A family is heading to court in an effort to secure a standalone Irish-language inscription on a gravestone to a community figure. A judge had…View More Family fighting for Irish grave inscription 'standing up for what mum wanted'
OPINION: It was during this year’s Planet FM – a community radio station based in Auckland – Christmas party that I was waxing lyrical about…View More Sasha Borissenko: Irish dancer Adrian Murphy’s influence and untimely death
Ireland’s prime minister has said he is “hopeful” a Brexit free-trade deal can be made this week, after leaders warned time is “running out”. Speaking…View More Brexit: Irish PM ‘hopeful’ of deal this week as talks reach ‘endgame’
Irish election deadlock as exit poll shows Fine Gael and Fianna Fail neck and neck with challengers Sinn Fein with all three on 22% The…View More Irish exit poll shows Fine Gael and Fianna Fail tied with Sinn Fein
Voters are going to the polls in the Republic of Ireland’s general election. Polls opened at 07:00 local time and will close at 22:00. Counting…View More Polls open in Irish general election
A cosy old establishment. A growing gap between elites and governed. Inequality worsening. Populism on the rise. It might be a familiar song across Europe…View More Will Sinn Féin redefine Irish politics?
On Saturday, the annual Hurling Classic brings the Irish sport to US audiences once more, but this time in New York City. So what is…View More How the Irish sport of hurling came to the US
Fed-up café workers turn detective to trace woman dumping rubbish in their bin – and then drive to her house and leave the garbage bag…View More Irish café workers turn detective to trace woman dumping rubbish
Nationwide protests by a group of Irish beef farmers who want more money for their produce have entered a sixth day. The Beef Plan Movement…View More Irish beef farmers protest for ‘fair’ prices
BORIS Johnson has clashed with Ireland's Leo Varadkar today as the pair held their first talks since he became PM. The two leaders finally had…View More Boris Johnson tells Irish PM Leo Varadkar to ditch backstop in tense phone clash as he FINALLY chats to him amid Brexit spat
An Irish mountaineer has died during an expedition to Mount Elbrus in Russia. Alan Mahon, 40, a father-of-three from Kildangan, County Kildare, died on Sunday…View More Irish climber dies in Russian expedition
The Irish government plans to ban the sale of new petrol and diesel vehicles by 2030, as part of a major new strategy to protect…View More Irish plan to ban petrol, diesel vehicles
Donald Trump will arrive in Shannon later on Wednesday for his first visit to the Republic of Ireland as US president. Air Force One is…View More Trump in first Irish trip as US president
The Republic of Ireland’s military is facing a recruitment crisis as soldiers opt for a more prosperous civilian life, former officers have claimed. Retired officers…View More Irish military ‘faces crisis in morale’