Graham Dwyer: The data, which was generated by his work phone, placed the phone at specific places at particular times and dates. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The State is to ask the Supreme Court to hear its appeal against a High Court ruling in favour of Graham Dwyer, which forms part of his attempt to ove(...)

Áine Morgan, a singer from Loughrea

When Co Galway musician Áine Morgan was diagnosed with advanced cervical cancer 2½ years ago, she wasn’t given too much time. Ms Morgan, who has perf(...)

Vicky Phelan has said the drug treatment she has been undergoing appears to be working and her tumours have shrunk significantly. File photograph: Collins Courts

Cervical cancer patient Vicky Phelan has said the drug treatment she has been undergoing appears to be working and her tumours have shrunk significant(...)

‘Don’t be afraid to travel’ is the upbeat message from Dublin Airport Authority (DAA) to everyone who wants to go on holiday. Photograph: iStock photo

Travelling abroad when you have restricted mobility or if you are recovering from an illness or treatment is commonplace and there is no reason why it(...)

*** Late in Conor McPherson’s monologue 1995 play, something quite surprising happens: two people talk to each other. “I never heard that,” one comme(...)

The Dáil’s Committee on Procedures and Privileges is the subject of a legal action taken by Denis O’Brien (above), who has accused the committee of breaching his constitutional rights and interfering with the role of the courts and has sued the members personally. File photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has ruled out a Dáil debate on a legal challenge taken by businessman Denis O’Brien. Mr Kenny said the issue was legally complex (...)

Amnesty International Ireland directory Colm O’Gorman said Government departments should  place people’s rights at the centre of spending decisions. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The Government should commit to holding a referendum to insert economic, social and cultural rights in the Constitution, Amnesty International has sai(...)

Cast of dozens: Stephen Jones and Damian Kearney in Stones in His Pockets

If you look around Irish theatre right now, the stage seems to be teeming with characters, but backstage the dressing rooms are pretty much emp(...)

David Fennelly and John Doran in Fishes. Photograph: Jennifer Barrett.
Review: Fishes

Fishes Bewley’s Café Theatre, Dublin *** Larry, a young Irish male, is stuck in a rut. That this furrow of loneliness, idleness and drunke(...)