The assassination of Henry Wilson attracted international attention, with the  cover of the French magazine Le Petit Journal running an artist’s impression on a 1922 edition. Image: Getty

A handwritten note in the pension file of an IRA woman based in London has shed new light on one of the great mysteries of Irish history. Field Mar(...)

Castletownbere Fisherman’s Co-op managing director John Nolan (left) with Paul Ward and Ismael Fogado of Spanish supermarket group Mercadona.

The Castletownbere Fishermen’s Co-operative Society celebrates its 50th year in business next year. Operating in one of the toughest industries across(...)

Drivers at a rest area between Zhengzhou and Shanghai in China. Unmarked trucks carry loads of iPhones destined for New York, London and other places around the world.  Photograph: The New York Times

A vast, boxy customs centre acts as a busy island of commerce deep in central China. Government officers, in sharply pressed uniforms, race around a m(...)

The men who were caught doing doughnuts on a main road appeared before Killarney District Court.   File photograph: Thinkstock/Getty Images

Five men have pleaded guilty to dangerous driving after being caught doing doughnuts in their cars on a main road earlier this month as part of a Gard(...)

Ireland has such a soft spot for nobility; earls especially. More than 500 years after the old Gaelic aristocracy sailed from Lough Swilly towa(...)