Paddy Clancy has spent a lifetime in journalism, having worked for Irish and British national newspapers and is a former presenter of “It Says In The Papers” on RTE radio.
He has contributed to IrishCentral's sister publication, the Irish Voice, for a decade and now lives in Donegal where he continues to freelance for a variety of papers.
There is public outrage at Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan’s support for proposals to outlaw photographs of gardai when they are on duty.
Leo Varadkar has told the first gathering of women in parliaments across the world that many aspects of the Irish Constitution are “still sexist and still backward.”
A dramatic claim of how a former Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) Minister twice fell asleep in a New York bar, forcing a waitress to insist he and his delegation leave, has been outlined to a public inquiry.
A woman in her fifties who expressed anger with Taoiseach Leo Varadkar was arrested on Tuesday after she drove her car into the locked gates of Government Buildings in Dublin.
Young people are opting for jobs in fast food outlet McDonalds and Viagra makers Pfizer instead of applying for places in the Defence Forces.
A top campaigner for human rights has written an open letter to Pope Francis describing how he was raped by a priest after the only other time a Pope visited Ireland.
Former Irish President Mary McAleese has revealed an old bid by the Vatican to prevent Ireland accessing Catholic Church documents.
The bishop said the principles of the papal encyclical, which banned artificial means of contraception, “have been ignored for too long.”
Taoiseach (Prime Minister) Leo Varadkar has admitted Ireland is stockpiling vital drugs in case of a doomsday Brexit.
Dramatic new details have emerged of how Irish newlywed Zoe Holohan survived the Greek wildfire that claimed at least 88 lives and injured many others.