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Clíona and Laragh Standún, Spiddal, Co Galway: Laragh says the Connemara drapery store has worked hard to build its social media profile in order ‘to reach out to new customers’. Photograph: David Ruffles

For generations, Standún, one of Connemara’s longest-established drapery stores, has thrived from the visits of Irish and foreign tourists, mostly Ame(...)

Micheál Martin: ‘I’m not into short-termism or opinion polls.’ Photograph: Getty Images

Pressure on Taoiseach Micheál Martin’s leadership of Fianna Fáil intensified over the weekend with some of his TDs questioning the party’s ability to (...)

Michael Collins and Eamon De Valera. Photograph: Getty/Irish Times

Civil War politics began in the surroundings of what is now the National Concert Hall in Earlsfort Terrace and has ended 98 years later at the Convent(...)

  Inishmaan:   farmers on the island   are putting cattle on boats and bringing them to Mayo. Photograph:   Andy Haslam/New York Times

Cattle on the Aran Islands have been shipped to Co Mayo because of severe water and fodder shortages due to the dry weather, the Oireachtas Covid-19 c(...)

Socially conservative, but economically left wing, Éamon Ó Cuív has been one of the party’s most vocal supporters of coalition. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Éamon Ó Cuív (69), the grandson of Éamon de Valera, has proved once again to a perennial poll topper in Galway West. He has been a Fianna Fáil TD for (...)

Eamon Ó’ Cuív, a member of the all-party advisory committee on commemorations, pictured with Fianna Fáil party leader (left) Micheál Martin. File image: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

The proposed commemoration of the Royal Irish Constabulary (RIC) and the Dublin Metropolitan Police (DMP) will not go ahead as planned if Fianna Fáil(...)

Thousands of safety deposit boxes have gone unopened for up to 200 years, the Oireachtas committee heard. Photograph: iStock

The prospect of a lost Caravaggio, Rubens or treasure trove of gold bullion being unearthed in safety deposit boxes which have sat undisturbed in bank(...)

Readers can view Mundy singing An Spailpín Fánach with Kíla.

Who said learning Irish wasn’t fun! Prominent Irish band Kíla have published an experimental DVD aimed at inspiring children to learn songs in Irish t(...)

Journalist Gemma O’Doherty has announced her intention to run for the presidency. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Journalist Gemma O’Doherty has announced her intention to run for the presidency. In a statement circulated across social media on Sunday evening, Ms(...)

 Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources Denis Naughten: phone call between Eoghan Ó Neachtain and Mr Naughten on the proposed Celtic Media takeover by INM was not registered.  Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Former government press secretary Eoghan Ó Neachtain has registered 10 separate returns of lobbying activity over the past two years, including two me(...)

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