Intel’s job-cuts plan comes as firm grapples with falling demand for personal computers and looks to refocus on more profitable business, such as cloud computing, which allows people and businesses store and access data online.  Photograph: Dave Meehan

Intel’s almost 5,200 Irish workers and long-term contractors are unlikely to learn for weeks the total number of jobs that will be lost across its op(...)

Nissan Qashqai: reader has experienced a litany of problems

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Mike Keady (Moycullen) is presented with the Connacht Cup by Kathleen Reynolds. Also pictured, from left: Eugene Nolan, Connacht Angling Council and Martin Kinneavey, Chairman, Connacht Angling Council. Photograph: Michael Donnelly

Following a review of its fish farming operations, Inland Fisheries Ireland (IFI) has decided to phase out the facility over the coming years. Instea(...)

Census 2016: The recent social media campaign which urged people to tick ‘No religion’, failed to understand that views on religion are not black and white.  Picture Nick Bradshaw

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 There will be revised schedules on all routes to and from Heuston Station on Saturday and Sunday due to line improvement works between Hazelhatch and Portlaoise. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Rail commuters are set for a bank holiday weekend of travel disruption with works curtailing services to and from Connolly and Heuston stations. Iris(...)

Intel confirmed Ireland would be impacted by the company cuts and that employees would be notified “within 72 hours of May 4th” in relation to job losses.  Photograph: Reuters

Hundreds of jobs are set to go at Intel’s Irish operations as part of a global restructuring by the computer chip giant. Staff are now awaiting detai(...)

 People protest against the diversion of €12m from the State’s mental health budget, outside Leinster House, Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Hundreds gathered outside Leinster House on Thursday to protest the removal of €12 million from the State’s mental health budget for 2016. Orchestrat(...)

In a major coup for Dublin, Marija Aslimoska of Parfumarija has secured the rights to sell products from one of the oldest and most famous pharmacies in the world, Santa Maria Novella in Florence

Florentine Fragrances In a major coup for Dublin, Marija Aslimoska of Parfumarija in the Westbury Centre has secured the rights to sell the fragrance(...)

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses and anyone with information to contact Naas Garda Station on 045-884300 The Garda Confidential Line, 1800 666111 or any Garda Station.

A man in his 30s died overnight after the car he was driving left the road and entered the Royal Canal. Gardaí and emergency services were alerted to(...)

The  site in the village of Ardclough, Co Kildare

Knight Frank is seeking €1,275,000 for a mixed-use development site in the village of Ardclough, Co Kildare. The 16.4 acres involved has planning pe(...)