Denis Coderre: “We have a policy of multiculturalism where it’s not about keeping your identity it’s about sharing it“

Ireland and Europe could benefit from studying Canada’s approach to preventing Islamic radicalisation of young Muslims, according to the mayor of Mon(...)

Dr Tim Aubry of the University of Ottawa will meet housing officials in Dublin City Council.

A radical Canadian experiment to tackle homelessness has resulted in significant savings across hospital, mental health, criminal justice and addicti(...)

From left are Shane Dunne Colclough, a relative of 1916 sniper Jack Dunne; Fianna Fáil TD Éamon Ó Cuív and acting Minister for Transport Pascal Donohue at a wreathlaying ceremony at Boland’s Mill in Dublin to commemorate the 1916 Easter Rising. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Boland’s Mill is among the most picturesque locations for a commemoration of the Easter Rising. This huge stone building still stands sentinel, as i(...)

John MacBride, Anne MacBride and Dan MacBride pictured at the Garden of Remembrance, Dublin. Photograph: Ronan McGreevy

The centenary of the Easter Rising has led to the largest ever gathering of the MacBride clan. Major John McBride was one of the 16 leaders of the E(...)

Fr Joseph Mallin, son of Michael Mallin, with then taoiseach Bertie Ahern at Kilmainham Gaol in 2006. Now aged 102 and living in Hong Kong, Fr Mallin was this week awarded the freedom of  Dublin. Photograph: Alan Betson

Patrick Pearse’s closest relative and the nephew of a famous RAF flying ace are among those who will be attending this weekend’s Easter Rising commemo(...)

Sinéad Ní Mheallaigh (far left) with students from her Irish class in Newfoundland. ‘When I first arrived I almost felt guilty because of the high pedestal on which Newfoundlanders place Ireland.’

Tears prick my eyes as I watch the opening scenes of TG4’s ‘1916 :Seachtar na Cásca’ with my students in Canada. I realise that these brave men who o(...)

As part of the friendship series running in The Irish Times this week, we asked Generation Emigration readers to submit their friendship stories. Bel(...)

The outside of La Loche Community School in La Loche, Saskatchewan, Canada is shown on Friday January 22nd. Photograph: Joshua Mercredi/The Canadian Press via AP

Police on Saturday charged a 17-year-old boy with four counts of first-degree murder and seven counts of attempted murder in a mass shooting at a scho(...)

The outside of La Loche Community School in Saskatchewan, Canada on Friday. Photograph:  Joshua Mercredi/The Canadian Press via AP

The gunman suspected of killing four people and injuring several others in Canada’s worst school violence in a decade first shot his two brothers at (...)

Residents who say they have received permission from the Syrian government to leave the besieged town of Madaya, depart after an aid convoy entered the town, January 11th, 2016. Photograph: Omar Sanadiki/Reuters

Canada prepared on Tuesday to welcome its 10,000th Syrian migrant since November, and resettlement workers said the heavy influx has gone smoothly des(...)