Cherrywood Business Park and development lands in south Dublin: under the SDZ master plan, there is scope to build 3,836 residential units along with 484,474sq m (5,214,781sq ft) of commercial buildings, including 37,800sq m (406,871sq ft) of retail space

The prospects of developing a substantial new economic and residential hub in south Dublin will move a stage further with the forthcoming sale of Che(...)

Back in May, Cliona Brophy wrote in this paper how her family had successfully transitioned from having a car to giving it up in favour of bikes, p(...)

Why is an hour of Chelsea Clinton’s time valued at an amount that most Americans her age don’t make in a year? Photograph: Jason Clarke Photography

Chelsea Clinton never acted out during the eight years she came of age as America’s first daughter. No ditching of her Secret Service detail. No fa(...)

Car designers should take great succour from Google’s self-driving car, particularly the unending sneers and derision from the engineering set. For(...)

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Image of the week: Marchant mirth  The man laughing his head off is Paul Marchant, chief executive of Primark, and it’s not because he’s see(...)

Launched with some aplomb in last year’s Budget, the home renovation incentive (HRI) scheme is now up and running, with the Revenue Commissioner’s new(...)

Ingvar Kamprad: his departure  leaves the Ikea empire with no clear figurehead. Photograph: Chris Jackson/Getty Images

Ingvar Kamprad has stepped down from all formal roles at Ikea, leaving the Swedish furniture empire without its founder in a board position for the fi(...)

Ikea Ballymun, Dublin: company looking to expand its presence  in  the  Irish  market at Cherrywood  due to  the  success  of  its  first store  in  Ballymun.

Ikea, the Swedish household goods multiple, will not be permitted to proceed with its plans for a new 35,000sq m “flagship” store in the Cherrywood ar(...)

This dress on an online shopping site looks chic, and I want to buy it right away, but is it really me? Step into the River Island or the New Look or the, er, Ann Summers virtual fitting room

‘Maybe I want a pool in the backyard,” says the man demonstrating an augmented reality app. Everyone in the room, notwithstanding the fact that(...)

I met a vegetarian years ago who told me about a cooking ritual he and his wife enjoy. They put a fair slosh of very good olive oil i(...)