Philip Lane: has shepherded some of the finest minds in Irish and European economics through their doctoral research theses. Photograph: Eric Luke

Eminent Trinity economist Philip Lane’s impending elevation to the governor’s chair at the Central Bank was warmly welcomed by the corduroy-jacket-wea(...)

A group of Irish soccer fans claimed they were defamed after a picture of them appeared on the ‘Irish Sun’ website, allegedly associating them with an unrelated incident where other fans carried  FAI chief executive John Delaney and took his shoes and socks. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill

An Irish soccer fan, one of eight who claim they were wrongly depicted online as “drunken hooligans” who took part in FAI chief John Delaney’s Sopot s(...)

Martin McGuinness described the comments as ‘total nonsense’ and said Sinn Féin’s has made significant contributions to the economy in the North.  Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times

Martin McGuinness has rejected suggestions by Goldman Sachs that Sinn Féin represents the main threat to the growth of Ireland’s economy as “total no(...)

The Promenade Cafe in Dún Laoghaire

The famous Teddy’s Ice Cream outlet near the East Pier in Dún Laoghaire is to expand into the adjoining Promenade Cafe. Kevin Daly of letting agent JL(...)

The former Atlantic Homecare store in Letterkenny Retail Park

The former Atlantic Homecare store in Letterkenny Retail Park, vacant for the past three years, has been let to Gary’s Petworld and Garden Centre.JLL (...)

Tiger: now has 100 stores across 12 countries

The Danish variety retailer Tiger is to open between eight and 10 more stores in Ireland over the next year in addition to the nine already trading. I(...)

Clare’s Tony Kelly celebrates a score agains Wexford last Saturday. The reigning Hurler of the Year is included  in a strong home U-21  team  against Tipperary in Ennis. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

It may or may not be ideal timing but Clare get the chance to move on from the surrendering of their All-Ireland senior title this evening when their (...)

Recent transactions at Monaghan indicated a return in retailer confidence to a well-anchored and dominant regional centre

Agent JLL has had significant success at Monaghan Shopping Centre, where it has let five shops and two kiosks since the first quarter of the year. Ke(...)

Fianna Fáil’s Kate Feeney has been elected  in the Blackrock ward.Photograph: DAVE MEEHANS

The counting of votes in the Dún Laoghaire ward of Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council has been adjourned indefinitely.Labour requested that ballots(...)

Waterford captain Kevin Daly is one of five players who could complete an All-Ireland colleges and All-Ireland MHC double. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

With objections and technical flaws shouldered over the sideline, Mattie Murphy leads his latest gang of Galway teenagers into the Croke Park arena to(...)