Authors Willy Vlautin, Catherine O’Flynn and Paul Lynch convey a strong sense of place

The humidity of Faulkner’s south; the moors of Wuthering Heights; the leafy lanes of John McGahern’s novels. Reading a story with an ingrained sens(...)

The browsing of social media services takes up an average of 56 minutes of the working day for more than 80 per cent of Irish employees, a report published today claims. Photograph: Sean Gallup/Getty Images.

The browsing of social media services takes up an average of 56 minutes of the working day for more than 80 per cent of Irish employees, a repo(...)