There’s really no such thing as the perfect time to score

A Different View with Dave O’Connell Living a mere 100 per cent is never enough for footballers; you have to dig deep and find that extra ten per cent within your metaphorical locker to make...
Galway football captain Damian Comer, Una and Pat McDonagh of Supermac', and Galway hurling captain David Burke at the announcement of Supermac's and Galway GAA's five-year sponsorship deal at the Lough Rea Hotel and Spa. Photo: Hany Marzouk.

Tipperary in serious trouble after awful day at the Gaelic Grounds

Inside Track with John McIntyre Sometimes, all it takes is one bad match for a team’s season to nearly implode. Tipperary hurlers – second favourites behind Galway to win the All-Ireland title ahead of their...
Former Senator Fidelma Healy Eames with some of the Vote NO campaigners at Maree Centre this week.

Either way, referendum will throw up a different reality

World of Politics with Harry McGee- By the time you read this, it will be almost over bar the shouting; and as you walk to the polling station you will be hit by more...
Shark Swimming Club coaches, from left: Noel Barrett, Lorraine Copley, Roisin Lally, Trevor Collins and Brendan Kelly.

Shark Swimming Club gearing up for 40th anniversary celebrations

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon HAVING scooped Swim Ireland’s Connacht Club of the Year award last November, Shark Swimming Club will celebrate another milestone when they host a special function at Galway Rowing Club on...
Charlie Adley

May is out, sun is out – this man is out too!

Double Vision with Charlie Adley AT last our natural world here in the west of Ireland is bursting with life. I can feel underneath me as I walk a burgeoning latent power, eager to rise,...
Palestinian protesters carry an injured man shot by Israeli troops during this week's protest along the Gaza Strip's border with Israel.

Death trumps diplomacy as opening of embassy prompts mass slaughter

World of Politics with Harry McGee – Fifty eight people were killed by Israeli troops on Monday during protests over the 70th anniversary of the State and US decision to move its embassy from...


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