Author: Michael Kehoe

Scientists at Genomics Medicine Ireland (GMI) are set to map the genomes of 45,000 people across Ireland

Ireland to lead the way in search for new cancer treatments

Scientists are hoping that the Irish may hold the genetic secrets that could unlock the puzzles of some of the world’s most complex diseases. They hope that their work will help to discover some unknown causes for huge killers such as cancer – which could then lead to new treatments. (more…)

Fianna Fáil working on 12-point plan to create a united Ireland

Fianna Fáil working on 12-point plan to create a united Ireland

The republican party Fianna Fáil is working on a 12-point plan to prepare Ireland for reunification if a future referendum should make such an historic move possible. The party leader, Micheál Martin, says he believes a united Ireland is a distinct possibility in his lifetime but a huge amount of work is needed to make…

Liam Neeson video supports the Integrated Education Fund

Liam Neeson releases video promoting integrated schools

Hollywood superstar Liam Neeson has called on schools in Northern Ireland to ensure that children of all backgrounds are educated together. The Taken hardman – from Co Antrim – released a video which sees him throw his support behind the Integrated Education Fund (IEF). (more…)

the ten wealthiest Irish entertainers have been revealed

The wealthiest entertainers in Ireland

The ten wealthiest Irish entertainers have been revealed in the latest Sunday Times Rich List – and what a talented bunch they are. The list includes stars who have enjoyed global success and have entertained millions of people for decades. (more…)

Spectacular surfing movie filmed on Ireland’s shores

Spectacular surfing movie filmed on Ireland’s shores

With summer just around the corner, a video has been released and is sure to get thrill seekers in the mood to head to Ireland’s beaches. The movie Between Land and Sea is out later this year and the trailer has been uploaded to True Films vimeo page. (more…)

Radio presenter Seán Moncrieff vows to give up mentioning Donald Trump for Lent

40 days and nights without mentioning Donald Trump

An Irish radio presenter has vowed to give up mentioning Donald Trump’s name for Lent. Seán Moncrieff presents the weekday afternoon radio show Moncrieff on Newstalk. He has become tired of speaking about the US President everyday. (more…)