A gluten-free lunchbox:  Rosanna Davison was criticised on social media after being quoted as saying gluten was “the bad guy responsible for a huge range of medical conditions from autism spectrum disorders to schizophrenia to arthritis”. She later said her views were “miscommunicated”. Photograph: Getty Images/Dorling Kindersley.

Claims that gluten in people’s diet is to blame for conditions such as autism, schizophrenia and arthritis have been rejected by a leading Irish-train(...)

Roy Keane at the launch of the SSE Airtricity Under-17 National League at FAI Headquarters in Abbotstown yesterday. Keane called for more Irish players to be playing at top level. Photo: Donall Farmer/INPHO
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  • July 28, 2015, 08:07

Jim McGuinness: Cork the victims of a flawed competition format In today’s paper the former Donegal manager poses the question why the All-Irel(...)

Ciaran Kelly pictured with Sean Kelly (no relation) in 2005.

Irish amateur cyclist Ciaran Kelly has been banned for four years from competition after testing positive test for Clenbuterol in April 2014. The ba(...)

More than 800 insurance practitioners and industry observers in 54 countries, including Ireland, were questioned for the study.

Cyber risks are Irish insurance companies’ biggest concern, according to a study by accountancy firm PwC and the Centre for the Study of Financial Inn(...)

At the publication of PricewaterhouseCooper’s  2015 CEO Pulse Survey are (from left) managing partner Feargal O’Rourke, advisory partner  Paul Tuite and Richard Bruton, Minister for Jobs, Enterprise & Innovation.   Photograph:  Maxwells.

Chief executives at many of Ireland’s biggest companies are feeling increasingly confident about the economy and about prospects for their own busines(...)

Kildare team celebrate victory in the Electric Ireland Leinster GAA Football Minor Championship Final, Croke Park on Sunday Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Kildare 2-15 Longford 1-9 Jimmy Hyland was the stand-out performer with eight points as Kildare secured their second Leinster minor football title suc(...)

Celestial Green, which generates what it calls carbon benefits from avoided deforestation in the Amazonia region of Brazil, had a shareholders’ deficit of €278,198 at the end of 2013. Photograph: Mario Tama/Getty Images

Celestial Green Ventures, the Irish company involved in carbon credit trading associated with a project in the Amazon forest, has said it believes (...)

Derry City manager Peter Hutton.

Given that his side has stolen something of a march on all of its rivals in the injury-crisis stakes, Peter Hutton is clearly pleased to be sitting o(...)

Moorefield’s Ronan Sweeney and Sean Campbell of Sarsfields in action during the Kildare county final at St Conleth’s Park. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Sarsfields 1-13 Moorefield 0-16 Sarsfields manager John Crofton was quick afterwards to declare the glass half-full. He pointed out that it was the f(...)

According to the company’s website, Celestial Green specialises in the development of natural capital conservation projects involving the creation of credits associated with reduced deforestation in the Amazon basin. Photograph: Getty Images

The auditors to a Dublin carbon credits company, Celestial Green Ventures plc, have said expenditure by the company for which there was no invoices or(...)