Lakeland Dairies expects annual production of milk powders to increase by nearly 50 per cent to 130,000 tonnes once new €36 million facility becomes operational. Picture: Getty Images.

Cavan-based Lakeland Dairies, the State’s second largest co-op, is targeting a 30-40 per cent increase in production by 2020.With the ending of milk q(...)

Police have released pictures of the ducks.

Police in Newtownards, Co Down are investigating the theft of three ducks in Comber.The ducks - named Jemima, Pete and Agnus - were stolen from a nurs(...)

File photograph of two parrots at play . Photograph: Omar Saleem/EPA.

A 27-year-old man has been released on bail pending further inquiries following the theft of three parrots from the Seaforde Gardens and Tropical Butt(...)

In the past, Mark Francis ’s paintings have drawn us into an inner world in which the microscopic is writ large in strange, compelling, often o(...)