Beacon Hospital  non-executive chairman Colm Doherty. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill

The Beacon Hospital, the private hospital owned by entrepreneur Denis O’Brien, has appointed a new board led by non-executive chairman Colm Doherty, t(...)

Steve Collins, with his family including his wife Carmel, son Steve jnr and daughter Leanne,  outside the Special Criminal Court in Dublin.  Photograph:  Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Arguably the most dangerous criminal in the history of the Irish underworld, Wayne Dundon headed the McCarthy-Dundon murder machine that thought it wa(...)

The number of jobs has increased by 39 per cent in the indigenous sector in the past three years.

A skills shortages and lack of competitiveness threaten to undermine a fast-growing sector that could be pivotal in Ireland’s economic recovery, warn(...)

Prof Brian Fitzgerald: “There is a ‘get rich quick’ model where everyone wants to sell the company for 40 million rather than try and go to the next level.” Photograph: Sean Curtin

A report from the Irish Software Engineering Research Centre was launched this week that highlights how a global skills shortage is threatening one of(...)

Since February 2012 St James’s Hospital chief executive Brian Fitzgerald has received payments for his role as an adjunct assistant professor in implementation science at Trinity College Dublin, for which he is paid a flat rate of €30,000 per annum. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

The chief executive of St James’s Hospital in Dublin receives a €30,000 annual salary from Trinity College Dublin for his role as an adjunct assistan(...)

John Dundon is driven under escort from the Special Criminal Court yesterday after he was  sentenced to life in prison for the murder of rugby player Shane Geoghegan. Photograph: Eric Luke

John Dundon had tried everything to avoid this day of reckoning.He had gone to the highest courts available to defer his trial until next year. That f(...)

Tallaght hospital: The HSE ordered the hospital to carry out the review last year after it spent its full-year allocation in nine months. Photograph: David Sleator

Tallaght hospital in Dublin has received a €39 million debt write-off from the HSE after a review questioned its future financial viability because(...)

Rory Patterson scored a second-half hat-trick as FAI Cup holders Derry City won 4-0 at non-league Blarney United on Saturday afternoon to cruise safel(...)