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The Irish passport is considered one of the most prized in the world because it offers visa-free travel to 183 countries

The Irish passport remains one of the most powerful in the world, according to a new ranking that shows US and UK travel documents drop in score. The(...)

 Tesla’s Model 3 electric vehicle which is pushing sales in Europe. Photograph: Mike Blake/Reuters

Tesla’s push to deliver more cars in June appears to have had an impact in Europe, with a sharp rise in registrations over the previous month. Data o(...)

Cloneen Cottage is a sturdy cut-stone home of about 105 sq m (1,130sq ft)

A former miner’s cottage overlooking the round tower in Glendalough, Co Wicklow, is for sale for the first time in more than 100 years. Cloneen Cotta(...)

Timothy Eaton with his son and eventual successor John Craig Eaton in his office at Eaton’s department store, Toronto in  1899. Photograph:  Wikimedia Commons, Public Domain

Ballymena and its environs has been the birth place of some of our most notable emigrants; from George and Will Millar of the Irish Rovers to movie st(...)

Ivanka Trump prepares to deliver a speech on women’s empowerment during the G20 Summit in Osaka on Saturday. Photograph: Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images

The abiding image from this year’s G20 summit will not be Donald Trump sharing another chuckle with Vladimir Putin. It is the clip of his daughter, Iv(...)

Mark Dowds of Trov: ‘I am often shocked by how sheltered young people are from the real skills they need to succeed in an experience economy.’ Photograph: Richie Stokes

Having sold his previous company and put himself into a position where he was suddenly ready for a new challenge, Mark Dowds established Trov in 2012 (...)

Philippines customs officials inspect cargo containers containing tonnes of garbage which had been shipped from Canada to  Manila port, in November  2014. File photograph: Handout/Reuters

A ship carrying 69 containers of waste which had been mislabelled as “plastic recyclables” returned to Canada on Saturday from the Philippines, closi(...)

 President Michael D Higgins and his wife Sabina in Dublin during the 2018 presidential election. Photograph: Tom Honan/The Irish Times

Ireland’s next presidential election in 2025 could be a very different animal to previous campaigns, with candidates needing to reach voters not just (...)

The damaged statue of Dr Patrick Leahy in Thurles, Co Tipperary, covered over on Friday. The head appears to have been knocked off violently rather than carefully removed

Residents of Thurles, Co Tipperary, have been left dumbfounded by a “wanton act of vandalism” on a 19th-century statue of the town’s celebrated former(...)

Funeral of IRA man and ex-hunger striker Kevin McKenna at St Mary’s Chapel, Magherarney, Smithborough. Photograph by Crispin Rodwell for the Irish Times

First came the sound; the refrain of the pipes, carrying through the hot, still air. Then the guard of honour shimmered into view – men and women, lin(...)

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