Mary Black speaks to Róisín about what she sees as a lack of Irish music on the radio

On this week’s Róisín Meets podcast singer Mary Black talks about what she sees as a lack of Irish music on the radio. “I don’t like attacking radio(...)

The Irish Catholic sign on a building in  Gardiner Street, Dublin. Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

A Dublin hostel’s application to replace a “mundane and ugly” Irish Catholic sign on the facade of the building with the word “Paddywagon” has been re(...)

A public tip-off led to gardaí seizing €840,000 worth of heroin from a parked car in Dublin during the week. Gardaí from the Drugs and Organised Crim(...)

Gardaí are investigating the death of a man in mysterious circumstances in Dublin city centre on Sunday.

Gardaí have begun an investigation after a man collapsed and died under mysterious circumstances in Dublin city centre on Sunday. The man, who was in(...)

Philomena Canning tells Róisín the Eighth Amendment “isn’t effective” and undermines women’s safety.

Prominent Irish midwife Philomena Canning speaks to Róisín Ingle about her views on abortion and other issues on this week’s podcast. Canning is one (...)

An array of illegal branded cigarettes and tobacco seized in the State in the past week. Photograph: Revenue

A total of more than 9.5 million cigarettes have been seized as part of intelligence-led operations in the State in the last week. Revenue officers (...)

Residential property prices in Dublin are 36.1 per cent lower than at their highest level in February 2007.

The price of residential properties outside Dublin rose by 1.2 per cent in December, according to official statistics. The figure, from the Central S(...)

 Former crèche worker Luana Lucchesi leaving a hearing at the Employment Appeals Tribunal,  Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A former crèche worker has denied verbally and physically abusing children in her care and said she felt her dismissal from the position in July 2013 (...)

Kevin McManamon: believes Dublin’s successes in the league in recent years have helped the team go on to secure championship glory. Photograph: Brendan Moran/Sportsfile

Like many of his most striking contributions in Croke Park, it comes late in the day. Towards the end of his interview at yesterday’s launch of this y(...)

Jenny and Gavin Drake were flying home from an extended business trip in Scotland last October with their son Aidan when Ms Drake went into labour just over halfway through her expected term of pregnancy. She gave birth to Zoe Ireland who weighed just 1 lb 13 oz.

Four-month premature baby Zoe Ireland and her parents arrived home in Tennessee on Saturday after an anonymous individual donated €30,000 for a medica(...)