On duty: Lewis Merletti, between Hillary and Bill Clinton, during a ceremony to make the US president an honorary freeman of Dublin in 1995

Sleepy Dungarvan, on the Waterford coast, might seem an unusual location for a gathering of spooks and cops, but every two years it hosts a conference(...)

“I don’t think [excellence] is something we value enough in Ireland. It is not in our style to shout about it but the environment and the work ethic of our people is brilliant.” Roger Connor, GSK’s head of manufacturing and supply, at the company’s offices in Rathfarnham, Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke

Roger Connor came back to say thanks. It was a nice touch for a man who spends most of his time these days juggling a team of 27,000 people at (...)

A  man has been found dead in a cell at a Garda station in Co Waterford.

A man arrested after a public order disturbance has been found dead in a cell at the Garda station where he was being held.The death occurred this mor(...)