Jessica Springsteen of the US team on Cynar V. Her father Bruce is expected to turn up at the RDS this week for the showjumping.  Photograph: Eric Luke

In the course of a day at the Dublin Horse Show, which started on Wednesday, you can meet child riders dwarfed by their saddles and veterans old enoug(...)

Alan Vega, who has died aged 78

Alan Vega, the frontman of the American electronic musical duo Suicide, has died, aged 78. The former Black Flag and Rollins Band vocalist Henry Roll(...)

Stillorgan Shopping Centre, the oldest retail mall in the country. Kennedy Wilson acquired the centre in 2013 as part of a €306 million portfolio acquisition.

Los Angeles-based property company Kennedy Wilson plans to spend €15 million this year revamping the Stillorgan Shopping Centre, the oldest retail ma(...)

Darren Adamson, a Vote Leave campaigner, holds a Vote Leave placard as he rides in a modified FV432 armoured personnel carrier, driven by Dale McKenzie, in the Southwick district of Sunderland, earlier in June.  Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

The passion for football in northeast England is renowned. On a balmy weekday evening, a few hundred people have gathered in a pedestrianised street i(...)

Bono joins Bruce Springsteen on stage at Croke Park. Photograph: @fdomenella/Twitter

Bono joined Bruce Springsteen on stage during his second Croke Park gig on Sunday night. The U2 frontman joined Springsteen and the E Street Band f(...)

More than 80,000 people, and one air guitar playing Taoiseach, enjoyed an epic Bruce Springsteen gig at Croke Park last night. Enda Kenny was record(...)

“There are escalators inside for Enda to make Donald Trump-style entrances down into the chamber (formerly the Cosmetics Hall and Karen Millen).” Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Leinster House is falling down Falling down, falling down Leinster House is falling down Where will the Dáil go? The renovation work has to b(...)

Bruce Springsteen performing at Croke Park. Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

Here’s something I never knew before: 80,000 people saying “Bruuuuuce!” sounds like they’re booing. They are not booing. They are very excited to be h(...)

Musician Bruce Springsteen played his first Irish concert in 1985. File photograph: Ian West/PA Wire

It was 31 years ago when Bruce Springsteen played his first concert in Ireland and made the front page of The Irish Times. A crowd of more than 65,0(...)

Some young Ireland fans have been charged  as much as €3 for cover on a €10 ticket for tonight’s friendly against the Netherlands. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

Allianz insurance is running a pre-recorded message on one of its phone lines specifically for people who want to cancel cover bought in error via Ti(...)