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Friday 3 February 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# Slideshow

All time
# memory lane
Au Revoir Eamon: Gilmore through the years
On his last day in the job, we take a look back at the outgoing Labour leader through the years.
# snapshots
40 of our favourite images from a weekend of transatlantic GAA action
There was action from New York to Thurles.
# Slideshow
18 of the best pics from today's Great Limerick Run as Kenyan runner emerges triumphant
It was another successful year, with roughly 12,000 people believed to have taken part in the event.
# Extreme Weather
Pics: Neighbourhoods left in ruins after tornadoes rip through the United States
More than a dozen people have so far been killed by the storms.
# In Pictures
29 of our favourite photos from a weekend of brilliant GAA action
From Croker on Saturday to Cork on Sunday, these are some of our favourite shots.
# Winning
Slideshow: Foster qualifies for World Indoors at action-packed National Championships
The Lisburn sprinter set a personal best in Athlone on Sunday.
# top pics
The Week in Photos: Breaking through
Pushing out, gathering speed, breaking out.
# Slideshow
13 of the best pics from today's action at Navan Racecourse
Featuring Tony McCoy, Andrew Lynch and JP McManus.
# Slideshow
Photos: Ireland and Samoa step up prep for Saturday's test
Both squads had full training sessions today and here are the best pics.
# pot of gold
Your pics: Over the (double) rainbow
Beautiful.
# In pics
35 of our favourite pictures from Clare's great hurling year
We look back at the images that defined Clare’s All-Ireland winning year at senior and U21 level.
# US Air Force
Pics: This is what a day of military bomb squad training is like
A dangerous job like this needs a lot of extensive training and practice. The average US Air Force bomb tech can spend years doing this.
# goodbye emer
LÉ Emer to be decommissioned in ceremony today
The naval ship will be decomissioned in Cork City today, after 35 years of service to the Irish State.
# Slideshow
All the new college American football uniforms for this season in 28 pictures
They’re flashy as hell.
# What the fliuch?
Your pics: Flooding (and a rainbow) in Dublin after "intense" thunderstorms
Dublin City Council said that it has mobilised drainage crews, and will monitor the drainage network throughout the evening.
# Disaster
Photos: Oklahoma deals with destruction after worst tornado in decades
The US state is coming to terms with the massive tornado which left 24 people dead and levelled entire neighbourhoods.
# Ready to go
In pics: The Lions training in Maynooth this morning
Paul O’Connell and Conor Murray were among those in Kildare.
# snow moon
Your pics: The Snow Moon
It’s big, and it’s very beautiful.
# Slideshow
In pictures: Today's schools rugby action
Wesley College clinched the Vinnie Murray Cup while Blackrock booked their place in the Leinster Senior Cup semi-final.
# frock off
Frocking hell! It's the BAFTAs and the Grammys, rolled into one
64 pictures of frocks, pink hair, big hair, J-Lo’s leg and stunning beards. Work can wait.
# Slideshow
In pictures: Our favourite images from this weekend’s Gaelic football
It was another busy day with O’Byrne and McKenna Cup sem-finals to be settled among others.
# Slideshow
In pictures: Our favourite images from this weekend's Gaelic football
Includes shots from Pairc Ui Rinn, Parnell Park and the Athletic Grounds and Celtic Park.
# Slideshow
In pictures: Inter-county Gaelic football returns for 2013
A host of new managers led their teams out for pre-season action over the weekend.
# Advice
Here are 11 New Year's resolutions for some of our favourite sports personalities
Featuring Declan Kidney, Rory McIlroy and others.
19 absolutely stunning Sony World Photography contenders
There is just one week left for entries in prestigious global contest – and the competition is fierce.
# Slideshow
In pictures: The RTÉ Sports Awards
Ireland’s sporting heroes were out in force for this evening’s ceremony.
# recommended
Essential Follows: Here are 50 GAA personalities to follow on Twitter
Featuring Bernard Brogan, Colm Cooper and Ben Brosnan, among others.
# Twittersphere
No offence, Joey! It's the sporting tweets of the week
Also featuring Brian O’Driscoll’s thoughts on the IRB Player of the Year nominations, an alarming Liverpool-related statistic and Serena Williams’ supposedly imperfect body.
# Work Can Wait
It's Friday, so here's a slideshow of macaques from around the world
It feels like Fridays were made for ‘ooohing’ and ‘aaahing’ over cute macaques and their antics.
# Next Move
Where will David Beckham go next? Here are 10 possible destinations
China? Russia? Sligo Rovers? Here are some possible outcomes, from the realistic to the highly fanciful.
# talking turkey
PICS: Turkey farm gets ready for Christmas
But one Bronze Turkey may be making his escape…
# Slideshow
When Twitter questionnaires go wrong: Here are 12 of the best/worst #AskStevieG tweets
The Liverpool midfielder would be best advised to stay away from the site over the next few hours.
# Happy Days
Pics: Remember the awesomeness of childhood Saturday mornings?
This slideshow will help you relive them!
# bent objects
PHOTOS: Everyday items as you’ve never seen them before
Zombie peanuts and killer peelers…
# Changes
Slideshow: The forgotten men of Galway hurling
The shift in Galway hurling of late has been seismic, as the following slideshow illustrates.
# Journey
Slideshow: Kilkenny’s path to the All-Ireland SHC final
Having looked at their opponents’ route earlier, here’s how the Cats reached the final.
# Looking Back
In pics: Galway's path to the All-Ireland SHC final
As the two sides prepare for this Sunday’s big game, we recall how Anthony Cunningham’s reached this stage.
# Jean-Claude Juncker
Jean-Claude Juncker is very angry and here are the pics to prove it
The longest serving head of government in the EU and the head of the Euro Group is not a man to mess with and these pictures prove it…
# Friday Slideshow
It's Friday so here's a slideshow of badgers from around the world
With BONUS video content…
# First XV
Slideshow: Meet Kilkenny's All-Ireland U21 final team
A rundown of the side set to take on Clare in the big game this weekend.