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Winter Solstice at Newgrange: Live stream to broadcast all over the...

Weather-permitting, of course. A live stream organised by the OPW and Fáílte Ireland is set to broa..

‘Don’t overlook Ireland’s second city’ – The New York Times visits...

Dublin, Belfast and Galway may have stolen some of Cork's tourism thunder in recent years, but ..

Skellig Michael by helicopter: A galaxy not so far away

The view of Skellig Michael from a helicopter (photo: Valerie O'Sullivan), with Erin McCafferty..

Europe skewered by kebab fight

Who knew dürüm could cause so much sturm und drang? Ahead of Wednesday’s vote in the European Parli..

After Amsterdam high, EU drugs regulator feels the pain

The European Medicines Agency’s move to Amsterdam after Brexit was supposed to make for smooth saili..

Simon Harris

Simon Harris is nothing if not precocious. The 31-year-old Irish health minister was briefly tipped ..

Hunt to Facebook: ‘Stay away from my kids’

LONDON — The U.K. health secretary on Tuesday attacked Facebook’s plans to create an app for young u..

Weedkiller vote poisons European politics

An EU vote approving the use of a controversial weedkiller for another five years triggered an immed..

Community singing ‘improves mental health and helps recovery’

Singing in groups can help people recover from mental illness, making them feel valued and increasin..

Man who ate pie in 32 seconds is crowned pie eating...

(Picture: Mercury Press) The world pie eating title holder has eaten his way to victory once again a..