Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney said it was important to address climate issues associated with agriculture, at the launch of a new forum on ‘climate smart’ farming.  File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

New initiative to examine climate friendly practices and policies in farming

 Tourists take in the Molly Malone statue in College Green, Dublin.  Photograph by Matt Kavanagh/The Irish Times

New quality of living survey ranks capital ahead of every other city in UK and Ireland

Leo Varadkar said some people consider health insurance to be as important as home insurance. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Minister ‘increasingly confident’ free GP care for under-6s will be available within months

A guard of honour is formed by friends and colleagues at the funeral of Irish Times journalist Carl O’Malley at the Church of the Holy Spirit, Kimmage Manor, Whitehall Road, on Tuesday. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Hundreds gather in Dublin to bid farewell to sports writer and father who died suddenly

Foley is a former member of the Martin Cahill gang and has had numerous attempts on his life: Photograph: Marc O’Sullivan/Collins/File photo

Veteran criminal (64) and associate (37) detained after incident at Dublin jeweller

‘Every time there is gun crime it undermines the community’ says SF councillor

Delicate movement: Milorad Marinkovic holds an egg with his bionic arm. Photograph: Ronald Zak/AP

Three recipients of robotic arms had to undergo months of ‘mental training’ before they could control their ‘virtual’ hands

David McWilliams speaking before the Oireachtas banking inquiry, February 26th, 2015.

Terrence McDonough of NUI Galway tells committee economy got caught in ‘perfect storm’

Overseas trips to Ireland were up by  9.1 per cent in the period November 2014 to January 2015 when compared with the same period 12 months prior

CSO figures show more trips being taken from United Kingdom and North America

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