Two of the three red ruffed lemur babies that have been unveiled to the public at Dublin Zoo, in Phoenix Park, Dublin. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Dublin Zoo has welcomed three new baby lemurs to its red ruffed lemur island. The three males will join the troop of four lemurs currently living o(...)

A murder trial has heard that a homeless man found on fire in a Dublin park had almost €150,000 in funds just weeks before his body was found ablaze.T(...)

A bit of Irish sun in March is not unheard of, as this shot from March 2012 in Dublin’s St Stephen’s Green shows. Although extreme lows were rare this March it  was a cold month, with most stations recording below-average air temperatures. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Met Éireann is predicting a timely turnaround over the Easter weekend as rain and chilly conditions make way for more pleasant weather nationwide.Foll(...)

March proved to be cool and windy for northern and western areas, with a large disparity in conditions witnessed across the country. Although extreme lows were rare, it was a cold month

The weather was at its worst for a wet and windy west last month, but parts of the east experienced extended sunshine and mild temperatures according (...)

  You only start to get a full sense of how big the games room is at Farnham Hill when you realise that yes, that’s a full-sized snooker t(...)

 Aoife Doyle (6) and Hannah Doyle (7), both from Carlow, at the Barretstown & Glanbia garden  Sowing the Seeds of Magic... at Bloom in the Phoenix PArk, Dublin. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

After more than 30,000 ice creams and a run on pies, Bloom festival organisers folded up their tents this evening for another year.The popular combina(...)

Anja Maye from Dundalk at last year’s Forbidden Fruit Festival. The 2014 festival takes place this June Bank Holiday weekend on the grounds of IMMA, Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/ The Irish Times

Preparations are well underway for this weekend’s Bulmers Forbidden Fruit music festival which takes place at the Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA) (...)

The start of the Junior Great Ireland Run, during the Spar Great Ireland Run 2014. Phoenix Park, Dublin. Photograph: Tomás Greally/Sportsfile

The daughters of Sonia O’Sullivan and Catherina McKiernan ran in their mother’s footsteps yesterday when they came first and third in(...)

Swedish House Mafia performing at the Phoenix Park in 2012.

A young man who stabbed two innocent bystanders during the infamous Swedish House Mafia concerts in the Phoenix Park has been jailed for four y(...)

 Members of the gardaí at the scene in the Phoenix Park, by the Wellington Monument where the body of a man was found burned. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

A homeless man whose burned remains were found in the Phoenix Park, died as a result of blunt force trauma to the head, his inquest has heard. (...)