Mr Justice Paul Gilligan granted an ex parte application by lawyers for The Irish Times Ltd for permission to serve short notice of the proceedings against Times Newspapers Ltd and returned the matter to later this month.

The Irish Times has initiated proceedings against Times Newspapers Ltd in the High Court over alleged intended use by the UK publisher of the title Th(...)

Former editor of The Irish Times Geraldine Kennedy arrives at the Dail for her appearance before the banking inquiry. Photograph:  Bryan Meade/The Irish Times 2:26

Editorial standards at The Irish Times in the years leading up to the financial crash in 2008 were not compromised by revenue from property advertisin(...)

The closure of ‘Metro Herald’ will result in the loss of 13 jobs.

Dublin newspaper Metro Herald will cease publishing this week. Friday’s edition of the freesheet will be its last, according to the joint venture comp(...)

The Irish Times Ltd  recorded an operating profit of €2.7 million in 2013, up from €1.7 million a year earlier. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The Irish Times Ltd made a pretax profit of €5.4 million in 2013 as group revenues rose 3.6 per cent to €84.4 million. Higher income from contr(...)

 ‘The Irish Times’ managed to slightly outperform the market in terms of advertising. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

The Irish Times Ltd recorded an operating profit of €1.7 million last year, down from €2.5 million a year earlier, as newspaper advertising revenue fe(...)