Chelsea’s Brazilian players Willian, David Luiz, Ramires and Oscar have all been named in Felipe Scolari’s 23-man squad for the World Cup. Photograph: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

All four of Chelsea’s Brazilian players have been named in coach Felipe Scolari 23-man squad for this summer’s World Cup in the South American nation.(...)

Chelsea’s Demba Ba (hidden) celebrates with coach Jose Mourinho and team mates after scoring the second goal for the team during their Champions League quarter-final second leg soccer match against Paris St Germain at Stamford Bridge. Photograph:   Stefan Wermuth/Reuters

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho lauded his much-maligned strike force and even compared Demba Ba to Didier Drogba after the Senegal striker fire(...)

Irish Times photographer Paddy Whelan: “always came back with magical pictures”. Photograph: Frank Miller

The death has taken place of former Irish Times photographer Paddy Whelan. Whelan (78) was a staff photographer with this newspaper for almost 30 yea(...)

The Central Bank has outlined a series of new rules for debt management firms

The Central Bank is preparing to move against debt management companies which have been allowed set up in the Republic in recent years without offerin(...)

Words we use: Dottle

Dottle is an an interesting word, still used in various dialects in Ireland, Scotland and England. It means a plug, a stopper. Maxwell, a Scott(...)

Inc: No World

Los Angeles brothers and seasoned session musicians Andrew and Daniel Aged are spot on with the release of their debut album. (...)