Black and tan

Ireland bemused as Nike releases 'Black and Tan' trainers

One-Minute Read
Mon 12 Mar, AT 15:02

Sportswear giant names St Patrick's day trainers after notorious British paramilitary unit

Martin McGuiness Sinn Fein

President McGuiness? It’s not such a horrible spectre

Mon 19 Sep, AT 09:37
Crispin Black

The erstwhile ‘Butcher of Bogside’ could prove a very compliant President of Ireland

Jonny Wilkinson England rugby

England could go all the way in Rugby World Cup

Thu 8 Sep, AT 10:27

Rugby World Cup preview: With the All Blacks no longer feared as they once were, England have a chance

Ireland bank crisis

EU slams rating agencies as Ireland graded ‘junk’

Wed 13 Jul, AT 13:40

Business digest: ‘Stiff measures’ proposed to limit credit rating agencies’ power over failing countries

Queen Dublin visit

Irish diehards show their anger as history moves on

Tue 17 May, AT 08:56
Crispin Black

on Monday’s bomb threat to London and today’s massive operation to protect the Queen

Bank of Ireland

Irish banks’ ratings reduced to junk status

Mon 18 Apr, AT 17:10

Business digest: Eurozone under pressure again as Ireland suffers double credit downgrade

European Central Bank ECB

Euro could collapse, says government watchdog

Tue 7 Dec, AT 11:07

Business digest: Comments come as EU members disagree over extending bail-out funds


It’s time Bono came to the aid of his own country

Fri 3 Dec, AT 07:25

Johnny Dee: Ireland needs its rich to pay their taxes. That means U2, Bono...

Irish debt crisis

Ireland ponders the true cost of the bailout

Wed 24 Nov, AT 11:49

Business digest: IMF demands cuts to dole and minimum wage