Residents in Killybegs, Co Donegal reported tremours. Photograph: iStock

Donegal was struck by a 2.4 magnitude earthquake overnight. Residents in the south west of the county, from Donegal Town to Killybegs and Ballyshanno(...)

‘Adventures in Philosophy’ illustrator Paula McGloin with  author Brendan O’Donoghue.  Photograph: Ruth Medjber

The idea of philosophy becoming a core discipline in the Irish education system once seemed like a pipe dream. But now there is a short course on the(...)

The modern Irish Border as proposed in Sir James Dougherty’s final assessment, May 11th, 1914.

Nearing a century in existence the Irish Border has become the defining feature of Ireland’s political geography. The Border was established in law in(...)

Newcastle 3.4-acre site adjoins the Aylmer Heath residential development, and has planning permission for 49 houses.

Agent CBRE is bringing two residential sites to the market this week. The first, on Fassaugh Avenue in Cabra, Dublin 7, extends to 1.21 acres, is gui(...)

Scientists have examined data from a mystery tremor in parts of Donegal last month. Photograph: Thinkstock

Scientists are trying to determine the cause of a tremor which shook parts of Donegal for several seconds. The investigation follows reports by reside(...)