Installation from Imagine Arts Festival

The organisers of one of the country’s innovative arts festivals have expressed dismay after the Arts Council announced that the festival was to recei(...)

Hillary Clinton after being inducted into the 2015 Irish America Hall of Fame in New York in recognition of her role and commitment to the Irish peace process. Photograph: Andrew Gombert/EPA

Former US secretary of state Hillary Clinton hailed the role of women in bringing peace to Northern Ireland but, noting the disagreements between the (...)

The Irish Times’ business affairs correspondent Mark Paul: chief executive of Viber? Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

We received a large entry for Ciarán Hancock’s Christmas Quiz, which took some time to work through. It threw up a few odd answers with a number of yo(...)

US ambassador to Ireland Kevin O’Malley speaking with Missouri senator Claire McCaskill at confirmation hearing before the Senate foreign relations committee in July.

The American Ireland Fund, the influential philanthropic group, sent a strongly worded letter of frustration to the Democratic and Republican leaders (...)

Hotel Fitzpatrick Manhattan: Fitzpatrick Hotels recorded an after-tax profit of $1.8 million, down from $2.3 million in the previous year.

The two New York hotels owned by Irishman John Fitzpatrick increased their operating profit by 31 per cent last year to just more than $5 million (€3(...)

Professor John Fitzpatrick, who has died aged 65, was a medical doctor specialising in urology whose work had earned for him a global reputation. Fitz(...)

John Fitzpatrick:  Organised with Denis O’Brien the dinner  for Bill Clinton at Shanahan’s on  St Stephen’s Green. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Former US president Bill Clinton shared his thoughts on the crisis in Ukra(...)

An Italian researcher has won a prestigious award for her research into advanced prostate cancer.

An Italian researcher has won a prestigious award for her research into advanced prostate cancer. Dr Maria Prencipe won the St Luke’s Young Inv(...)

Loretta Brennan Glucksman said philanthropy in Ireland was “on a trajectory” and would be regarded within five years as “a full partner in Ireland in areas that make a civil society”. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

The outgoing chairwoman of the Ireland Fund has warned there is “no way” it can make up for the funding that will be lost when two major philanthropi(...)

The Fitzpatrick Manhattan, one of two hotels  owned by John Fitzpatrick in  New York

Irish hotelier John Fitzpatrick expects his two hotels in New York to grow their operating profit by up to 10 per cent in the current financial year o(...)