Paul O’Donovan of Ireland was fourth in the world in the lightweight single in 2014. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images.

Skibbereen Regatta, the first Grand League event of the season, will see Ireland internationals take on club crews on Sunday at the National Rowing C(...)

Upper Bann is one of those classic electoral triangles where whoever sells his or her message best will have the best chance of victory. It wor(...)

Monika Dukarska is in the Irish team for European Championships next month.

These are busy times for Irish rowing. Neptune regatta, the first of the season, has drawn a big entry, and there are interesting developments in the(...)

A 33-year-old  cerebral palsy sufferer who placed a hoax device at the east Belfast office of the Alliance Party, and who also threatened to kill two party members has been handed a three-year sentence

A 33-year-old disabled man who placed a hoax device at the east Belfast office of the Alliance Party, and who also threatened to kill two party member(...)

 David McConaghie (50), pleaded not guilty to committing voyeurism on dates between August 22nd and September 13th, 2012. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A former church minister and DUP MP adviser on Wednesday denied a charge of voyeurism. Appearing at Craigavon Magistrates Court, 50-year-old David McC(...)

Every employer in the UK has a duty to be aware of the different legal rate for the National Minimum Wage which varies from an apprentice rate of £2.73 per hour to the adult rate (21 and over) of £6.50 per hour

Five businesses in Northern Ireland have been “named and shamed” by the UK’s Department for Business, Innovation & Skills for failing to pay their(...)

Daughter and mother, Ginnie and Liz Power from Maynooth, Co Kildare with Roman Gladiators. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

As a typical February monsoon soaked the Eternal City, Irish rugby fans remained unfazed.Sitting in the otherwise deserted “al fresco” footpath sectio(...)

The Enterprise train leaving Connolly Station, Dublin, for Belfast. Iarnród Éireann is encouraging customers to keep up to date with its social media feeds due to disruption on the line on Thursday, February 5th. File photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

Disruptions to the Dublin to Belfast rail line are continuing following the discovery of a suspect device on the tracks on Wednesday evening.Services (...)

Members of the PSNI and inspectors from the Northern Ireland Health and Safety Executive attended the scene of the incident.

A man in his 50s has died after two workers fell from a farm building after the roof apparently collapsed.The second man was injured in the incident (...)

Minister for foreign affairs Peter Barry alleged that “members of the minority community had been left unprotected”. Photograph: Keystone/Getty Images

A decision by police in the North to allow an Orange parade to pass along the Garvaghy Road in Portadown on July 12th, 1986, brought Anglo-Irish rela(...)