Sinead O’Connor playing the main stage at Electric Picnic in 2014. Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

Sinead O’Connor is being sued for up to $5 million (€4.4 million) by US comedian and talk show host Arsenio Hall after she made claims about him in th(...)

Maura Hopkins busy canvassing in Wicklow town for the upcoming Seanad Éireann election 2016. Photograph: Garry O’Neill

On April 12th at around midday, Daithí de Róiste pulled up his car at the Springhill Hotel on the outskirts of Kilkenny. As he parked, he noted that(...)

Mia Horgan  and her younger sister, Amy. Mia was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis when she was just two weeks old. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Rebecca and Barry Horgan’s daughter, Mia (5), was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis (CF) when she was two weeks old. Although neither parent had any prev(...)

 Irish rugby players Jack McGrath and Hannah Tyrrell at the launch of Tackle Your Feelings , a mental wellbeing campaign, supported by the Irish Rugby Players’ Association. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

The Irish Rugby Union Players’ Association (IRUPA) is urging men to tackle their feelings and to open up when they are feeling sad or frustrated. L(...)

In a time when DVDs are more likely to be gathering dust in your living room than being used, there’s one subgenre of discs that often survives a cul(...)

Two men, who took turns to beat a father of four with a crowbar so badly that he thought he was going to die, have been jailed for five and six years (...)

Two men have been remanded in custody over an attack with an iron bar which left a man in hospital for more than a month.

Two men have been remanded in custody over an attack with an iron bar which left a man in hospital for more than a month. Eddie Murphy (26) and Jamie (...)

Two men have been remanded in custody after they were charged with an iron bar attack on a 38-year-old man which has left him in a critical but stable condition in a Cork hospital

Two men have been remanded in custody after they were charged with an iron bar attack on a 38-year-old man which has left him in a critical but stable(...)

 Andy Lee defeated Matt Koborov to claim the WBO world middleweight title in Las Vegas. He will defend his title against Peter Quillin in Saturday’s big televised fight. Photo:  David Becker/Getty Images

Andy Lee’s first defence of his WBO world middleweight title against Peter Quillin in Brooklyn on Saturday night is likely to draw at least four times(...)

Kevin Hart: ‘My brother made some mistakes and went to the military. My mom wasn’t going to let that happen to me.’ Photograph: Brad Barket/Getty Images

Kevin Hart, star of the new hit US comedy The Wedding Ringer, smiles down from every other bus and billboard. Look here: he’s presenting the first ep(...)