Ireland men’s hockey team qualify for Rio 2016 Olympic Games
Ireland men’s hockey team have qualified for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games after Australia beat New Zealand 3-2 in the Oceania Cup final on Sunday.
Australia’s success left a place for Ireland as the team who ranked highest at the Hockey World League semi-finals in July, who had not already qualified. Ireland finished fifth at the Antwerp event and are the 11th team to qualify.
WATCH: Nathan Carter’s rather awkward slip-up on The Late Late last night
Country and Irish singer Nathan Carter was left more than a little red-faced on The Late Late Show last night. The 25-year-old singer had a slip of the tongue that took the minds of everyone to an alternative musing while discussing his career and how he got to where he is.
Medics are asking for a national emergency to be declared in hospitals
Medics are calling on the Government to declare a national emergency in our hospitals.
The Irish Medical Organisation is accusing the Coalition of showing more concern over the emigration of boxing coach Billy Walsh than a generation of emigrating doctors.
Irish Special Forces win international sniper competition
The Irish Special Forces unit with the Defence Force has won an international sniper competition in the United States. The Army Ranger Wing won both the international and overall categories in the United States Sniper Competition in Fort Benning, Georgia.
Man Utd Star To Sue Over Look-A-Like Nazi Doll
A Chinese toy manufacturer is being sued by Germany’s football captain Bastian Schweinsteiger after it produced a look-a-like doll dressed in a Nazi uniform. The Manchester United […]
Famous & Faceless
How do you sell 110 million records yet remain anonymous. How do you have a career spanning album 50 years, multiple chart toppers and a Grammy, yet still walk about in your home town with the mass public oblivious to you.
Well if you’re Robert Lamm, Lee Loughnane, Walt Parazaider, Jason Scheff, James Pankow, Trish Imboden & Keith Howland, collectively know as CHICAGO, you probably can.
Elderly bus driver killed after road crash in Ardmore, Co Waterford
Tributes have been made to a bus driver who was killed after a crash in Co Waterford on Tuesday night. Seamus McCarthy, in his 70s, died after an accident on the N25 at Grange, Ardmore at around 10.10pm.
A young boy is recovering in hospital after being ‘mauled by vicious dog’ in Waterford city
An 8 year old boy underwent surgery after being attacked by a dog that was roaming in Waterford city Monday evening. The boy was rushed to University Hospital Waterford after being set upon by a black and white collie in the Gracedieu area of the city after 6pm.
The first blocks of the new Gaelscoil Philib Barun were laid Monday
The first blocks for the new eight classroom Gaelscoil Philib Barun at Crobally Upper, in Tramore were laid Monday, after a 30 year wait for a permanent home.
Oscar Pistorius Is Released From Jail On Parole
Oscar Pistorius has been released from prison on parole after serving a year for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. The athlete was sentenced to five years in 2014 for killing Ms Steenkamp.