A cross which marks the place where James Connolly was executed, sitting in a chair, in  Kilmainham Gaol. Photograph: Frank Miller

There is a great irony in the fact that while planning the 1916 Commemorations, no-one remembered that Christians have the habit of celebrating the re(...)

Archbishop of Dublin Diarmuid Martin celebrates Mass in November at the Pro-Cathedral, a building which he says deserves note for having played an important role in the Easter Rising in 1916. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The role of Dublin’s Catholic priests in assisting the dead and injured during the 1916 Rising is being ignored in centenary commemoration plans, Arc(...)

The Commercial Court ruled Maureen Curran, of Oldcastle, Co Meath, had not established an arguable defence to Bank of Ireland’s claim in relation to the guarantee

The 80-year-old mother of a fuel distributor whose business went into receivership is liable for judgment over a €1 million guarantee she provided for(...)

Paul (34) and Sancha (31) grew up in Clonea Power, Co Waterford and became friends in secondary school. Since 2001 their Christmas Eve tradition ha(...)

Mr Justice Brian McGovern  said it was important matters are dealt with so that they do not have to be referred to the Director of Corporate Enforcement. Photograph: Alan Betson / THE IRISH TIMES

A fuel company director is to co-operate with a bank-appointed receiver who has taken over the running of the business, the Commercial Court has heard(...)

The court heard an allegation of imprisonment of a summons server.  Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

The operator of a fuel distributor has undertaken to provide books and records to a receiver who has taken over the business arising from a debt to a (...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny flanked by Rev. Nicholas DiMarzio (left), Bishop of Brooklyn, and Monsignor Michael J Curran (right), pastor of St Thomas More Church, hi-fives an alter girl as he arrived for St Patrick's Day Mass today.Photograph: Michael Nagle/Getty Images

It was a sobering start to St Patrick’s Day for Taoiseach Enda Kenny and the visiting Irish delegation in New York as they toured the Superstor(...)