Joanna Morgan, winner of the Lifetime Achievement Award and Katie Taylor winner of the ‘Sports woman of the Year 2014’ surrounded by the monthly winners of 2014 on stage at the 10th Annual The Irish Times/Irish Sports Council Sportswoman of the Year awards.Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times 3:15

This year Katie Taylor stood above the rest but The Irish Times/Irish Sports Council Sportswoman of the Year ceremony was about all of the women ac(...)

Monthly award winner Anna Geary takes a picture with Irish Times Sportswoman of the Year boxer Katie Taylor at the Shelbourne Hotel in Dublin. Photo: Morgan Treacy/Inpho 3:15

It’s the only event of the year where names like Katie Taylor, Stephanie Meadow and Briege Corkery stand equal to those of McIlroy, Keane or Sheffl(...)

RTÉ’s Seán O’Rourke: “I felt almost sense of bereavement when I heard the news.”   Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

The final edition of the Connacht Sentinel has hit newsstands in Galway city as the tabloid becomes the latest newspaper to fall victim to challengi(...)

The Irish Times Ltd  recorded an operating profit of €2.7 million in 2013, up from €1.7 million a year earlier. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The Irish Times Ltd made a pretax profit of €5.4 million in 2013 as group revenues rose 3.6 per cent to €84.4 million. Higher income from contr(...)

Waterford North Quays, photographed in 2002, “should be a focus for major development”

The disused North Quays in Waterford should be the focus for “major development” and have the potential to be a “landmark reflecting the new confiden(...)

 Des Molloy from Portlaoise with his son Harry (9 months),  with Editor of The Irish Times  Kevin O’Sullivan and Pfizer Healthcare Ireland Managing Director Paul Reid. Photograph: Jeff Harvey/HR Photo 1:51

He’s bound by the rules of political diplomacy when commenting on international disputes, but the Minister for Foreign Affairs doesn’t hold back when (...)

Irish Times Joint Picture Editor David Sleator. 1:40

The sudden death has occurred of award-winning photographer and Irish Times Joint Picture Editor David Sleator. Aged 53, he had been a member of staff(...)

Acclaimed playwright MJ Molloy, a native of Milltown, Co Galway

The centenary of the birth of playwright MJ Molloy, once described as “the greatest master of Irish folk thea(...)

Disney debut: The Irish Times features in key scenes. The Muppet franchise was resurrected in 2011 and the last film proved to be so popular at box offices here that Disney decided to make Dublin one of four European cities featured on the Muppet world tour 1:04

Muppets read The Irish Times and that’s official. A faithful (...)

 Seán Flynn: “exceptional reporter, correspondent and editor”.  Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

The untimely death has occurred of Seán Flynn, the long-serving Education Editor of The Irish Times. He died at home earlier today after a long illnes(...)