Irish romance: Tristan and Isolde in a 1902 painting by Edmund Leighton

From Dublin to Cork to Wicklow, follow in some famous footsteps and visit the sites of Ireland’s greatest love stories. As befits the count(...)

An Taoiseach Enda Kenny being interviewed by Harry McGee in Sligo. Photograph: Barry Cronin

Populist party leaders invariably obey Newton’s laws of motion on incessantly moving objects.The Irish Times has tested the law in the laboratory cond(...)

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Weekend in... Edinburgh

Tourists descend on Edinburgh every August for the Edinburgh International Festival, a citywide celebration of theatre, music, opera and dance perf(...)