Writer Raymond Chandler. Photograph: Ralph Crane//Time Life Pictures/Getty

Raymond Chandler, the quintessential crime writer, master of the noir genre, is remembered as chronicler of the grimy underside of rapidly expanding m(...)

Agnes and Thomas Collins from Phillip Street in Waterford city had eight boys. Six of them, Stephen, Michael, John, Joseph, Patrick and William, enlisted in the British army during the Great War.

The Royal British Legion and the Irish Defence Force marched together in Waterford city on Saturday to commemorate six brothers from one family who fo(...)

 Frederick Douglass wrote about how heartened he was by his visit to Ireland. Photograph: MPI/Getty Images

Leading anti-slavery campaigner and human rights champion Frederick Douglass was honoured in Waterford yesterday when a plaque was unveiled to mark a (...)