Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams this week with  European Election candidates Liadh Ní Riada, Lynn Boylan and Martina Anderson at the  launch of the party’s European election manifesto in  Dublin. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times 4:11

Gerry Adams climbs up a ladder to put up a Sinn Féin poster on a lamp-post outside Government Buildings. The party’s Dublin European election candidat(...)

Speakers Maggie O’Kane of The Guardian and Áine Lawlor of RTÉ at the Women on Air conference at Dublin Castle. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

“All of us in this room are here because we know that, all too often, women in media see a ‘keep out’ sign on the door of every serious discussion,(...)

David Norris thundered that government “lies” and “half-truths” about saving money are shocking. In fact, he reckoned that, when everything was added up and taken into account, abolishing the Seanad could cost in the region of €150 million.

Their poor little faces. Some unkind people started muttering about turkeys before Christmas. We preferred to think of nicely fattened veal calves abo(...)

Moya Doherty (left) with Women on Air chairwoman Caroline Erskine, broadcasters Áine Lawlor and Ursula Halligan and Women on Air founder Margaret E Ward (right), in the grounds of RTÉ. Photograph: Robbie Reynolds

Women on Air, the campaign group for better gender representation in broadcast media founded by journalist and Clear Ink chief executive Margar(...)