Gavan Duffy

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The Irish delegation  (from left) Arthur Griffith, Eamonn Duggan, Erskine Childers, Michael Collins, George Gavan Duffy, Robert Barton and John Chartres. Photograph: Hulton Archive

IRISH DELEGATION Arthur Griffith (1871-1922): Arthur Griffith was the head of the Irish delegation to London and more than anyone else he was respons(...)

Gavan Duffy, from Kerry, moved to Melbourne four years ago and works for charity Movember.

Gavan Duffy is originally from Tralee, Co Kerry, lives in Melbourne where he works for the charity Movember When did you leave Ireland? I left I(...)

Kate Owens (36), who suffocated her baby boy, was an “exemplary prisoner”, according to the Catholic chaplain. Photograph: David Sleator

Two women who received death sentences for murder were later released from prison into the care of religious orders, according to State papers from th(...)

Michael MacWhite: flair for dramatic gestures. Photograph: Courtesy of

When the Paris Peace Conference got under way 100 years ago today, independence-seeking Ireland, like most small nations, was not represented. There w(...)

An adopted girl was abused ‘on an almost daily basis’ by her stepfather in the 1980s, Belfast Crown Court has heard

An 80-year-old man has been told he can expect to be sent to prison when he is returned for sentencing for raping and indecently assaulting his adopte(...)

Galway United are set for a possible takeover by Saudi Arabian investors. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Galway United officials have declined to comment on a proposed Saudi takeover of the club which is to be voted on at a specially convened meeting of t(...)

The four accused in the rape trial of Ireland and Ulster players Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding have been acquitted of all charges

After 42 days, 30 witnesses, two snow storms, one Six Nations and three hours and 40 minutes of jury deliberations, the accused were acquitted on all (...)

Rory Harrison arrives at Belfast Crown Court. File photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

Rory Harrison, who is accused of covering up the rape of a woman by two Ireland and Ulster rugby players, is “kind, honest and modest” and “not a weas(...)

Rory Harrison is accused of attempting to cover up the alleged rape of a woman. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

Rory Harrison, who is accused of covering up the alleged rape of a woman by Ireland and Ulster rugby player Paddy Jackson, has said he believes the co(...)

Rory Harrison arriving at court. File photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire.

A police officer has denied trying to catch a co-accused of Ireland and Ulster rugby players Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding “off-guard” while investi(...)