Australia will run at Leopardstown on Saturday week.  Photograph:  Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire.

Australia has been confirmed as a definite starter in the €1 million QIPCO Irish Champion Stakes at Leopardstown on Saturday week.The presence of Aida(...)

Actress Lauren Bacall has died oaged 89 years old. Photograph: by Baron/Getty Images 1:27

Lauren Bacall, the actress whose provocative glamour elevated her to stardom in Hollywood’s golden age and whose lasting mystique put her on a plateau(...)

Shaun Doherty, managing director of Highland Radio

Highland Radio’s licence for the north Donegal region has been renewed by the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI). The lengthy process included a (...)

 Tony Zappala:  said Highland had introduced some of its existing American and European company portfolio to the IDA to see if they could expand here.

Highland Capital Partners Europe has closed its €250 million European Tech Growth Fund, with backing from the National Treasury Management Agency and (...)

Recruitment of doctors in the Highlands has proven to be a nightmare, even though the posts pay £75,000 a year, plus a  “golden hello” bonus of about £5,000

It is, perhaps, the stuff of a successful TV series: a doctor comes to a remote, beautiful area, becoming embedded, even loved, in the local community(...)

I was in my room the other day, trying to figure out who my spirit animal truly is. I thought carefully about my relationship with various animals – w(...)

Hunter Mahan hits his drive on the 12th hole during the first round of the Travelers Championship held at TPC River Highlands  in Cromwell, Connecticut. Photograph:   Michael Cohen/Getty Images

Pádraig Harrington shot a four-under-par 66 in the opening round of the Traveler at TPC River Highlands. The Dubliner managed six birdies and a coupl(...)

Celtic’s Anthony Stokes celebrates his goal with team mate  Emilio Izaguirre at Tannadice Park. Photograph:  Danny Lawson/PA Wire

St Johnstone claimed third spot in the Scottish Premier League - and the final Europa League berth - after ending the season with a 2-0 victory(...)

Johnny Murtagh

The hugely-successful niche Johnny Murtagh is carving out for himself at the centre of a new training operation can be emphasised once again at(...)