The body of a homeless man believed to be sleeping rough was discovered near Christ Church Cathedral, in Dublin city centre on Tuesday morning. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

The body of a homeless man believed to be sleeping rough was discovered near Christ Church Cathedral, in Dublin city centre on Tuesday morning. Gard(...)

 Former president of Ireland Dr Mary McAleese and Prof Jim Lucey of Trinity College Dublin  with Archbishop Michael Jackson. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

Former president Dr Mary McAleese has been installed as an honorary lay canon at Christ Church Cathedral in Dublin. Along with three others, Dr McAle(...)

Comedian Tommy Tiernan returns to Vicar Street this Friday and Saturday with his Out of the Whirlwind show. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh/The Irish Times

Super Bowl XLIXIf you’re distraught at the prospect of being stranded five thousand miles from what is arguably the world’s greatest sporting spectacl(...)

Prof Gary McGuire, foreground, and the bellringers at Christ Church Cathedral

Long perplexed by the melodic pandemonium of church bells, I follow bell ringer Ken Hartnett through a little door in the side of Christ Church Cat(...)