A high-profile rape trial involving two Ireland rugby players has brought thousands out on to the streets across Ireland to protest the handling of the case and inspired a new 'I belive her' campaign.
Irish citizens living abroad have been sharing details of their trips home for the May 25 vote under the hashtag #HomeToVote.
He'll be visiting Dublin for two days to conclude the international Catholic Church Meeting With Families
Ireland thumped England on St Patrick's Day to win their second Grand Slam in nine years and the third in their history.
'Beast from the East 2.0' is visiting Ireland for St Patrick's Day. But that's no reason to stay indoors.
Tens of thousands of people took part in anti-abortion march in Dublin City centre on Saturday March 10th.
Two days after the Irish government sealed a bill to allow a referendum on repealing an almost outright ban on abortion, thousands marched in Dublin against liberalising the law.
After becoming the first country to approve marriage equality by referendum, the eyes of Europe and the world will again be on Ireland in the run up to this referendum on the Eighth Amendment, writes Orla O’Connor.
Boss Micheal O'Leary remains bullish, maintains new plane orders, and says "real progress" on union recognition in several markets, but Ireland and Portugal lag behind.
Crews were working on Friday to clear snow from the runway and the plane parking stands.
She's the first woman in modern history to lead the nationalist party, as Gerry Adams steps down after 34 years.
Irish emigrants have pledged to return home to vote in favour of ending the country’s near-total ban on abortion.
Voters will have the first opportunity in 35 years to overhaul some of the world's strictest abortion rules.
The Irish government begins discussions on the wording of the repeal of a 1983 constitutional amendment that bans abortion in almost all circumstances, and will be put to the Irish people.
Music world is shocked by Irish musician's sudden death
Dolores O’Riordan, leader singer with the rock group The Cranberries, has died suddenly at the age of 46, reports Reuters, quoting Irish broadcaster
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker described Sutherland as a "true European"
Storm Eleanor hit parts of Ireland with strong winds and heavy rain, leaving thousands of people without power. Parts of northern France also suffered damage from the storm.
High tides, heavy rains and strong winds cause flooding, bring down trees and cut power to some 250,000 homes.
Best friends Matt Murphy and Michael O'Sullivan got married in the Irish capital. They are heterosexual and decided to tie the knot so that O'Sullivan wouldn't have to pay inheritance tax on Murphy's house after his death.
The low-cost Irish carrier is to hold talks with pilot unions amid strike threats in several countries ahead of Christmas.
For the people who've lived through it before. A hard border after Brexit in Ireland is unthinkable, so news of a deal raises hopes stable future
Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said he was "surprised" that a deal on the border was not settled after being assured by negotiators that a solution was reached
European Council President Donald Tusk has given the British government until Monday to make a final offer to avoid a hard border on the island.
Right now, it's invisible. Many fear a return to border checks could undermine peace on the island and hurt its economy.
Gerry Adam’s, one of Ireland’s most controversial and pivotal politicians over the last 50 years, will stand down as leader of Sinn Fein next year