An Irish fatality of the war has emerged who was most likely 14 and no more than 15. Pte Edward Francis Hawe from Mullinhane, Co Tipperary, died on September 20th, 1916.

Among the rows of war dead at Poelcapelle military cemetery in Flanders, there is one grave which is usually a riot of colour set against the neat whi(...)

Michael Lowry is charged with three counts of knowingly filing incorrect tax returns on October 31st, 2003 and one count of knowingly filing an incorrect tax return on August 3rd, 2007. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/Irish Times

Former Fine Gael minister Michael Lowry has been sent forward to the circuit court for trial on allegations that he knowingly filed incorrect t(...)

 Independent TD Michael Lowry is to be served with the book of evidence in his trial for knowingly filing incorrect tax returns next month. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times.

The book of evidence is expected to be served next month on Independent TD Michael Lowry in relation to allegations that he filed incorrect tax return(...)

Holy Cross: the abbey on the banks of the Suir, in the village of Holycross. Photograph: IIC/Axiom/Getty

It is one of Ireland’s most visited attractions, yet the surrounding area has, so far, gained little from tourist spend. Recent Fáilte Ireland figures(...)