Mr Byrne (right) has said previously he was ‘embarrassed’ for both Ireland and the US that his previous offences had to date prevented him from securing permission to remain in the US.

An Irish man who was imprisoned for a period in the US as part of a crackdown on illegal immigration has launched a fresh effort to secure legal statu(...)

Six-year-old Cindy Wang and friends at the launch  of Cruinniú Na Cásca 2017,  which will take place on Easter Monday in Dublin City Centre. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

If you can’t find a topic of interest in Monday’s Cruinniú na Cásca roster of talks and events, you might need to check you have a heart or indeed a p(...)

Our sexual egos are fragile things. The moment we take our clothes off in front of someone, we place our mind and body in an extreme position of vuln(...)

A security alert was called in Dublin Airport this afternoon following an incident on board an Aer Lingus flight from Milan. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

A man is due in court tomorrow morning in connection with an alleged false Ebola threat on board an Aer Lingus flight. Three airline passengers were a(...)