Iryna Khalip, editor of  Novaya Gazeta newspaper, will talk about life under President Lukashenko. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

It is 2010 and journalist Iryna Khalip is sitting at a press conference in Minsk, Belarus, where incumbent president Alexander Lukashenko - who has he(...)

The body of two-year-old Hassan Khan is removed from the scene at Ridge Hall in Ballybrack village,   Co Dublin.   Photograph: Stephen Collins/Collins

Several neighbours and local people broke down in tears at the Ridge Hall apartment complex on the Shanganagh Road, near Ballybrack, yesterday as a s(...)

Kilkenny’s TJ Reid scores past Cathal Barrett, James Barry and goalkeeper Darren Gleeson of Tipperary but the goal was disallowed. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho
Power and the glory go to Kilkenny
  • Hurling
  • September 27, 2014, 18:32

Kilkenny 2-17 Tipperary 2-14 In the end, Kilkenny did it the old-school way. They took all the frippery and revelry of the drawn game and choke(...)

More than half of young Irish people think cannabis should be regulated, according to a new EU survey.The Eurobarometer survey was carried out by tel(...)

Eurovision winner Conchita Wurst meets Ciara Maguire, Mary Joyce, Elaine Clements and Deborah Donohoe outside the Dylan Hotel in Dublin last night. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

About 40,000 people are taking to the streets for the Dublin Pride parade today, an annual event marked by colour and costumes but one which has nev(...)

Sonia O’Sullivan: a banana fan. Photograph: Patrick Bolger Photography

Do you think you have a healthy lifestyle?Yes, I am not as strict on diet as I was when competing but I still like to eat what I believe is healthy f(...)

Andrew Hyland: a swim in the Irish Sea – great for the soul.

Do you think you have a healthy lifestyle?I have a pretty healthy lifestyle. I start my day with porridge or Happy Pear granola. I juice a mixture of (...)

Local authorities in Dublin are to impose nightly water restrictions this week due to a production problem at a water treatment plant.

Nightly restrictions on water supply are to be implemented across the entire Dublin region from tonight due to a serious problem at one of the country(...)

 Eugene Corcoran, head of the Criminal Assets Bureau,  has insisted a fresh legal challenge by convicted criminal John Gilligan to the sale of Jessbrook Equestrian Centre and adjoining lands has “no legal basis”. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

The head of the Criminal Assets Bureau has insisted a fresh legal challenge by convicted criminal John Gilligan to the sale of Jessbrook Equestrian Ce(...)

Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams  speaking to media on the plinth at Leinster House. Photo: Gareth Chaney/Collins

The North’s Police Ombudsman Dr Michael Maguire and Attorney General John Larkin are now separately examining whether the Sinn Féin president Gerry Ad(...)