Peter Rogers

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Patrick Pearse’s grandnephew, Patrick Pearse and his grandson Jamie Preston, pause to look at a plaque baring his name during a ceremony to commemorate Pearse, Thomas Clarke and Thomas MacDonagh, who were executed after the Easter Rising, at Kilmainham Gaol in Dublin. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Commemoration events have taken place in the Stonebreakers’ Yard in Kilmainham Gaol to mark 100 years since the start of the executions of the leaders(...)

British engineering and support services company Babcock expressed confidence in its long-term prospects after posting a 32 per cent rise in full-year(...)

First Minister Peter Robinson (right) said of Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness yesterday: ‘If there is any evidence that he has been involved in criminal activity then he like any of the rest of us should be brought before the courts and tried.’ File Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

First Minister Peter Robinson has stated he has long held that “certain people” were “left alone” by the authorities in order to safeguard the (...)

 Sinn Fein’s deputy leader Mary Lou McDoanld with European candidate Lynn Boylan  after signing her election nomination papers in the Dublin Sheriff’s Office yesterday. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

Controversies centred on allegations that Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams was in the IRA become “all the more attractive around election times”, t(...)

Sinn Féin has denied the claims of a former IRA member that he was ordered by Gerry Adams and Martin McGuinness to transport explosives. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Sinn Féin has denied a claim by a former IRA member that he was given direct orders by Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams and Deputy First Ministe(...)

Walworth Road Dublin 8, the location of the Jewish Museum and the site for the new larger museum. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has given his support to the much-enlarged Irish Jewish Museum planned for the Portobello area of Dublin describing it as an “exc(...)