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St Flannan’s College, Ennis, Co Clare

The appointment of the only priest on the staff of St Flannan’s Diocesan College, Ennis, as its new principal is continuing to cause reverberations am(...)

Trustees of St Flannan’s College, Ennis, with Bishop Fintan Monahan (back right). Back: Fr Seamus Gardiner and parent Phil Costigan. Front: Canon Reuben Butler, principal Fr Ignatius McCormack, former staff member Maura Hitching.

Concerns have been raised over the way a priest was appointed as the new principal of St Flannan’s College, Ennis, Co Clare. Bishop of Killaloe Finta(...)

File photo of RNLI vessel. Photograph: Alan Betson

The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) rescued three people on Sunday after two yachts ran aground in separate incidents on Lough Derg. When (...)

Prosecutions for speeding do not fall when they are handled by gardaí, the judge said. Photograph: Alan Betson

A judge yesterday described as “embarrassing” and a “charade” the failings in speeding prosecutions being brought before his court as he dismissed all(...)

Fr Paddy Mooney after he administered ashes on a tractor driver outside Glenamaddy Church on Ash Wednesday. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

A north Galway parish says it is “overwhelmed” by the response to its “drive-though” Ash Wednesday, marking the first day of Lent. “A tremendous succ(...)

A new Fáilte Ireland brand will promote “slow tourism” including walking, cycling and boating routes along an area through the midlands from south Ulster to north Munster. File photograph: Getty Images

A new Fáilte Ireland brand to emulate the successes of the Wild Atlantic Way and Ireland’s Ancient East is to focus on Ireland’s lakelands. The new (...)

Lynda Christian in Killaloe: ‘I was able to get treatment that worked for me, and a good rest was certainly a vital ingredient in my recovery.’

The human brain has evolved over millions of years to create a finely honed sense of our own individuality. If it is injured, however, personality ch(...)

The new abbot of the Benedictine monastery at Glenstal Abbey in Murroe, Co Limerick, has been installed. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

The new abbot of the Benedictine monastery at Glenstal Abbey in Murroe, Co Limerick, has been installed at a ceremony attended by 25 abbots, abbesses,(...)

Simon Zebo (left) of Ireland celebrates with teammate Jonny Sexton after scoring his team’s fourth try against New Zealand at Soldier Field, Chicago. Photograph: Getty Images

If you can keep your head when all about you are losing theirs – maybe you’ve a false assessment of the situation! I’m exhausted, I’m tired, I’m emo(...)

A fan pays  tribute to Anthony Foley outside Thomond Park. Photograph:  by Eamon Ward

Munster v Glasgow Warriors (Champions Cup Pool 1) Kick-off: 1pm (live on Sky Sports 2 and RTE Radio) It’s too soon. It can provide little or no c(...)

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