Chris Watson records a geyser

I will never forget the first time I heard the eider ducks. Listening to In St Cuthbert’s Time, Chris Watson’s sonic re-creation of what the holy isl(...)

Minister for Justice and Equality Frances Fitzgerald (centre right) with Berna Fidan, (centre left) who’s sister Esra Uyrun, went missing in the Bray area. They were attending a ceremony at Farmleigh for family members and friends of missing persons. Photograph: The Irish Times Dara Mac Donaill

Family members and loved ones of missing persons have shared stories of their “unique pain” at an event in Dublin for the third annual Missing Persons(...)

In last week’s Magazine Catherine Cleary gave us her list of the best burger and barbecue joints in the country, leaving us all salivating. Some of(...)

Clew Bay by Letitia Hamilton

In a real sense, the AIB Art Collection fell victim to the implosion of the Irish banking system. In a rush to judgment in the heated atmosphere of(...)

The Village of Kilmallock, Co Limerick – a photo-realist painting by Mark Kelly, with a €1,000-€2,000 estimate, failed to sell

Paintings deemed “surplus to requirements” from the corporate art collection of Ireland’s State-owned electricity company, the ESB went under the hamm(...)

Detail from Claddagh Quay, Galway, by Cecil Maguire. The painting is up for auction  with some other items in the ESB art collection. It is expected to fetch up to €5,000.

Ireland’s State-owned electricity company, the ESB, is to sell a substantial portion of its corporate art collection by public auction. The sale is th(...)

Clare’s Tony Kelly celebrates a score agains Wexford last Saturday. The reigning Hurler of the Year is included  in a strong home U-21  team  against Tipperary in Ennis. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

It may or may not be ideal timing but Clare get the chance to move on from the surrendering of their All-Ireland senior title this evening when their (...)

 Galway aims to be “best placed” in race for European Capital of Culture. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Galway has fired the first shots in the contest for European Capital of Culture designation in 2020 with the appointment of an NUI Galway team to prep(...)

A man has been acquitted of the murder of Co Mayo woman Sandra Collins (pictured) by direction of the trial Judge, Mr Justice Patrick McCarthy.

A 50 year-old plasterer accused of murdering a woman whose body has never been found walked free today after being acquitted by a jury on the instruct(...)

Leinster Lightning player-coach Trent Johnston will sit out the  RSA Inter-Provincial Championship match against North West Warriors at College Park.   Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

The road to gaining first-class status for the RSA Inter-Provincial Championship is set to get underway in second-rate weather conditions at Co(...)