David Byrne: one of the few musicians still fighting the fight on behalf of musicians

One of the most important voices is usually missing from any of the ongoing debates about the music business. Be it the chatter around streaming ro(...)

Ed Byrne and Glen Reid, co-founders of So Sell It, with Minister for Jobs  Richard Bruton announcing that the Dublin-based start-up is expanding into the UK

Irish start-up So Sell It, which allows users to buy, swap, sell and get direct offers for their goods online, has expanded its operations into the UK(...)

Top row: Rory Gallagher, Public Enemy and David Bowie; bottom row: John Coltrane, The Rolling Stones and Aretha Franklin. Photographs: Fin Costello/Redferns, Suzie Gibbons/Redferns, Richard E Aaron/Redferns, Gai Terrell/Redferns and Estate of Keith Morris/Redferns, all via Getty Images

Every minute of the day more than 100 hours of video is uploaded to YouTube. It’s an inventory that will include a huge swathe of this, that and th(...)

Each of the six men won €83,000 in the National Lottery after buying their first ticket as a syndicate last Friday.

Six twenty-something financial service workers have scooped €500,000 on the National Lottery’s EuroMillions Plus draw.It was the first time they playe(...)

On Friday, the death toll from the Ebola virus  passed the 3,000 mark, six months after the outbreak began. Photograph: Tommy Trenchard/The New York Times

Former Irish European commissioner David Byrne has called on Ireland and other EU states to do more to fight the outbreak of the deadly Ebola v(...)

He’s British when he wins and Scottish when he loses, but on the day of the Scottish independence referendum, it appears tennis star Andy Murray is in(...)

Stylised opera: St. VincentPhotograph:  by Andrew Benge/Redferns via Getty Images)

“You could review this as theatre,” says the guy beside me - and he’s a playwright. It’s one hell of a show. St Vincent, or Annie Clarke (...)

Laura Conlon-McKenna: Vodafone’s launch of 4G services is “a really exciting development. We are seeing many of our customers rolling out more complex and innovative solutions as a result”

The launch of 4G services by Vodafone last year was good news for many mobile data users who had been suffering from poor speeds and coverage in vario(...)

Research identifies key factors that affect the timing of a person’s decision to move out of their parents’ home

As many as 20,000 more people in their 20s and 30s moved out of their parents’ homes in 2011 compared to 2006 because the fall in rents caused by the (...)

Not long after her appointment in May, Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald committed the Government to implementing a comprehensive programme of change in the department. Photograph: Eric Luke

The clear and decisive findings of the expert report into the Department of Justice have had the immediate result of prompting secretary general Brian(...)