Armagh’s Aidan Korker (r) with Laois’ Donal Kingston Photograph: ©INPHO/Presseye/Jonathan Porter

Laois 1-13 Armagh 0-15 Laois showed true grit, boundless courage and no little skill in squeezing past Armagh in a tough, tense Allianz League Divisi(...)

Mayo’s defeat to Cork last weekend was overshadowed somewhat by the controversy regarding Lee Keegan’s concussion at Páirc Uí Rinn. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Saturday (All matches 2pm unless stated) Allianz League Division One Mayo v Dublin, McHale Park, 7.0 – Viewed in a certain way it possibly suits(...)

Westport House in Co Mayo. File photograph: Keith Heneghan/ Phocus.

The Heritage Council has confirmed that any sale of Westport House before 2017 would require repayment of €2 million in State grants for maintaining t(...)

Frankie red dress with small  shoulder opening, belted waistline  and flared hem, €399; Starla navy crepe with dotted jacquard front panel with elbow length sleeves, €465

For Heidi Higgins’s spring collection she collaborated with Polish illustrator Kamila Beblot to create the stylised backgrounds for this shoot. Beblo(...)

 The wind warning for Donegal, Galway, Leitrim, Mayo and Sligo envisages coastal areas will be affected by westerly winds with gusts gusts to 100 km/h. File photograph: Kirsty Wigglesworth/PA

Met Éireann has issued wind, snow and ice warnings for the north and northwest for Saturday. The wind warning for Donegal, Galway, Leitrim, Mayo an(...)

Laura Miller and Sinead Buggy from Timahoe NS in Co Laois were named the overall Intel Mini Scientist winners at the National Grand Final which took place in the Science Gallery. Photograph: Marc O’Sullivan

Balloon-and-bottle steam engines, papier-mâché lungs and bicycle-powered phones were all on display as finalists gathered for the Intel Mini Scientist(...)

Refugees use their sleeping blankets to keep warm as they walk along snow-covered fields near the Macedonian-Serbian border. Photograph: Dimitar Dilkoff/AFP/Getty Images

Ireland has been asked to take in just 20 asylum seekers under a stuttering European Union scheme aimed at relocating 160,000 people from war-torn sta(...)

A cottage in Connemara, Co Galway with snow topped hills in the background. Photograph: Trevor Dubber

Snow and ice have made driving conditions on Saturday morning treacherous in parts of the west and north-west. Motorists have been advised to take c(...)

Snowfall in Co Longford on Friday. Photograph: Tierna Dolan

Dozens of schools throughout the borders were closed on Friday following overnight snowfall and freezing temperatures. Many schools – including St N(...)

The total cost of the water conservation grant has been over €94 million, the Department of Social Protection has said.

The total cost of the water conservation grant has been over €94 million, the Department of Social Protection has said. Figures released to Fianna Fa(...)