Claire Morrissey running the 101km Eiger Ultra Trail in Switzerland last July.

It is many people’s idea of hell – running through treacherous terrain over mountains for days and nights in often hostile weather conditions – but mo(...)

Yes, move more and eat less is the simple answer to losing weight –  but it can be much more complex than that. Focusing on my mindset has been key to me

The one thing I’m certain of since losing more than 23kg is there was no one single reason that caused me to gain weight. It was a mix of many habits(...)

Rachel Flaherty hiking along Lough Tay in the Wicklow Mountains in Co Wicklow.

For more than a year I’ve stubbornly refused to let go of clothes that no longer fit me. I’ve attracted a few sideway glances and eyerolls when I’ve v(...)

Sex and the City stars: Kim Cattrall, Cynthia Nixon, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kristin Davis. Photograph: Mark Liddell/Reuters/HBO

The ongoing public feud between Sex and the City stars Kim Cattrall and Sarah Jessica Parker stepped up a notch this week. Responding to Parker’s con(...)

A rainfall radar image from Met Éireann at 1pm on Sunday showing rain clouds sweeping across the country.  Photograph: Met Éireann

The west of Ireland will get between 30mms (more than an inch) and 40mms of rain overnight as the aftermath of Hurricane Gert sweeps over the country.(...)

Eddie Staunton was receiving first aid when a man shot him a number of times.

A hit-and-run victim was receiving first aid on a Dublin street when he was shot, it has emerged. Eddie Staunton was cycling along James Joyce Street(...)

 Gardaí at the scene of a fatal shooting incident on the North Circular Road, Dublin. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin

A man in his 50s has died following a shooting incident at a home in Dublin city on Sunday night. Gardaí are investigating the “full circumstances” (...)

Security officials say 99 groups – for and against Donald Trump – plan to demonstrate in the US capital this weekend, including 63 on Friday, the day of the inauguration ceremony.

It’s either the dawn of a new, wonderful era for America or something between War of the Worlds and Armageddon – depending on your viewpoint. Eithe(...)

The only tax increase in the budget was on cigarettes while the price of alcohol was not increased. Photograph: iStock

The Government has heralded Budget 2017 that it was divided “between increased investment in public services and tax cuts. However, as always, some (...)

Castlerahan National School in Ballyjamesduff, Co Cavan where Alan Hawe was a deputy principal: Mr Hawe    was found dead  with his wife Clodagh   and their children Niall (11), Ryan (6) and Liam (13)   in what is being treated as a murder-suicide: Photograph: Eric Luke

Two schools have paid tributes to Alan and Clodagh Hawe, who died along with their three children on Monday in a suspected murder-suicide. Mr Hawe w(...)

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