Paul O’Donoghue stars in Channel Five’s Elephant Hospital

Elephant Hospital is a TV programme on UK’s Channel Five. Thailand’s largest hospital devoted solely to treating elephants, with 4,000 captive in the country. Paul O’Donoghue is known for Elephant Hospital (2020), The One Show (2006) and Jeremy Vine (2018). Thanks to Kevin O’Donoghue for introducing this article

TD Richard O’Donoghue ‘lucky to be alive’ after 120km horror road smash

Richard O’Donoghue (born 1970/71) is an Irish Independent politician who has been a Teachta Dála (TD) for the Limerick County constituency since the 2020 general election. TD Richard O’Donoghue ‘lucky to be alive’ after 120km horror road smash POLITICIAN Richard O’Donoghue has told how he cheated death after a 120km horror road smash. The Limerick […]

A Leading Light in Science Education

A KERRY man is leading national efforts to encourage the study of scientific subjects among the young – in an effort to get more brains focused on cracking some of our greatest climate problems. Listowel native Dr John O’Donoghue, RSC Co-ordinator at Trinity College, Dublin, has been appointed the lead on a new project called […]

Major General Chris Donahue is last US soldier to leave Afghanistan

The commander of the US Army’s 82nd Airborne Division, XVIII Airborne Corps, Major General Chris Donahue, was the last US soldier to exit Afghanistan on the day the United States ended its 20-year war. He led the evacuation mission on the ground as one of the commanders. US Central Command commander General Kenneth F McKenzie […]

Spirituality on Sydney’s streets

Spirituality on Sydney’s streets Not just a chaplain but a sign of hope amid evil March 22, 2021 From https://www.catholicweekly.com.au/spirituality-on-sydneys-streets/ Fr Paul O’Donoghue refers to his NSW Police Bible. PHOTO: Alphonsus Fok When police head out on the beat each day they carry an extra layer of protection in addition to their bullet-proof vest … […]

The Reluctant Rogue Cop

I have been busy writing novels or novellas. I just had the first one published on Amazon. UK (The Reluctant Rogue Cop) I have the second one ready to go and hope to publish it in about a month. I haven’t time for much else because of the writing and still must finish the third […]

In the News blog: O’Donoghue’s Opera

Back in 1965, when the notion of an indigenous Irish film industry seemed like a flight of pure fantasy, a bunch of brave souls set out to make the first truly Irish musical, a bawdy, boisterous comedy with overtones of The Threepenny Opera, based on some of the country’s favourite ballads, and featuring some of […]

New Emma Donoghue novel The Pull of the Stars

Set in Dublin in 1918 in a hospital ward where expectant mothers who have flu are quarantining together, this is a wonderfully written story of women who cross paths there and change each other's lives in unexpected ways.