Kathleen Reynolds follows the coffin as it is carried from the Mansion House. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

At nearly 10pm on Saturday night, the queue to sympathise with an exhausted Kathleen Reynolds and her family was still moving slowly up the aisle of D(...)

President Micheal D Higgins laying a wreath to honour those who died during the Easter Rising in 1916. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Minister of State Brian Hayes has said he “fundamentally disagrees” with those who say members of Britain’s royal (...)

Senator Katherine Zappone speaks on International Women’s Day
Miriam Lord’s Week

Zappone to lead parade in Seattle Senator Katherine Zappone will be wearing the green with pride in her native Seattle this afternoon when she (...)

 Richard Bruton, Enda Kenny and  Alan Shatter with Fine Gael’s ‘giant prop’. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Enda was going to be at the bandstand in St Stephen’s Green with “a giant prop”.Oh, Fine Gael. With these photo opportunities, you really are spoiling(...)

Labour Candidate Eoin Holmes exits  the Meath East byelection count centre in Donaghmore, Ashbourne. Photograph: Alan Betson

This was always going to be a difficult journey for the McEntees. For them, it was the strangest of days – suffused with the happiest of(...)