Dingle marine biologist Kevin Flannery examines the Bearcat fish which resides in the Artic region. Mr Flannery has been awarded with an honorary MSc from UCC for his work on Irish marine life. Photograph: Don MacMonagle

He is more often seen holding some bug-eyed denizen of the deep, but on Thursday Kevin Flannery exchanged the pier-side for academia to accept an hono(...)

Mrs Brown’s Boys triumphed once again in the Christmas ratings in Ireland as it had also done in Britain.

Mrs Brown’s Boys triumphed once again in the Christmas ratings in Ireland as it had also done in Britain. The Mrs Brown’s Boys Christmas special on RT(...)

May 3rd, 1916: Bomb damage in Dublin following the Easter Rising. Photograph:  Topical Press Agency/Getty Images

More than 100 relatives of 1916 combatants met in Dublin yesterday to formalise a pressure group to lobby for inclusion and consultation on the Easter(...)

This lovely Victorian villa dating from 1860 has been home to visual arts educator Una Kelly and production manager John Kennedy for 21 years. (...)

The Central Park site in south Dublin: the largest single property asset to be offered for sale by Nama. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Nama has reportedly drawn up a shortlist of five potential buyers for its Central Park site in south Dublin, the largest single property asset to be o(...)

 Attending the launch of the Stuart Mangan Scholarship in UL  were  his brother  Keith Mangan, who is acting as a mentor, father  Brian Mangan and  former international  Keith Wood, also a mentor. Photograph: Alan Place

A university scholarship to support a paralysed student has been set up in memory of a Cork man who suffered a devastating spinal injury while play(...)

Michael’s been meditating for years. He’s one of a number of people I asked about the difference mindfulness has made to their lives.“I’m too sensitiv(...)

Mr Kossoff described the troubled history of the Dawson Street business as one of “enormous frustration”. Photograph Brenda Fitzsimons

Italian restaurant and deli chain Carluccio’s is examining sites for a new restaurant close to Dublin’s Grafton Street and is also keen to open in the(...)

Payment protection insurance promised to pay off loans and credit card debts in the event of illness or job loss. A review by the Central Bank has found €25 milion will be returned to customers.  Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Some €25 million is being returned to customers of 11 financial institutions after a partial review of the payment protection insurance (PPI) sector f(...)