Our extended family is going on a self-catering holiday in Ireland this year. We are looking for six hou(...)

Nicola Furlong’s mother Angela and sister Andrea outside the Tokyo District Court this week during the trial of Richard Hinds. Photograph: Robert Gilhooly

Angela Furlong is trying to recall her darkest point in the trial of Richard Hinds, the man accused of murdering her daughter. Was it the momen(...)

A celebration of craft beer takes place in Dublin’s Docklands this weekend. Photograph: Marilynn K. Yee/The New York Times

Craft Beer Village, Dublin: Formerly known as the Craft Beer Festival, this celebration of Ireland ’s latest fascination will be based beside t(...)

Shamrock Rovers manager Trevor Croly

St Patrick’s Athletic may be unlikely to repeat last year’s big win in the first meeting of the season with Shamrock Rovers in Tallaght tonight(...)

The funeral of Nicola Furlong making its way through the village of Curracloe in Co Wexford last June.

The friend of an American on trial for the murder of an Irish exchange student in Tokyo has been convicted of sexually assaulting the woman she(...)

Woman (51) due in court IN Gorey over the killing of Walter Plunkett.

A woman has been charged in connection with the death of an 84-year-old man in Wexford last August. Gardaí in Enniscorthy investigating t(...)

Nicola Furlong: died in Japan

Prosecutors in Tokyo have demanded a 10-year jail term for Richard Hinds, the American musician accused of murdering Irish student Nicola Furlo(...)

It was Gustav Mahler who famously inveighed against tradition with the aphoristic put-down “ (...)

I am a retired teacher and will be 65 this year with a pension that is below the ¤36,000 threshold, whic(...)

A queue of jobhunters for the 100 jobs being offered by  Eishtec in Waterford at jobs fair in the city yesterday.

“There’s lads after coming through that door who had no computer skills and now they’re top sales people.” Mark Walsh from Kilmeaden has(...)