Dermot Byrne

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Declan O’Rourke: “There are very few songs about the famine. Musically, I think it was skipped over.” Photograph: Dara Munnis

Some 15 years – or in reality – three generations in gestation, Declan O’Rourke takes another bold step along his picaresque creative path with the re(...)

Members of the Irish Blackball Association walk alongside the hearse carrying Dermot Byrne in Swords, Co Dublin. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins

When Gráinne looked down at her brother Dermot to say her last goodbye, she saw a body that had been smashed – head, face, neck, shoulders, chest and (...)

Dermot Byrne was a businessman and well-known pool player. Photograph courtesy of the Irish Blackball Association

A 29-year-old man has been remanded in custody after appearing in court on Friday charged with the murder of father-of-three Dermot Byrne in Swords in(...)

Garda technical members at the scene of the killing of Dermot Byrne, in Swords, Co Dublin, on Sunday. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

A man (29) who was arrested in connection with the murder of father-of-three Dermot Byrne has been released without charge. Gardaí confirmed the man (...)

Dermot Byrne. Photo courtesy of the Irish Blackball Association.

A father-of-three who was beaten to death in Swords in the early hours of Sunday morning has been described as “one of the nicest and most genuine peo(...)

A Garda Technical Bureau member examining the scene in Swords on Sunday. Gardaí believe taxi drivers with dashcams can aid their murder inquiry. Photograph Nick Bradshaw

Gardaí believe a man found dead in north Dublin in the early hours of Sunday was beaten and left to die partially clothed on the street. Large sectio(...)

Garda Dermot Byrne leaving the Four Courts with his wife, after he was awarded damages following a High Court Garda Compensation hearing. Photograph: Collins Courts

A garda who suffered injuries to his thumbs in an assault 11 years ago had to have his wife knot his tie this morning before attending a Garda Compens(...)

Parisian harpist, fiddler, pianist and singer Floriane Blancke has melded her classical music education with a finely-honed love of traditional music (...)

Flooding along the banks of the Shannon River near Athlone in 2015. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Ireland continues to face significant challenges from flooding risks even though hundreds of measures have already been identified to protect homes an(...)

Sergio Garcia  shakes hands with Shane Lowry  after they finished their second round at Augusta. Photograph: Brian Snyder/Reuters

There is a leveller at the Masters for those outside the ropes, where even sporting superstars must mix with the great unwashed. Take Luis Figo. The(...)

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