3846 results

 The remains of murdered brothers Tom and Jack Blaine are carried from The Church Of The Holy Rosary after funeral mass in Castlebar, Co. Mayo, by family members today. Photograph: Keith Heneghan/Phocus

“Around the town he laid kisses,Soft and wet they glistened on windows and doorframes,They were his gifts, each one a puckered blessing,Bent into a sw(...)

Grove snail: tends to mate in late spring. Illustration: Michael Viney

The dense, drizzly coastal fog that is often our share of summer high pressure enveloped the Thallabawn hillside for three days, leaving every leaf gl(...)

Anti-abortion campaigners maintain their protest last night outside Leinster House. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Fianna Fáil allowed members a free vote on the legislation, and 14 members voted against:John Browne (Wexford)Dara Calleary (Mayo)Éamon Ó Cuív (Galway(...)

Emergency services were called to the scene when the 19-year-old man disappeared while swimming in a lake with friends at Strokestown last night.Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

The body of a 17-year-old has been recovered from a canal at Ardnacrusha, Co Clare this evening where he had been swimming with friends and failed to (...)

 Martin Micheál : cast politics aside in a remarkable humanitarian gesture Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Fianna Fáil has just one seat in the Mayo constituency of Taoiseach Enda Kenny. Fine Gael has the other four.Yet yesterday, in a remarkable humanitari(...)

Eithne Sweeney and Myles Henaghan: put their marriage through stress testing by sailing a 35ft boat across two major oceans

Returning home is one move, but returning home by sea is another. And when that involves sailing a 35ft boat across two major oceans, it may be one of(...)

The Waterford-based helicopter, Youghal inshore lifeboat and coastguard units all responded to a call when a 10-year-old  got into difficulties while swimming in  Youghal this afternoon.

A 10-year-old boy has become the third person to drown in the last two days of the ongoing heat wave. The child had been swimming with a friend in You(...)

An anti-abortion protestor prays outside the Dail tonight as the amendments to the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill are debated. Photograph: Dave Meehan

The Government has won the final vote on the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill 2013 by 127 votes to 31.Fine Gael’s Lucinda Creighton voted agai(...)

 The scene of the double killing of two brothers at New Antrim Street, Castlebar, Co Mayo. Photograph : Keith Heneghan/Phocus.

Gardaí were last night questioning a 26-year-old man about the beating to death of two elderly brothers in Castlebar, Co Mayo. The Irish Times underst(...)

The scene of double killing of the two brothers Jack and Tom Blaine  at New Antrim Street, Castlebar, Co.Mayo. Photograph: Keith Heneghan / Phocus.

A cousin of Co Mayo brothers Jack and Tom Blaine has said he believes suggestions the brothers kept large sums of money in their home in Castlebar, wh(...)

  • « First
  • Prev
  • 371
  • 372
  • 373
  • 374
  • 375
  • 376
  • 377
  • Next
  • Last »