Prince Charles shakes Gerry Adams' hand

Prince Charles shakes Gerry Adams' hand in 'teatime miracle'

First Reaction
Wed 20 May, AT 11:30

Prince of Wales and Sinn Fein leader express regret for the past and talk of need to move forward

Gay marriage referendum: Ireland goes to the polls in historic vote

Fri 22 May, AT 11:28

The socially conservative nation looks set to become the first country to legalise gay marriage by referendum

Passenger jet diverted off Irish coast to avoid Russian bombers

One-Minute Read
Wed 4 Mar, AT 10:51

Two Tu-95 bombers flew into Irish airspace with transponders turned off before RAF saw them off

Ian Paisley quotes: the former DUP leader in his own words

Fri 12 Sep, AT 15:18

From die-hard unionist firebrand to peacemaker, Ian Paisley was never short of an opinion

Children in County Galway, Ireland, in the 1960s

800 children 'buried in mass graves' at Church-run home

One-Minute Read
Wed 4 Jun, AT 16:20

New evidence suggests 796 children were interred in septic tanks in Irish refuge run by nuns

Irish president Michael D Higgins begins historic UK visit

One-Minute Read
Tue 8 Apr, AT 10:25

Queen has been taking a 'keen personal interest' in the details of first visit by an Irish head of state

Brian O'Driscoll

Young England set for 'brawl' with O'Driscoll and old Ireland

Fri 21 Feb, AT 08:33

Veteran centre will earn record 139th cap, England have 20-year-old fly-half Ford on the bench

Six Nations: Wales eye glory, can England steal their crown?

Fri 31 Jan, AT 14:04

The key players and key clashes that will decide the outcome of this year's tournament

All Blacks make history with sensational win over Ireland

Match Report
Mon 25 Nov, AT 09:09

Ireland stunned by incredible last-ditch victory for New Zealand, who finish the year unbeaten

Irish Roma children returned to parents after DNA tests

One-Minute Read
Thu 24 Oct, AT 11:00

Justice Minister has 'concerns' about removal of children in wake of Greece's 'Blonde Angel' case