Michael Wall

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One More Yard: Sinéad O’Connor sings the EP’s title track. Photograph: David Corio/New York Times

The words of an Irish teenager who was killed in the first World War have been put to music and turned into a song sung by Sinéad O’Connor. Michael W(...)

The jury found Michael Wall guilty of stealing over €16,000 and forging the Sotheby’s document. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

A jeweller, who conned an 84-year-old woman out of over €16,000 when selling a valuable Cartier brooch at a Sotheby’s auction, has been given a suspen(...)

 I The door knocker of the Headquarters of the Irish Georgian Society on South William Street. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

It was a brief letter to The Irish Times from Desmond Guinness that got the ball rolling. Writing in July 1957, he lamented that the old Georgian Soci(...)

Britain’s Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Taoiseach Enda Kenny lay wreaths during the Battle of Messines Ridge commemoration in Messines, Belgium, on June 7th, 2017. Photograph: EPA/Stephanie Lecocq

It seemed like the tall trees on the sunny windswept hillside at Messines were bending attentively to hear the music. The musicians too played valiant(...)

Steven Gaites. Photograph: Jacinta Rowley

Bridie Murphy is usually one of the first to appear on the streets of Mohill. Every morning she walks her dog, Beauty, through the streets of the Leit(...)

Firefighters deal with a fire in an unoccupied thatched cottage in Portmarnock, Co Dublin last year.  Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

Lives will be put at risk across the State if local authorities vote to reduce the number of fire-fighters on fire trucks, their union Siptu ha(...)