Thousands of households in east Cork have been issued a boil water notice amid concerns that the water supply in the area may be contaminated.  Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times.

Thousands of households in east Cork have been issued a boil water notice amid concerns that the water supply in the area may be contaminated. Irish (...)

Bishop of Cork and Ross John Buckley. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Refugees fleeing great hardship and violence, and coming to Europe must respect the values, law and traditions of the host countries, a Catholic bish(...)

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Lodge of love You’ll be tempted to never leave your room when you see the lakeside suites at the Lodge at Ashford Castle – not even for a wash. Thes(...)

The last Startup Nations Summit was held in Mexico last November. Photograph: startupnations.org

Taoiseach Enda Kenny will announce on Friday that Ireland has won a competitive global bid to co-host an international gathering of entrepreneurs and (...)

People working in the areas of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) need to highlight the variety of careers available for women in the sectors and encourage them in every way possible, a business executive has said. Image: Thinkstock.

People working in the areas of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) need to highlight the variety of careers available for women in the s(...)

Brian Veale, a native of Dungarvan in Co Waterford, was charged with the murder of Graham Johnson (41) at Cork Prison, Rathmore Road in Cork city on May 16th last. File photograph: The Irish Times

A 31-year-old man has been returned for trial charged with the murder of a father-of-three who died after being stabbed during a row in the kitchen o(...)

A former insurance adviser has been jailed for two years for his part in a series of staged car crashes in Cork city and county that led to insurance claims of more than €200,000 being made by a series of individuals. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

A former insurance adviser has been jailed for two years for his part in a series of staged car crashes in Cork city and county that led to insurance (...)

Vincent Morgain died in the Mercy University Hospital on September 15th, 2015, following injuries sustained in an assault five days earlier. Image: Google Streetview

A 37-year-old homeless French man died from traumatic brain injury due to a fall after an assault in Cork city centre last year, an inquest into the m(...)

Cork Chamber president, Barrie O’Connell said sustainable economic and community development was critical for the country. Photograph: Darragh Kane

Business group, Cork Chamber has called on the next government to end the “tax discrimination” of the self-employed by aligning USC and tax credits fo(...)

Kate Lawlor, the proprietor and head chef at Fenn’s Quay restaurant, said the banks were ‘crawling all over us looking for payments’.

This article is part of The Irish Times Meet the Voters series, profiling ten sample voters in a bid to track the impact of the 2016 General Election(...)