Precipice is the title of Stein’s exhibition

Fool’s Hollow, Thieving Ledge, Speckled Cliff – English translations of Irish names for north Mayo seascapes resonate with local history. Treasa Ní Gh(...)

Teenagers jump into the sea at the Forty Foot in Dublin during a spell of good weather in June. Photograph: Stephen Collins/Collins Photos

Dublin had its driest June for 40 years, according to Met Éireann’s latest weather forecast. The station at the Phoenix Park recorded just 11.5mms o(...)

Dublin’s Kevin Nolan: the former All Star decided to spend his summer in the United Stares. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Every day it seems we’re reading about the latest batch of young, talented GAA players heading over to the US, but believe it or not there have bee(...)

Tuesday evening’s road death brings to three the number of cyclists who have lost their lives on Irish roads so far this year. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

A cyclist has died following a hit-and-run incident on the Clontarf road in Dublin on Tuesday evening. The 62-year-old man was seriously injured after(...)

Corrib Gas is the single most expensive energy infrastructure project in Ireland and the largest since the Ardnacrusha hydroelectric scheme on the Shannon in the 1920s. 8:37

The huge cost overrun on Corrib gas, the single most expensive energy infrastructure project in Ireland and the largest since the Ardnacrusha hydroele(...)

The Áras Attracta centre in Swinford, Co Mayo. A Hiqa inspection has found ‘significant improvements’ at centre.

An unannounced inspection of part of the Áras Attracta facility for people with learning disabilities in Co Mayo has found “significant improvements” (...)

Adrian Marren scores a goal for Sligo from the penalty spot against Roscommon in the Connacht Senior Football Championship semi-final at Markievicz Park at the weekend. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho.

Sligo officials have been left with an awkward decision over where the Connacht final should be played. They can either travel for over two hours to g(...)

Mary Mitchell O’Connor won the Fine Gael selection convention in Dún Laoghaire: The party has now held 18 conventions and picked 11 female candidates. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Fine Gael strategists believe the party will have an election edge over Fianna Fáil because of greater progress in the selection of women candidates t(...)

Fashion and homewares shop Liberties in Westport, Co Mayo

In Westport, “Yeer welcome” is a warm greeting given in most shops in a soft Mayo burr, but for a masterclass in the authentic céad mile fáilte, he(...)

Father’s Day falls tomorrow and though your father may have forgotten, you shouldn’t. Though it’s true that women are the primary consumers of male(...)