Jean-Pierre Bars talks about his wife Maria's illness called Pallido Ponto Nigral Degeneration (PPND) during a visit to Dublin's Neurological Institute. Video: Ronan McGreevy
Tourism Ireland releases a new promotional film for the Wild Atlantic Way with a Star Wars theme. The film, which will be rolled out in 15 markets, features Mark Hamill and shooting locations from The Last Jedi. Video: Tourism Ireland
Markjames Ryan, a terminal services officer at Dublin Airport, is one of the many people who work over Christmas to bring families together.
Can a compact premium SUV be a success in the Irish motor market? We take the Volvo XC40 out for a test drive to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
Vanessa Greenwood, Irish Times baking columnist and Cooks Academy tutor, has created a series of recipes for the National Dairy Council, making the most of Ireland’s superlative cheese, butter and cream. Video: National Dairy Council
About 500 shoppers and a dozen animal rights activists turned out for the opening of Victoria’s Secret on Grafton Street in Dublin on Tuesday, December 5th. Video footage: Tanya Sweeney
0-100km/h in 3.4 seconds, in a hybrid? We take the Porsche Panamera Turbo S E Hybrid Sports Turismo out on the road to find out if it's as powerful as advertised. Video: Neil Briscoe
Spike Island won Europe’s Leading Tourist Attraction at the World Travel Awards in September. Other contenders included the Acropolis and the Eiffel Tower. We take a look at the life of convict on the island.
At the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, a robot called Tega can tell stories to children of kindergarten age, ask questions about what happened in the story, and use the child’s responses to help it to modify how it interacts with the child.
A row of terrace houses originally started in the mid 1850s has now been completed. The five new houses starting from €1.795m apiece, finish off a Victorian square in Dun Laoghaire.
Is it time to go hybrid? We take the Toyota Prius Plugin out for a test drive to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
In her final recipe for The Irish Times Food Month, bake expert Vanessa Greenwood shows us her recipe for meringue roulade with mixed berry coulis.
Luxurious items of clothing and jewellery owned by the late actress Maureen O’Hara, as well as the contents of former President Mary Robinson's country home in Co. Mayo will go under the hammer at a Sheppard’s auction next week. Video: Bryan O'Brien
Fashion photographer Aaron Hurley shoots 2017's festive fashion story for The Irish Times on location at Kilkea Castle in Co Kildare.
Can a Skoda compete in the ultra competitive premium car market? We take the Superb out on the road to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
Our resident bake expert Vanessa Greenwood's simple chocolate éclairs recipe to coincide with Food Month. Pictures: Harry Weir
The official trailer for "Good Time", starring Robert Pattinson. Video: A24
Knockdrin Castle is an 18th-century Gothic revival castle on a 1,000-acre parkland estate in Mullingar, Co Westmeath. It's on sale through Sotheby's for €13.5 million. Video: Sotheby's International Realty
€66,000 for a Kia, really? We take the Stinger for a test drive as Kia set their sights on the likes of BMW and Audi. Video: Neil Briscoe
This Irish Times Food Month recipe from our resident bake expert Vanessa Greenwood is surprisingly simple but incredible delicious, Chocolate microwave mug cakes. Pictures: Harry Weir
Elbow cover The Beatles track 'Golden Slumbers' in the new John Lewis Christmas ad. Video: John Lewis
Niall Wynne (28) owner of Proper Order Coffee Co. in Smithfield, Dublin is the Irish representative at the World Barista Championships in Seoul, Korea.
In recent years the Nissan Qashqai has been one of the most popular cars on the Irish market, but can the latest version build on the success of its predecessor? Video: Neil Briscoe
A Dublin-based outdoor adventure company is finding creative ways of bringing the outdoors to city dwellers. We join them for a moonlit paddle down the Liffey.
Sweta Pandey grew up in a remote village in the state of Uttar Pradesh in northern India. She moved to Ireland in 2016 to study economics at Trinity College. She now interns at the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection in Dublin.
To kick off Irish Times Food Month our resident bake expert Vanessa Greenwood has cooked up some delicious peanut butter chocolate brownies. Pictures: Harry Weir
Bunratty Castle and Folk Park in Co Clare has welcomed 2.8 million visitors from around the world since it started hosting medieval banquets in 1963. Pictures: Shannon Heritage
After an 18-month closure, the five-star Adare Manor and Golf Resort in Co Limerick has reopened to the public. Video: Adare manor
Emsworth, a lavishly restored villa in Malahide comes with 17 acres of grounds that include gardens, a swimming pool in a walled garden, a guesthouse, gym and its own football field.
Is the Alfa Romeo Giulia Veloce a worthy contender to the likes of the BMW 3 Series or Audi A4? We take it out on the road to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
Wicklow-born film-maker Simon Fitzmaurice has died of motor neurone disease at the age of 43.
The Volkswagen T-Roc is sure to tap into the Irish car buyer's love of the SUV crossover, but is it a good car to drive? We take it for a test drive to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
'I AM BABA' is a theatrical event for babies staged in a tent for an audience of 6 babies and an accompanying adult each. It is devised by director Anna Newell with composer David Goodall.
Is the new Renault Koleos an improvement on the original of the same name? We take it out on the road to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
Italy's Gucci will stop using fur in its designs from next year, joining a growing number of fashion houses looking at alternatives after coming under pressure from animal rights activists and changing consumer tastes. Video: Reuters
A powerful video, in which actors bring to life real cyber bullying posts culled from social media has been launched as part of a US campaign called #ClickWithCompassion. Video: In Real Life
Four boats classed as "liveaboards" in Grand Canal Dock will be open to the public during Open House in Dublin, running October 13-15. One of the boats, the Stíl Mór, belongs to Kris Goodbody who has been a resident of the marina for three years.
Short film capturing the lives of Traveller children and their horses in Ennistymon, made by Gavin Gallagher, a filmmaker living in Lahinch, Co Clare and founder of Dreamcatcher Productions (dreamcatcherproductions.ie).
A new initiative is aiming to make public spaces in Dublin more inclusive. Video: Lassi Valkonen/A Playful City
As popular as ever, but is the Volkswagen Golf GTI worth the hype? We take it out for a test drive. Video: Neil Briscoe
The cabin from the polar exploration ship ‘Quest’ in which Ernest Shackleton died in 1922 is being conserved in Letterfrack before it goes on display in the Shackleton Museum, Athy Co. Kildare, birthplace of the polar explorer. Video: Bryan O'Brien
Cote Calmet moved to Ireland from Peru in 2010 to study music. He now plays professionally with a number of musicians from around Ireland, including jazz trio CEO Experiment and west-African music group Manden Express.
A Nissan Micra that looks good and is fun to drive, really? We take it for a test drive. Video: Neil Briscoe
'Misunderstood Heron' is the name of a food truck run by husband and wife team Reinaldo Seco and Kim Young. It is situated in a spectacular and remote setting near Leenane, overlooking Kilary Harbour in north Connemara. Video: Bryan O'Brien
Roches Positive Appearance Centre provides hair pieces, beauty treatments and workshops for women who have had surgery following cancer.
Bright rainbow colors showed up for the Emmy Awards red carpet as Hollywood's best and brightest walk down television's top runway. Video: Reuters
Can a smaller and more efficient sports car still be fun to drive? We take the new Jaguar F-Type out on the road to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
Highlights from the Yeats and family collection of art, letters and personal effects to be auctioned by Sotheby’s have been unveiled to the public at a special showing at the RHA in Dublin, ahead of the sale in London. Video: Bryan O'Brien
Global Student Accommodation (GSA) opens Kavanagh Court, a 491-bed, high-spec student residence on Gardiner Street in north inner city Dublin. Apartments range from three to seven bedrooms, all en suite, starting at €235 per week for 49 weeks.
Montebello is a seven-bed early Victorian detached home on Killiney Hill. Savills are asking €9 million for the property set on a secluded plot of 4 acres. Video: Bryan O’Brien / Savills
The house from the iconic ESB advert is now on sale. Located in Kilternan, Dublin 18, the home was built in 1906. Video: ESB
RTÉ's newest makeover show 'The Good Room' is setting out to help homeowners renovate their 'good room'. Video: RTÉ
We look at five of the more interesting offerings at this year's Irish Craft Beer Festival at the RDS.
The Harland and Wolff headquarters in Belfast will begin a new chapter in history this weekend with the opening of Belfast’s newest luxury hotel, Titanic Hotel Belfast. Video: Titanic Hotel Belfast
Picture slideshow: In the 1990s Valery Zakharenkov’s lavish budget transformed Rocketts Castle Pictures: Savills
Is the Volvo VC60 a worthy competitor for the Mercedes-Benz GLC? We take it out on the road to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
Architect Fernando Abellanas has designed a home and studio space that sits beneath a city overpass in Valencia, Spain. Video: Jose Manuel Pedrajas
Jamie Oliver shares his top five favourite restaurants, recipes and cookbooks. Video: MarieClaire Digby
Can the Lexus LC500h match up to the Porsche 911? We take to the roads of Switzerland to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
A long commute means less time with family and little or no social life on weekdays, but these five Irish commuters agree: the sacrifices are worth the gains. Video: Kathleen Harris
Invalid email or password.