An Irish Unifil patrol in action near At Tiri, a small village in south Lebanon. Photograph: Mark Kelleher

Three Irish soldiers killed in a landmine explosion while serving with the UN in Lebanon were most likely deliberately targeted as an act of revenge, (...)

Republic of Ireland players John Aldridge and Kevin Sheedy celebrate a goal in the Word Cup qualifier against Malta on November 15th, 1989. Photograph: ©INPHO/Billy Stickland

January 16th: The case of the Guildford Four is referred to the Court of Appeal. January 17th: Douglas Hogg, a British Home Office minister, publicly(...)

The saloon car pulls into the K-Circle station on the outskirts of Castle bar at exactly quarter past the hour. You could make easy quips about zero-s(...)