Democrats Abroad chairman TJ Mulloy and vice chairwoman Kelly Mahoney at the organisation’s US presidential election primary in Dublin on Tuesday. Photograp: Peter Murtagh

If Bernie Sanders really wants to get elected, he should run in Ireland. That was the clear message from the steady flow of American citizens, most (...)

The Kerry luxury hotels business owned by the billionaire Liebherr family from Germany boosted sales last year as the tourism market recovered, although the group still recorded losses of €6 million.

The Kerry luxury hotels business owned by the billionaire Liebherr family from Germany boosted sales last year as the tourism market recovered, altho(...)

Easter Rising 1916: Commemorative periods prompt much propaganda and education is essential to counteract it.

The Children and the Revolution supplement published in the Irish Times this week, along with the launch of the government’s 2016 education programme (...)

The Government announced that an ambitious (and controversial) plan to export wind energy from the midlands to Britain has foundered. Photograph: Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/Getty Images

Two separate but connected events yesterday conspired to focus minds on an issue that has been comparatively neglected in recent times but shou(...)

The letter, dated April 10th 1922, to Kitty Kiernan, Granard, Co Longford

(Click image to read letter in full) Michael Collins was concerned about growing mayhem in the early months of 1922. As British forces withdrew(...)

Kilkenny’s Michael Brennan celebrates his goal against Offaly in Tullamore last night. Photograph: Inpho

Kilkenny were forced to dig very deep before edging out a tremendously brave Offaly side in an enthralling semi-final in Tullamore last night.Trailing(...)