Hervé Falciani may not serve any time in a Swiss prison since France typically does not extradite its own citizens. Photograph: Denis Balibouse/Reuters

Hervé Falciani, a former employee of HSBC’s Geneva private bank who leaked information on clients and their tax situation, has been sentenced(...)

Ebano in Ballinteer recently started offering a 75-minute hot oil candle massage for €80.

Over the last 10 months or so, I’ve popped into quite a few Dublin salons to try out an array of treatments. I have my regulars, my spl(...)

An overnight stay at the palace, which sleeps six, begins at 35,000 rupees (€495) for one or two people including transfers and full board, or from 61,400 rupees (€870) for a party of six.
Royalty for a night in Kerala
  • Travel
  • November 28, 2015, 15:00

With barely the time to duck under the crumbling stone gateway of Chittoor Kottaram and onto a candlelit pathway, I am ordained Queen of Kochi(...)

Japan has decided to resume whaling in the Antarctic Ocean by the end of March. File photograph: Thinkstock

Japan has decided to resume whaling in the Antarctic Ocean by the end of March after a hiatus since last year, a move likely to prompt internat(...)

(...). She thinks the economy is on the up and the bonus is a generous response. Nobody will change her(...)

“Fishing Trawlers, Howth” by Ivan Sutton: the painting is on sale at a house contents auction in Howth

It’s the busiest week of the year for fine art and antiques auctions. Aside from the three big art auctions in Dublin, there are also numerous(...)

 An activist stands next to an effigy of the Eiffel Tower bathed in green light in front of the Brandenburg Gate ahead of climate change marches scheduled for this weekend  in Berlin. Photograph: Sean Gallup/Getty Images

March 2001, was to pull out of the protocol, saying that it would hurt the US economy. It appeared(...)

Tag Heuer Connected Watch High-end watch brand Tag Heuer is making a storming entry to the top of the smartwatch heap with its new Connected watch.(...)

Former minister for finance Brian Lenihan  at Government Buildings, Dublin. File photograph: Matt Kavanagh/The Irish Times

(...) would involve €7 billion worth of cuts and risked damaging the economy. The situation moved rapidly(...)

The former European Central Bank (ECB) headquarters in downtown Frankfurt, Germany. File photograph: AP Photo/Bernd Kammerer

The extent of the pressure on Ireland in the run-up to the November 2010 bailout is revealed in newly released cabinet papers from the time. (...)