Sharon Greene’s wild shrubs are made with foraged wild berries, flowers, herbs and crab-apples picked on her family farm

(...) current trends. But wild shrubs . . . that’s a new one on me, and it’s got nothing much to do with(...)

Financier Dermot Desmond has a stake in the business, which focuses its activities on environmental services and plastics together with an investment portfolio. Photograph: Joe St Leger

(...) but is thought to be willing to allow existing shareholders to be part of the new ownership structure(...)

Alkermes president Shane Cooke. Photograph: Kate Geraghty/ The Irish Times

(...) second quarter. The company also announced that its new once-monthly injectable treatment for(...)

 Germany’s finance minister Wolfgang Schäuble. Officials in Berlin insist he is not interested in weakening the European Commission. Photograph: Martin Leissl/Bloomberg

(...) competition law and the internal market, should be transferred out of the EU executive into a new, independent(...)

 Fr Peter McVerry said that hitherto, the issue of homelessness was not a major issue for the main political parties as they didn’t see the homeless as voters. File photograph: David Ryder/Reuters

(...)’t earning enough to pay the increased rents. Rent supplement This new group of homeless is continuing to(...)

Newstalk presenter Pat Kenny has lost 8,000 listeners since the last JNLR survey. He now has an audience of 134,000.

Today FM, according to the Joint National Listenership Research (JNLR) survey for July 2014 to June 2015(...)

The Dublin InterContinental was known as the Four Seasons until the start of this year

(...) little changed in New York trading. A merger would create a the world’s largest hotel operator, with(...)

When Eurostat looked at Irish Water and applied what amounts to an ‘if it quacks like a duck’ test, it found the utility was not independent of Government. Photograph: AFP

Irish Water is based on figures and accounting. But you don’t have to read between the lines to realise(...)

Paula McGrath: Well-versed in a range of narrative methods from literature and film, the modern reader is used to making jumps in time and space, and filling the interstices between

(...) effect” – new stories and characters persisted in making connections to the first story, and to each(...)

The live music business may be about to get lively thanks to the arrival of a monied new player(...)