Ryanair chief executive Michael O’Leary said he receives between €60,000 and €80,000 in subsidies for his farm enterprise, and the fact that people like him received subsidies was  wrong. Photograph: Yves Herman/Reuters

Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary’s assertions that rural Ireland was doing well and that we would be better off without farm subsidies have been cr(...)

 Declan Collier during his time as chief executive of the Dublin Airport Authority. Photograph : Matt Kavanagh/The Irish Times

During his time at the helm of Dublin Airport Authority, Declan Collier was well able to handle the broadsides directed at the State-owned orga(...)

Bjorn Kjos: “It’s too early to say but we will definitely hire a lot more [employees] than we have today [at their Irish offices].”

Back in the 1970s, Bjorn Kjos spent six years in the Norwegian Royal Airforce chasing Russians out of his country’s airspace. These days, there(...)

Cork 5-26 Kerry 0-9 Cork strolled into the Munster minor hurli(...)

Jockey Ben Dalton aboard Liberty Counsel (left) on his way to winning the Irish Grand National last year leaves jockey Paul Townend on Away We Go in his wake. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

It’s being billed as the “Race of the People” but Willie Mullins hopes he will be able to break the little-guy streak in Easter Monday’s €250,000 B(...)

As far as the board is concerned, Christoph Mueller is worth every cent. Photograph:  Aidan Crawley

Christoph Mueller’s €1.5 million remuneration for last year, as detailed in Aer Lingus’s recent annual report, will have done little to ease te(...)

Colbert Station, an Aintree Grand National entry, is one of 16 horses left in Saturday’s Webster Cup Chase at Navan.

Cheltenham wound up a bonanza but the odds are sliding dramatically against an Irish success in Saturday week’s A(...)

Ryanair chief executive Michael O’Leary: said that the airline would release 100,000 seats for sale for travel during April and May. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Ryanair will announce the launch of new routes from Dublin today as part of a significant expansion of its services from the Republic(...)

The airline released its London Stansted winter schedule for 2014 today showing that it plans to add eight new routes from there to destinations including Athens and Prague. Photograph: Alan Betson /Irish Times

Ryanair will boost the number of flights from Stansted Airport in Britain to more than 700 a-week from 490 this winter in a move that will brin(...)

Davy Russell: “It’s seventh heaven. It’s a lesson for anybody who gets knocked through your life or career; you keep your mouth shut and move on.” Photograph: David Davies/PA

Lord Windermere might not have won the best renewal of this feature event but never in the 90 year history of steeplechasing’s greatest prize h(...)

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