Archibishop of  Armagh Eamon Martin: worried about growing persecution of Christians worldwide.

The growth in the persecution of Christians and others worldwide is a focus of the joint Christmas message from both Primates of All-Ireland. Catholi(...)

‘We  have small groups for students and kids. We’re convinced that weekly small groups in a parish is the way forward for the whole Catholic Church.’ Photograph: Getty Images

I have worked as a Catholic lay leader involved in renewal and reconciliation in Ireland for more than 41 years. Recently I’ve seen so many faithful C(...)

AMCS was founded by Jimmy Martin (left), and Austin Ryan and will employ 180 people after the deal, including 50 staff at PCST.

Limerick-based AMCS Group has acquired a company in the US, making it the world’s largest waste management software company. AMCS has bought PC Scale (...)

The Dalai Lama walks across the Peace Bridge during his visit to Derry. Photograph: Reuters

You never quite know what you are going to get when the Dalai Lama comes to town. We journalists were gathered in the conference room of the City H(...)