In the capital, the newspaper forces were more or less evenly divided.The Irish Times and the Daily Express were unionist.

On Easter Saturday 1916, as both the Irish News and the Derry Journal reported with evident approbation, an enthusiastic crowd witnessed a military de(...)

The print circulation of ‘The Irish Times’ is  76,194. Photograph: David Sleator

The rate of decline in the Irish daily newspaper market slowed down in the first half of 2015, according to figures released by the Audit Bureau of Ci(...)

Irish Roots

Holding onto your sanity can be tricky when your occupational raw material consists of the legions of the dead. So genealogists have to develop(...)

Former Irish Times journalist and editor of The Irish Field Valentine Lamb, who has died at the age of 76. Photograph: Healy Racing Photo

Tributes have been paid to the late Valentine Lamb, former Irish Times journalist and editor of The Irish Field for 33 years, who has died at the age (...)

Tops for Tweets: Des Cahill. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

RTÉ broadcaster Des Cahill, aka @sportsdes, is the most influential journalist on Twitter, according to the #murraytweetindex, a new ranking by pub(...)

Schoolgirl Paris Curtis, from Dublin, features on  An Post’s new Christmas stamp.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/ The Irish Times Paris Curtis, from Dublin, features on An Post’s new Christmas stamp. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/ The Irish Times

An Irish Times photograph taken by Dara Mac Dónaill features in a new Christmas stamp design by An Post. Schoolgirl Paris Curtis (7) is photographed d(...)

Francis Harvey, who has died aged 89, was a poet, playwright and fiction writer. Though born in Enniskillen in Fermanagh, Donegal was his natural home(...)

Pictured at the launch of the 14th Annual Business Journalists Association of Ireland (BJAI) Corporate Challenge were: Niall Quinn, The Reputations Agency; Ciara Bermingham, Dublin Simon Community; RTE’s Bryan Dobson; Gina Kelly, BT Ireland and Mr Justice Peter Kelly

The Radisson hotel in Dublin city centre is the venue next Wednesday evening for the annual Corporate Deathmatch, sorry, Corporate Challenge in aid of(...)

A sailor, computer scientist, lecturer and scuba diver who was irresistibly drawn back to settle in his adoptive Donegal, Liam Miller died suddenly at(...)

Students from Belvedere College undertaking the college’s annual sleep-out to raise funds for Irish Charities. Photograph: Alan Betson

A substantial majority of Irish people are less likely to contribute to charity because of the top-ups controversy, according to the latest Irish Time(...)