Cork Rebels for Peace Rally outside Cork City Hall.  Photograph: Barry Roche

Cork is an open, welcoming city that rejects the politics of hate fomented by far right groups under the guise of seeking to protect freedom of speech(...)

Osgur Breatnach: The Special Detective Unit picked up about 40 members and associates of the IRSP for questioning. After they allegedly started beating Osgur he had a decision to make. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

There’s an underground tunnel running between the Bridewell Garda station and the adjacent court. Its purpose was to allow for the secure transfer of (...)

Patsy McAteer  and Anne Morgan, the sisters of Seamus Ruddy, arrive for his inquest at Dublin Coroner’s Court on Wednesday. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

The family of a republican activist murdered by erstwhile colleagues and buried in secret 33 years ago have urged those with information about the re(...)

Séamus Ruddy’s sisters:  (left to right) Molly Carr, Patsy McAteer and Anne Morgan. Photograph: PA

The sister of Séamus Ruddy has spoken of her concern for the remaining three families of the Disappeared after remains, believed be those of the forme(...)

Séamus Ruddy (33), a former member of  the Irish Republican Socialist Party, was  killed in a dispute  understood to have been related to INLA arms smuggling.

A new search for a Newry teacher who was murdered more than 30 years by the Irish National Liberation Army (INLA) is beginning today in France. Séam(...)

Republicans in the bogside area of Derry, mark the death of Margaret Thatcher, carrying a poster referring to the INLA murder of Tory MP Airey Neave. Photograph: Paul Faith/PA Wire

Some 70 republicans mounted a demonstration at Free Derry corner this afternoon following the funeral of former British prime minister Margaret(...)