Richie Boucher: interviewed for NYT pullout

Speaking of US-Irish relations, the denizens of New York were treated, if that’s the word, to a celebration of our State’s economic exploits last week(...)

Review: Reckoners

Reckoners The Lir ***The luridly imagined, tribally riven town of The Stra is busily tearing itself apart. On a set like a crumpled war zone, Conal Mc(...)

Sir Roger Casement: Irish prisoners of war in Germany were furious when he denounced John Redmond as a “traitor” and the Home Rule 
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Bill as a “pretence”

Roger Casement was attacked and had to be rescued by German soldiers from a first World War prisoner-of-war c(...)

The widely anticipated internationalisation of the Chinese currency the renminbi, which is denominated in yuan, presents significant opportunit(...)

Unite trade union has pledged to immediately engage with MSD management and proactively help the IDA to find a buyer for the facility. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

The Christmas tree was up in the MSD pharmaceutical plant in Swords yesterday but there was little cheer among staff who were told that it is to close(...)

Distance from the EventSamuel Beckett Theatre***Collapsing Horse Theatre’s new production is a noir-style thriller set in the future. Aiming for a sui(...)

‘Declan Hughes’s real achievement in Digging for Fire is  to observe his moment rather than predict the future’

Digging For FireProject Arts Centre, Dublin **** (...)