Belmond Grand Hibernian: the firm has refitted 11 Irish Rail carriages for luxury at a cost of $10 million.

Imagine the Orient Express, luxury dining cars in tow, steaming through Limerick junction – and not an Irish Rail ham sandwich in sight.It’s set to (...)

 Worcester Chamber of Commerce president Timothy Murray (left) with  Worcester chamber marketing executive Danielle Shabo and Adrian Bradley, chief executive  of i3 Digital

A Belfast technology company has won a “breakthrough” contract in the United States to roll out an app that could potentially support 25,000 businesse(...)

The House of Commons has heard that the number of flights linking smaller British airports to international flights from Heathrow has ‘steadily declined over the last decade’ because of a shortage of landing slots at the London airport. Photograph: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

The number of flights linking smaller British airports to international flights from Heathrow has “steadily declined over the last decade” because of (...)

One of four adjoining, spacious lightboxes that form an extensive arena in My Mind’s I by Janet Mullarney

My Mind’s I – Janet Mullarney Highlanes Gallery, Drogheda *****   There’s a fleet-footed, magic realist character to Janet Mu(...)

Forty-five potential trafficking victims were discovered in Northern Ireland last year. They claimed they were subjected to domestic servitude, labour or sexual exploitation, the National Crime Agency (NCA) said

Forty-five potential trafficking victims were discovered in Northern Ireland last year.They claimed they were subjected to domestic servitude, labour (...)

Bombardier’s Belfast operations may have escaped this latest round of job cuts - but it was only last September that the Canadian group cut 300 temporary and contract jobs in the North and 90 positions from its permanent workforce.

Bombardier’s Belfast division has escaped a jobs cull that will see the Canadian aerospace group reduce its workforce by 1,000 people in 2015.The job (...)

Almost 1.64 million people travelled through Shannon Airport last year, 17 per cent more than in 2013, when 1.4 million passengers used the hub, figures just released show.

Shannon Group chief executive Neil Pakey says “everything must be done” to ensure that the Aer Lingus service from the mid western airport to London H(...)

Gerry Adams, Ruairí Ó Bradaigh and Martin McGuinness at Sinn Féin’s Wolfe Tone Commemoration at Bodenstown in 1986. Photograph: Peter Thursfield

A surprise pre-election visit to Derry by taoiseach Garret FitzGerald on April 30th 1985 was strongly criticised by Sinn Féin’s Martin McGuinness. (...)

A Flybe flight from Glasgow to Belfast was forced to make an emergency landing at Belfast International Airport on Tuesday evening after an engine caught fire. Photograph: Paul Alexander

A Flybe flight from Glasgow to Belfast was forced to make an emergency landing on Tuesday evening after an engine caught fire.Flight BE130, which was (...)

Belfast International Airport  is suing Aer Lingus for alleged breach of contract following its move to George Best Belfast City Airport.

A £20 million lawsuit over Aer Lingus’ decision to switch its Belfast operation will be heard next year, it was confirmed today. Belfast International(...)