(From left to right) Frances, daughter of Jeremiah Hennessy snr (seated), his second wife Mary Josephine, and son Jeremiah jnr, who was involved in the Howth gunrunning.

As both an Irish Volunteer and the son of an officer in the British navy, Jeremiah Hennessy may never have suspected his involvement in the Howth gunr(...)

Meath’s Michael Burke protests to the referee after a scuffle in the Leinster final defeat to Dublin at Croke Park. Photograph: James Crombie / Inpho

Dublin’s devastating Leinster football final victory in Croke Park this afternoon has been slightly clouded by an allegation of biting from Mick O’D(...)

Dublin’s Bernard Brogan celebrates scoring a goal against Meath in the Leinster football final in Croke Park. Photograph: Cathal Noonan / Inpho

Dublin 3-20 Meath 1-10Three down easy, three to go, as Dublin’s imperial march towards their All-Ireland defence continues.A ninth Leinster football t(...)

The IFSC. Although the cost of living in Dublin rose this year, it is still relatively cheaper than it was at the height of the boom – in 2007, Dublin was judged to be the 16th most expensive city in the world by Mercer. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Dublin has moved up 10 places in Mercer’s annual cost-of-living survey for expatriate employees. The city is 51st in the consultancy firm’s rankings, (...)

Dublin did not feature in the top 10 most expensive places to have a city break. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Dear old Dublin did not make it into the world’s top 10 most expensive places for a city break, according to the annual cost comparison study publishe(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny with John Hinshaw (2nd R), executive vice president of technology and Operations for Hewlett Packard and Martin Murphy (L), managing director of Hewlett Packard Ireland, at the company’s headquarters office in Palo Alto, California yesterday.

Yelp, the online local “urban guide,” has announced that it is setting up a new European headquarters in Dublin with plans to create more than 100 job(...)

One Direction fans wait in the rain for the band to arrive at Croke Park for the first of three sold out concerts.Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons /The Irish Times

Thousands of screaming fans will arrive in Croke Park this evening as first of three One Direction concerts kicks off. Some 250,000 fans are expected (...)

Gardaí seized drugs worth about €5.1million and arrested five people in North Dublin last night. Photograph: PA

Gardaí have seized drugs worth €5.1million and arrested five people in Dublin last night. More than 330kg of cannabis was found in vehicles and(...)

 Shane Carthy receiving the man of the match award after Dublin’s Leinster Under-21 final win over Meath. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The Dublin County Board last night released a statement saying that senior and U-21 footballer Shane Carthy is receiving treatment for depression.Cart(...)

Dublin captain Stephen Cluxton with the Division One trophy at Croke Park yesterday. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

For those with the growing feeling that something special could be afoot with this Dublin team, this was another afternoon’s nourishment. For e(...)