Fire officers reported a wheelchair stored in the hallway and a walker frame in the front room of a house at Silverdale Road, Ballinlough, Cork, where the body of a man was found.  File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A man aged 78 has been found dead following a fire at his home in Cork. The man who lived alone in the house on Silverdale Road, Ballinlough was found(...)

About 300,000  Three Ireland customers were affected by the disruption which started in the afternoon and carried on until 7.45pm.

Ireland’s second-biggest mobile network has suffered its second major disruption in less than a month. Three Ireland said “unauthorised” work by BT on(...)

Armagh manager Kieran McGeeney: his side has more options at its disposal and also have greater recent experience of playing Croke Park. Photograph: Inpho

AFL Division Three finalFermanagh v Armagh, Croke Park, 7.15Armagh’s immediate return to Division Two was no great surprise but Fermanagh have done we(...)

From left: John Rockett, Zamano chairman, Michael Connolly, chief financial officer and Ross Conlon, chief executive, at the firm’s most recent agm Photograph: Aidan Crawley/The Irish Times

Zamano, the Dublin-listed mobile services company, has agreed a deal with Three to allow the company’s technology be used as a conduit by e-commerce p(...)

The network problems which led to major disruption for almost 2 million customers of Three Mobile yesterday have been resolved, the company has said. Photograph: Bloomberg

The network problems which led to major disruption for almost 2 million customers of Three Mobile yesterday have been resolved, the company has said.A(...)

The failure of the Three mobile phone network triggered a flurry of activity on social media. Photograph: Bloomberg

Ireland’s second largest mobile phone network was down for much of Monday, resulting in many of Three Mobile’s two million Irish customers experiencin(...)

Spain’s Telefonica said it will sell British telecom giant O2 to Hong Kong group Hutchison Whampoa for £10 billion in a deal that could create Britain’s biggest mobile phone firm. (Photograph: JOHN D MCHUGH/AFP/Getty Images)

Li Ka-shing’s Hutchison Whampoa agreed to acquire Telefonica SA’s O2 unit, creating the UK’s biggest wireless provider by customers and marking a mil(...)

Robert Finnegan:  discovered his inner rock star. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times
Finnegan’s awake

Robert Finnegan, chief executive of the mobile operator Three Ireland, discovered his inner rock star at the 3Lounge in the Aviva stadium following th(...)

Chief executive of Three Ireland Robert Finnegan said: “Three is investing €300 million to build a state of the art superfast network.”  Photograph: Mark Maxwel

Former 02 Ireland customers will have access to 4G for the first time in June as the merger of the company by Three nears completion. There’s been pl(...)

Electric Picnic: three-day event. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Three, the mobile phone company that last year swallowed up bigger rival O2, really does take its name seriously when it comes to sponsorships. It is (...)