Roy Webster has appeared before Bray District Court charged in connection with the murder of mother-of-three Anne Shortall (47) in Co Wicklow. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times.

A 38-year-old man has appeared before Bray District Court charged with the murder of mother-of-three Anne Shortall (47).Roy Webster arrived at Bray D(...)

Hannah Barwinska, Natalia Gil and Veronika Blaszczak (all age 11 from Polish School SEN) participate in the Brighter Futures pageant during the St Patrick’s Day parade in Dublin last Tuesday. Photograph: Barbara Lindberg. 1:30

June 18th, 2012, and Market Square in Poznan, Poland, is thronged. It’s the last chapter in what has been a whirlwind summer romance between the Poles(...)

Graham  Dwyer is charged with murdering Dublin childcare worker Elaine O’Hara (36) in Co Dublin on August 22nd, 2012. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The sister of Elaine O’Hara has told the murder trial of south Dublin architect Graham Dwyer that Ms O’Hara was “quite naive, [and] very trusting of p(...)

The Sex Workers Alliance  criticised the new Criminal Law (Sexual Offences) Bill at a candlelit vigil outside Leinster House.   Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

The Government’s new laws for prostitution will endanger sex workers and do nothing to reduce sex trafficking, representatives of the Sex Workers Alli(...)

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(...)