Winning number: Prime zone A rents in Dundrum  Town Centre are now about €4,000 per sq m, which is almost double those in some other suburban  centres. photograph: matt kavanagh

Investor appetite for Irish retail assets is on the increase, according to a new report from agent CBRE. It claims that 54 per cent of investor spend (...)

Mean Girls may have taught us to only wear pink on Wednesdays and given us a new meaning for “fetch”, but it has nothing on Clueless. On Sunday it (...)

Andrew Rudd: a chef, event organiser, author, TV and radio presenter, his three-piece suit  is €680 and shirt €120, both  from Reiss. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Andrew Rudd Rudd (40, above) is a chef, event organiser, author, TV and radio presenter. “I tend to wear waistcoats quite a bit with jeans, a n(...)

Body, €22.99 from New Look; Lace body, €25 from Next; Body by Rosie for Autograph, €60 from Marks & Spencer

Question: I’m going for a weekend away with my new boyfriend. It’ll be the first time we’ll be together, so to speak. He’s never seen me in anythin(...)

Smythson, a very British brand whose famous past fans include Katharine Hepburn, Sigmund Freud and Hardy Amies, has an Irish design director with s(...)

Adele: will she show up at the iTunes festival?

Electric Picnic has come and gone, but it not’s quite all over yet for the year’s music festivals: iTunes is currently staging its month-long extravag(...)

Alexander Wang ‘Parental Advisory’ sheer-panelled sweatshirt

Think of the 1990s and a few images are inescapable. Kurt Cobain, both slob and androgyne, looking messed-up yet put-together with bleached bedhead(...)

C&C remained broadly flat yesterday, dipping by just 0.14 per cent, although volumes were relatively heavy. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

The Iseq dipped for a second day along with many exchanges globally, as a shutdown of the US government continued and a gauge of service-industry acti(...)

 Prof Jim Dornan: ‘Women’s rights in all parts of the world are very poorly addressed. What if it was the sexual and reproductive rights of men? Who would be making the decisions then?’

Like most people, Prof Jim Dornan was shocked, saddened and distressed to hear about the death of Savita Halappanavar in a Galway hospital last year. (...)

“In The Fall our fabulous female detective (Gillian Anderson) explains that the killer has washed the body of the dead woman, and even washed and dried her bed linen, before arranging her in a photogenic pose on her own bed.” Photograph: Steffan Hill

Television females lead strange lives. And not just because they wake up with all their make-up on, always have clean hair and can wear boned b(...)