Abdul Khan: ‘I have a great foster family. My English is good. I love it here.’ Photograph: Sara Freund

Abdul Khan. Arrived from Pakistan, 2012 Abdul Khan was 17 on the rainy night he arrived in Ireland. That night three years ago he spent more th(...)

Eric Davis thinks going to pub is boring: ‘Everyone is drinking and that’s where they get their thrill, their adrenalin from.’ Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill 3:07

Eric Davis: arrived from Utah, 2013 Eric Davis landed on his feet when he first arrived in Ireland. The software company where he works organis(...)


Arundeep Marjara only met her husband for two hours before they were married. Her father had placed a matrimonial advertisement in a newspaper and (...)

Dungarvan Harbour, Co Waterford. The local GAA club paid tribute to a young man who drowned in Thailand.

Over €24,000 has been raised online to help the family of David Houlihan bring the young man’s body back to Ireland. Mr Houlihan (24) from Dungarvan (...)

Gareth Robinson, son of First Minister Peter Robinson, told the Irish News that no representatives of his PR company has ‘facilitated or were in any way involved in the sale of Nama assets to Cerberus’. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Gareth Robinson, the son of First Minister Peter Robinson, has denied any involvement in the sale of Nama assets in Northern Ireland worth more than €(...)

Carys Davies has been selected as the winner of the 2015 Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award.  Photograph: The Frank O’Connor Award

Welsh writer Carys Davies has been selected as the winner of the 2015 Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award for her selection of short sto(...)

Senator Mark Daly, Fianna Fáil, meeting with the Halawa sisters from left; Nosayba, Fatima, Omaima and Somaia Halawa at Leinster House, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

Minister for Foreign Affairs Charlie Flanagan has reiterated that the final decision to release Irish teenager Ibrahim Halawa (19), who has been detai(...)

Tággidi Mar Ribeiro: ‘If I work here with a full-time job as a cleaner, my life will be better than working in Brazil in my field.’ Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons 2:42

Tággidi Mar Ribeiro: arrived from Brazil, 2014 Finding work in Dublin as a young Brazilian can be extremely challenging, says Tággidi Mar Ribei(...)

Mr Ó Murchú was former head of Irish language programmes, controller of programmes and deputy director general at RTÉ.

Former RTÉ broadcaster Liam Ó Murchú was a “big proponent and fan of literature and poems of all kind,” his son Colmán recalled during the closing rem(...)

People queue outside Flynn’s Funeral Home in Athlone ahead of  the removal of the late Laurence and Martina Hayes who were killed in the Tunisia terrorist attack last week. Photograph: James Flynn/APX.

Large crowds have gathered in Athlone, Co Westmeath to their pay respects to Martina and Laurence Hayes who were killed in the Tunisia terror attack l(...)