Hong Kong University students, faculty members and staff take part in a protest on Tuesday  after the university’s governing council rejected the appointment of pro-democracy professor  Johannes Chan Man-mun as a pro-vice-chancellor. Photograph: Alex Hofford/EPA

(...) its 28 governors of Irish heritage, Hong Kong returned to Chinese rule in 1997 under a “one country(...)

The Cliffs of Moher is one of the three landscapes hoping for Unesco status. Photograph: Alan Betson

(...) states. Dr Sarah Gatley, head of geological heritage with the Geological Survey of Ireland, said Unesco(...)

The 9ft 9 inch mahogany clock went under the hammer  at the Killashee House Hotel in Naas, Co Kildare

A grandfather clock that plays ‘God Save the Queen when wound up, and that was withdrawn from loan to Leinster House, has sold at auction for €115,000(...)

Simon Zebo faces a battle for the fullback berth against France with Rob Kearney. Photograph: Glyn Kirk/AFP/Getty Images

(...) battle against a heavily-bruised foot. Zebo admitted his French heritage plays into his sense of(...)

William Dunne of TCD Hist at the 2015 Irish Times Debate final in Maynooth University. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

(...) the heritage and legacy of 1916. They will debate and engage with the ideologies, historical contexts(...)

The Arch of Triumph among the Roman ruins of Palmyra which Islamic State extremists have blown up. Photograph: Getty Images 0:54

Heritage site, which it has controlled since capturing Palmyra from Syrian government forces in May, and(...)

 The site of Carrickmines Castle,  off the M50 in south County Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

(...) ancillary buildings which are not considered to have architectural heritage value are in poor condition(...)

 Brendan Rodgers says he is “extremely disappointed” to be leaving the job as Liverpool manager. Photograph:   Lee Smith/Action Images via Reuters/Livepic

(...) magnificent football heritage and I have nothing but respect and admiration for the history, tradition and(...)

Powers Whiskey Event
An Irish icon awakes

With over 200 years of heritage distilled into every bottle, the new-look Powers Gold Label is as(...)

The 1.53 hectares  off Castle Park Road in Dalkey  is zoned residential

(...) neighbourhood associations – and located in the designated heritage town of Dalkey – any potential scheme would(...)