Constance Markievicz and Kathleen Lynn at Earlsfort Terrace probably taken at the treaty debates, circa Dec 1921-Jan 1922. Photograph: Independent News and Media/Getty Images

In May 2018 another tranche of pension records were released, bringing the total number of applications for pensions submitted by women released to da(...)

The pilot runs for a period of six months, and only applies to stations on the Dart line. Photograph: iStockphoto

A small number of disability campaigners held a picket at Connolly Station this morning as Irish Rail rolled out its pilot scheme of accessibility imp(...)

Leading disability rights activist Joanne O’Riordan,  born without limbs owing to an extremely rare condition called Tetra-amelia Syndrome,  leading a protest outside Leinster House calling on the Government to protect the rights of more than 600,000 people living with disabilities in Ireland. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Ireland has been “living a lie” since the marriage equality referendum in 2015 because of its failure to ratify an international agreement on disabili(...)

Fr Tony Flannery: said his abuser was “long dead. I hope he is at peace.” Photograph: Alan Betson

Fr Tony Flannery, the founder member of the Association of Catholic Priests (ACP) who has been facing criticism over a call to allow priests re-ent(...)

Dr Margaret Kennedy: the settlement included a letter from the Brothers of Charity and the HSE which unequivocally acknowledges her “professionalism and high standards”. Photograph: Cyril Byrne.

A settlement has been agreed between whistleblower Dr Margaret Kennedy, the Brothers of Charity, the HSE and HSE West, following a High Court actio(...)

A woman whose wheelchair went into a wall after one of its wheels fell off on her way to hospital has launched a fundraising campaign, with her twin (...)

Twenty families of those killed by the British army in Northern Ireland between 1971 and 1992 are to sue PSNI chief constable Matt Baggott over the manner in which the cases have been re-examined. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish TImes

Twenty families of those killed by the British army in Northern Ireland between 1971 and 1992 are to sue PSNI chief constable Matt Baggott over the ma(...)