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Nowhere to turn: These Irish women killed their babies to avoid lives of scandal and poverty

5 hours ago

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38 Comments

Some women were sentenced to death for killing their children but none were actually executed as the justice system was sympathetic to their plight.

8 things we learned at the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis

5 hours ago

18,070 Views

77 Comments

As expected, there’s been new policies … and more in-fighting.

The issue of families living in hotels is still (mostly) a Dublin problem

6 hours ago

8,940 Views

38 Comments

The capital has far more people in emergency accommodation than the rest of the country.pr

Micheál Martin: Enda thinks fist-pumps solve problems … but Gerry is even worse

6 hours ago

9,185 Views

85 Comments

In a popular move, the Fianna Fáil leader also wants to abolish Irish Water.

Irish playwright embroiled in controversy over play about death of black teen

7 hours ago

12,518 Views

22 Comments

Actors have walked off Phelim McAleer’s “Ferguson”, a staged reading of testimony surrounding the police shooting of Michael Brown.

Connacht’s nightmare day and more talking points from a hectic Pro12 Saturday

7 hours ago

12,772 Views

8 Comments

Scarlets were the big winners in the chase for Champions Cup places.

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Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday

7 hours ago

7,252 Views

No Comments

An earthquake in Nepal, a child rescue alert and opinion polls had everyone talking today.

How the language we choose can help combat violence against women

8 hours ago

6,909 Views

90 Comments

Language matters – none of us are perfect human beings and we all fall prey to our unconscious prejudices that we absorb from our environment.

QUIZ: Who wouldn’t pay a fine to save their life? Test your knowledge of the week…

8 hours ago

15,676 Views

11 Comments

… in which we all became very worried about a company called Siteserv…

What percentage of men in Ireland have paid for sex? It’s the week in numbers

9 hours ago

27,226 Views

29 Comments

Plus: How many abortion pills bound for Ireland were seized last year?

Poll on same sex marriage shows slight drop in support for ‘Yes’ vote

9 hours ago

19,598 Views

316 Comments

Though 78% of people believe same sex marriage is a matter of fairness and equality.

The latest poll is bad for the government and REALLY good for Sinn Féin

9 hours ago

21,478 Views

212 Comments

Support for the coalition has dropped in the last month according to a poll in tomorrow’s Sunday Business Post.

Why starting your own record label IS as cool as it sounds

9 hours ago

7,388 Views

8 Comments

The duo behind Dublin’s Paper Trail Records talk about ‘doing it for the love of music’.

The 5 at 5: Saturday

10 hours ago

7,187 Views

No Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

No fairytale ending for AP McCoy on emotional day as curtain falls on glittering career

11 hours ago

11,979 Views

11 Comments

The legendary jockey finished third in his final race.

‘It took me 65-and-a-bit years to summon up the courage to talk about being gay’

11 hours ago

19,089 Views

98 Comments

Pat Carey said he’d like to get married, but might have left it too late.

As it happened: West Brom v Liverpool, Premier League

11 hours ago

28,404 Views

51 Comments

Can Liverpool continue their fightback towards a top four place?

‘People who restrict the freedom of movement of others are fascists’

12 hours ago

26,964 Views

165 Comments

Micheál Martin has some strong words for protesters.

Pharmacists want women with medical cards to have easier access to the morning after pill

12 hours ago

12,733 Views

71 Comments

They want medical card holders to be able to get the pill over the counter without having to go to a doctor first.

Irish construction supervisor killed in New York crane accident

12 hours ago

63,014 Views

20 Comments

The man has been named as Trevor Loftus from Pallaskenry in Limerick.

Missing three-year-old girl found safe and well after alert

12 hours ago

148,159 Views

89 Comments

Gardaí said they had serious concerns for the welfare of the child.

Plane lands safely after engine fails mid-flight

13 hours ago

36,466 Views

26 Comments

All 97 passengers were evacuated safely.

‘Civil servants asking the right questions are being attacked over Siteserv’

15 hours ago

16,403 Views

69 Comments

Micheál Martin said Alan Dukes’ comments were “arrogant”.

‘A true gentleman taken before his time’ – Tributes paid after inter-county hurler dies

15 hours ago

38,148 Views

4 Comments

27-year-old Shane Mulholland was killed in a road accident last night.

Fancy growing your own food? Check out these tips (and irresistible recipe)

15 hours ago

9,657 Views

4 Comments

It’s time to put food-growing back at the centre of Irish communities.

5 apps worth downloading this week

16 hours ago

22,002 Views

19 Comments

Get quick fit, learn to DJ, and/or finally get your photos organised.

Top comments of the week

16 hours ago

15,244 Views

37 Comments

Did you make the cut?

David Cameron appears to have forgotten which football team he supports

17 hours ago

20,341 Views

31 Comments

They wear the same colour, in fairness.

‘If I hadn’t taken this chance I wouldn’t be able to sleep at night’

17 hours ago

15,926 Views

3 Comments

Rory O’Farrell’s Melosity is looking to redefine how Irish musicians record their sounds. A product ‘with the wow factor’ is the first priority.

Poll: Would you sign a pre-nuptial agreement?

17 hours ago

17,356 Views

69 Comments

Holla we want pre-nup?

Lewis Hamilton remains richest sportsman in Britain but Rory McIlroy enjoys lucrative year

17 hours ago

17,223 Views

33 Comments

The Sunday Times’ annual list sees the Formula 1 driver well ahead of the rest of the field.

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