After all the excitement about the election of Leo Varadkar as our new taoiseach last week, it has to be said that his first week in office turned out to be a bit of a disappointment.
U2 rocked Philadelphia on their US Joshua Tree Tour.
The Qing Period Blue and White Double Gourd ceramic vase with scroll handles sold for a record price at an Irish auction
A leading Irish figure in the Boston community has been arrested and held for deportation in a move that has shocked the Irish community in the city.
"Connecting our national flag directly with the outcome of what to many of us are ugly brawls... is likely to reinforce an ancient prejudice against us."
"If you lay down with a dog, the possibility of getting fleas is greatly increased."
"I'm loving work. I think I love the work now more than I ever have. I identify, ironically, less with it."
British election followed the pattern of recent results in France and the United States where conventional wisdom was turned utterly on its head.
Review of "The Real People of Joyce’s Ulysses" by Vivien Igoe.
Brooklyn Irish author will receive the first Origin in Bloom Literary Award, a new annual Bloomsday award
Dublin-born actress who is more than equal to the task of conjuring the city in 1904 in a reading that is both profound and playful.
"It is all a magical kind of musical mystery which ye can check out for yourselves when you get over here on vacation."
In Joseph M. Hassett’s study reminds us that prejudice was at the heart of its reception from the first.
The New York City St. Patrick’s Day parade has announced the winners its college and high school scholarship contest.
Director Nick Hamm talks about the new film that tells the riveting story of the two men and their long road to peace and reconciliation.
The Fine Gaeler is not your ordinary Irish politician. At just 38 years of age he is ascending to the highest office in Ireland, a remarkable achievement in itself.
News that London terror killer spent years in Dublin, was married there and worked as a chef should shock Irish authorities into action.
Incoming Taoiseach Leo Varadkar intends to establish a top-level anti-terror unit within his Cabinet similar to Britain’s crisis COBRA committee.
Two-day program of events in Chicago that unofficially kicked off on Sunday night at a U2 concert in the Windy City.
Despite a claim that he will not go to the country for an early general election, political observers believe he may be poised to change his mind.
Senator made his first visit to Ireland last week and used the occasion to blast President Donald Trump and his policies, much to the delight of the audience
The election of Leo Varadkar as the new leader of Fine Gael and therefore our next taoiseach marks a minor revolution in Irish politics -- with the emphasis on the word minor.
Police believe there is “no question” that cop killer is known in Irish community in New York.
The Irish Repertory Theatre continues to pull together rich strands of the Irish experience in America.
I do not wish to be among the first customers on that one-way flight, but that decision is beyond my ability. However, I am now formally booking my final Shannon flight!
Adele’s “Hello” sung as Gaeilge is just stunning (VIDEO)
Killer chocolate baked Guinness donuts with Irish cream glaze recipe
Irish blackberry jam and custard donuts recipe
Dublin dance troupe takes Irish dance to the next level (VIDEO)
The sad and dreadful life of Rosemary Kennedy
Remembering the day fearless Irish journalist Veronica Guerin was murdered
BREAKING: Sinn Fein President Gerry Adams says end to partition of Ireland “in a few short years”
Catholic bishop bans same-sex couples from communion and funerals
Soaring harmonies by Irish sacred harp singers are out of this world (VIDEO)