Ali Selim of the Islamic Cultural Centre of Ireland:  those who carry out  acts of violence should be treated as criminals. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Dr Ali Selim of the Islamic Cultural Centre of Ireland has said the media should stop associating terrorist atrocities with Islam, following the lates(...)

Milo Yiannopoulos. Twitter has decided to bar him for life, allegedly for coordinating an attack on Leslie Jones, one of four women who star in the reboot of Ghostbusters.

Every summer, our family goes on holiday to a small village in Co Galway where there is very poor mobile signal and no broadband access, which is part(...)

The shocking pallor of my exposed milk bottle white skin first prompted a mother to give out to her young child for pointing at me.

An acute emergency forced me to leave the gym during daylight hours (to buy a packet of Skittles in the nearby Spar shop) and I didn’t think it throug(...)

Musician Adrian Crowley and his daughter Alice (6) at home in Northstrand, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The trials of parenthood have been well documented – the years of penury, the torturous sleep deprivation, the scatological mayhem. But an overlooked (...)

Judith  Hill said Prince (above) had never revealed to her  he was in pain, after decades of high-wattage performance and hip surgery. “I only know what everyone knows about his pain - I read about it,” she said. File photograph: Claire Greenway/Getty Images

It’s the moment that Judith Hill has been replaying in her mind for the past two months: She was sitting on a plane with a man she loved, talking, hav(...)

 Sterling has swung in value as anxiety about Britain’s referendum on staying or leaving the European Union continues to build. Photograph: Jason Alden/Bloomberg

For Ireland and Irish business, the impact of Brexit – if it happens – divides into two. First, there is concern about the immediate impact and partic(...)

Matt Mitchell pays his respects at a memorial in front the Dr Phillips Center for the Performing Arts to the victims of the Pulse gay nightclub shooting where 49 people were killed in Orlando, Florida. Photograph: Joe Raedle/Getty Images

The mass shooting in Orlando on Saturday night could happen again and it could happen anywhere, the Catholic Archbishop of Dublin Diarmuid Martin has (...)

When Marco Tardelli put Italy 2-0 up against West Germany with just 21 minutes left to play in the 1982 World Cup Final, he broke into a semi-ci(...)

A leading libel lawyer has said tech companies including Twitter, Google and Facebook are facing a wave of legal actions in Ireland. Photograph: Reuters/Dado Ruvic

Tech companies including Twitter, Google and Facebook are facing a wave of legal actions in Ireland because of their decision to base their internatio(...)

The health of family carers is good or very good though most have had the experience of being mentally or physically drained by caring, according to research. Photograph: iStockphoto

If there is one thing you wouldn’t associate with an A&E department, it’s meditation. But at a recent conference organised by the Sanctuary, the (...)