A clipping from the Irish Times in 1916 about Holden Stodart, an ambulance volunteer killed during the 1916 Rising. (Right) Mr Stodart’s grave in Mount Jerome in Dublin.

Padraig Allen, a member of St John Ambulance Brigade, recalls Holden Stodart, a volunteer who was fatally wounded while helping those engaged in th(...)

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin’s party has no female TD and no TD in Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The most significant speech of Micheál Martin’s leadership of Fianna Fáil was a low-key affair before a small crowd in the Tipperary village of Ragg o(...)

A  memorial book during the funeral of Ray Treacy at the Church of St Laurence O’Toole, Kilmacud, Dublin. Photo: Gareth Chaney Collins

Mourners at the funeral of former Ireland international soccer player Ray Treacy were asked to smile one more time for a man held dear in the world of(...)

Retired garda Michael Power pictured leaving the Four Courts after he was awarded  damages following a High Court Garda Compensation hearing. Photograph:  Courts Collins

A 58-year-old retired garda, who feared for his life when assaulted and dragged towards a river by an “enormous semi-naked” man, has been awarded €80,(...)

Get to know the stories and personalities behind Ireland’s 50 farmhouse cheeses at open days. Learn to taste the difference between Cork, Kerry, Cl(...)

People enjoy the sunshine at Merrion Square Park, Dublin, on Tuesday April 7th. Met Éireann said Tuesday was the hottest day of 2015 so far. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Tuesday was the warmest day of the year so far according to Met Éireann, with highs of almost 19 degrees recorded in some places.Midland counties saw (...)

The Stations of the Cross will take place in various spots in the south east – starting with a litany in Waterford Church of Ireland cathedral at 7.30am.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES

It is a (railway) Stations of the Cross event like no other, involving Iarnród Éireann, the Church of Ireland Diocese of Cashel, Ferns and Ossory, an(...)

Kery welcome Colm Cooper back this weekend. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Kerry manager Éamonn Fitzmaurice has announced the long-awaited return from injury of Colm Cooper and Paul Galvin’s first involvement in more than a y(...)

Imants Mickans (29), a Latvian national who had been living at St Brendan’s Park, Tralee, and now lives at Tudor Court, Tipperary town,  hailed a taxi on  November 1st, 2009 at Oak Park, Tralee.  He did not pay for the taxi and knew he would not be able to pay for it when he hailed the driver, Tralee District Court was told. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A man who dodged a €19.65 taxi fare will end up paying almost €620 to keep his record clean.Imants Mickans (29), a Latvian national who had been livin(...)

Former sergeant, Sean Walzer, of Mullinahone, Co Tipperary, pictured leaving the Four Courts  after he was awarded damages. Photograph: Courts Collins

A former garda sergeant, who has lived in the shadow of a gunman for almost a decade, has been awarded more than €390,000 compensation for severe p(...)