Plot to kill the Queen in 1983 by a man seeking revenge over his daughter’s murder in Northern Ireland

The FBI has unsealed a trove of classified documents relating to visits to the US made by Queen Elizabeth II, revealing a potential assassination plot by Irish nationalist sympathisers. The…

Ten things to do in Ireland on a budget (PHOTOS)

Thankfully, there are plenty of things to do in Ireland on a budget. Here are some of our favourites. 1. Guided walk from Doolin to the Cliffs of Moher Take…

Tesco boss takes home £4.4 million — pays tax in Ireland

TESCO boss Ken Murphy took home pay of £4.44 million this year, an amount likely to cause anger amidst a cost-of-living crisis and with food inflation running at more than…

More than 2 in 3 newly registered vets qualified outside of Ireland

More than two-thirds of newly registered vets in 2022 qualified outside of Ireland, as demand has “outstripped supply”, an Oireachtas committee has heard. Just 80 vets who registered with the…

Rain washes out 1st ODI between Ireland and Bangladesh

Bangladesh batsman Mushfiqur Rahim plays a shot during their first one-day international match against Ireland in Chelmsford, England on Tuesday. — BCB photo The first one-day international between Bangladesh and…

House rules: From Windsor to Ireland, the appeal of country estates endures

Irish skies are full of clouds for over half the year and great sunrises are rare. But if you happen to catch one outside the Carton House hotel on a…

Ireland: Are we living the American Dream? | Opinion

There was once, in my lifetime at least, a sort of consensus about something called the American Dream. Has it gone away, is it hiding, is it dead, was it…

Sister Edith de Ste. Gertrude, native of Ireland with the Little Sisters of the Poor, dies at 103

Sister Edith de Ste. Gertrude Sister Edith de Ste. Gertrude (Mary Catherine “Kathleen” Collins) entered eternal life on April 28, 2023, at the age of 103. She was born May…

SPIRIT TRAIL: Explore Northern Ireland through its gin, whiskey and rum distilleries

A NEW travel route has been designed to bring the beauty of Northern Ireland to visitors while on a journey of discovery through the region’s award-winning distilleries. The new Northern…

Ireland touted as ‘ideal launching site’ for new spaceport

Ireland is an “ideal launching site” for a spaceport and it is of “paramount importance” that the State invest in the area given EU efforts to build up its own…