Permanent TSB was weighed down by exceptionals in its full-year figures, and slipped 7.28 per cent to €2.80. Photograph:  Alan Betson

European shares advanced for the first day in three as investors speculated on further stimulus from the European Central Bank when it meets on Thursd(...)

Independent TD Danny Healy-Rae celebrates on the shoulders of supporters including his  brother Michael who was re-elected earlier. Photograph: Domnick Walsh/Eye Focus

Fine Gael Minister of State Jimmy Deenihan has lost his Dáil seat in Kerry. Fianna Fáil’s John Brassil, Fine Gael’s Brendan Griffin and Sinn Féin Ma(...)

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin on the campaign trail in Killarney, Co Kerry, with one of the party’s candidates, Cllr Norma Foley. Photograph: Valerie O’Sullivan

The winter storms have taken their toll. Near Rosscahill on the Lakes of Killarney, half a dozen rowing boats have sunk in the water, only their prows(...)

Kenmare said it continues to monitor and manage its liquidity positions and currently retains the support of its lenders

Irish titanium and zircon miner Kenmare Resources has defaulted on its debts after failing to reach agreement with lenders on a new deleveraging plan (...)

A body has been found by searchers looking for a man in his 50s who is missing after a boat capsized in Kenmare Bay. File photograph: Irish Marine Emergency Service

The man whose body has been recovered in Kenmare Bay, where a boat capsized on Sunday, has been named as Bill Topham. Mr Topham (55) was a married ma(...)

The Art O’Neill Challenge January 15th-16th A 55km night hike/run out of Dublin into the Wicklow mountains to Glenmalure artoneillchallenge.ie Biki(...)

Tom Ahern and his wife Kathleen with their six children and 18 of their 20 grandchildren.

I landed in New York on May 3rd 1955 after a not so pleasant five day voyage on board SS America. I was so sea sick for three days, I did not care whe(...)

Perth-based miner Iluka Resources said it had pulled out of a proposed acquisition of Kenmare, after Kenmare indicated its largest shareholder wouldn’t support the deal. (Photograph: Aaron Bunch/Getty Images)

Kenmare Resources said on Monday it has secured a $100 million (€92m) investment from the Sultanate of Oman as it announced plans for a further capit(...)

A pair of seagulls brave Storm Desmond in Greystones, Co Wicklow. Photograph:  Nick Bradshaw

Conditions in Kerry are worsening as Storm Desmond sweeps across the country. The 64-bed Cuil Didin nursing home in Tralee, on the N70 Tralee to Cas(...)

115 Grafton Street: new tenant will trade out of 162sq m (1,746sq ft) on the ground floor and 91sq m (987sq ft) at mezzanine level. The basement area is to be used for storage.

The bottom section of Dublin’s Grafton Street is to get a shot in the arm with the letting of the former Spar shop to the fast growing GlenAran compan(...)