A file image showing Prince Charles arriving at the National University of Ireland in Galway on May 18th. Photograph: Darren Staples/Retuers

A man arrested on IRA and explosives charges in the lead up to Prince Charles’ official State visit will make a renewed bail application later this mo(...)

Today   international visitors pour from tourist coaches to   queue for the Library of Trinity College to see the Gospels in the form of the Book of Kells.

J B Phillips, one of the great Bible translators of the 20th century, once remarked: “Men and women who would be deeply ashamed of having their ignora(...)

The  Whitewater Shopping Centre in  Newbridge, Co Kildare:  the centre has more than 70 shops and employs 1,000 people. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Whitewater Shopping Centre’s Ingrid Ryan has been named all-Ireland manager of the year at the 2015 Spectre Awards on the back of strong growth in cus(...)

Gardaí in Carlow are appealing for witnesses to a serious crash on Friday night on the southbound carriage of the M9 motorway between junction 4 (Castledermot, Co. Kildare) and junction 5 (Tinryland, Co. Carlow).

Gardaí in Carlow are appealing for witnesses to a serious crash on Friday night on the southbound carriage of the M9 motorway between junction 4 (Cast(...)

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(...)

Niall McNamee has been the talisman for Offaly since the mid-2000s. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

This isn’t a bad draw for either team although both are undermined by injury concerns. The main task for Kildare is psychological in that turning a(...)

Gardai surround former minister for justice Alan Shatter’s car which was blocked from entering the gates of Leinster House by protesters on Wednesday. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Garda Commissioner Noirin O’Sullivan has promised a review into events outside Leinster House this week in which one female garda was injured an a (...)

Frédéric Souty,  master baker at Fallon & Byrne’s new in-store bakery on Exchequer Street

Baking hot This happy chap above is Frédéric Souty, master baker at Fallon & Byrne’s new in-store bakery at the Exchequer Street food market,(...)

 Former minister for justice Alan Shatter’s car is blocked from driving through the front gates of Leinster House by protesters, on Wednesday.  Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times

The female garda who was knocked unconscious at Wednesday’s water charges protest outside Leinster House which left members of the Oireachtas unable t(...)

Anti-water charge protesters scuffle with Gardaí outside the Dáil. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Traffic cones and glass bottles were thrown by protesters taking part in a water charges demonstration outside Leinster House on Wednesday night when (...)