Watch out: app developers have had to do a lot of re-imagining to cope with the Apple Watch’s small screen size. Photograph: Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images

Irish app developers are gearing up for the launch of the Apple Watch, with everything from podcast companion apps to travel software planned for the(...)

 Investec’s  Conor McCarthy has already raised about €15,500 for the Peter McVerry Trust, Temple Street children’s hospital and the Marymount hospice in Cork. Photograph: Jason Clarke.

Conor McCarthy, director of Investec’s corporate finance division in Dublin, is in for an extremely tough few days, beginning tomorrow.No, he’s not tr(...)

Donegal’s Eammon McGrath tries to evade Monaghan’s Kevin Loughran. Photograph: Inpho

Donegal 4-9 Monaghan 1-5Donegal qualified for their third successive Ulster U21 Football Championship final with a comfortable win over 14-man Monagha(...)

Each Saturday on irishtimes.com/weddings we'll report on couples’ love stories. We'll tell the tales and show the pictures of these fabul(...)

Pio Fitzgerald: “When I was standing on the flight deck [of a Boeing 747 from Shannon to New York] at the age of five I knew I wanted to be involved in airplanes. It captured my imagination.”

It’s not many of us that can claim to have decided on our career choice – and later fulfilled it – at the age of just five, but for Kerryman Pio Fi(...)

Norwegian Air Shuttle has chosen Dublin as the headquarters for its long-haul business

Norwegian Air Shuttle plans to increase employment at its Irish office, which will play a significant role in(...)

 Mayo’s Tommy Conroy celebrates scoring his side’s third goal of the game. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Mayo 3-19 Monaghan 1-12: Mayo’s rising generation of stars delivered a spectacular preview of what may lie ahead for the county’s long-suffering suppo(...)

As part of an expansion plan, Air Asia X will add 13 Airbus A330 aircraft in total this year and next to take its fleet to 23 aircraft by 2014. Photograph:  Bazuki Muhammad/Reuters

AirAsia co-founder Conor McCarthy has said the Malaysian company’s long-haul budget carrier AirAsia X, which raised nearly 988 million ringgit (€235 m(...)

Dermot Ahern, former TD and Minister for Justice, in Blackrock, Co Louth. Photographs: Dara Mac Dónaill

In all my working life,whether as a solicitor, a TD or a minister, I cannot recall taking a day off work because of illness. My job never kept me awak(...)

Michael Conlan and Paddy Barnes are both named in the Ireland squad for the European Elite Championships in Belarus. Photograph:   Kelvin Boyes/Inpho/Presseye

Ireland’s three men’s Olympic medallists will all be action at the European Elite Championships after being included in a 10-man squad for the tour(...)