Collins was a civil warrior not a terrorist, says professor
Dearbhail McDonald Legal Editor MICHAEL Collins was not a terrorist and was "more a George Washington than an Osama bin Laden", according to one of Ireland's leading human rights academics.
Your choice: Gardai should be armed
SAM GRIFFIN TWO out of every three people believe gardai should be armed, according to an online poll carried out by the Irish Independent.
Nacewa edges Howlett as our greatest ever rugby import
Issues have arisen in the history of Irish rugby that have split us down the middle whether it was Ward or Campbell, Sexton or O'Gara or in this case Nacewa or Howlett.
Your choices: What you've told us so far
Results from the 'Life's About Choices' polls so far.
Leinster legend Isa Nacewa should get Lord Mayor's Award - Dublin councillor
Alan O’Keeffe LEINSTER rugby legend Isa Nacewa should be given a Lord Mayor’s Award to bring home to New Zealand, according to his fans on Dublin City Council.
Deals for gardai, nurses as Croke Park II edges closer
Fionnan Sheahan and Tom Brady AGREEMENT on Croke Park II is edging closer as the Government tactic of striking a series of side deals with public sector unions appears to be paying off.
Brad Pitt: Angelina's decision to undergo a double mastectomy is 'absolutely heroic'
ACTOR Brad Pitt today hailed the courage of his fiance Angelina Jolie after she revealed that she has undergone a double mastectomy to lower the risk of her getting breast cancer - the disease that killed her mother almost a decade ago.
Capital to score €21m from rugby double-bill
Laura Butler IN what will be a massive boost for the capital and country, over 22,000 foreign rugby fans are set to descend on Irish shores for one of the biggest sporting weekends of the year.