Hiqa inspectors have found major instances of non-compliance  in nursing homes in Co Dublin, Co Cork, Co Limerick and Co Mayo. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Major instances of non-compliance with standards have been found in nursing homes in Co Dublin, Co Cork, Co Limerick and Co Mayo, a series of reports (...)

Author Aidan Higgins: his novel Langrishe Go Down (1966), about four spinster sisters living in a decaying Big House at Celbridge, has been described as “a great modern Irish classic”.

The writer Aidan Higgins has died aged 88. A member of Aosdána, he had lived in Kinsale, Co Cork since 1986. Born in Celbridge, Co Kildare, in March(...)

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(...)

There are property bubbles, and then there’s Kinsale. Or so agent Malcolm Tyrell of Coholan Downing says of the forthcoming sale by public tender o(...)

They were married in July in an outdoor humanist ceremony, in Kinsale, Co Cork.

Róisín (31), a legal recruiter who grew up in Ardclough, Co Kildare met Welshman Greg (34), director of his recruitment business, in London, where (...)

ACC Loan Management (ACCLM), formerly ACCBank, is seeking the judgment order against Peter and Tracy Kingston, of Craden Hill, Nohoval, Kinsale, Co Cork.  Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

A couple are facing a demand for summary judgment for around €2.4 million arising out of loan facilities secured on part of their dairy farm. ACC Loan(...)

Carlton Hotel and Spa, close to the holiday town of Kinsale, Co Cork

The profitable Carlton Hotel and Spa, close to the holiday town of Kinsale, Co Cork, along with 19 holiday houses, is to be offered for sale on the i(...)

An 18-year-old man has been arrested after a number of shots were fired at gardaí from a house in Kinsale, Co Cork last night.Gardaí were responding t(...)

Georgina Campbell (fifth from left) with some of the  winners gathered for the announcement of the Georgina Campbell Awards 2015  in Dublin this morning. Photograph: Paul Sherwood

Award for services to Irish food and hospitality: Bill and Isabelle Kelly, Kelly’s Hotel, Rosslare, Co WexfordHotel of the Year: Beech Hill House Hote(...)

Pat Broderick and his wife Mary collecting over €7 million in 2011: he left his job as a postman a few days later

Pat Broderick has always been a dedicated Lotto player. He has played the National Lottery game every week for as long as he can remember, putting (...)