It is believed the three-metre high bronze ‘Mother and Baby’ statue was taken from a green area in Finglas. Photograph: Cllr Paul McAuliffe

Local residents and gardaí in Dublin have appealed for information following the theft of a bronze statue in Finglas during Hurricane Ophelia on Monda(...)

Paul Howard with the Ross O’Carroll-Kelly statue in Dublin city centre. Photograph Nick Bradshaw

1. Where Ross Doesn’t Drink Heineken (1998) It all started in the autumn of 1997. I was in the Sunday Tribune newsroom one Friday evening talking to (...)

The proportion of people who are foreign nationals fell  to 11.6 per cent in 2016. The CSO attributes this fall, in part, to the rapid rise in the number of people with dual Irish nationality. Photograph: The Irish Times

The number of people in Ireland who hold dual Irish nationality has increased by nearly 90 per cent over the last five years, according to the latest (...)

Pamela Joyce at Dublin Coroner’s Court.

A father and his three-year-old son drowned after becoming trapped in a ditch while using a short-cut into an estate, an inquest heard on Tuesday. Se(...)

Pupils of St Kevin’s College in Finglas receive their Junior Cert results. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

“The moment has arrived,” announced acting principal Dara Gill at St Kevin’s College in Finglas just after 10am on Wednesday. He was speaking to a r(...)

Manzi Joseph in Tramore, Co Waterford. Photograph: Patrick Browne

When Manzi Joseph arrived in Ireland he was legally adult. However, at 18 years of age, he missed his family and struggled to settle into life in a di(...)

The total value of settlements either paid or owed to Revenue for the three-month period to the end of June amounted to over €11.8 million.

A Westmeath boutique owner has been hit with a tax bill of almost €3.2 million. Nora Filtness, who ran the Clara Ellen fashion shop in Mullingar, was (...)

State Solicitor Michael O’Donovan told the Special Criminal Court today that four individuals were before the court to be charged.  File photograph: Collins Courts

Two men have appeared before an out-of-term sitting of the Special Criminal Court charged with the murder of dissident republican Peter Butterly. Th(...)

Maynooth university graduate Kathleen Lawrence: ‘When I first came into the school the teacher gave me a colouring book and said I didn’t need to learn Irish.’ Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

When Kathleen Lawrence (31) was told as a child by her teacher that she was “stupid” she resolved that no one would ever call her that again. The you(...)

There are plenty of options available to those who take a different route and  explore other areas. Photograph: iStockphoto/Getty Images

It is worth taking time to think about your post-school options as there are a myriad of routes into quality employment, not all through the CAO. Con(...)