IRA men who were at the Kilmichael ambush

Dundalk was “sneeringly hostile” to the Irish Republican Army during the War of Independence, according to records from the time that are to be publis(...)

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said Government intended to let local groups take the lead in marking events of the period. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has called for honesty and inclusiveness in commemorating the centenary of various events during the War of Independence and th(...)

Séamus Coleman heads home a late equaliser in the Premier League game against Swansea   at Goodison Park. Photograph: Jan Kruger/Getty Images

Everton 1 Swansea City 1 Republic of Ireland skipper Séamus Coleman snatched an 89th-minute equaliser as Everton crushed Swansea’s hopes of a first l(...)

Martin O’Neill at yesterday’s press conference. Photograph: Ipho/James Crombie

Martin O’Neill seemed to see relaunching Roy Keane’s club management career as a sort of side project when he recruited the Corkman as his Republic of(...)