Articles

Q&A with Irish Social Entrepreneur Iseult Ward

You studied business and economics, but now you run a non-profit. What made you want to go into the charity sector? In February 2012, I went along to an event in...

Protestant Firebrand Ian Paisley Dies Aged 88

(DUBLIN) — The Rev. Ian Paisley, the divisive Protestant firebrand who devoted his life to thwarting compromise with Catholics in Northern Ireland only to become...

Ireland Voters Reject Plan to Abolish Senate

(DUBLIN) — Irish voters have rejected a government plan to abolish the country's Senate, a surprise result that deals a blow to Prime Minister Enda Kenny. ...

Ireland’s Abortion Debate Heats Up

With the findings of an inquiry into loosening Ireland’s ban on abortion due soon, is the overwhelmingly Catholic country about to change its laws?