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Portrait of Seán Lemass in Leinster House.

Harold MacMillan and the United Kingdom’s EEC membership “I do not think that either MacMillan or any member of the British government ever fully und(...)

Vitor Ferreira, from Portugal, works with Collen Construction, in health and safety. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Vitor Ferreira had spent less than four months in Ireland when he travelled home to Portugal for his Christmas break. He left his hometown near the no(...)

Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring a goal in  the Club World Cup final against  Gremio in Abu Dhabi. Photograph: Karim Sahib/AFP/Getty Images

In terms of goalscoring exploits, Fernando Peyroteo’s achievement in 1938 used to be the benchmark. The grandnephew of António César de Vasconcelos Co(...)

Brian Kelleher and Ana Paula de Oliveira Brian, from Dublin, met Ana Paula, from Brazil, in October 2010, when she came to Dublin to learn English.(...)

Tee-up in Taormina, Sicily
  • Travel
  • January 26, 2015, 07:00

The Dom spread his hands and gave me the most Sicilian of shrugs. He then proceeded to make me several offers I found hard to refuse. First, he(...)

Dublin Airport is having a bumper year, with passenger numbers for the first quarter up by 7 per cent. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Busy skies It looks like it’s going to be a bumper year for Dublin Airport. Almost 5.9 million passengers came through the airport in the first f(...)