The Glasnevin wall was inspired by the International Memorial of Notre Dame de Lorette in France. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Gardaí arrested one person after scuffles broke out between protestors and the Public Order Unit outside Dublin’s Glasnevin Cemetery. Efforts were ma(...)

April fools’ day: Best pranks of 2016.

Feeling somewhat bewildered by news reports and Facebook feeds this Friday morning? It may be that annual wave of April Fools’ Day pranks infiltrating(...)

Hassan Lemtouni: “Every time we were in Dublin you’d turn on the news and everyone was complaining about the economy. I couldn’t see the light.” Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

A love of cooking is in Hassan Lemtouni’s blood. He is the fourth generation of his family that has been dedicated to a small restaurant in central M(...)

Minister for Heritage  Heather Humphreys picutred at a wreat laying ceremony on  Moore Street in Dublin on Monday. Photograph: Aidan Crawley.

Minister for Heritage Heather Humphreys was heckled by protesters during a ceremony at Moore Street in Dublin to commemorate the firing of the first s(...)

Occupied territory: a soldier searches a local, in a photograph from a Breaking the Silence exhibition

‘Living in the West Bank is like being trapped in a cage. The walls of the cage are being wound ever tighter around the Palestinian people. It’s hard(...)

Zlata Filipovic  pictured in Co Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

On a day in April 1992 Zlata Filipovic’s life transformed forever. The siege on Sarajevo, which lasted 44 months and killed more than 10,000 civilia(...)

 President Michael D Higgins with his wife Sabina (left)  at the Belgian Embassy in Dublin with Agnes Scheers (right), deputy head of the Belgian Mission.  Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

President Michael D Higgins has condemned Tuesday’s attacks in Brussels as “cowardly” and called on all Europeans to act in solidarity with one anothe(...)

Inés Rubio: “It’s my home away from home. I’ve lived in other places and I never felt the way I feel about Dublin and Ireland.” Photograph: Aidan Crawley

The first time Inés Rubio played a Gaelic football match she didn’t even know the rules of the game. She had watched her boyfriend play a few matches(...)

Disruptions to flights across Europe are expected to continue until the French industrial action ends later this week. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Ryanair has condemned the “selfish actions” of the French aviation unions responsible for this week’s industrial action, which has caused lengthy dela(...)

Jann Scharringhausen from Germany and his fellow Erasmus students at the St Patrick’s Day parade. Photograph: Sorcha Pollak

A group of bedraggled teenage boys are shuffling around the pavement on middle Abbey Street as their teacher explains the agenda for the day. “Pleas(...)