Renowned journalist Robert Fisk (right) delivered a lecture at UCD on Monday night, entitled Life after Isis. The event, hosted by the Philosophical and Law Societies in UCD,  was attended by the President, Michael D Higgins. Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

The EU is embarking on a misadventure in sending refugees to Turkey – a country which has a history of human rights abuses stretching from the Armenia(...)

 Prof John Horgan dedicated the award to the hundreds of NUJ activists who work in a voluntary capacity on behalf of journalists.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Former press ombudsman John Horgan has been made a member of honour of the National Union of Journalists, the highest honour that the union may confer(...)

Power has been restored to up to 15,000 premises in south and west Dublin, after an explosion at a 220kV, ESB sub-station at Jamestown Road Inchicore. Photograph: Dublin Fire Brigade/Twitter

Power has been restored to up to 15,000 premises in south and west Dublin, after an explosion at a 220kV ESB sub-station at Jamestown Road, Inchicore.(...)

An Irish man has been arrested in Malaga, Spain under a European arrest warrant instigated by authorities in Ireland.

An Irish man has been arrested in Malaga, Spain under a European arrest warrant instigated by authorities in Ireland. The formerly Dublin-based, busi(...)

Chief Justice  Susan Denham, in an address to the Ireland-US Council Spring Lunch on Friday afternoon,  recalled the ideals of the US Declaration of Independence - “a republic, independence, equality of man”. File photograph: Courts Collins

Chief Justice Susan Denham has said it is “appropriate” to remember those in the US who “hatched plans and prepared for the rebellion” of 1916. In a(...)

 Aer Lingus cabin crew marching to head office at Dublin Airport over a dispute in 2011. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Almost half of Aer Lingus cabin crew staff who responded to a health and wellbeing survey turned up for work when they should have been out sick, acco(...)

The death brings to five the number of people that have lost their lives on Tipperary’s roads so far this year, exceeding the total of four deaths for the 12 months of 2015.

Gardai in Thurles are investigating a single vehicle crash in which a 25-year-old man lost his life at Fennor, near Urlingford shortly before 9pm on T(...)

 Siptu’s Owen Reidy:  says  Transdev would not have issued Luas staff with protective notice without getting “the nod” from stakeholders, including Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe. Photograph:  Nick Bradshaw

Transdev, which operates Dublin’s Luas trams, has accused Siptu of seeking a chequebook solution to the dispute at the light rail system. On Tuesday(...)

Shane Lowry  and his now wife Wendy Honner react during the Par 3 Contest prior to the start of the 2016 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club in Georgia. Photograph:  Harry How/Getty Images

Shane Lowry has married his long-term fiancée Wendy Honner in New York. The Clara golfer and Laois-native nurse had been engaged since December 2014.(...)

One of the six oil paintings by Evie Hone, part of a set of 14 covering the Stations of the Cross, which were stolen from a church in Co Galway. Photograph: Garda Press Office

Six Evie Hone paintings stolen from a church in Co Galway nearly three years ago, have been found on waste ground near Edenderry, Co Offaly. The six(...)