Top Irish news stories:

Experts examine latest bog body find at County Meath turf site

Archaeologists are to examine the latest ‘bog person’ remains found in Ireland.

A headless body was discovered in a peat bog in County Meath last week...READ MORE


Hillary Clinton will finish off Republicans in 2016 says Maureen Dowd

New York Times columnist Maureen Dowd says "Conquistadora" Hillary Clinton will "finish off" Republicans in 2016...READ MORE


Niall O'Dowd: Rural Ireland changes rapidly as old ways fade away

Rural Ireland is changing rapidly with many of the mainstays of that culture fading fast.

A friend from rural Tipperary put it best to me last week during my visit to Ireland...READ MORE


American anti-abortion group raising money to fund abortion fight in Ireland

An American anti-abortion group is to send hundreds of thousands of dollars to the fight against abortion in Ireland. Many of its donors are leading Irish Americans the group says...READ MORE


Big Freeze hits Ireland but snow is unlikely say forecasters

Ireland is freezing – but a White Christmas is still unlikely despite plummeting temperatures...READ MORE