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Michael Stanley of Cairn: “ I think the industry has responded very well to the help-to-buy scheme.”  Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Michael Stanley barely hesitates when asked to recall when he concluded that the Irish property market had lost the run of itself before the bubble bu(...)

Liam Mellows, who was executed by Free State forces in 1922

Connemara’s Rosmuc and east Galway’s Athenry are focal points for the 1916 centenary’s programme in the west on Easter Monday. Athenry is one of fo(...)

Ann O’Connor, wife of the late Christy O’Connor, and their daughter Ann, at the Church of Saint John the Apostle, Knocknacarra, Galway. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy.

Taoiseach Enda Kenny, businessman Ben Dunne and former GAA commentator Mícheál Ó Muircheartaigh were among the mourners who queued throughout Monday t(...)

The late Christy O’Connor jnr at the Open Golf Championships, St Andrews, Scotland, in July 2000. Photograph: Rebecca Naden/PA

A book of condolence will be opened in Galway for Christy O’Connor jnr to allow people in his native city express their sorrow at his death. The gol(...)

Mourners light candles at a Place de la République in Paris, France on Saturday, November 14th, 2015.  Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

In driving rain and storm force winds, several hundred people joined French honorary consul Catherine Gagneux at Galway’s Spanish Arch for a minute’s (...)

If the EU had placed more emphasis on the importance of culture during its foundation, perhaps it might be a “better union” than at present, President Michael D Higgins has said. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/ Collins

If the EU had placed more emphasis on the importance of culture during its foundation, perhaps it might be a “better union” than at present, President(...)

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker delivers his State of the Union address at the European Parliament in Strasbourg,  on September 9th. Juncker called on EU countries to agree by next week to share 160,000 refugees, warning that Greece, Italy and Hungary can no longer cope alone. Photograph: AP Photo/Christian Lutz

In discussions on the migrant crisis, much has been made of the invoking of history. In a speech this week, European Commission president Jean-Claude (...)

Rokeby Park is a new development by Michael O’ Flynn of O’Flynn Capital Partners, marking for him his first new homes launch since emerging from th(...)

“We want Jack!” roared the enormous crowd. They had sweated in the June heat for hours and it wasn’t to see preening ministers and councillors.

Yes we all partied. Excessively, some may have said. Lost the run of ourselves and celebrated too much, according to others. People went mad, it’s (...)

Carol Hartley, Vicki Landua & Rita Derneha from all from Texas as they sign the book of condolences at St Patrick’s Cathedral in Dublin today, for the the six students who died in a balcony collapse in Berkeley, California. Photograph: Fergal Philips

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin will celebrate a special Mass in Dublin on Saturday for those affected by the tragedy in Berkeley. Books will also be open(...)