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 Akhil Sharma has been announced as the winner of the 2016 International Dublin Literary Award.  Photograph: Jason Clarke

A second novel, which cost its author years of hardship and emotional stress to write, is the winner of this year’s International Dublin Literary Awar(...)

The photos which come with this compilation of New York hip-hop and electro cuts from 1979 to 1982 are just as fascinating as the music. The Big App(...)

Mary Haggan: September 8th, 1948-February 19th, 2016. Photograph: Tirconaill Tribune

Mary Haggan, who has died suddenly, was a New Yorker who played a stellar role in the community of her adopted home, Ramelton, in north Donegal. She(...)

Micheál Dowling: ‘My first impressions were of the immensity and anonymity of the city. The feeling of not being noticed, of not counting for much, was daunting.’

I’m in New York, the place I’ve called home for the past 32 years. Feels like I’m in. It’s sure in me. It’s now very familiar, I have a comfort level (...)

Hillary Clinton mixed with New Yorkers on the number 4 subway train in the Bronx in another effort by the Democratic candidate to show a more common touch. Photograph: Richard Perry/ The New York Times

New Yorkers are known for speaking their mind and as the US presidential race head to the Empire State, candidates are reflecting their environment, (...)

Los Angeles Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully acknowledges applause from fans in front of wife Sandi , and sons Kevin  and Todd  before the game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Dodger Stadium on September 23, 2015. Photograph: Harry How/Getty Images

After her husband Vincent died of pneumonia in the Bronx in 1932, Bridget Scully needed, like any emigrant, to feel the warm, familiar embrace of hom(...)

Light House 1, Friday 19th, 4pm, 95 min Rebellious 15-year-old Mavela (Martha Canga Antonio) has been tearing around Brussels with her cousin’s Con(...)

Hanoi, Vietnam. Turtle or Tortoise tower in Hoan Kiem lake

We are travelling to Hanoi in March. What would you advise is the best way to carry currency, pay for services, as we don’t want to carry too much ca(...)

High maintenance doughnuts

HOT Happn The dating app pings when you’ve crossed paths with someone. No more expanding into British airspace after exhausting local scope on Tind(...)

Burt Budin: the New Yorker of Russian stock was a producer-director who helped set up  Telefís Éireann

Burton Budin, universally known as Burt, who has died aged 86, was a producer-director who helped set up Ireland’s national TV channel. Telefís Éire(...)

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