The UK government’s leaflet about the EU referendum. Photograph: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

British people living in Ireland who want to vote in the UK referendum on EU membership have been urged to register online for a postal vote. Launchi(...)

Currently about 6.5 per cent of Defence Forces members are women, which is slightly below the international median. Photograph: Alan Betson

Are you a young woman who likes playing football? Do you have a determination to win? If yes, prepare to be targeted by the Defence Forces, because (...)

Frankfort Cottages in Dublin, close to the Five Lamps: Dublin City Council  displayed a poster with images of people caught dumping litter in the lane. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Dublin City Council officials will today consider their response to the Data Protection Commissioner’s warning over the council’s use of photographs o(...)

A plane taking off from Dublin Airport and flying low over houses in St Margaret’s. Photograph: Peter Murtagh/The Irish Times

There was an air of annoyance tinged with resignation among the few residents of St Margaret’s in north Co Dublin who were willing yesterday to say an(...)

Wall of Remembrance  at Glasnavin Cemetery. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

Mary King held her smartphone close to one name, that of Timothy Spellman, on the necrology Wall of Remembrance in Glasnevin Cemetery in Dublin, and t(...)

If there was an award for the prettiest house in the Burnaby in Greystones, it would probably go to Merriton, a delightful cottage on Kinlen Road. (...)

Des Dalton at the Republican Sinn Féin shop on Dublin’s Parnell Street, surrounded by republican paraphernalia. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The rooms in Republican Sinn Féin’s offices on Parnell Street in Dublin are filled with a chaotic clutter, a mass of agitprop paraphernalia stuffed in(...)

Mourners outside the Holy Family church in Ballymagroarty, Derry. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Louise Daniels led the processions of coffins into the Church of the Holy Family in Ballymagroarty in Derry, helping to carry the first one herself. (...)

Louise James (front left) carries a coffin out of the Holy Family church, Ballymagroarty, Derry, after the funeral of the five people who were killed when their car slid off a slipway in Buncrana, Co Donegal. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

One of the boys who drowned in Buncrana told his mother on the phone shortly before the tragedy that he wanted to give her the “biggest, tightest hug”(...)

The scene in Buncrana, Co Donegal. Photograph: Trevor McBride

Arthur James stood on Buncrana pier yesterday and looked down at the place where two of his grandchildren, one of his daughters and his former wife al(...)