The closed shutters of Clerys  in O’Connell Street, Dublin.  Photograph: Aidan Crawley/The Irish Times

A group of Clerys concession holders have written to the company’s liquidators, KPMG, seeking details on the whereabouts of their May takings, which t(...)

Leicester City’s Leonardo Ulloa celebrates his goal against Swansea. Photo: Ryan Browne/PA Wire

Premier League round-up: Leonardo Ulloa grabbed his first Premier League goal since St Stephen’s Day Day as Leicester climbed off the bottom of the ta(...)

Essendon’s Dustin Fletcher seen above representing Australia in the International Rules series, has along with Jobe Watson and 32 other players been cleared by an AFL anti doping tribunal. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

An anti-doping tribunal has thrown out drugs charges against 34 professional Australian Rules footballers who were swept up in a sweeping probe that h(...)

Niall Phelan, co-founder Rye River Brewery Company

Rye River Brewery, based in Co Kildare, produces a number of beers under the McGargles brand. The group, established in 2013, employs 47 people and (...)

JJB Sports went into administration in 2012 with the loss of more than 2,000 jobs following mounting losses and debts

The former chief executive of failed retailer JJB Sports, once a British household name, was sentenced to four years in prison on Monday for a £1 mill(...)

George Boyd of Burnley scores the opening goal against Newcastle United at Turf Moor. Photograph:  Chris Brunskill/Getty Images

Burnley 1 Newcastle United 1Burnley climbed out of the bottom three despite letting a half-time lead slip against Newcastle. With the teams just above(...)

Bob Geldof addressing delegates at the One Young World 2014 Conference at the Convention Centre in Dublin yesterday. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Thirty years after he founded Band Aid people in poorer countries are still dying because they are poor Bob Geldof told the attendees of the One Young(...)

Former President of Ireland Mary Robinson and singer Bob Geldof watch the flag ceremony by delegates at the One Young World 2014 Conference at the Convention Centre in Dublin. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The skies opened over the capital this afternoon meaning many of the young delegates attending the One Young World Summit were soaked as they made the(...)

 Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge could return from a thigh injury to play some part in the Merseyside derby on Saturday. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

SATURDAY Arsenal (4) v Tottenham (9) Arsenal expect to have midfielder Mathieu Flamini back from a dead leg. Defenders Kieran Gibbs and Per Merte(...)

The American poet Wallace Stevens once remarked that “the true religious force in the world is not the church but the world itself”. The British poet (...)