NCH chairman Gerry Kearney, Minister of State Aodhán Ó Ríordáin, Minister for Arts Heather Humphreys and NCH chief executive Simon Taylor with Martin Hayes (fiddle) and Dennis Cahill (guitar) at the launch of Imagining Home

(...) traditional music.” The NCH as a national cultural institution, she said, “will be a focal point for the(...)

Artist Simon Kizito tries to sell his painting of Pope Francis in Nairobi’s Kangemi slum. Photograph: Nichole Sobecki/Getty

(...) societies to change their traditional practices on sexuality and population control. In his September(...)

Liu Yiqian, a billionaire industrialist and art collector. ‘The message to the West is clear: We have bought their buildings, we have bought their companies, and now we are going to buy their art.’ Photograph: Sim Chi Yin/New York Times

(...).) Over more than 20 years, the two have amassed an extensive collection of mostly traditional and(...)

Ashford Castle in winter

Syne in very traditional style at Ashford Castle in Cong. Guests here arrive on New Year’s Eve to a(...)

Plant-based eating is associated with slimmer waist lines, as well as with healthier cholesterol levels. Photograph: Thinkstock

(...) protein sources, aside from the traditional meat, fish, poultry and egg staples, is topical now, with many(...)

 Fine Gael leader Dr Garret FitzGerald (right) and Mr John Bruton, TD, FG, spokesman on finance promised reform of the budget process in 1981. Photograph: Pat Langan

(...) process planned. “The 1982 budget will be the last of the traditional budgets as we know them. A set of(...)

Lobbying for medical cards

(...), is interesting but hardly surprising, as the practice is a traditional Irish way of circumventing(...)

Protesters against divorce at a rally outside the Dáil where they prayed against its introduction in  1995. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

(...) stopped the climb in the numbers, not any belief in traditional values. However, Fahey dismisses(...)

Elite Army Ranger Wing troops exercising in Dublin.  File photograph: Defence Forces Press Office

(...) traditional response to an MTFA-type attack is to get an armed unit to secure a site or building from the(...)

The  Range Rover Evoque convertible SUV is displayed during the Los Angeles Auto Show. Photograph: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg

(...) the LA show that were neither green nor high-performance. Both categories were traditional focuses(...)