David Quinn of the Iona Institute said the call by the IDA chief executive for a Yes vote in the marriage referendum was ‘completely unacceptable’. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The IDA has stepped “far outside its proper remit” in calling for a Yes vote in the forthcoming referendum on marriage, Christian group Iona Institute(...)

The registration of these organisations with Sipo suggests they are in receipt of individual donations exceeding €100 in value, for political purposes. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire

Some 20 organisations taking a position in the forthcoming marriage equality referendum have registered as third parties with the Standards in Public(...)

Aoibheann Greenan’s exhibition DMC (Dunmurray May-Day Conspiracy)

DMC (Dunmurray May-Day Conspiracy) – Aoibheann Greenan Temple Bar Gallery, Dublin *** Aoibheann Greenan crams a lot into Temple Bar Ga(...)

Filming: volunteers take part in BeLonGTo’s advertisement in the Naul. Photograph: Alan Betson

Relaxing on a bench in the late afternoon sun, Marguerite Morgan brings the outcome of next month’s referendum on same-sex marriage as close as she ca(...)

 Prof Ray Kinsella (centre) at a  photocall organised by the group Mothers and Fathers Matter outside Leinster House, Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A call for the Children and Family Relationships Bill to be “radically amended” has come from economist Prof Ray Kinsella of the new Mothers and Fathe(...)

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The referendum on same sex marriage will be a defining moment in the history of the State, irrespective of the outcome. In that sense it is most compa(...)

Protestors pictured during a March for Marriage in Dublin organised by LGBT Noise. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/The Irish Times 2:46

Campaign groups are coalescing, raising funds and selecting their headquarters. Political parties are crunching the numbers. On both sides, internal d(...)

Provisional document “does not summarise the opinions of a lot of the participants at the synod”, says director of the Iona Institute. Photograph: Franco Origlia/Getty Images

The discussion document produced by the synod on family issues in the Vatican was not reflective of all the opinions expressed at the gathering of bi(...)

  The Pride Parade in Dublin on Saturday. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Ireland’s gay community needs to focus on “the freedoms that we still have to secure”, the grand marshal of Saturday’s Dublin Pride parade said. Colm(...)

Ireland’s 380,000 Vodafone shareholders were rewarded this month when the company began paying them cash following the sale of its US business (...)