Attorneys for  Aisling Brady McCarthy said a doctor rewrote and revised his report on the death of  Rehma Sabir after another medical expert said the infant did not die from a rare genetic disorder. Photograph: Elise Amendola/AP

Attorneys for Irish nanny Aisling Brady McCarthy have said a doctor rewrote and revised his report on the death of toddler Rehma Sabir after another (...)

Páraic Duffy: “They’re [Australians] very positive about wanting to come to Ireland next year”

In an impressive, death-bed recovery the international rules series looks set to return to being staged annually. After the indignities of recent year(...)

People react positively at a watch party as US president Barack Obama outlines his executive actions on immigration in a televised address at Casa de Maryland in Hyattsville, US. Photograph: Jabin Botsford/ New York Times

Ireland’s Catholic bishops, Irish immigration centres in the United States and business interests there have welcomed President Barack Obama’s execut(...)

Aisling Brady McCarthy is charged with the January 2013 murder of Rehma Sabir while baby-sitting at the child’s home in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Photograph: Elise Amendola/AP Photo

Defence attorneys for Irish nanny Aisling Brady McCarthy yesterday asked a judge to hold a private hearing so they can question two medical experts to(...)

Team Mexico City’s winning proposal sees the public sharing its data to improve traffic flows

Perhaps it was a quirk of geography and history coming together or perhaps it was carefully stage managed to be so, but it was apposite that, in Berli(...)

An Apple watch at an Apple event in California. Technology has essentially shifted the profitability of the telephone and newspaper industries to Apple and Google

Several books about business have been written over the years with the title Blown to Bits. They have explored a common theme: how the internet threat(...)

Gordon Ramsay’s newest addition to the dining landscape Heddon Street Kitchen opened on November 8th in Mayfair

New London openings London’s dining scene is welcoming a slew of new openings this winter. US TV chef Judy Joo opens her first European venture(...)

Clontibret’s Conor McManus has won five Monaghan senior football championship medals. Photograph:Inpho.

The problem with being this good is finding the time to be, full stop. Clontibret’s Conor McManus is supposed to be taking it easy. Resting up, takin(...)

Pascal Donohoe (l), Minister for Transport Tourism and Sport , launching the Tourism Ireland mid-year review with Niall Gibbons CEO Tourism Ireland in Dublin in August this year. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Tourism Ireland chief executive Niall Gibbons was left bemused when an American radio host asked him: “I don’t want to put you on the spot here, Niall(...)

If there’s a word that makes you “cringe” (yep, that’s on the list) please cast your votes below and we’ll announce our banned word of 2015 next Wednesday, November 19th.

They’re the words that stick in your throat. The ones that leave you feeling a little dirty. The ones you’re definitely too old to use. The uncool. Th(...)