Each Saturday on irishtimes.com/weddings we'll report on couples’ love stories. We'll tell the tales and show the pictures of these fabul(...)

Emma Donoghue’s Room was inspired by the case of Josef Fritzl, who was jailed for life for the rape and enslavement of his daughter in a cellar over 24 years and causing his son’s death. Photograph: Reuters

In the Forest by Edna O’Brien, 2002 Set in familiar O’Brien territory in the rural west of Ireland, In the Forest is based on the real-life trage(...)

Skip to page 2 for list of nominees For the judges of the Irish Times Irish Theatre Awards, 2013 has not quite ended. “You’re not supposed to s(...)

Dubs’ fan Hugh O’Connor,  probably the most effective moving advertising billboard in the city. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

There is hardly a more colourful or dedicated Dubs’ fan than Hugh O’Connor. While former taoiseach Bertie Ahern has boasted about being at every All-I(...)