Archbishop Diarmuid Martin ordains James Daly and Bill O’ Shaughnessy to the priesthood for the Dublin Diocese. Photograph: John Mc Elroy

Two men were ordained to the priesthood at Dublin’s Pro Cathedral on Tuesday which was the feast of St Laurence O’Toole, principal patron of the archd(...)

Aiden Harris Igiehon. The Irish teenager was born and raised in Clondalkin, Dublin, and has a basketball scholarship at the Lawrence Woodmere Academy in New York. Photograph: Tom Honan

If we were looking for a single number that would indicate what is genuinely distinctive about Ireland now, the number would have to be 17. (...)

Megan Depinna as Batgirl and Karen Burke as Wonder Woman at  Dublin Comic Con 2017 in the Convention Centre. Photo: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Batman is chatting to Wonder Woman as Death walks past, delighted with herself. She is particularly pleased by the Aliens spilling out of stomachs nea(...)

Sheila Michaels pictured in the 1960s, who over the years she worked as a civil-rights organiser, cabdriver and oral historian. Photograph: New York Times

Sheila Michaels, who half a century ago, wielding two consonants and a period changed the way modern women are addressed, died on June 22nd in New Yor(...)

The ready-to-go residential site in Foxrock has frontage to Pine Avenue and Springfield Park in a mature location just off the N11.

Savills is quoting €3 million for a ready-to-go infill residential site in Foxrock, Dublin 18. The site, beside the well-known Loreto girls’ school an(...)

Annmarie O’Brien, her daughter Paris, and her cousin’s  daughters Holly  and  Jordan O’Brien who died in a fire at Kilcronan estate in Clondalkin, Dublin.

The funeral of four people who died in a fire in an apartment in Clondalkin, Dublin will take place on Monday. Pregnant Annmarie O’Brien (27) and he(...)

Mourners at the funeral of dissident republican  Peter Butterly, who was shot dead in 2013. Photograph: Barry Cronin

A man accused of the murder of dissident republican Peter Butterly told gardaí he was feeding a pony at the time of the shooting, the Special Crimina(...)

Kevin McKee, of Moy Yard, White Rock, West Belfast, Co Antrim, went missing in October 1972. His remains were recovered from reclaimed bogland at Coughalstown, Wilkinstown, Co Meath on June 25th, 2015. File photograph: Family Handout/PA Wire

A sister of one of those “Disappeared” during the Troubles, Kevin McKee, has said the family has suffered mental torture since the day more than 40 ye(...)

U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and US Representative Richard Neal  rally with supporters at Wood Museum of Springfield History in Springfield, Massachusetts. Photograph: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

Look at a map of the Democratic presidential primary so far and you will see Bernie Sanders’s colour dominates northern states and Hillary Clinton’s t(...)