Ronnie Masterson, who has died aged 87, was one of the best-known stage actor of her generation in Ireland from the 1940s to the 1970s, who the(...)

Michael Noonan has reasons to be cheerful, the Labour Party perhaps less so on the poll figures so far. Photograph: PA

There are different messages for the two Government parties in this week’s Irish Times Ipsos MRBI poll. For Fine Gael it is almost all good but for th(...)

Joan Burton and Eamon Gilmore attend a protest against changes in medical card eligibility for the elderly in 2008. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Whatever happens in October’s budget one thing is certain: the old age pension will not be cut. Some cuts in the overall welfare budget are inevitable(...)

Vincent Dowling: credited with launching Tom Hanks’s career, having directed him in a student production at California State University. Photograph: Tony Gavin

The actor and director Vincent Dowling came to national prominence as “Christy” in the long-running Raidió Éireann soap (...)

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