Rev Bridget Spain: “It does underline very movingly, I think, the frailty of life and the randomness of death in conflict.”

The names of the more than 3,500 people who died in the Northern(...)

President Michael D Higgins: will be present at ecumenical service to mark death 1,000 years ago.Photograph: Alan Betson

President Michael D Higgins will attend an ecumenical service in Dublin on Wednesday to mark the death of Brian Boru 1,000 years ago at the Battle (...)