INM journalists scoop top spot in five categories at NewsBrands Ireland journalism awards


Irish Independent political correspondent, Niall O’Connor scooped the Young Journalist of the Year award, with his colleague Conor Feehan landing a richly deserved News Reporter of the Year gong at a ceremony at Dublin’s Mansion House. Feature writer John Meagher was awarded Business Story of the Year. Meanwhile, sports writer, …

Harry Kane, Pep Guardiola Scoop Premier League Monthly Awards for September

Alex Morton/Getty ImagesTottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane has been named Premier League Player of the Month for September, while Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola won Manager of the Month with a perfect record of four wins from four. Kane netted six goals in four league outings as Sky Sports confirmed, and …

Air New Zealand takes top spot in ratings site awards

Air New Zealand has been named airline of the year by AirlineRatings.com for the fifth year in a row. The awards, judged by six editors with over 180 years’ industry experience, combines major safety and government audits with 12 key criteria – up from nine last year – that include …

Ireland Chapter of PMI announces winners of the National Project Awards – Irish Tech News

The Ireland Chapter of Project Management Institute (PMI) last night announced the winners of the inaugural National Project Awards, sponsored by PwC. Derek Tierney of the Department of Finance won Project Professional of the Year at a gala dinner hosted by principal sponsor PwC. Pramerica scooped Project Management Office of …

Irish Rocky in with fighting chance of Oscar glory | Ireland

A film about the life of Sean Mannion, known as “the Irish Rocky”, has become the first Irish language production to be long-listed for an Oscar. Rocky Ros Muc, a documentary on the boxer from Connemara, is one of five Irish films that have made the list for next year’s …

Black Sports Journalists Group Says ESPN Relationship Has No Bearing On Their Feelings On Jemele Hill

The leader of a group advocating for black sports journalists says he disagrees with ESPN’s decision to suspend Jemele Hill for two weeks.Sherrod Blakely, a Boston-based basketball writer and president of the National Association of Black Journalists Sports Task Force, told BuzzFeed News in an email that he disagreed with …

Kigali Marriott Hotel Clinches Two Awards at the World Travel Awards, Africa

(MENAFN Editorial) KIGALI, Rwanda, October 11, 2017/APO/ — Kigali Marriott Hotel () was recognized as Rwanda’s Leading Business Hotel and Rwanda’s Leading City Hotel at the prestigious World Travel Awards, Africa 2017. The award was presented at a glittering award ceremony attended by eminent industry leaders and VIPs from across …

REVEALED – Ireland international rules squad named and Mayo’s Aidan O’Shea unveiled as captain

Aidan O’Shea REVEALED – Ireland international rules squad named and Mayo’s Aidan O’Shea unveiled as captain Independent.ie MAYO powerhouse Aidan O’Shea will skipper the Irish International Rules panel that tours Australia next…