A patient suffering from the deadly Ebola virus escaped from a quarantine centre in Liberia’s capital Monrovia and went in search of food at a local market on Monday, September 1st. Video: Reuters
352 kitesurfers broke the Guinness World Record for the largest en masse kitesurf across one nautical mile in southern Spain on Sunday, August 31st, beating last year’s record of 318 participants. Video: Reuters
Stephen Berkoff has brought his play, The Actor's Lament, to the Gaiety Theatre. Opens Sept 1st - Sept 6th. Video: Darragh Bambrick
The sun produced a flurry of flares this week says NASA, unleashing over half a dozen solar flares in one day alone. Video: NASA
People gathered at Seamus Heaney’s grave beside St Mary’s church in Bellaghy, Co Derry on the first anniversary of the Nobel laureate’s death to pay respect with poems and private prayers. Video: Alan Betson
16 of the world's best surfers took part in the inaugural Red Bull Cape Fear in Sydney's Botany Bay on Sunday, August 31st. Video: Reuters
Malachy Clerkin speaks to hurley manufacturers Brian Dowling in Kilkenny and Jim O'Brien, Tipperary in advance of Sunday's All-Ireland Hurling Final. Video: Bryan O'Brien
Highlights of Electric Picnic 2014, where 41,000 people crammed into a field for the annual arts and music festival. Video: Niamh Guckian & Daniel O'Connor
The party is almost over in Stradbally - here's some drone footage of sunset at the Picnic.
The Mindfield spoken word arena in Electric Picnic is where you'll find an oasis of readings, political debate, performance poetry, science experiments, inspiring talks, news quizzes, public conversations and much more.
They're long, short, straggly, tidy, but all homegrown. Beards are the ultimate accessory at this year's festival.
Drone footage of the site on the third day of Electric Picnic 2014
A view from above as Hozier is welcomed home by the biggest crowd of the weekend. Video: Sky Tec Ireland
To promote the Tour de Picnic, spinning classes are being held throughout the weekend for festival goers.
Exclusive to The Irish Times - the first ever drone footage of the Electric Picnic. Video: Sky Tec Ireland
Take a trip around the trailer park of Electric picnic. Video: Daniel O'Connor
Footage of Padraig Pearse’s famous oration at the graveside of O’Donovan Rossa will be shown in a new film about the revolutionary period to be launched next week.
Opened last week by Médecins Sans Frontières, a 120-bed Ebola treatment centre in Monrovia, Liberia is already at full capacity. Video: Caroline Van Nespen/MSF
Western powers vow a tough response to an alleged Russian military push into Ukraine. Irish Times correspondent Daniel McLaughlin reports from Kiev.
Residents of Virginia, Cavan speak at this years' Virginia Show about how the town has coped through the resession and whether things have improved
The geographical uniqueness of Boxty has given impetus to a new campaign to give boxty protected geographic indication (PGI) status in Europe. Video: Ronan McGreevy
Patrick Freyne spent 24 hours in Temple Bar, Dublin's cobblestoned quarter of 'culture, drunkenness, oddness'. We caught up with him for a few hours on a Friday afternoon to capture a few of his encounters. Video: Kathleen Harris
Physiotherapist Aidan Woods shows how to warm up before a cycle.
Physiotherapist Aidan Woods shows how to warm up before a run.
Physiotherapist Aidan Woods shows how to warm up before a game of golf.
Physiotherapist Aidan Woods shows how to warm up before playing football or hurling.
Physiotherapist Aidan Woods shows how to warm up before a walk.
Dublin City Council's Traffic Control Centre monitors traffic and incidents in the greater Dublin area. Brendan O’Brien, Head of Technical Services speaks about the impact that schools reopening will have on traffic flow. Video : Bryan O'Brien
Waves up to about 20 feet (6 meters) high crashed along the Southern California coast on Wednesday, as heavy and potentially dangerous surf from a Pacific cyclone drew crowds of surfers and spectators to Los Angeles-area beaches. Video: Reuters
Italian military police release a video, filmed secretly, of a mafia meeting taking place in Switzerland. Video: Reuters
Obvious Child - trailer
Sin City A Dame to Die For - trailer
If I Stay - trailer
Night Moves - trailer
Mystery Road - trailer
Million Dollar Arm - trailer
Mike and Lou Soden bought 37 Mespil Road in 2002 when he became chief executive at Bank of Ireland. They upgraded the canal bank property and are now moving on to the late Albert Reynolds’s former apartment on Anglesea Road. Video: Darragh Bambrick