The Everyman Theatre in Liverpool by Haworth Tompkins has won the RIBA Stirling Prize coming ahead of Ireland’s O’Donnell and Tuomey Architects. Photograph courtsey of RIBA Stirling Prize.

The Everyman Theatre in Liverpool by Haworth Tompkins has won the RIBA Stirling Prize coming ahead of Ireland’s O’Donnell and Tuomey Architects who we(...)

 Mikaeel Kular, whose mother  Rosdeep Adekoya has been jailed for 11 years for  killing her son. Photograph: Police Scotland/PA Wire

A woman who killed her three-year-old son and hid his body in a suitcase has been jailed for 11 years in Scotland. Mikaeel Kular died two days after b(...)

Lady Alba, complete with Irn Bru cans as curlers in her hair, on stage at the Yestival concert in Stirling.

Mairi McFadyen shelters from the rain in a tent in the yard of Stirling’s old jail, watching artists on a small stage urge a Yes vote in September’s S(...)

In Mel Gibson’s Braveheart , Edward II is portrayed as a closet homosexual, incapable of ple(...)

Ireland’s William Porterfield in action against the West Indies in Sabina Park, Kingston. Photograph: Inpho/WICB

Ireland missed out on the opportunity to win a first series against a full-member country as they lost a low-scoring second Twenty20 Internatio(...)

Astley Castle, which has been given new life by Stirling Prize winners Witherford Watson Mann

A holiday home inserted into the crumbling walls of Astley Castle in Warwickshire, by Witherford Watson Mann Architects, has won this year’s RIBA Stir(...)

Two practices on the shortlist of six for the RIBA Stirling Prize announced today are based in Ireland, and another, in London, has an Irish principal(...)

 Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson celebrating with the Barclays Premier League trophy.  Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire.   Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson celebrating with the Barclays Premier League trophy.  Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

Alex Ferguson has revealed he was convinced Manchester United would regain the Premier League title from their local rivals on the very day th(...)

Ireland opening bowler Tim Murtagh bowls to an attacking field during the  Intercontinental Cup match against UAE in  Sharjah. Photograph: Barry Chambers/ICC/Inpho

Ireland ’s batsmen may have set a new scoring record for the country during day two of the Intercontinental Cup clash against the United Arab E(...)

Ireland opening bowler Tim Murtagh bowls to an attacking field during the  Intercontinental Cup match against UAE in  Sharjah. Photograph: Barry Chambers/ICC/Inpho

Ireland ’s batsmen may have set a new scoring record for the country during day two of the Intercontinental Cup clash against the United Arab E(...)