Stuart Rosenblatt, president of the Genealogical Society of Ireland, and Lord Mayor of Dublin Críona Ní Dhálaigh with the genealogical lists at Dublin City Council’s Library and Archive on Pearse Street. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

  Volumes containing the names of 53,000 Jewish people who have lived in Ireland have been opened to the public. The records of births(...)

Michael Collins, who was sent to Frongoch in Wales following the 1916 Easter Rising. Photograph: Hulton Archive

President Michael D Higgins has been invited to the Welsh village of Frongoch next year to mark the centenary of the Easter Rising. Frongoch, which(...)

Dublin is the friendliest tourist destination in the world to visit, according to users of Twitter. Dublin received the most Twitter praise for havin(...)

Mr Murphy’s  home remained sealed off on Monday as Garda technical experts continued with a forensic examination which is expected to last a number of days. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Ronan McGreevy Gardaí have arrested a 24-year-old man following an armed robbery at a shop in Kildalkey near Trim in Co Meath. Two men entered a sh(...)

Gene Simmons of Kiss. Photograph: Kristian Dowling/Getty Images

Police in Los Angeles have raided the home of Kiss bassist Gene Simmons in a child pornography investigation. The 65-year-old rock star, turned busin(...)

Rose of Tralee  Elysha Brennan pictured in Tralee’s town park  on her firse day as the Rose of Tralee . Photograph: Domnick Walsh 4:35

The new Rose of Tralee Elysha Brennan (22) insists she will be her own woman. She admits there was an “ongoing joke” among the other Roses that they (...)

Roses arrive into the Dome in Tralee as Dathi Takes to the stage. Photograph: Domnick Walsh / Eye Focus LTD

Meath Rose and cancer survivor Elysha Brennan was last night crowned Rose of Tralee winner 2015. “Thank you so much from the bottom of my heart,” was (...)

 Rose of Tralee 2015 Elysha Brennan.  Photograph: Domnick Walsh/Eye Focus Ltd 4:35

The newly-crowned Rose of Tralee Elysha Brennan (22) said she never believed in her “wildest dreams” she would win the competition, having been diagno(...)

Eibhlin’s daughter Dorothy Moriarty Henggeler was the Washington Rose in 2011.

In June this year, Dick and Eibhlin Henggeler bought the Fels Point Hotel in Tralee in memory of their late daughter Dorothy, who was the 2011 Wash(...)

The conference featured some 250 business entrepreneurs, along with former competition winner Aoibhinn Ní Shúilleabháin.

The number of women involved in high-potential start-ups has more than doubled in the last three years, the head of Enterprise Ireland has stated. In(...)