Noriana grew up in Lucan, Co Dublin, and moved to Galway 10 years ago to join a band. She met Éimhín, formerly a drummer with the Saw Doctors, (...)

A woman is  recovering in hospital after having taken the trail between Doolin and Hags Head, where she lost her footing north of O’Brien’s Tower at the Cliffs of Moher. File photograph: Getty Images

Two people are recovering in hospital following separate incidents in north Clare on Friday. A man in his 50s was airlifted to hospital after he was i(...)

Detail of Stéphane Béna Hanly’s Length of a Legacy (2015)

RIDDLE OF THE BURIAL GROUNDS Lara Almarcegui,  Rossella Biscotti, Simon Boudvin,  Matthew Buckingham, Mariana Castillo Deball, Dorot(...)

Chinese New Year carnival experience. Patrick Xing (6), from Rathfarnham, Shang Wang (6) from Cork and Zoe Browne (8) from Kimmage enjoy the dragon performance. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Chinese New Year festival The spring festival, in its eighth year, is celebrating the Year of the Sheep, the lucky eighth sign of the zodiac, a(...)

A 57-year-old male climber was found dead in the Twelve Bens mountain range at Connemara in Galway on Saturday afternoon.  Photograph: Tony Doherty

A mountain climber and a swimmer died in separate incidents over the weekend. A 57-year-old male climber was found dead in the Twelve Bens mountain ra(...)

A search and rescue helicopter was also scrambled and, shortly after 10pm, the unconscious boy was located. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A nine-year-old boy was reported to be in a critical condition in hospital last night after he was recovered from the sea. It is believed he ma(...)

Passengers are transported from a ferry in Doolin Harbour, Co Clare. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

The contract for the construction of a new €6 million pier in Doolin, Co. Clare, has been signed. Work on the pier is due to begin in the(...)

A search has resumed this morning for a fisherman who fell into the sea off the coast of Clare yesterday evening. The 42-year-old Latvian, who (...)