Maurice Byrne and Gay Byrne, both of whose fathers served in the first World War, at the Guinness first World War exhibition at the Ireland Funds Gallery in the Little Museum of Dublin. Gay Byrne opened the exhibition, which is in place for six weeks. Photograph: Jason Clarke

An exhibition relating to Guinness and the first World War was “entirely unique because it is the story of a war seen through the eyes of individual (...)

Accenture Ireland managing director Alistair Blair: ‘Our aim is to identify,foster and recogniseleadership potential and innovative thinking among aspiring entrepreneurs in Ireland .’ Photograph: Shane O’Neill/Fennell Photography

Some 88 entries from high-performing third-level students have been received for this year’s Accenture Leaders of Tomorrow award. The award offers stu(...)

Keith Wood pictured with his wife Nicola at the annual Ireland Funds’ rugby lunch at the Shelbourne Hotel. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

They were pushing their luck with a Friday the 13th lunch for a guest of honour nicknamed after a horror character, albeit a comic one. But som(...)

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This year the winner of Ciarán Hancock’s Christmas Quiz will receive a pair of flights from Dublin to London, courtesy of London City Airport along(...)

Brendan Sheehan: “I came over to stay with my brother for three months . . . but things didn’t work out quite how I thought they would, thankfully.”
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Some call Australia “the lucky country”. It certainly feels that way to Brendan Sheehan, a Dubliner who has called the place home for the past 10 year(...)

Dublin gigs will benefit Irish scheme Music Generation, which helps provide children with musical tuition. Photograph: Danny Lawson/PA Wire 2:14

Tickets for U2’s upcoming 2015 tour are now on general sale through their website U2.com, although dates for the expected Dublin shows have yet to (...)

U2 have announced details of a new tour which will include at least one concert in Dublin. In this file image above, (from left) Larry Mullen, Adam Clayton, Bono and the Edge are seen with their  Music International trophies during the Bambi 2014 media awards ceremony in Berlin last month.

U2 are to play at least one show in Dublin towards the end of next year with young Irish musicians they helped through the Music Generation scheme. Th(...)

The Little Museum of Dublin’s   ‘Irish Times’ exhibition.

The Little Museum of Dublin has secured sponsorship from the Ireland Funds that will enable it to tour some of its exhibitions abroad, beginning wi(...)

GAA abroad: Aoife Cahill playing for Cumann Warszawa European Regional Tournament in Poland

Ireland is considered among the top five countries in the world for “diaspora engagement”, but what does this mean in practice? The Global Diaspora an(...)

The stable block and chapel of Charleville Castle, Tullamore, Co Offaly. Photograph: James Flynn/APX

Why is it of interest? Charleville Castle is an extravagantly proportioned Gothic Revival castle, built by Francis Johnson between 1800 and 1812 for (...)