A memorial to Irish soldiers who died during the Battle of Passchendaele being unveiled near the village of Zonnebeke outside Ypres in Belgium. Photograph: Daphne Vangheluwe

A memorial to Irish soldiers who died during the Battle of Passchendaele has been unveiled on the spot in Belgium where hundreds were killed in 1(...)

Government is now open to considering making physical or psychological violence against partners a specific offence following representations from several senators. Photograph: iStock

The Government is to consider introducing a specific offence of domestic violence later this year, a United Nations committee has heard. Earlier this(...)

Former minister for justice Alan Shatter said on RTÉ’s ‘Prime Time’ that Independent TD Mick Wallace was allegedly cautioned by gardaí for using a mobile phone while driving

Alan Shatter’s disclosure of information about Mick Wallace on RTÉ’s Prime Time did not breach data protection laws because the information was “in hi(...)

Ibrahim Halawa, from Firhouse in Dublin, has been in jail in Cairo since August 2013

Almost four years after he was detained in Cairo as a 17-year-old boy, Ibrahim Halawa will soon learn the outcome of a farcical trial that has shamed (...)

The deadline for the Rugby World Cup was treated as absolute. The deadline for ending an abuse of the rights of our children remains a moveable feast. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

On Friday, June 30th, official figures showed that a new record number of 2,777 children, in 1,312 families, were living in emergency accommodation ac(...)

The €378,000 lump sum and €326,000 a year that former taoiseach Enda Kenny is receiving is worth  €5.17 million in private-sector terms, new figures show. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Public-service pensions paid to TDs, doctors and judges would cost private-sector workers between €2.4 million and €3.7 million if they were to seek t(...)

Canada’s prime minister Justin Trudeau at  the Famine Memorial on Dublin’s Custom House Quay as part of his brief visit to Dublin on Tuesday. Photograph: AFP  / Paul Faith/Getty Images

Prime minister of Canada Justin Trudeau visited the Famine Memorial on Dublin’s Custom House Quay as part of his brief visit to Dublin on Tuesday, fol(...)

Canada’s prime minister Justin Trudeau with his son Hadrien and wife Sophie Gregoire Trudeau in Ottawa boarding a plane for Dublin on Monday. Photograph: Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP

Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau arrives in Dublin on Monday for a brief official visit which will see him hold meetings with Taoiseach Leo Vara(...)

The Daft.ie report found that house prices in Ireland have risen more in the first six months of 2017 than in the whole of last year

House prices will continue to rise for the next five to 10 years unless drastic action is taken, a report released on Friday by property website Daft.(...)

 Enda Kenny and Eamon Gilmore: June 29th, 2012, was the moment of what both the then taoiseach and tánaiste called the “game-changer”. Photograph: Eric Luke

On Thursday, we will mark the fifth anniversary of one of the greatest diplomatic triumphs in Irish history with fireworks, street parties and a parad(...)

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