Enda Kenny during his 2012 trip to the White House: the Taoiseach should visit Trump with confidence and respectfully express our feelings about torture and human rights. Photograph: Leslie E Kossoff/LK Photos/PA Wire

Donald Trump’s White House is the focal point of the world’s attention now and its interactions with other nations will shape the future of the wester(...)

President-elect of the United States, Donald J Trump, and his wife Melania Trump arrive at Joint Base Andrews the day before his swearing in. Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to come to the National Mall to witness Mr Trump being sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. Photograph: Chris Kleponis/Getty Images

Donald J Trump, the New York property mogul and reality television star, will today appear before his biggest audience as he is sworn in as the 45th p(...)

Michael Flatley will set the scene for his dance troupe who will do most of the dancing, a source said. Photograph: David Sleator

Lord of the Dance star Michael Flatley has accepted an invitation to appear at US president-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration Liberty Ball in Washingt(...)

Michael Flatley carries the remains of his mother at St Moling in Glynn,  Co Carlow, on Tuesday. Photograph:  Colin Keegan, Collins Dublin

Michael Flatley has paid tribute to “the greatest mother in the world” at the funeral Mass for Elizabeth Flatley who died on December 28th, just over(...)

One of a pair of 18th-century marble-top console tables owned by Sir Anthony O’Reilly. They sold for €145,000 – 10 times the estimate – achieving the highest price for antique furniture at auction in 2016

The post-crash recovery in the Irish market for art, antiques and collectables continued in 2016 with many auction houses reporting an increase in bus(...)

Portrait of an Aran Woman and her Children, by Sean Keating, sold for €130,000 (estimate €40,000-€50,000), at Mealy’s, Castlecomer

Thursday (December 1st): Sheppard’s, Durrow, Co Laois. Evening auction of Classic Art. 72 per cent of lots sold. Lot 1535, Taking the Donkey through t(...)

Amanda Byram, Nicky Byrne and  Blathnaid Tracey, who will host Dancing with the Stars, and its spin-off show, Can’t Stop Dancing. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin

Amanda Byram and Nicky Byrne will be the new hosts of RTÉ’s Dancing with the Stars, which starts broadcasting on January 8th. The show will place Ir(...)

Maureen O’Hara

Bonhams auction of The Estate of Maureen O’Hara in New York on Tuesday night provided proof, yet again, of the amazing power of provenance. Even the m(...)

 “Cottages, Connemara” by Paul Henry   (€120,000-€180,000)  is photographed beside a bottle of champagne   to show bidders the scale of the painting

Skibbereen, Co Cork-based Morgan O’Driscoll art auctioneers is the only Irish auction house to hold sale previews in London. Viewing of the latest sal(...)

Most of the main Irish auction houses are “resting” for Hallowe’en and the schools’ mid-term break after a hectic autumn, but have already announced d(...)

  • « First
  • Prev
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • Next
  • Last »