‘Who knows the name of the mountain the Von Trapps walked over to get to Switzerland at the end of the film?” My cousin rockets out of the seat(...)

Million Bells navy scarf (left) and Criss Cross Fleur in purple, hot pink and black. Both €180 from Ciara Silke

Not all of us can sport insouciant ways with scarves like Audrey Hepburn, Grace Kelly or Kate Moss. But their power to transform an outfit goes withou(...)

(Front row l-r) Anne Colgan; Pauline Sharkey; Connell Kelly; Marie O’Dooley; Gretta Connell (Back row l-r) Emer Tobin and Patricia Shorthall, at a function for former Clerys employees. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Just around the corner from where many of them had spent decades working, former staff of Clerys department store gathered to toast the end of an er(...)

Business revenues at UPC Ireland were up 23 per cent in the second quarter partly as a result of its ecent acquisition of BitBuzz and also indicative of continuing economic recovery and the appetite which exists for highly competitive services the company said.

UPC Ireland, owned by billionaire John Malone’s Liberty Global, said on Wednesday that it grew its Irish subscriber base in the second quarter of the(...)

The new Kilkenny bridge and access road  under construction, with St Canice’s Cathedral in the background.  Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Everyone attending this year’s Kilkenny Arts Festival should know they are visiting a wounded place, such are the deep feelings of hurt locally over t(...)

The jury in the trial of three former officials of Anglo Irish Bank (from left), Aoife Maguire, Tiernan O’Mahony and Bernard Daly, has retired to consider its verdict.

The jury in the trial of three former officials of Anglo Irish Bank has retired to consider its verdict. Earlier, during his charge to the jury, tria(...)

Statue of St Teresa, Avila, Castile and Leon, Spain. Photograph: Getty Images

The walking stick of St Teresa of Avila is in Ireland as part of a worldwide tour to mark the 500th anniversary of the birth in 1515 of the founder of(...)

The jury in the trial of three former officials at Anglo Irish Bank has been told closing arguments will begin in the case on Friday. Following legal (...)

Former Anglo Irish Bank official Bernard Daly at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court on  Monday. Photograph: Court Collins

One of three former officials at Anglo Irish Bank, on trial at the Dublin Circuit Criminal Court, told gardaí he was not involved in a conspiracy to h(...)

Mairead (28) and Richard (30), both from Graignamanagh, Co Kilkenny, met as teenagers. “Richard was around our house a lot hanging out with my (...)