Those who are liable to pay the non-principal private residence charge have been urged to contact their local authority. Photograph: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

€200 tax on second homes will attract penalties if not paid by September 1st

A year ago, Michael O’Leary admitted the airline he did so much to shape over two decades was a little on the abrupt side. He promised his charges would stop doing things to “unnecessarily piss people off”. He has been as good as his word. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Makeover is translating into more passengers, but who is paying?

Tesco, Supervalu and Marks and Spencer among almost 40 businesses punished

‘Words can’t express how girls in the office are feeling right now.’ Photograph: IMNDA via Twitter

Charity asks people to make sure they don’t do themselves an injury while dousing themselves

Ryanair chief executive Michael O’Leary. The airline started selling flexible tickets targeting business passengers. Photo: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Business Plus fare includes priority boarding, free ticket changes

Irish women’s rugby stars Niamh Briggs and Maria Louise Riley with Gráinne McElwain of TG4 (centre). Photograph: Bryan Brophy/1Image Photography

Prominent showing for women’s rugby to continue on autumn schedule

At the Little Museum of Dublin are Conor Pope, right, with Monika Wright and Jean Michel Clermont-Goulet, the French-Canadian couple whom he advised how to spend their limited time in Dublin. Photograph: Simon O’Connor

City of a Thousand Welcomes is an initiative that asks voluntary ambassadors to introduce tourists to the capital. How will Conor (...)

The Samuel Beckett Bridge over the River Liffey, Dublin, was closed to facilitate the filming of a music video for an up and coming band called Summer Nights, apparently. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Unusual degree of secrecy surrounded the filming of a music video for Summer Nights

The US trade embargo has been in place since Fidel Castro overthrew a pro-US regime in the early 1960s. Photograph: Keystone/Getty Images.

Bank says is cannot process transactions because of relationship with US bank

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