The sentencing and imprisonment of 17 Irish missionaries in Port Harcourt puts, if not a full stop, at least a semi-colon, at the end of one of the mo(...)

The house where May and Frances live with Auntie Nellie (Niamh Cusack) is a former Garda superintendent’s house on Harcourt Terrace

We knew it was coming, the whole audience was waiting, and it didn’t disappoint. The final scenes in the latest Star Wars movie, starring Skellig Mic(...)

Former president Seán T O’Kelly inspecting a guard of honour outside the GPO in 1957.

One of the largest Easter Rising collections to be put up for sale in decades will be auctioned later this month in New York, including medals awarded(...)

A group of investors paid more than €18 million for the block of houses at 72-74 Harcourt Street in Dublin. Photograph: Donal Murphy

Dublin’s Harcourt Street looks set to get another hotel with the sale of a substantial block of Georgian-style houses at 72-74 to a group of investors(...)

David Lane: a   “surgeon’s surgeon” who operated on many doctors and other surgeons. He was also oboist with the Dublin Baroque Players

David Lane, who has died aged 88, was an outstanding and admired Dublin surgeon and an accomplished musician. He spent his working career in what is (...)

Republic of Ireland footballer Jeff Hendrick will face trial in March over an alleged street row in Dublin.

Republic of Ireland footballer Jeff Hendrick will face trial in March over an alleged street row in Dublin. Hendrick (23), who is originally from Kil(...)

Glass panels, exposed brick, neon lights and chandeliers at the Red Hen

Serious foodies would say that the decor is simply a side dish to what’s on the plate, but interioristas know that the truism “you eat with your ey(...)

Dermot Desmond: will address a meeting of Ladbrokes shareholders on Tuesday. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Despite opposition from financier Dermot Desmond, the merger of bookmakers Ladbrokes and Coral is expected to be approved by shareholders, according t(...)

The new owners plan to spend more than €10m adding  four floors to the three-storey building.

Leading property developer Paddy McKillen is to seek planning permission for a new 150-bedroom hotel at a former warehouse at North Wall Quay in the (...)

Mark Nally and Alison Garrett and part of their wedding party. Photograph: Suzanne Fahey of Circus Photography

Alison, a contract analyst at Icon, and Mark, a landscape architect, have known each other since they were junior infants at St Patrick’s Junior Sc(...)