The ultimate test of media plurality is not who owns what, although that certainly matters. It is whether vital stories that could be told are being told

‘Paddy likes to know the full story,’ said Enda Kenny famously. But Paddy’s chances of getting the full story are reduced by factors identified in a n(...)

The report says Denis O’Brien enjoys a dominant position within the print and commercial radio sector. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Concentration of media ownership in Ireland poses a “high risk” to diversity of opinion, according to a report compiled by a Dublin City University le(...)

The next director general of RTE is expected to be Dee Forbes, an Irishwoman who is currently head of the Discovery Channel in Europe.

Dee Forbes, the Irishwoman who is currently head of the Discovery Channel in Europe, has been appointed the next director general of RTÉ. The RTÉ bo(...)

 Robert Pitt, chief executive at the Independent News and Media (INM) Group AGM in Dublin.Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Independent News & Media (INM) saw pre-tax profits jump nearly 30 per cent to €37.4 million last year on the back of digital advertising revenue g(...)

Ergo co-founder John Purdy

Dublin-based cloud computing firm Ergo, which bought customer relationship management specialist iSite last year, expects the acquisition to add €8(...)

Garda officers at the scene of the shooting of Eddie Hutch  on Poplar Row in Dublin’s  North Strand. Two journalists at Independent News & Media hwho have been reporting on recent gang violence have had threats made on their lives, the group’s editor-in-chief said. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire.

A newspaper editor has said it is frightening to think that journalists are having threats made on their lives some 20 years after the murder of Veron(...)

Independent News & Media (INM) released a statement on Thursday evening saying a number of its reporters were formally notified by gardaí their “safety is at risk from organised criminals”. File photograph:

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has condemned threats reportedly made against two reporters at Independent News & Media (INM). INM released a statement on T(...)

Regional publisher Johnston Press has confirmed it is in advanced talks to buy cut-price British national daily newspaper i for around £24 million. (...)

Last week The Irish Times revealed the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission (GSOC) had viewed two journalists’ phone records without the journalists’ knowledge or consent on foot of a complaint about reports on the death of model Katy French in 2007. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Taoiseach Enda Kenny said it may be appropriate to change legislation which allows Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission (GSOC) accessing of journalists(...)

Denis O’Brien or his companies became entangled in an array of legal actions and controversies in 2015. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The past year was, without doubt, the most eventful yet in the entrepreneurial career of Denis O’Brien, who is Ireland’s richest and most successful b(...)