Wild leopard causes chaos in Indian school 0:49

Four people were injured after a wild leopard entered a school near Bengaluru, India. The cat was later tranquilised. Video: Reuters

Gardaí at the Regency Hotel, Dublin. Photograph: Collins

An Irish Republican dissident group has said it was behind a fatal shooting last Friday at an boxing weigh-in in Dublin, the BBC has reported. One ma(...)

Figures show that the average employee of Google in the UK is being paid twice as much as their colleagues across the Irish Sea. (Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire)

There was some scratching of heads over the weekend when The Guardian showed that the average employee of Google in the UK is being paid twice as muc(...)

Traders work at their desks in front of the German share price index, at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany. Europena share have fallen by 3 per cent.

Irish shares prices have fallen some 3 per cent this morning as a heavy sell-off sweeps across European markets. The ISEQ index was down 2.9 per cent (...)

Wednesday’s meeting at Limerick has been cancelled. Photograph: Inpho

Limerick’s meeting on Wednesday has been cancelled due to a waterlogged track. The going was already described as soft to heavy with heavy patches bu(...)

The Green Party says that exclusion of their leader, Eamon Ryan, from an RTÉ leaders’ debate breaches democratic values and RTÉ’s public service obligations. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

The High Court has fixed Thursday to hear the Green Party’s legal challenge to RTÉ. The Green Party is taking RTÉ to the High Court over its decisio(...)

Taxi Driver was shot during a New York City summer heat wave and garbage strike.

Martin Scorsese’s Taxi Driver was released 40 years ago this week. A commercial and critical success, the neo-noir psychological thriller has been (...)

Healthier household finances are more widely expected this year with 38 per cent of consumers  saying they expect their financial situation to improve in the next twelve months

Irish consumer sentiment hit a 15-year high last month with households feeling increasing confident about the future despite concerns over the global (...)

Friendship week: From best mates to bromances, all week on irishtimes.com/life-and-style, we take a closer look at friendship. There’s a photo(...)

Today is the first day of the Chinese New Year: the year of the monkey. If you were born in 1910, 1922, 1934, 1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992 or 2004 it(...)