
Sinn Féin TD David Cullinane argues that political parties can work together to produce legislation on protecting workers’ rights.
# opinion - Sunday 21 August, 2016
But any Brexit deal the UK negotiates should be extended to Ireland.
Patricia Hall from the Irish Heart Foundation talks about when you should worry about heart palpitations.
Age Action’s Justin Moran argues that as people live longer lives, it is time to remove barriers preventing older people from working.
# opinion - Saturday 20 August, 2016
'MMA is more of a game of chess than a sport for brutes - and regulated properly, it's extremely safe'
Mike Sheridan argues it’s time that mixed martial arts was recognised as an official sport in Ireland.
Lorraine Courtney argues that the Rose of Tralee competition is outdated and offensive to women.
# opinion - Friday 19 August, 2016
Consultant dietitian Sarah Keogh argues children can be raised vegan, but it requires a lot of hard work from the parents.
A dawn raid, a bizarre press op - but the handling of the Hickey affair wasn't unusual by Brazilian standards
As we saw this week, Irish and Brazilian authorities have very different ways of operating, writes barrister Barry Ward.
# opinion - Wednesday 17 August, 2016
Snowballing motor premiums have put the spotlight on the problematic sector.
# opinion - Monday 15 August, 2016
A new bill could see Irish unlimited companies forced to file public accounts.
Security expert Tom Clonan says any decisions about our status must be taken by the Irish people in a transparent and ethical manner.
# opinion - Sunday 14 August, 2016
Careers expert Eoghan McDermott assesses the impact of going back to college on your job prospects, pay and satisfaction levels.
Eating disorders can affect anyone.
# opinion - Saturday 13 August, 2016
'They openly debated what sort of sex I had': What it was like being at the centre of the blood-ban case
Tomás Heneghan took a case against the Irish Blood Transfusion Service to get rid of the lifelong ban on gay men giving blood.
# opinion - Thursday 11 August, 2016
Gerry Adams says all parties should come together to talk about Irish unity.
# opinion - Monday 8 August, 2016
Who are the top Boys in Green performers currently playing at the highest level in England?
Sterling has shed more than 10% of its value against the euro since the Brexit vote.
# opinion - Sunday 7 August, 2016
One reader tells us her story about having to travel to the UK for an abortion after her baby was diagnosed with a debilitating illness.
Marriage counsellor Dr Ray O’Neill tells us how to avoid the pitfalls of being in a long-term relationship.
# opinion - Saturday 6 August, 2016
Roseleen Flaherty from the Irish Cancer Society talks about how to check if you have skin cancer.
Glen Murphy talks about his work for the Stradbally Woodland Railway in Laois.
Michael Kelly continues his Grow It Yourself series with tomatoes, a family favourite for soups, salads, sauces and snacks.
Lawsuits abound in the Land of the Free.
# opinion - Wednesday 3 August, 2016
The current system puts entrepreneurs in a protective bubble – instead of helping them reach their potential.
# opinion - Tuesday 2 August, 2016
Ciarán Cuffe says we need to do more with less when it comes to public transport.
# opinion - Monday 1 August, 2016
Paddy Kevane talks about how lack of government support can impact families during an emotional period.