German Formula One driver Sebastian Vettel of Scuderia Ferrari celebrates on the podium after winning the 2015 Formula One Grand Prix of Malaysia. Photo: Diego Azubel/EPA

Ferrari are back as Sebastian Vettel ended the famous marque’s 34-race drought without a victory by taking a well-deserved chequered flag in Malaysia.(...)

Mick Schumacher, 15 year-old son of former F1 champion Michael Schumacher. Photograph:   Yorick Jansens/AFP/Getty Images

The son of Michael Schumacher has taken the next step in his own motor-racing career by signing for a Formula 4 team for this year. Fifteen-year-old (...)

Tina Turner has lived in Switzerland for nearly two decades and gave up her US citizenship in 2013. 2:03

Secret documents reveal that global banking giant HSBC profited from doing business with arms dealers who channeled mortar bombs to child soldiers in (...)

Jack Reynor winner of the Best Actor Award at the Sundance Film Festival for the film Grassland. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES

An encouraging week for Irish cinema at the Sundance Film Festival ended, early on Sunday morning, with Jack Reynor winning the acting prize in the W(...)

Google’s annual search rankings show that football, celebrity tragedies and an absentee country western singer were the topics Irish people seached for in 2014.

Football, celebrity tragedies and an absentee country western singer were the topics that got Irish people clicking in 2014, according to Google’s (...)

 Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes  drives during practice ahead of the United States Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit of The Americas  in Austin, Texas. Photo:  Mark Thompson/Getty

Lewis Hamilton hopes he does not run into a brick wall over the closing stages of the Formula One season – after feeling he has clambered over enough (...)

Former F1 racing driver Michael Schumacher fell while skiing in the French Alps,  hitting the side of his head on a rock. Photograph: David Davies/PA Wire

A doctor who treated Michael Schumacher for nearly six months after his skiing accident says the Formula One star is no longer in a coma, and predicte(...)

Luca Cordero di Montezemolo at a press conference in Maranello, Modena, Italy, today. Montezemolo said he was resigning after 23 years at the helm, in a move that had widely been expected after his record was questioned by parent company Fiat-Chrysler. Photograph: EPA

At first glance, the resignation today of Ferrari chief executive Luca De Montezemolo, has a football-style, manager sacking look about it. You have b(...)

Ferrari’s chairman Luca di Montezemolo at the paddock during the third practice session at the Formula One circuit in Monza, Italy, 06 September 2014.  Di Montezemolo is to step down as chairman of the Formula 1 team. His departure follows a poor season on the track and disagreements with Sergio Marchionne, chief executive officer of parent company Fiat. Photograph: SRDJAN SUKI/EPA

Ferrari chairman Luca Cordero di Montezemolo has resigned after 23 years at the helm of the super-car maker because of a clash over strategy with Serg(...)

German Formula One driver Michael Schumacher   will continue his recovery at home from injuries suffered in a ski accident late last year. Photograph: EPA

Michael Schumacher is to continue his road to recovery from severe head injuries following a skiing accident in December at his home in Switzerland. I(...)