Irish ambassador to France Rory Montgomery today paid tribute to the Irish-born soldiers who died fighting for the Munsters.

Soldiers from Cork, Limerick, Kerry and Clare killed in Great War 100 years ago today

Radio presenter Louise McSharry has been diagnosed with cancer.

31-year-old broadcaster says she is confident she will beat Hodgkin’s lymphoma

The action at Etreux by Irish soldiers helped save the British Army from annihilation

Anthony O’Gara says Maria Walsh was ‘openly gay, there was no secret there’

 Rose of Tralee 2014 Maria Walsh. She said the question of her sexuality never came up during the festival and was not relevant in any case. Photograph:  Domnick Walsh /Eye Focus

Festival describes Philadelphia Rose as a ‘very worthy winner who happens to be gay’

Belgian prime minister Elio di Rupo (right) stands in front of Maurice Dease’s grave in Mons. Photograph: Ronan McGreevy

Among the fatalities was Maurice Dease, an Irish recipient of the Victoria Cross

Concerns about the welfare of the young woman at the centre of the latest abortion controversy were raised with two State bodies by Spirasi

Support group says Department of Justice and HSE were told of concerns

Philadelphia Rose Maria Walsh has spoken of her confidence as a gay woman : Domnick Walsh/Eye Focus

Maria Walsh says annual event celebrates women and their intelligence and work

Educate Together: 5th-class students at Balbriggan Educate Together NS, Co Dublin. The country’s first Educate Together secondary school opened yesterday in Co Louth. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Ballymakenny College in Drogheda hopes to expand to 1,000 pupils within seven years

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