More than  30,000 republicans were involved in the conflict in Northern Ireland, any of whom could have been abusers, Pádraig MacLochlainn told Newstalk

Why is Sinn Féin being singled out here? It’s most unfair. You can’t expect a political party/republican movement the size of Sinn Fein to know about (...)

Ian Bailey arriving at the Four Courts yesterday for the third week of his High Court action for damages. Photograph: Collins

Journalist Ian Bailey has said he has no recall of writing the words: “Back in print again, hip hip hooray” after doing interviews with a journalist (...)

Broadcaster Pat Kenny  denied  his decision to join Newstalk was motivated by money

Broadcaster Pat Kenny has said it’s “no secret” that he was hit hard by Ireland’s economic crash.Kenny, who several weeks ago sparked a media stir by (...)

Pat Kenny’s move to Newstalk will see RTÉ’s spend on “top talent“ fall by in the region of €600,000 each year.  Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

The decision by broadcaster Pat Kenny not to renew his contract with RTÉ has been described by a senior station executive as “very significant” and “(...)

RTÉ has confirmed it was €65.2 million in the red last year following a major restructuring of the company.

RTÉ has confirmed it was €65.2 million in the red last year following a major restructuring of the company.The net deficit emerged in the broadcaster’(...)

Participants in an anti-abortion demonstration in Dublin in January.  Photograph: Alan Betson

The sheer heartlessness of the proposed abortion legislation was exposed this week on RTÉ radio. Broadcaster Pat Kenny asked Minister fo(...)

At the start of the Console cycle from Grand Canal Dock today were, from left, restaurateur Peter Caviston, Eamon Coghlan, Pat Kenny and Derry Clarke. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

More than 100 cyclists including broadcaster Pat Kenny and Senators Eamon Coghlan and John Whelan took part in a charity cycle to raise funds for s(...)