The Closing of Mystical Anarchism by Clodagh Emoe. Photograph: Sean Breithaupt

Institutional critique has been a significant strand of contemporary art practice since the 1960s. There’s an element of biting the hand that feeds(...)

 Snow is seen at Glencullen in the Dublin mountains from earlier this year. Photograph:  Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times 0:21

Weather forecasts left the country braced for widespread snowfall overnight, much of it determined to stick around. Whatever individual counties wa(...)

Eric Stanton (15) who died after falling into the Glashaboy  river in Cork. Photograph: Provision

A community was in mourning on Sunday following the death of a 15-year-old boy who died after falling into a river while riding a horse on the outski(...)

Two men have appeared in court in connection with a series of robberies in Cork

Two men have appeared in court in connection with a series of robberies in Cork including one where a woman suffered a fractured skull after she was a(...)

Doctors at Cork University Hospital treated the boy but he failed to regain consciousness

A 15-year-old boy has died after falling into a river while out riding a horse on the outskirts of Cork city on Saturday evening.The boy was riding th(...)

A 16-year-old boy is in a critical condition in hospital after falling into a river in Cork on Saturday evening. The teenager, who is from the (...)

Four men have appeared in court and been charged with theft offences after they were arrested by gardai following a five kilometre high speed chase in Cork city on Friday afternoon

Four men have appeared in court and been charged with theft offences after they were arrested by gardai following a five kilometre high speed chase in(...)

Ed Sheeran on stage during the Brit Awards. Promoter Peter Aiken has ruled out a third Croke Park gig featuring the singer this summer. Photograph: Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images

Concert promoter Peter Aiken has ruled out a third Ed Sheeran concert for Croke Park, despite the Yorkshire-born singer selling out two concerts at th(...)

A prison officer has been jailed for 18-months after he breached a barring order by calling to his wife’s house before threatening to kill her. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A 40-year-old prison officer has been jailed for 18-months after he breached a barring order and called to his wife’s house equipped with latex gloves(...)

Dingle marine biologist Kevin Flannery examines the Bearcat fish which resides in the Artic region. Mr Flannery has been awarded with an honorary MSc from UCC for his work on Irish marine life. Photograph: Don MacMonagle

He is more often seen holding some bug-eyed denizen of the deep, but on Thursday Kevin Flannery exchanged the pier-side for academia to accept an hono(...)