# explainer - Yesterday’s News
We dusted off the abacus and wrote off Italians at will to see who’s likely to finish the Pro12 campaign in the best position.
# explainer - Monday 18 April, 2016
We look at all the possible permutations as the title race approaches its climax.
# explainer - Sunday 17 April, 2016
Public health professionals are blaming recent negative media coverage for the drop in uptake.
# explainer - Thursday 14 April, 2016
The Red Devils’ fans will likely be rooting against Liverpool and Man City for the remainder of their respective European campaigns.
# explainer - Tuesday 5 April, 2016
Members of a gang linked to Limerick were sentenced yesterday.
# explainer - Tuesday 8 March, 2016
It’s all change in Leinster House following the election. So what happens now?
The drug is manufactured in Latvia and prescribed to treat heart disease.
# explainer - Monday 7 March, 2016
The Boys in Green get their campaign underway on Wednesday.
# explainer - Sunday 28 February, 2016
As the seats fill up, attention turns to what happens next.
# explainer - Friday 26 February, 2016
Everything you ever wanted to know about voting, but were too afraid to ask…
# explainer - Tuesday 23 February, 2016
# explainer - Sunday 14 February, 2016
Aleppo in Syria is under heavy attack by government forces. What does this mean for the rebels and the civilians inside?
# explainer - Friday 12 February, 2016
P60 forms are often ‘filed’ in a drawer never to be seen again. However, it’s an important document.
# explainer - Thursday 4 February, 2016
Warning: There is a lot of fiscal space in this article.
# explainer - Wednesday 3 February, 2016
A deal for increased powers for Britain hasn’t received much backing.
# explainer - Monday 1 February, 2016
It’s a phrase you’ll be hearing a lot from the political parties in the coming months.
# explainer - Wednesday 27 January, 2016
New claims have come to light which allege that police officers may have known about the bombing in advance.
# explainer - Tuesday 26 January, 2016
The Tipperary TD is the subject of the latest political controversy, but why is everyone talking about him?
# explainer - Friday 22 January, 2016
The Zika virus is thought to be behind a disturbing rise in the number of babies being born with underdeveloped brains in Brazil.
# explainer - Tuesday 19 January, 2016
Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald said that it was of fundamental importance that journalists be able to carry out their work unhindered.
# explainer - Monday 18 January, 2016
The quarter-final countdown is on, so we dusted off the scientific calculator to see who is likely to go in to the last eight.
# explainer - Tuesday 12 January, 2016
Reports on her recent engagement to Rupert Murdoch have made references to an unusual “first marriage”.
# explainer - Monday 11 January, 2016
A few wins could make everything quite straightforward.
Jail time for fine defaulters will be considered only as a last resort under the legislation.
# explainer - Wednesday 6 January, 2016
It generates temperatures similar to those found at the sun’s core.
# explainer - Tuesday 5 January, 2016
Labour’s Simon Danczuk has been in the headlines for all the wrong reasons in recent weeks.
# explainer - Tuesday 22 December, 2015
Explainer: Gerry Adams and Sinn Féin are facing more awkward questions. Here’s why…
# explainer - Saturday 12 December, 2015
Now you have no excuse not to use it.
# explainer - Friday 11 December, 2015
The Boys in Green will finally discover their group opponents for the European Championships next summer.
# explainer - Wednesday 2 December, 2015
MPs will vote on airstrikes today.
# explainer - Monday 30 November, 2015
COP21 is seen as the last best chance for the world to stop an environmental disaster.
# explainer - Tuesday 17 November, 2015
The government maintains it is committed to a UHI model. But there’s no chance of it happening soon.
# explainer - Friday 13 November, 2015
For the first time ever, 24 teams will compete at the European Championships next summer.
# explainer - Wednesday 11 November, 2015
Denis O’Brien, IBRC and an obsessive TD are all part of tangled web of controversy.
# explainer - Monday 9 November, 2015
The Cork athlete finished fourth in London but could be awarded a bronze medal if the race winner is found guilty of doping.
# explainer - Friday 16 October, 2015
Where can I watch proceedings unfold, when do the games take place and does the away goals rule come into play?
# explainer - Tuesday 13 October, 2015
With just three series’ of fixtures remaining, over half of the teams in the Premier Division can still be relegated.
# explainer - Tuesday 6 October, 2015
A win over France would make this a whole lot less complicated.
# explainer - Friday 2 October, 2015
Industrial action by workers is set to last for the next two weeks.
# explainer - Monday 28 September, 2015
Step this way for (Gluten) free advice.