A pair of dolphins in Killiney Bay. Common dolphins are plentiful in Irish waters but because they feed on fish shoals very close to boats, they are at risk of being accidentally caught. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Postmortems on several dolphins found dead along the Mayo coast in January indicate they had become entangled in fishery gear. Minister (...)

Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht Jimmy Deenihan: “I'm really heartened by the positivity of artists towards this proposal.” Photograph: Alan Betson

Artists and arts organisations in receipt of taxpayers' money will be asked to give time to local schools. The public s(...)

For years tourism authorities in this country have been tearing their hair out over the problems of using genealogy as a marketing tool. What's(...)

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