Embattled....Garda Commissioner Noirín O'Sullivan.

Policing the police in full glare of media spotlight

World of Politics with Harry McGee – harrymcgee@gmail.com Garda Commissioner Nóirin O’Sullivan is a little like the soccer manager who has been appointed to a team struggling in the relegation zone. The previous manager has been...
Elaine Mai.

Electronic music with heart from Elaine Mai

Groove Tube with Jimi McDonnell – tribunegroove@live.ie Creating electronic music that has a beating heart, Elaine Mai plays Róisín Dubh on Saturday, May 6. Over the past few years, the profile of this Dublin-based Mayo woman...
Dayana Maltese at Sabanero at the Westside Enterprise Centre. “It’s something between mozzarella and feta,” she says of her Venezuelan cheese. Photos: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Dayana aims to become a big cheese in adopted city

Lifestyle -  Judy Murphy meets a Venezuelan woman producing her native cheese in Galway who is getting hugely-positive reaction to the product When Dayana Maltese came to Galway on holidays in late 2004 to visit...
The Audi A5 Cabriolet.

Audi to complete the family set with launch of A5 Cabriolet

Ahead of its launch later this month, Audi Ireland has announced pricing and specifications for the innovative Audi A5 Cabriolet. This is the model that completes the new generation of the A5 family. With room...
Clarinbridge's Evan Niland breaking away from Carnmore's Matthew Moran and Kegan Fox during the clubs' county championship tie at Kenny Park on Saturday evening. Photos: Joe O'Sgaughnessy.

Clarinbridge go to town in big win over poor opponents

CLARINBRIDGE 1-27 CARNMORE 1-8 ANNIHILATION! That’s the word that springs to mind when describing this group clash. Clarinbridge produced a dominating display all over the field to ease to victory over Carnmore in front of a...
Aaron Monaghan in The Second Violinst, a new opera by Enda Walsh and Donnacha Dennehy that will premiere at the festival.

Arts Festival features mix of the new and familiar

Playwright Enda Walsh, a regular at Galway International Arts Festival in recent times, has two shows in this year’s event, which runs from July 17-30. The first is an opera, The Second Violinist, from Landmark...


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