Dylan Kennedy (10) with his mother Debbie Kennedy at home in Dublin. Photograph: The Irish Times

Debbie Kennedy accepts her 10-year-old son can be difficult to handle on occasion. He’s autistic and has been diagnosed with attention deficit hyperac(...)

Each Saturday on irishtimes.com/weddings we'll report on couples’ love stories. We'll tell the tales and show the pictures of these fabul(...)

The Society of Chartered Surveyors (SCSI) launched on Thursday a Tenants Guide to Renting to help students and first-time renters make informed decision when searching for suitable housing. Photograph: Cyril Byrne /The Irish Times

Fianna Fáil spokesman for Education Charlie McConalogue has described the decision by University College Dublin (UCD) to raise the price of student ac(...)

UCD Student Union spokesman David Burns said the decision to prioritise certain students was not sustainable, particularly given the recent hike in accommodation prices. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times 2:16

Students embarking on their second and third year of study at University College Dublin (UCD) are struggling to secure accommodation following the uni(...)

Anne O’Mahony’s reputation for corsetry, cut, handsewing and tailoring has been firmly established. Photograph: Dave Meehan

‘A dress can’t change anything”, argues a character in The Dressmaker, a new revenge comedy movie with Kate Winslet (due here later in the year) se(...)

Competitors in Dun Laoghaire during the Ironman Dublin Triathlon race on Sunday. Photograph: Cyril Byrne /The Irish Times

French athlete Denis Chevrot has won Dublin’s inaugural Ironman 70.3 triathlon with a time of 4.01.35. UK sportswoman Susie Cheethman was the first w(...)

Marc Bennett preparing the Phoenix Park transitioning area ahead of the Ironman triathlon. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Diversions and rolling road closures will be in place at various points in Dublin on Sunday to facilitate the Ironman 70.3 triathlon. Between 7am and (...)

Ann Fell is consoled by family and friends at the funeral of her husband, Charlie, at St Alphonsus and Columba Church in Ballybrack/Killiney. Photograph: Sara Freund

Charlie Fell was lighthearted but never lightweight, his funeral Mass was told on Thursday morning. His friend Mick Dunne recalled how “he quoted from(...)

The website for the Iron Man 70.3 world championship event taking place in and around Dublin on August 9th celebrates locations such as the Phoenix Park (above).

The IronMan 70.3 world championship event taking place in and around Dublin on Sunday will involve significant road closures and local access restrict(...)

The Library Gardens Apartments in Berkeley, California, before the balcony collapse which killed five Irish J-1 students and one Irish-American student. Photograph: Google Maps

Where did the water come from? That’s the question. It is six weeks since the balcony collapse at an apartment block in Berkeley that killed fi(...)