Michael Lowry has lodged proceedings  against Independent News & Media over its publication of the so-called Lowry tapes. File photograph:  Collins Courts

Tipperary TD Michael Lowry has lodged proceedings in the High Court against Independent News & Media (INM) in connection with its publication of t(...)

Jimmy Deenihan: “It is abundantly clear that this House stands four square behind the French people in its time of national crisis”

The Seanad hit the right note. Dáil Éireann made a meal out of the occasion. Although to be fair to a lot of TDs, this was the Government’s idea. (...)

Gender difference: “Feminism achieved great things where the legislation, customs and practices had been discriminatory. But all these years later, the invisible woman is still a phenomenon in Irish public life.” Photograph: Getty Images

To Have and to Have Not would have taken its place in the canon of B movies were it not for one of the most explicit and iconic movie lines ever. Laur(...)

Fionnan Sheahan replaces Claire Grady, who unexpectedly stepped down as editor in August after just a year in the job.

Political journalist Fionnan Sheahan has been appointed editor of the Irish Independent while the paper’s executive editor, Cormac Bourke, has been ap(...)

Sunday Independent journalists bid farewell to editor Anne Harris lastnight. Photograph: David Conachy

Anne Harris, the editor of The Sunday Independent, received a “knock down” from her staff on Saturday night as she ended her career leading the countr(...)

Taylor Swift: “I’m not willing to contribute my life’s work to an experiment.”   Photograph: Ian West/PA Wire

“Denis O’Brien is the major shareholder in INM. In theory, with 29 per cent of the shares, he does not control it. In practice, he does.”Outgoing Sund(...)

Independent News & Media is set to announce that it is planning to advertise for a new editor of the country’s biggest selling newspaper as its current editor Anne Harris nears the end of her three year contract.

Independent News & Media is set to announce that it is planning to advertise for a new editor of the country’s biggest selling newspaper as its cu(...)

Michael Lowry: former Fine Gael minister is charged with four counts of knowingly filing incorrect tax returns. Senior counsel Patrick Treacy argues, “There was a fundamental obstruction of the administration of justice.”  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

CONOR KANE Former Fine Gael minister Michael Lowry wants the tax case mounted against him to be investigated by the DPP because of three State agencie(...)

Castlemartin, Co Kildare: a labour of love for Sir Anthony O’Reilly, restored at a cost of many millions from being semi-derelict in 1972.

In July 1983 Tony O’Reilly hosted Henry Kissinger, the American diplomat and former secretary of state to Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford, in his belove(...)

The death of Bernie Guerin (84) meant “the passing of another wonderful Irish mother,” said Fr Michael O’Grady at her funeral Mass in the Church of(...)