Highway to Heaven: Ireland's first motorcycle hearse 1:42

Massey Bros., one of Ireland’s longest established funeral businesses have introduced a Harley Davidson hearse to their fleet of vehicles. The Dublin (...)

(...), his past, his failure to act and the relentless passivity of being human in this strange, offbeat(...)

Under-20 Six Nations Championship: French fans Paola Demaret and Luciem Picamil from Bordeaux. Photograph Inpho

As the Gallic hordes advance, not even a typically damp and dreary Dublin weekend can deter the ebullient spirits of France’s rugby fanatics.A sense o(...)

Well-known journalist David Carr has died aged 58. Photograph: Andrea Morales/The New York Times 0:51

(...) and nonsense from the red carpet during awards season.He championed offbeat movies like Juno, with(...)

Actress Julianne Moore after receiving the award for best leading actress for Still Alice at the British Academy of Film and Arts awards ceremony tonight. Photograph: Reuters 3:24

(...) being in a close battle with Michael Keaton, star of offbeat theatrical drama Birdman, took the best(...)

(...). Moving into the offbeat sphere, outsiders can be quite prolific. The German electronic group Tangerine(...)

(...) unfussy melodies, part boldly commercial, part offbeat art-pop, and each of the highest order(...)

Handcrafting the iconic BAFTA mask 2:00

Budapest Hotel", an offbeat comedy starring Ralph Fiennes as the concierge of a luxury hotel in a bygone(...)

Woof month for abandoned dogs 3:00

Conor Pope visits the volunteers of Cara Rescue Dogs, a charity in Laois that has rehomed more than 900 abandonded dogs since its inception.

The dogs Cara places in foster homes until permanent homes can be found tend to be vulnerable animals rescued from pounds or vets’ clinics, or dogs which have simply been abandoned.  File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times 3:00

A dog rescue centre in the midlands has issued an appeal for more foster homes and more people willing to adopt abandoned dogs after reaching full cap(...)