Eamon de Valera under arrest in Richmond Barracks, Dublin after the 1916 Rising.

A citizen’s initiative which has the backing of artists, union members and academics says modern Ireland can be revitalised by the tenets of the 1916 (...)

A commemorative plaque at 16 Moore Street where leaders of the 1916 Rising made the decision to surrender. Photograph: Frank Miller.

The Government is expected to publish its plans for the 1916 centenary celebrations in the coming weeks, with a public consultation process to follow(...)

President Michael D Higgins launching a tapestry depicting scenes and imagery from the 1913 Lockout at Liberty hall

The general secretary of the Republic’s biggest union has urged the Government to introduce a law recognising collective bargaining rights during the (...)