More than 2,000 people attended the Nagar Kirtan Procession around Sandymount in Dublin. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

One of the happiest men among the estimated 2,000 people taking part in the Sikh parade at Dublin’s Sandymount area on Sunday was Ravinder Singh. In(...)

Adam Harris, founder of, demonstrating a visual overload experience with Garda Inspector Ken McLaughlin, watched by other gardaí, during an autism awareness seminar in Clondalkin Garda Station. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Most gardaí, like most of the population, have a reasonable awareness of autism but know little about how it feels to have autism. That is changing w(...)

The Islamic Cultural Centre in  Clonskeagh: the centre had “provided strong leadership over many years”, said Minister David Stanton. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

The Islamic Cultural Centre in Dublin’s Clonskeagh has been praised for exploring “new ways to embed a culture of respect for diversity” in Ireland, w(...)

Garda Sgt Dave McInerney with members of the Libyan community, Hussein Buhidma (left) and Adam Argiag, in Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

It is 9.53am on Monday, October 21st, and an email with the subject line “Suspected Child Abduction” has just landed in the inbox of the Missing Pe(...)

Acting Garda Commissioner Noirín O’Sullivan speaks to media after the publication of the report of the inquiry into the circumstances surrounding the taking into care of the children of two Roma families

Acting Garda Commissioner Noirín O’Sullivan last night pledged to develop anti-discrimination training for members of the force, following the publica(...)