HIgh Court asked to approve transfer of health policies to Luxembourg based insurance entity ‘iptiQ’, which has a branch in Ireland. Photograph : Matt Kavanagh, Irish Times

The joint administrators of Quinn Insurance Limited want the High Court to approve the transfer of 5000 health policies to a subsidiary of one of the (...)

Dalata, founded in 2007, plans to list on the junior markets in Dublin and London, according to sources

Irish hotel chain Dalata plans to raise as much as €200 million through an initial public offering next month, according to a person with know(...)

Gabriel Byrne addresses the New York audience

Actor Gabriel Byrne has spoken emotionally about the death of a friend in a Dublin hospital in an appeal for “simple and transformational changes” to (...)

File image from last year of Madeleine McCann’s parents Gerry and Kate McCann with a picture of what her daughter might look like years after her disappearance. Photograph: John Stillwell/PA Wire

Pictures of men seen in and around the Portuguese town of Praia da Luz at the time of Madeleine McCann’s disappearance are to be released by British d(...)

Gerry McCann: his remains were found at 11.30am on Tuesday by a walker on Dollymount beach.

The sister of actor Gerry McCann whose remains washed ashore on a popular Dublin beach at the weekend has paid tribute to him, saying “he was the jewe(...)

Gerry McCann is missing from the Stillorgan area since Thursday. Photograph: Garda Press Office Gerry McCann had been missing since last Thursday.

Remains washed ashore on a popular Dublin beach at the weekend have been confirmed as those of actor Gerry McCann.The 47-year-old father of two had be(...)

The business is owned by directors James Hargrave and Regina McGovern and the abridged accounts show that accumulated profits at the end of 2011 were €385,654

Little Harvard Childcare, one of the three childcare businesses that featured in a recent programme by RTÉ’s Primetime, paid rent of €540,774 to its t(...)

Association of Catholics in Ireland steering group member Jacqueline Nelson (right)  and Soline Humbert light candles at the association’s launch in a Dublin hotel on Saturday.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A lay Catholic organisation that wants ordinary parishioners to have a greater role in the church was launched at the weekend.About 150 people attende(...)

Some 150 people turned up this morning to the launch of a new lay organisation for Irish Catholics. The Association of Catholics in Ireland (ACI), a n(...)

Protesters outside Leinster House called for a reversal of a move to increase the pupil to teacher ratio introduced in last  December’s Budget. Photograph: Éanna Ó Caollaí/The Irish Times

Government plans to increase the student to teacher ratio in the further education sector will result in the loss of up to 100 teachers in Dubl(...)