Niall Mullen: “There are no programmes about antiques on the  Irish TV channels since RTÉ discontinued ‘The Dealers’ eight years ago”

Niall Mullen owns Niall Mullen Antiques, a shop in Dublin’s Francis Street specialising in art deco and other 20th-century furniture, objects and art(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny, his wife Fionnuala Kenny, with  the Taoiseach’s  brother Cllr Henry Kenny and his wife Maureen in Breaffy House Resort, Castlebar.  Photograph: Michael Donnelly

More than 400 of Taoiseach Enda Kenny’s closest constituency supporters gathered in a Mayo hotel on Saturday night for a dinner to celebrate the 40(...)

Ketchup maker Heinz paid Bernardo Hees $9.2 million in his first year as chief executive officer. Photo: Bloomberg

Ketchup maker Heinz paid Bernardo Hees $9.2 million in his first year as chief executive officer. The package includes an incentive paym(...)

Auctions resultsThursday, September 19th Cheffins, Cambridge, England. A ring worn by Lord Edward FitzGerald and left to his sister, Lady Lucy Foley (...)

There were fears for jobs at HJ Heinz’s Irish operations as the company announced it was considering up to 248 job cuts across the UK and Ireland.  Photograph: Kevin Lorenzi/Bloomberg

Fears are growing for jobs in Co Louth as ketchup maker HJ Heinz warned it was considering cutting almost 250 jobs at its UK and Ireland operations. T(...)

Judge Mary Ellen Ring said  the court could not disregard Joseph Doyle’s level of recklessness and added that it was “a miracle” only one person was affected by it. Photograph: Eric Luke

A Dublin man who was involved in a high-speed Garda chase during which he crashed into a taxi has been sentenced to four years in prison(...)

Paddy Donegan, second from left, in 1963 with, from left,  Michael Mullen TD, Dermot Doolan, secretary, Irish Actors’ Equity, and the Abbey actor Vincent Dowling. Photograph: Gordon Standing/The Irish Times

Paddy Donegan, who has died aged 92, was a formidable driver of major educational change in the second half of the 20th century. Appointed as a(...)