Tom Kelly, director of knowledge transfer with Teagasc

Improvements to cow fertility in Ireland, sustainable pig farming in the Netherlands, assistance for isolated and lonely shepherds in Romania, and via(...)

 Photograph: Dave Meehan

The pace of life is generally assumed to have speeded up over the past century, and more so in cities. But in Dublin, at least, there is one aspect th(...)

After the Crash: impromptu memorial of flowers and a photograph of  Andrew Roche  and Michael Madigan killed in Limerick crash

The banality of tragedy and how we remember is what made After The Crash, RTÉ television’s documentary on the people who died on Ireland’s roads in 20(...)

The former Harcourt Printing & Office Supplies on  South Richmond Street, Dublin 2, comes with 20 car-parking spaces

Agents Murphy Mulhall are seeking offers in excess of €2.25 million for the former Harcourt Printing & Office Supplies premises and an adjacent ca(...)

Yemeni boys in the refugee camp prove an energetic bunch. Photograph: James Jeffrey

Using a scrunched up piece of tissue between her fingers, 20-year-old Gada dabs at her eyes between the slit in her black niqab face veil. After more (...)

British home secretary Theresa May has warned of Irish Border controls in the event of Brexit. File photograph: Philip Toscano/PA Wire

The British home secretary has warned of Irish Border controls in the event of Brexit during a visit to Northern Ireland to campaign for a remain vote(...)

Tom Kelly: “The conference comes at a time when the role of rural advisers in innovation support is becoming much more valued and appreciated, both globally and at European level.”

More than 300 agricultural advisers and scientists from 17 countries across Europe, Africa and North America are meeting in the University of Limerick(...)

Phyllis Kelly and Eric Appleby: The English soldier and Athlone woman  met at a dance in March 1915

Love letters between a British soldier and his Irish sweetheart have been turned into a radio drama which will run for the next five months. * The le(...)

Críona Ní Dhálaigh, the new Lord Mayor of Dublin. Photograph: Sinn Féin website

A Sinn Féin councillor has taken office as Lord Mayor of Dublin for the first time, putting the party centre stage for the capital’s 1916 commemoratio(...)

The golden hour as the sun descends over Istanbul. Photograph: Getty Images

In 2010, Istanbul was European Capital of Culture. After even a brief visit, you’d be forgiven for thinking that was about 2,000 years overdue. Ind(...)