Acting Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade Charlie Flanagan who said the Dáil was going to have to look at ways to find ‘new solutions’ to political problems.

If Fine Gael “get off the stage” with regard to the formation of the next government the country would be ungovernable, acting minister for foreign Af(...)

Galway candidate Joe Healy: playing the outsider’s card at hustings.

Having endured some of its worst times in its history over the last six months, the Irish Farmers’ Association will today hope to begin to close an un(...)

The High Court has previously heard doctors for Patrick McCarthy believe removing an  implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) fitted in his heart  would pose a greater risk to him than leaving it in place. File photograph: Getty Images

A man who alleges he has been left with a defective defibrillator in his heart has opposed any conditions being attached to discovery of documents for(...)

Norwegian Air Group CEO Bjørn Kjos.

Management at Cork Airport and business leaders on Leeside have warmly welcomed the news that the US Department of Transportation has taken a signific(...)

Defeated Labour TD Anne Ferris: “Losing your seat is a blow to your self-confidence. I have now joined the ranks of the unemployed and I am hoping something will turn up.’’ Photograph: Fergal Phillips

Defeated Labour Wicklow TD Anne Ferris felt a deep sadness when she recently closed her constituency office in Bray. “We were still getting telephone(...)

The couple, who were both aged 76, died at the scene and their remains were removed to Cork University Hospital (above). Photograph: Provision

Tributes have been paid to an elderly couple from north Cork who died after they were involved in a two-car collision on the main Cork-Limerick Road n(...)

Kerry Group chief executive Stan McCarthy received a total remuneration package of $4.6 million in 2015

Kerry Group chief executive Stan McCarthy received a total remuneration package of $4.6 million (€4m) in 2015, up from $4.4 million (€3.9m)a year earl(...)

Siptu’s Owen Reidy  said the earliest an all-out strike could go ahead would be in five weeks. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

The dispute at the Luas light rail system is set to escalate with drivers and traffic supervisors to consider balloting for an all-out strike in the n(...)

Siptu divisional organiser Owen Reidy has said Luas drivers and traffic supervisors would now look at scheduling further strike dates.  File photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

The dispute at the Luas light rail system is set to escalate with drivers and traffic supervisors to consider balloting for an all-out strike. Talks(...)

Stan McCarthy: notes that foodservice is now growing at three times the rate of retail. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

One of the dominant trends in food is the switch from retail to foodservice. The latter covers any outlet which prepares food for immediate consumptio(...)