Bumble bee feeding from a cosmos flower. Photograph: Richard Johnston

Bad days, we all have them. Something happens, and suddenly you find yourself briefly but uncomfortably at odds with the world. I was having such a(...)

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(...)

Commuters negotiate waterlogged roads following a heavy downpour, at Elizabeth O’Farrell Park, off Lombard Street in Dublin yesterday. Photograph: Eric Luke

Warnings of a second spell of heavy rain were issued overnight with a potential for flooding from Dublin to Cork and into some midland counties this (...)

Charlie Flanagan: “I believe it’s important that I’m straightforward and frank in how I deal with the partners in the Executive”

Minister for Foreign Affairs Charlie Flanagan last night refuted Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams’ claim that electoral politics in the Republic motivate(...)

The Paddocks in Termonfeckin. Photograph: Google Street View

The man seriously injured in a shooting in Termonfeckin, Co Louth was hit three times, according to gardaí.Up to five shots were fired into the car he(...)