Panti Bliss has come in 29th place in the Time 100 readers poll of the world’s most influential people. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/The Irish Times

Panti Bliss has come in 29th place in the Time 100 readers’ poll of the world’s most influential people. The poll asked online readers to cast their (...)

Tiernan Brady (left), director of gay HIV strategies for GLEN, and Rory O’Neill (aka Ms Panti Bliss) at the launch of ‘KnowNow’ a national, free rapid HIV testing programme . Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

The stigma around being HIV positive in Ireland is as bad “if not worse” than the stigma around abortion, says gay rights campaigner Rory O’Neill. M(...)

Dublin Bus: A mid-length journey cash fare that cost €1.60 five years ago now costs €2.70, an increase of almost 70 per cent. Photograph: Cyril Byrne Photograph: Cyril Byrne Dublin Bus jobs loss. Jan16th-08

There is a guy on my bus route who thinks he is Elvis. Or rather, there is a Dublin Bus driver who occasionally drives a route I sometimes take to wo(...)

Rory O’Neill, aka Panti Bliss, said at the dotMED conference: ‘What is better? Protect people from getting a life-changing condition and one that is much more expensive to treat afterwards or give them preventative treatment?’

Self-confessed “accidental activist” Rory O’Neill, aka Panti Bliss, has said that people at risk of contracting HIV should be given pre-exposure proph(...)

Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

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Dean McCarron (23), who died in San Francisco last week.

The remains of an Irish man who died in the US last week are due to arrive in Dublin Airport on Thursday, with his funeral set to take place on Saturd(...)

Police in the United States are continuing to investigate the circumstances surrounding Dean MacCearaín’s death, and the Department of Foreign Affairs is providing consular assistance to his family.

Tributes have been paid to young Co Monaghan man Dean MacCearaín who died in San Francisco on Wednesday. Mr MacCearaín was described by friends as an (...)

Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Watching Conor Horgan’s movie The Queen of Ireland – which by the way should be compulsory viewing for the entire nation, put on the Leaving Cert curr(...)

Tourism Ireland is set to use a video to invite LGBT couples from around the world to celebrate their weddings and honeymoons in Ireland.  Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Tourism Ireland was quick off the mark after Ireland’s Yes vote in the marriage referendum in May – within 24 hours of the vote, it had launched its “(...)

  The organisers of the Outing were “walking on sunshine” on Sunday as they celebrated record numbers attending the third annual matchmaki(...)