Visitors at the  Sachsenhausen former Nazi concentration camp near Berlin. Christians were silent and colluded with systemic genocide by choosing not to know, even when knowing.  Photograph: Maurizio Gambarini/AFP/Getty Images

The week after Easter I went on a four-day study trip to Berlin organised by the Holocaust Education Trust Ireland. We visited memorials, museums, doc(...)

Anne Rabbitte, Fianna Fáil TD for Galway East: ‘Pressure was put on’ by people who wanted to support Mr Smith and not her, she claimed.

A Fianna Fáil TD standing for the European Parliament claims the party has given in to pressure to favour her running mate. Anne Rabbitte, a Galway E(...)

Controversial US pastor Steven L Anderson thanked Ireland for banning him because he was getting lots of extra listeners.  Photograph: STR/AFP/Getty Images

Pastor Steven Anderson, the first person banned from Ireland under the 1999 Immigration Act, believes its is the country’s loss that he will not be ab(...)

Pastor Steven Anderson. Photograph: change.org

Online petitions have been launched calling on the Government to ban fundamentalist American preacher Pastor Steven Anderson from speaking in Dublin o(...)

 Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers: “The beauty is this is a group that likes each other. They communicate, they work hard.” Photograph:   Stephen Davison

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers claims there is no way his players will take their foot off the gas on their record-breaking run – because they are “al(...)

Celtic players celebrate breaking the record for the longest unbeaten run in domestic competition by a British top-flight team after the Scottish Premiership win over St Johnstone  at McDiarmid Park in Perth. Photograph:  Jeff Holmes/PA Wire

St Johnstone 0 Celtic 4 Celtic broke their own 100-year-old British record by stretching their unbeaten domestic run to 63 matches with a 4-0 victory(...)

Celtic celebrate after Gary Mackay-Steven’s third goal in their 3-1 win over St Johnstone. Photograph: Reuters

Celtic 3 St Johnstone 1 Gary Mackay-Steven scored his first two goals of the season as Celtic restored their six-point lead in the Ladbrokes Premie(...)

Nadir Ciftci heads home Celtic’s third goal in their Scottish Premiership clash with St Johnstone at  McDiarmid Park. Photograph:  Graham Stuart/Action Images via Reuters/Livepic

St Johnstone 0 Celtic 3 Celtic confirmed their domestic strength with a victory over St Johnstone at a freezing McDiarmid Park to take them four poin(...)

St Johnstone’s Tom Scobbie  gets above Celtic’s Scott Brown during the Scottish Premiership match at Celtic Park. Photograph:  Danny Lawson/PA

Celtic 0 St Johnstone 1A magnificent strike from St Johnstone midfielder Danny Swanson inflicted a first domestic defeat of 2015 on Celtic.The on-loan(...)

The St Johnstone team make their way through the crowds on an open top bus during the Scottish Cup winners parade in Perth. Photograph: Andrew Milligan/PA

After a 130-year wait St Johnstone finally tasted success with a 2-0 victory over Dundee United in their first Scottish Cup final at Celtic Park on Sa(...)