The celtic cross in Dietkirchen fell into disrepair but was restored 10 years ago and reconsecreted in November 2007.

A German village is to host a commemoration event on Sunday to remember the thousands of Irish prisoners of war incarcerated there during the first Wo(...)

Dermot Gallagher: he was closely involved in efforts to ensure the establishment of a stable powersharing administration in the North. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Former Department of Foreign Affairs secretary general Dermot Gallagher, who died on Sunday, played a key role in the Northern peace process. Mr Ga(...)

An Bord Pleanála cited concerns over flooding in denying permission for the development of a Lidl shop outside Carrick-on-Shannon. Photograph: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

An Bord Pleanála has refused permission for a two-storey Lidl shop and off-licence on the outskirts of Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim. Outlining the(...)

Four men have undertaken  not to picket a judge’s home or the Carrick-on-Shannon business premises of his wife (above) this Saturday, October 22nd. File photograph: Google Street View

Four men have undertaken in the High Court not to picket a judge’s home or the business premises of his wife this Saturday, October 22nd. The underta(...)

Jimmy Gralton: suspected of being a Communist and was denounced by the Catholic Church

President Michael D Higgins has said that an apology is due to Jimmy Gralton the only Irish person deported by an Irish government. Speaking as he u(...)

A 30-year-old man is in a critical condition following an assault in Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim, on Sunday. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A 30-year-old man is in a critical condition following an assault in Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim, on Sunday. Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to(...)

Carrick Business Campus in Carrick-on-Shannon: The former MBNA facility has been acquired by Digital Office Centre Group, and will be available to rent at condiderably lower rates than similar buildings in Dublin.

The former MBNA facility in Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim has been acquired by Digital Office Centre Group (DOCG) and most of its 11,148sq m (120,000(...)

Luna community manager Leo Molloy said they were ‘over the moon’ at the win which they attributed to hard work

Dublin restaurant Luna, which has been open for less than a year, has been recognised as the best eatery in Ireland. The Drury Street business opene(...)

People of all ages are invited to experience Irish life as it was 100 years ago as O’Connell Street in Dublin transforms into an Edwardian thoroughfare this Easter Monday. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Galway Food FestivalThe fourth annual Galway food festival take place this weekend with open-air markets, food trails, tastings and workshops involvin(...)