Skinny jeans are tight and (still) sexy

‘Vogue’ has declared that the vice-like grip of skinny jeans could be slackening in favour ...

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Confused Cats Against Feminism are getting their claws out

The ‘Confused Cats Against Feminism’ movement is a mocking riposte to what it deems the absurdity ...

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Giant Granny hits the road in Liverpool.

A gigantic opportunity for Limerick

A sensational Grandmother Giant will walk the streets of Limerick from Friday, writes Jo Kerrigan

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A volunteer working in a graveyard in Kenema, Sierra Leone. Picture: Mohammed Elshamy/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images

CONTAGION: On the frontline of the Ebola crisis

GAYVLOR AKOI, aged four and a half, has a mild fever. He sucks his thumb, looking listlessly out from ...

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Does the X Factor still have the ‘X Factor’?

Can Simon and Cheryl rescue the format, or has the TV show had its day? Ed Power reports This story is enriched with multi-media content

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Loom band fad has us in a twist

Forget the cancer scares and environmental worries — the loom band craze will only last so long, ... This story is enriched with multi-media content

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Fr Francis Gleeson - The Irish saint of the trenches

Fr Francis Gleeson’s bravery as a WW1 chaplain is renowned, says James Fogarty

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Jennifer Aniston is an Elizabeth Arden celebrity fragrance 'partner', as are Nicki Minaj, and Britney Spears.

CELEB FRAGRANCES: Thrown off the scent

Elizabeth Arden’s biggest quarterly decline in years suggests that our love of celebrity fragrances ...

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Social work student Vincent O'Toole

Social work student thinks ’coming out’ app is inappropriate

However it comes out, ‘coming out’ is never easy, but support is available, writes Arlene ...

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Sinead and her daughter Grace at home in Shannon, Co Clare. Grace will be starting primary school in September

Amazing Grace starts school defying all odds

The first day at school can be daunting — and it can be all the more challenging for a child with ...

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Sade Akkoek, from Germany, who made a Pascha

Irish charity has US moms making toys for Russian orphans

An Irish charity has spearheaded an initiative to deliver handmade teddy bears to Russian orphans, writes ... This story is enriched with multi-media content

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Thomas Cohen with the late Peaches Geldof and their children

Thomas Cohen talks of Peaches’ addiction problems

At the inquest into Peaches Geldof’s death, her grieving husband told a candid tale of her drug ...

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Cosmo breaking down barriers with sex guide for lesbians

Cosmopolitan now has a guide to sex positions for lesbians. Have celebrities like Michelle Rodriguez ...

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Sofia Vergara

The Emmys 2014: Hits and misses on the red carpet

The Emmys are eagerly awaited — and not just for the gongs. The stakes are even higher when it ...

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Showbiz round-up: Daniel Radcliffe suffering from cluster headaches

DANIEL RADCLIFFE has revealed he is on blood pressure medication.

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Martin Nolan from Julien's Auctions who brought the Madonna collection to Ireland.

Meet the Irish auctioneer to the stars

From Michael Jackson to the Beatles, Martin Nolan has handled the world’s biggest celebrity ...

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Why there’s no place like Niall Horan’s home

As Niall Horan turns 21, Liz O’Brien visits the town that made him.

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This much I know: Theo Dorgan, Poet

I’ve spent much of my life raging against stupidity and injustice. 

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Head first: You don't need expensive equipment to benefit from spending time upside down.

Upside-down craze claims lots of health benefits

Inversion therapy is back in fashion, with devotees of the upside-down craze claiming health benefits ...

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