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Albert Cashier: born Jennie Hodgers in Co Louth

In the small town of Saunemin, Illinois, US and Irish flags fly side by side, marking the home of Albert DJ Cashier, a veteran of the American civil w(...)

Kilkenny’s Cillian Buckley lifts the league trophy at Nowlan Park. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Kilkenny 2-23 Tipperary 2-17 Just after half-time in Sunday’s Allianz Hurling League final – or maybe during it – Tipperary entered the Twilight Zone(...)

Troy Studios boss Siún Ní Raghallaigh. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

“If you build it, they will come.” It’s a line that might have been written specifically for Troy Studios, rising out of the wreckage that was the des(...)

The posthumous pardon granted by President Michael D Higgins to Maolra Seoighe, who was found guilty of the Maamtrasna murders and hanged in 1882 on the basis of perjured evidence, was an appropriate recognition of his innocence. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

It is never too late to correct a grave injustice. The posthumous pardon granted by President Michael D Higgins to Maolra Seoighe, who was found guilt(...)

Mairéad Ní Chuaig: “The farms tend to be off the beaten track and you get to live with lovely people. It is a way for people with no money to travel the world.”

How would you fancy spending two months somewhere sun-kissed and exotic for less than 600 quid? This was the question put to us last week by TG4 weath(...)

The Government’s decision to recommend a posthumous presidential pardon for Myles Joyce

Descendents of Connemara victims of the Maamtrasna murder case have welcomed the Government’s decision to recommend a posthumous presidential pardon f(...)

Minister of State for the Islands Joe McHugh says a new ferry will be provided in the long term as part of the Government’s Project 2040 plan.

Island residents on Tory, Co Donegal, have appealed for unity after a row over the outcome of a vote at the weekend aimed at resolving the dispute ove(...)

The King of Tory Patsy Don Rodgers outside the Dáil last month with fellow Tory Island residents calling for an a new ferry to service the island off Donegal. Photograph: Alan Betson

The Irish Island Federation, Comhdháíl Oileáin na hÉireann, has welcomed a Government commitment to review its handling of State transport links to of(...)

Representatives for the islanders have threatened to leave the island unless the Government provides a suitable ferry for the 15km sea crossing between Tory and Machaire Rabhartaigh.

Tory islanders have been asked to vote this weekend on a compromise which aims to resolve the row over transport links with the Donegal mainland. Rep(...)

Monaghan’s Conor McManus and Dublin’s  Mick Fitzsimons may renew acquaintances at Croke Park. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

SUNDAY (All throw-ins 3.0) Division One Donegal v Mayo (Ballybofey, Live, TG4) A result either way and somebody’s streak is coming to an end here – e(...)

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