(Left to right) Maura Canning, Ciara Doherty,  Fiona Coghlan, Dr Angie Brown, Kathryn Thomas and  Norah Casey at the launch of the  Irish Heart Fooundation’s Red Alert campaign. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times. 2:15

Almost 90 per cent of women in Ireland do not know heart disease and stroke are the biggest causes of death among females in the country, according to(...)

Geraldine Kennedy, former editor of The Irish Times, will  present with the Mary Cummins Award at the Women in Media event. Photograph: Valerie O’Sullivan

The third Women in Media conference is this year inviting men to discuss the common challenges and issues that they both face working in the media and(...)

History in picture-postcard bites: Simon Delaney in Tales of Irish Castles

Memo to those who feel like complaining that in The Meaning of Life (RTÉ One, Sunday) Gay Byrne doesn’t come over all Paxman and skewer the Taoiseach (...)

Norah Casey:  delicious slip. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Even retailers have been infected by the optimism that has swept the Irish economy, if Ibec’s Retail Industry Ireland conference in Dublin this week (...)

Norah Casey: the Harmonia publisher was recognised by Magazines Ireland

Publisher and broadcaster Norah Casey has been awarded a lifetime achievement award by her peers in the magazine industry. The owner of Harmoni(...)

Vicars with funny false teeth and a trio of bewildered priests on a remote island are fine in their gently humorous way, but for the former Con(...)