The attempted assassination of Zimbabwe’s president, Emmerson Mnangagwa, last week has underscored the fragility. Photograph: Ahmed Ould Mohamed Ould Elhadj/AFP/Getty Images

Compared with previous years, Zimbabwe’s electoral environment has improved ahead of this month’s crucial general election, but civil society fears it(...)

Blackrock College Rugby Club, St Vincent’s GAA Club and Mount Pleasant Tennis Club in Ranelagh are among a large number of sports clubs which received(...)

Undated handout photo issued by Kent Police of Chiron Hutchinson, who has been handed a 28-year extended sentence for raping two women and having sex with a 14-year-old girl.  Photograph: PA Wire

A “manipulative and deceitful” former public schoolboy turned sexual predator has been handed a 28-year extended sentence in a British court for rapin(...)

A Louth man who was making a bomb in his shed was sentenced by the Special Criminal Court on Monday to 8½ years in prison. Fully loaded, a detective (...)

Sandford Terrace, Ranelagh, Dublin 6 It’s impossible to say the name Helen Dillon without conjuring up her by now legendary Ranelagh garden. So the(...)

Viewings will be busy at 6 Old Mount Pleasant and not just with potential buyers. Architecture students, design history buffs and Georgian enthusiasts(...)