Sport

Irish rugby’s perception problem

The sport’s biggest challenge lies off the field

Coming off the back of arguably the greatest year any Irish sporting team has ever had, Ireland’s rugby team were on the crest of a wave entering 2019. A chance to defend their Six Nations crown before carrying that momentum

Sport

Brexit fallout to impact Irish sport

A hard border would be an unwelcome return to dark days

Brexit is coming, like the formless, vague monster in a nightmare. Though its exact character remains mysterious, the time of its arrival is certain. On March 29th, the UK may exit the European Union, and the island of Ireland may

Features

Queen of Brussels says Ireland won’t be left alone

The EU Commissioner for Competition, Margrethe Vestager, delivered a speech in Trinity yesterday

The EU Commissioner for Competition, Margrethe Vestager, delivered a speech in Trinity yesterday on the current state of the Union, as well as the challenges facing the EU 27, sans Britain, in the years to come. Praising the “no-nonsense, ‘we’ll