Monday, Dec 5th – Sunday, Dec 11th

Monday–Sunday, November 28th – December 4th

Monday–Sunday, November 21st – 27th

Enjoying cooking at the Ben’s Beginner’s Cook and Play  session at Airfield, Co Dublin. Photograph: Kieran Harnett

Children want to stir, mix, add and, most importantly, watch as you cook. Let them . . .

Monday–Sunday, November 14th – 20th

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton do battle in the US presidential election

Polls opened on Tuesday morning with an outcome expected by early Wednesday morning

Monday–Sunday, November 7th – 13th

Monday–Sunday, Oct 31st – Nov 6th

Monday–Sunday, October 24th–30th

Dutch businessman Dr Tiede Herrema, who was kidnapped in 1975.  Photograph: David Sleator

My Big Regret: ‘I think we know the real victim of the kidnapping of Dr Tiede Herrema’

What, when and why guide to forthcoming public service disputes

Damian Cullen  out  for a run in 2015 for an Irish Times series on getting fit. Photograph: Alan Betson

To offset a chocolate bar, you’ll need to jog around the Himalayas twice carrying a Sherpa

Monday–Sunday, October 17th–23rd

Monday–Sunday, October 10th–16th

Damian Cullen: ‘Cancel all plans for your 21st birthday party. You are not invincible, and neither are your friends . . . Trust me. Cancel. It. Now.’ Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Life lessons that can’t be unlearned

Monday, Oct 3rd – Sunday, Oct 9th

An empty bus stop on the Navan Road N3 route towards Dublin City. Photograph: Alan Betson

Talks between unions and management at Dublin Bus to take place today

Monday, Sep 26th – Sunday, Oct 2nd

Monday, Sep 19th – Sunday, Sep 25th

Monday, Sep 12th – Sunday, Sep 18th

Lough Boora Discovery Park, Co Offaly

Co Offaly sculpture park ‘pays homage to our human interaction with the boglands’

A massive turnout as GAA All-Ireland hurling champions Tipperary make their homecoming at Semple Stadium, Thurles. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Tens of thousands at Semple Stadium to welcome heroes and Liam MacCarthy Cup

Monday, Sep 5th – Sunday, Sep 11th

Monday, Aug 29th – Sunday, Sep 4th

Monday, Aug 22nd – Sunday, Aug 28th

Monday, Aug 15th – Sunday, Aug 21st

Monday, Aug 8th – Sunday, Aug 14th

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump kisses a baby at a campaign rally in Colorado Springs, Colorado last week. Mr Trump on Tuesday  asked a woman with a crying baby to leave a rally in Virginia. Photograph: Carlo Allegri/Reuters.

After two bouts of tears, Republican nominee tells mother: ‘you can get the baby out of here’

Monday, Aug 1st – Sunday, Aug 7th

Monday, July 25th – Sunday, July 31st

The two-day aviation spectacle in Bray will include a display involving three De Havilland Chipmunks. Photograph: Joe Keogh

Bray Air Display includes planes used as basic trainer for Irish Air Corp for decades

Monday, July 18th – Sunday, July 24th

Monday, July 11th – Sunday, July 17th

Monday, July 4th – Sunday, July 10th

Monday, June 27th – Sunday, July 3rd

Monday, June 20th – Sunday, June 26th

Monday, June 13th – Sunday, June 19th

Monday, June 6th – Sunday, June 12th

Monday, May 30th – Sunday, June 5th

Monday, May 23rd – Sunday, May 29th

Monday, May 16th – Sunday, May 22nd

Sunday, May 15th

Klaudia Sadowska, from Tuam, left her home last Friday.

Klaudia Sadowska was last seen in Lissadyra, Tuam last Friday evening

Martin McGuinness (Sinn Fein) shakes hands with Colum Eastwood (SDLP) as Eamonn McCann (People Before Profit) looks on at the Foyle Arena in Derry. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

108 MLAs have been elected to Stormont over the past two days

A count supervisor sorts voting papers at the Titanic Exhibition Centre, Belfast, after elections to decide the make-up of the next Stormont Assembly. Photograph: Liam McBurney/PA Wire

Irish Times coverage includes articles from the 18 constituencies and live blog updates

Monday, May 2nd – Sunday, May 8th

Friday, April 29th – Monday, May 2nd

Monday, April 18th – Sunday, Apr 24th

Loyal followers: fans watch Loughmore-Castleiney play. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

We’re on the hunt for Ireland’s best sports club, and we want you to help by nominating yours. The winner of the competition – and(...)

Monday, April 11th – Sunday, Apr 17th

Acting Taoiseach and Fine Gael leader Enda Kenny and Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin.

Simon Coveney tells Shane Ross there are ‘positive reasons’ for no-show

Damian Cullen, one year and 2st  5lb down. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

As I finish my column at the end of a year-long fitness and health drive here is what I learned

RTÉ’s The Sunday Game Live presenter Michael Lyster with football panellists Joe Brolly, Colm O’Rourke and Pat Spillane in studio in Croke Park.

Veteran presenter gives insider’s view of challenges and workings of ‘The Sunday Game’

Monday, April 4th – Sunday, Apr 10th

Louise James is comforted by her brother Chris at a vigil in Buncrana. Photograph: North West Newspix

Newspaper claimed it had secured an exclusive interview with Louise James

Gardaí investigating fatal road traffic collision on Wolfe Tone Square

Two Doberman Pinschers - Boone and Flair Polo. Their owner says both were born from the same litter, but, as yet, only Flair Polo has been microchipped.

Investigations launched as owners say their dogs have mysteriously shrunk in size

Monday, Mar 28th – Sunday, Apr 3rd

Evan (8) and Mark (12) who lost their lives in Buncrana, with baby Rionaghac-Ann who survived.

Davitt Walsh dived into water at Buncrana pier and saved four-month-old baby girl

Monday, Mar 21st – Sunday, Mar 27th

Front page of ‘The Irish Times’ – Saturday, March 18th, 1916. A bargain at one penny!

Participants ‘exceedingly anxious to be regarded as soldiers’

Monday, Mar 14th – Sunday, Mar 20th

Monday, Mar 7th – Sunday, Mar 13th

Omaima, Fatima and Somaia – sisters of Ibrahim Halawa – at their home in Dublin. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Irishman was first arrested in August 2013 and has now spent 942 days in prison

Monday, Feb 29th – Sunday, Mar 6th

Monday, Feb 22nd – Sunday, Feb 28th

Your ideal weight is somewhere between living in a fast-food outlet because you can no longer fit out the door, and dreaming of snapping a lollipop from a child because you’re so hungry. Photograph: Thinkstock

Exercise is a means to an end – not a path to contentment

Monday, Feb 15th – Sunday, Feb 21st

Independent News & Media (INM) released a statement on Thursday evening saying a number of its reporters were formally notified by gardaí their “safety is at risk from organised criminals”. File photograph:

Media group says gardaí notified certain reporters of safety risk from organised criminals

The World Health Organisation has defined binge drinking as six or more standard drinks (about three pints of beer) during one occasion. Or, as I prefer to call it, Saturday night. Photograph: Ablestock

My fitness drive has, in part at least, been motivated by the desire to drink alcohol

Monday, Feb 8th – Sunday, Feb 14th

Monday, Feb 1st – Sunday, Feb 7th

On confusing an X-ray of an ankle for an image of an elbow during a training session with colleagues, Dr Hassan said it was a “teaching meeting – in a teaching environment. It’s a chance for people to make mistakes and learn more”. Photograph: Getty Images

Omar Hassan Khalafalla Mohamed also at fault on 28 counts of poor performance

At Le Marathon Du Medoc, 23 of the drinking stops offer wines from the Medoc  region

What would make you lose weight? Being told to eat naked in front of the mirror?

Monday, Jan 25th – Sunday, Jan 31st

Monday, Jan 18th – Sunday, Jan 24th

‘Due to back pain, I’ve spent much of the past fortnight lying on a bed, a couch or the kitchen floor – usually wondering how to get up.’ Photograph: Thinkstock

Inadequate use has resulted in serious defects – my body is no longer in full working order

Monday, Jan 11th – Sunday, Jan 17th

Monday, Jan 4th – Sun, Jan 10th

The gym can be a life-changer, or it can be an incredible waste of money. Don’t say you weren’t warned.

Do you really need (or want) a clothes horse in the shape of a treadmill?

Monday, Dec 28th – Sun, Jan 3rd

Jason Brogan: “The only thing that should be in a doorway at Christmas is snow.” Photograph: Damian Cullen

Altruistic endeavour takes off via social media and is supported by donors worldwide

Sunday, Dec 20th – Thursday, Dec 31st

Monday, Dec 14th – Sunday, Dec 20th

The Christmas dinner: ‘I read about the recommended alternatives to turkey and ham, but I’m sticking with tradition.’ Photograph: Thinkstock

There’s ham, turkey, Christmas cake, mulled wine, not-mulled wine. And that’s all in one day

Monday, Dec 7th – Sunday, Dec 13th

If you’re blessed with a body that can eat a horse while maintaining the figure of a boa constrictor, then, well, good for you. However, not all skinny people are healthy, and we must remember that. Photograph: Thinkstock

If you’re overweight, you are aware of the dangers. But as a society we have regularly and incorrectly associated being skinny wit(...)

Monday, Nov 30th – Sunday, Dec 6th

Monday, Nov 23rd – Sunday, Nov 29th

The Spanish advert follows a security guard called Justino.

Commercial follows a lonely night-time security guard at a mannequin factory

The dinner table, from the time we were too small to sit properly at it, has had a certain aura that has demanded respect. Photograph: Thinkstock

We eat healthy food at the table; it demands it of us

Thursday, Nov 19th – Sunday, Nov 22nd

Friday, Nov 13th – Sunday, Nov 15th

Kilkenny’s TJ Reid: may have to slap on sunscreen for next year’s final. Photograph: ©Inpho/Cathal Noonan

August match puts Kilkenny people in danger of finding out what an ‘Electric Picnic’ is

Damian Cullen helps his five-year-old daughter – or maybe more accurately Eve helps her father – to make ‘Bangin’ Burritos with Steak and Mexican Rice’ at Dublin’s Cooks Academy as part of ‘Cook Along with Ben’s Beginners’, which promotes children and parents cooking together. Photograph: Robbie Reynolds

We’ve taken home an experiment in children and parents cooking, with mixed results

Thursday, Nov 5th – Sunday, Nov 8th

Monday, Oct 26th – Sunday, Nov 1st

Getting fit may have its benefits, but exercise can bring its own set of problems. Some random observations

Friday, Oct 23rd – Sunday, Oct 25th

Saturday, Oct 17th – Sunday, Oct 18th

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