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Fine Gael TD Ciarán Cannon was quick to assure us there ‘wasn't a scratch on the bike’ after his crash. File photograph: Eric Luke

A month ago we told you about Ciarán Cannon’s epic one-day cycle from Mizen Head to Malin Head. The Fine Gael TD for Galway East completed his 575.55(...)

Paddy Tully (centre flat cap) keeps an eye on the prices at the mart in Granard, Co Longford. Photograph: Lorraine Teevan

It is at sleepy crossroads such as Ballinalee that Leo Varadkar faces some of his toughest challenges. Situated between Granard and Longford town, th(...)

 Valerie Donovan with her son Matthew (left) and Caroline Kinsella with son Sam McLeod (11 months) at the Julianstown Autism Support Group in  Meath. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth, or so the saying goes, and researchers have continuously found evidence of the heal(...)

Fr Paschal Slevin: a jovial man and a born reconciler who knew everyone by their first name

The Franciscan missionary friar, Fr Paschal Slevin, OFM, who has died aged 83 after a long illness, was expelled from Rhodesia with fellow Irish missi(...)

Paddy Jackson, Mai Quaid, Marie-Louise O’Donnell and Mary Daly  with Cpl Anthony Kelly of the  Defence School of Music at the launch of The Elders of Ireland Chorus. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The corridors of the Michael Collins club at Dublin’s Cathal Brugha Barracks echo with the voices of Ireland’s older generations on Monday morning as (...)

Ryan Mullen celebrates after winning the National Road Race title in Multyfarnham yesterday. Photograph: Ciaran Fallon/Inpho.

Showing the time trial ability which earned him seventh in the World under-23 time trial championships last September plus victory in the subsequent U(...)