Tánaiste Joan Burton and Taoiseach Enda Kenny in the courtyard at Dublin Castle for the results of the referendum on marriage equality. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Voters passed the same-sex marriage referendum by 62 per cent to 38 per cent, with all but one of the State’s 43 constituencies voting Yes. At just (...)

Cyclists take part in the Mallorca 312, a long-distance circumnavigation of the island by bike. Photographs: Mallorca312.com

‘This,” says one of my lycra-clad colleagues, “is what cycling is made for.” He waves a gloved hand in the direction of the sky (perfect blue), the(...)

Crowds await as votes are counted at Dublin Castle in the Same-sex Marriage Referendum at Dublin Castle, May 23rd, 2015. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Wexford has given a convincing Yes vote in the Same-sex Marriage Referendum. In total, 40,692 people voted Yes, and 23,298 voted No, a margin of 63.59(...)

Several locations have received more notifications for adverse weather so far this year than they did in the whole of 2013. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

It’s official: the wet and windy southwest has endured the wildest weather since Met Éireann’s colour-coded warning system was introduced in 2012.Data(...)

Jurors in the trial of former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Sean FitzPatrick have been told that legal arguments are still ongoing. Photograph: Courts Collins

Jurors in the trial of former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Sean FitzPatrick have been told that legal arguments are still ongoing and that they must retu(...)

331 Malahide Marina Village, Malahide, Co Dublin. Agent: Knight Frank

Address: 331 Malahide Marina Village, Malahide, Co Dublin Agent: Knight Frank This 168sq m two-bedroom apartment on two levels has been de(...)

In 2005 Brian O’Connell and Adrian Murphy purchased Mount Prospect House on Killiney Hill Road, for €3 million. The pair developed Montclare – three (...)

Football captain Keith Higgins returned to the Mayo hurlers on Saturday. Photo: Inpho

Keith Higgins returned to the Mayo hurling team at the weekend, putting to bed any claims that he was being prevented from doing so by the county’s fo(...)

Minister Simon Coveney said it was also inhumane that they had to slaughter cattle because they had TB “when we know that we can get the incidence of TB down”. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times

Questions are being raised about whether deer spread tuberculosis (TB) in cattle following a study which showed that badgers – traditionally blamed(...)

National Vegetarian Week begins on Monday – a week where we’re all encouraged to forgo our carnivorous tendencies and to lean towards eating green,(...)