Breifne O’Brien leaves the Four Courts to be returned to Mountjoy prison  after losing his defence against the IBRC proceedings. Photograph: Collins/Courts

Irish Bank Resolution Corporation has secured summary judgment for €16.2 million against jailed businessman Breifne O’Brien. The application for ju(...)

Sir Jack Leslie (97), whose uncle, Capt Norman Leslie, was killed in the first World War, viewing the exhibition at the National Library. Photograph: Cyril Byrne /The Irish Times 2:53

Long before his contemporary namesake earned his uncompromising reputation, the name of Michael O’Leary was synonymous with belligerence. Cork-born(...)

 Louis O’Neill addresses staff at a presentation to mark his retirement in the Irish Times newsroom. Photograph: Frank Miller

Louis O’Neill (83), former group managing director and chief executive of The Irish Times, died yesterday at St Vincent’s hospital Dublin following a (...)

Ten questions: Aoibhinn Ní Shúilleabháin 3:19

Talking about what she doesn’t like about herself is so complicated it would take an hour, says TCD maths lecturer Aoibhinn Ní Shúilleabháin. The l(...)

In recent months, Savills has built up quite an offering at the upper end of the Monkstown, Co Dublin, property market and 2 Knapton Terrace is its la(...)

When the owners of 25 Monkstown Avenue bought the 1948-built house in 2001 they set about extending and renovating the property. They incorporated the(...)

To say a house has incredible style, or that it has been done up with great taste, depends, of course, on style and taste preferences. However, it’(...)

This will date me. I grew up with Wanderly Wagon which, along with Bosco (featuring the eponymous high-voiced red-haired puppet), was staple viewing f(...)

Auction ResultsWednesday, June 5th Bonhams, London. A Fabergé cigarette case, £205,250 (£150,000-£200,000). Tuesday, June 11th Sotheby’s, New York. Fi(...)

Artist Micheál Ó Nualláin at his home on Belgrave Square, Monkstown, Co Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Why should it matter who lived in a house before you? If memories and atmospheres are as easy to clear out as carpets, curtains and light fitti(...)