Bairbre Duggan in Amsterdam where she has lived for 20 years

Bairbre Duggan has been living in Amsterdam for 20 years. Initially drawn by the prospect of spending a few years living in another country, the easy (...)

Anna Carey, with back turned, and, from left, Lia Cummins, Anna MacNeill, Laura McDunphy and Aoife Mitchell. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Books that are loved by teenage girls tend not to be taken very seriously, unless they start selling millions of copies. American author John G(...)

Independent TD Maureen O’Sullivan. “We are not protecting our national monument by not having these other plans to support the general area around it.” Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

The Government is failing to protect Moore Street’s architectural heritage where the 1916 leaders signed their surrender because it will not regulate(...)