Rabhach's Glen, Beara Peninsula Map: OSI Discovery Series, sheet 84. Start & finish: The end of a third(...)

Private John Nash is my great-uncle. His brother, Michael, is my late-maternal grandfather. My mother Bridget Nash Riordan is from Rossmore Island, Ta(...)

The ring of Kerry takes on a whole new meaning under the skilled hands of jeweller Paul Kelly (who is also a part-time mussel fisherman on the Bear(...)

Hand told gardaí he had been in the field on the night, 150m away from the ringfort, moving loose stones in a wheelbarrow, the court heard

Kerry county councillor and publican Danny Healy-Rae has been convicted of allowing people to consume alcohol “after hours” in his premises at Main St(...)

Michael Carvill , managing director Kenmare Resources. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/Irish Times

Dublin-based Kenmare Resources has announced the extension of a deadline to finalise a deal with lenders on restructuring its debt.The exploration com(...)

The funeral of former Kerry South TD Jackie Healy-Rae is led by Jackie’s pony ‘Peig’ past his pub in Kilgarvan village. Photograph: Eamonn Keogh/MacMonagle

He was buried wearing the cap. It could not have been any other way. Charlie Chaplin had his bowler. John Wayne had his Stetson. And Jackie Healy-Rae (...)

The Moma mine, in the northern Nampula province, produces ilmenite and rutile, used in steelmaking, as well as zircon, which can be used in television and computer screens.

Irish mining company Kenmare Resources, which has its main project in Mozambique, has been criticised by the Washington-based Center for Public Integr(...)

The presidential suite at Dublin’s Marker Hotel

Presidential Suite, The Marker Hotel, Dublin At 129sq m it’s about the size of a typical family home, spread across two bedrooms, with an entra(...)

Walks: Bear island in autumn
  • Travel
  • November 1, 2014, 01:00

I have a penchant for visiting islands on one of those “pet days” that occur throughout the “bleak midwinter”. Starting off the day with a ferry cross(...)

Dredge mining at Kenmare Resources’ Moma mine in the northern Mozambican province of Nampula. Photograph: Kenmare Resources

It has been a challenging few years for Kenmare with a major decline in mineral prices and production issues weighing on the company’s fortunes.Howeve(...)