Countess Mountbatten of Burma with Prince Charles in 2005. She was injured in an IRA blast off the coast of Co Sligo in 1979 that killed her father, the Earl Mountbatten. File photograph: Getty Images

Countess Mountbatten of Burma has died at the age of 93. The countess’s father Earl Mountbatten, her 14-year-old son Nicholas Knatchbull and her mo(...)

Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, talks with singers during a reception and concert featuring performers from Northern Ireland at Hillsborough Castle on Thursday night. Photograph: Getty

The Prince of Wales is to visit Northern Ireland’s oldest peace and reconciliation centre on Friday at the conclusion of a trip which has been all a(...)

Mountbatten bombing: Classiebawn Castle, in Mullaghmore, Co Sligo. Photograph: Trish Punch/Lonely Planet/Getty

As John Maxwell sifts through a box of photographs to find some of his son Paul a postcard falls on the floor. It is a black-and-white view of Clas(...)

A personally-engraved pistol that belonged to Lord Mountbatten was handed back to his family at a ceremony at Glencairn House, the south Co Dublin residence of the British ambassador to Ireland, on Thursday vening

A pistol formerly owned by Lord Mountbatten was returned to his family during a reception yesterday evening at Glencairn House, the south Co Dublin(...)