A distinctive and uniquely designed building opposite the former Jurys Hotel at Pembroke Road in Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, is to be offered for sale a(...)

From left: Anne Holohan (13), Stephen O’Connor (13), Maria McCann (10), Alexia Angelova (8), and Bailey Jones (7), The Art Academy, Rush, Co. Dublin, at the Texaco Children’s Art Competition Awards in Kilmainham, Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times 1:26

Some of Ireland’s most talented young artists gathered in the summer sunshine at the Royal Hospital Kilmainham, Dublin today to celebrate the prize wi(...)

Tyrone GAA player Jim Devlin in action courtesy of Coalisland Post.

“They were wild bad times,” shrugs Patsy Forbes, offering the common refrain as to why Jim Devlin, Tyrone’s lionhearted and crafty full back from the (...)

Shania Mc Donagh from Claremorris, Co Mayo, with her winning portrait in the Texaco Children’s Art Competition at the Hugh Lane Gallery, Dublin,  this week. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

She was hailed as one of the most talented artists of her generation this week and when you see her work, you understand why. Shania McDonagh ((...)

Texaco art winner Shania Mc Donagh left from Claremorris, Co Mayo with her winning portrait at the  Hugh Lane Gallery . Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times 1:01

Shania McDonagh (16) became one of the most successful artists in the 60-year history of the Texaco Children’s Art Competition when she was cho(...)

With Newbridge Credit Union dominating the headlines thanks to its swift transfer to Permanent TSB at the behest of the Central Bank, credit unions ha(...)

83 Pembroke Road, Ballsbridge. The distinctive three-storey modernist block will not be demolished. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

An Bord Pleanála has refused permission for the demolition of an early 1970s office block in the Ballsbridge area of Dublin after concluding tha(...)

The retirement took place at the weekend of Philip French, the distinguished film critic with London newspaper the Observer. As someone who had accumu(...)

Michéal Martin: “Whitegate provides one-third of all our transportation fuel and is a long-term principal supplier to the National Oil Reserves Agency. The threat to its future has serious implications for Ireland’s energy supply and consequently for our economy.”
he said.
 Photograph: Eric Luke

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin yesterday warned the proposed sale of Ireland’s only oil refinery at Whitegate in Cork Harbour could have serious im(...)

The Good and New cancer charity bus making its way through Barnesmore Gap between Ballybofey and Donegal Town during it's journey from Letterkenny to Galway. Photograph: Declan Doherty
Cancer: the toughest journey
  • Health
  • March 10, 2013, 16:18

It’s 7.15am at the Dry Arch filling station in Letterkenny and a hard frost is down outside. A lorry driver bounds in from the darkness, rubs (...)