Only two golden eagle chicks were born in 2015 and neither survived more than a few weeks.  Photograph: Mike Brown

Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Heather Humphreys to act urgently to save the State’s golden(...)

Seán Ó Gríofáin, who with his fellow county-man Liam Ó Réagáin, fought in 1916.

(...)’s participation. A monument to the two men will be erected in Helvick by the local historic and heritage society(...)

Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale react after Luis Suarez scored the fourth goal for Barcelona on Saturday. Paul Hanna/Reuters

Iniesta, who Luis Enrique described as “world heritage” - recognition of his brilliance but, like the(...)

 On a  new summer camp programme, children of the Irish diaspora will  ‘learn about the country’s history and to experience the modern face of Ireland’. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

(...) of Ireland”. The “Fréamhacha” (meaning roots or heritage) programme is closely based on the Israeli(...)

Hostess with the mostess: Emma Gilles, who acts as host, stylist and projectionist at Sunday Syrup, nipping out to the bar during showings for a tray of drinks for her guests. Photograph: Charles McQuillan/Pacemaker

In its 1970s heyday the Maple Leaf in east Belfast was one of the most popular social clubs in the country. People queued down the street to get in(...)

A detail from a simplified version of Zero-G’s map of the Irish State

Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht. “Even though it’s really important in terms of national profile, in(...)

Jimmy Wren, who has written a book, The GPO Garrison Easter Week 1916, at his home in Donnycarney. On the wall is a group photograph of Rising participants,  taken in 1936. Photograph: Dave Meehan

In Jimmy Wren’s north Dublin home, there’s a dated black-and-white photograph in the hall showing about 300 people. The image is shallow but very wide(...)

(...)-room heritage hotel in a converted, 250-year-old Buddhist monastery.  EAT Beijing Dàdong Roast Duck(...)

Imprints from the past: successive ice ages and weathering have left the fossils of early limestone Ireland’s chief visible heritage. Illustration: Michael Viney

(...) ice ages and weathering, leaving the fossils of early limestone the chief visible heritage of the past(...)

Will the real Cúchulainn please stand up: JC Leyendecker’s illustration of the Ulster hero. Photograph: Century

(...) distinctiveness of this vibrant heritage are being showcased beyond the so-called Celtic fringe heartlands(...)