Who would have thought that the people who would most end up yearning for a past that can never be attained again would be them and not us?
Canny move in terms of domestic politics but May could awaken the fires of nationalism in Scotland and Northern Ireland.
The mess all our politicians have made of this over the last decade proves they are incapable.
For decades we have listened to the high moral tone of O’Reilly lecturing America on moral matters. Clearly hypocrisy had no place in his lexicon.
Papal Nuncio says the Catholic Church in Ireland is on the edge of a "cliff here, and we’re going to start into a free fall."
The modern-day bard of Ireland and the genius of Irish ballad and rebel music died 10 years ago this year.
“We have a building in Dublin, but we’re interested in telling the full Irish experience... I think that’s exciting. I think that’s where Ireland is right now.”
"I need to be enjoying it not as an Irish, pale, sunburned and highly allergic person, but as close to a New Yorker as I can get."
I spent ten years living in Ireland and became increasingly repelled by the Catholic institution of the Church.
Is there a need for a national debate about a new way forward for the Irish language?
"Come and see the New York that I see, love the New York that I love, walk around in it and live it and breathe it and understand why I and so many others move here, and decide never to return."
The extraordinary fact is a united Ireland is closer than ever, something we might never have considered while celebrating the Rising centenary.
After the United Airlines debacle, the issue of airline practice and experience has come up across the world. This is what happens on flights to/from Ireland.
"Even in good times, when this Republic seems to be going well, I often feel like dropping down to what they call half-mast."
Former President was effusive in his praise of the Pittsburgh Steelers legend.
If you want to know what the future is going to look like in the United States, book an airline ticket.
"On the Good Friday when I observed the most passionately poignant kiss of my lifetime at the altar rails of our country chapel."
Horror of Ireland’s famine was a “blight” but created an unbreakable bond between the countries and its people.
Are three glasses of beer too much for a driver? What will zero tolerance do to rural communities and the much loved Irish pubs?
Ireland of the 1960s was a very strange place. The power of the church was absolute, never more so than in Holy Week.
Ed Sheeran’s Irish granny hears his song about her for the first time (VIDEO)
Million dollar Ashford Castle wedding for Rory McIlroy and American bride Erica Stoll
A traditional Irish cold weather treat Dublin coddle recipe
Places to visit in Ireland before you die – part one
The #WeAreIrish hashtag on Twitter just got very racist
Month’s Mind memorial mass for Martin McGuinness to be held at New York’s St. Patrick’s Cathedral
President of Ireland launches biggest redwood forest outside of California
Top ten truths and myths about the Black Irish
Ireland’s five longest rivers and their mythical legends (PHOTOS)
Could this be the oldest known video of Ireland?
Pope Francis’ ten commandments for a happy life
Top ten Liam Neeson quotes
The history behind “When Irish Eyes are Smiling”