The play, based on the award-winning novel, is in New York for its US premiere after a run in Dublin and Edinburgh
‘It’s a pretty big establishment nowadays.’ Mr Clinton said, listing off ethnic minority groups that support Hillary
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The sketch of Sir Roger Casement in the Tower of London in 1916, drawn three weeks after he was arrested after landing from a German submarine in Ireland, shows him reclining on a bench. One leg is crossed under him and the other hangs down, revealing a torn and ragged trouser end and a battered boot without any shoelaces.
As an Irish school pupil I was taught to worship the memory of Padraig Pearse. I couldn't see through the myth until I left my native country - but now I know how dangerous it still is
People line the streets of Dublin for military parade to mark centenary of the insurrection against British rule
Tying the badly-wounded trade union leader James Connolly to a chair merely for the pleasure of killing him by firing squad was as disastrous a piece of public relations then as it sounds now
The message appeared on a wall after the Brussels terror attacks
Local people managed to rescue her before the car sank
Dudley Edwards' disdain for her subjects is obvious and she attempts to demonise them - and anyone else who has Irish nationalist sympathies - in every way possible
'What strikes me the most is how little many of my British friends know about Irish history'
Austin Duffy can remember exactly where he was when he first read Johnson's short masterpiece
The proportion of French people who want Britain to remain in the EU is half the percentage of Irish people against a Brexit
Success of the latest film has triggered an argument over whether access to the remote heritage site should be increased
From music to vacuum cleaners, every product on Amazon is up there to be rated and argued over. And some people do an awful lot of it. Is this urge entirely healthy, asks Nathalie Olah
The politician will stay on as caretaker until a new Government is formed