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 President  Michael D Higgins and his wife Sabina Higgins at the National Museum of Ireland - Country Life in Turlough, Co. Mayo. Photograph: Keith Heneghan

President Michael D Higgins has said the new challenges of Brexit and its implications for the North, and the need for a “truly social Europe” were am(...)

The Dublin Swift: passenger unable to travel due to  lift not working.

A reader called Chris contacted us in connection with Irish Ferries. Towards the end of April he wanted to bring his father-in-law from Castlebar to T(...)

 Chef Vuyisile Mbangiwa and chef Sinqobizitha Mguni, both from Zimbabwe, live in Birchwood House for Asylum Seekers in Waterford. Photograph:   Marc O’Sullivan

Hundreds of refugees and asylum seekers across Ireland will meet on Wednesday to mark World Refugee Day through a celebration of food. The Refugee Fo(...)

Students were happy with the higher-level art history. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Students were happy with one of best higher-level art history and appreciation exams of recent years, teachers have said. Clodagh O’Hara, TUI subjec(...)

Two people have died in road crashes in Co Cork and Co Mayo on Thursday.

Two people have died in road crashes in Co Cork and Co Mayo on Thursday. In Co Cork, a car struck a gate post in Mayhill, fatally injuring a male pas(...)

Sarah Cagney: “It is reassuring how easily the condition is treated without medication.”

Helen Keegan first suffered from pains in her joints and tiredness when she was studying for her Leaving Certificate. “I was in and out of the doctor(...)

Fianna Fáil TD Lisa Chambers, a strong supporter of repealing the Eighth Amendment,  welcomed the referendum result, stating  “it represents a seismic shift in our society”. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Joyous but restrained celebrations from repealers greeted returning officer Fintan Murphy’s announcement of the referendum result in Mayo. The total (...)

Radical environmental economist the late Richard Douthwaite was honoured at an event in GMIT, Castlebar on Friday. File Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

The rich resources of our Celtic culture must be harnessed to help future generations challenge the catastrophe hurtling towards us due to global envi(...)

  Tom Flynn of Galway and Mayo’s Aidan O’Shea during Sunday’s  Connacht  Football Championship quarter-final in  MacHale Park, Castlebar. Photograph:  Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Sunday in Castlebar in ways replicated last year’s championship meeting between Galway and Mayo in Pearse Stadium: a claustrophobic tight match of inc(...)

Final whistle: Galway’s Eoghan Kerin celebrates his side’s victory over Mayo. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Mayo 0-12 Galway 1-12 It was never a match that could equal the vast hopes and passions of the occasion, with the fault lines along the Mayo-Galway b(...)

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