Kieran Mcevoy

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New RIA members (from left): Nobel Laureate John O’Keefe, Olivia O’Leary and Diarmaid Ferriter. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw for The Irish Times

The Royal Irish Academy (RIA) is to establish a new academy for Ireland’s leading young researchers in the sciences and humanities. It will provide (...)

Cantillon’s favourite apology was one of Bertie Ahern’s when asked whether an overdependence on construction and property was one of the things he was apologising for.

Sorry may be the hardest word to say, but it may also be the hardest word to hear or maybe accept when it comes to the decade-old banking crisis, acco(...)

IFA president Joe Healy drives a combine harvester to the Department of Agriculture offices on Kildare St in Dublin. Photograph: Finbarr O’Rourke

A combine harvester blocked traffic for a time outside the Department of Agriculture in Dublin’s Kildare Street on Monday as tillage farmers intensifi(...)

Congressman Brendan Boyle, a member of the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe on Capitol Hill, described Anne Cadwallader’s evidence of collusion as “overwhelming”.

There has been “dishonourable silence” from the British government on evidence of deep collusion between the Northern Ireland security forces and Loya(...)

Ian Paisley and Martin McGuinness: both have benefited in the past from amnesties. Photograph: PA

The comedian Harry Enfield created a character called “William Ulsterman”. This caricature was quick to offend and to take offence, a little loud but (...)