Senator David Norris said the 1916 Rising leaders were ‘traitors to their own cause’. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

Independent Senator David Norris described the 1916 leaders as “traitors’’ in sharp exchanges in the Seanad today.Mr Norris said he believed that W B (...)

Permanent TSB has reported a 21 per cent decline in mortgage arrears of over 90 days since the start of the year.The State-owned lender said 25,000 bo(...)

A team of researchers at Dublin City University have begun working on tailoring a highly successful international means of teaching mathematics to the Irish curriculum. Photograph: Alan Betson /The Irish Times

A team of researchers at Dublin City University (DCU) have begun working on tailoring a highly successful international means of teaching mathematics (...)

Seagulls fighting over scraps.  Kerry senator  Ned O’Sullivan said: “I have received hundreds of messages and calls. Without a word of a lie over 90 per cent were supportive and positive.”  Photograph:  Brian Lawless/PA

In an extreme case of life imitating art, a Fianna Fáil Senator has portrayed the scourge of swooping seagulls in Dublin in terms that mirror the plot(...)

Allied Irish Banks is planning to sell its first junior bonds since imposing €5 billion of losses on holders of its riskiest debt, according to source(...)

Two men have appeared in court in connection with a robbery where raiders armed with knives held up staff at a service station in Cork city earlier this week.

Two men have appeared in court in connection with a robbery where raiders armed with knives held up staff at a service station in Cork city earlier th(...)

Missing Irishman Donal ‘Donie’ O Sullivan has been located alive in Sydney. 0:55

Missing Irishman Donal ‘Donie’ O’Sullivan has been found alive in Sydney following a intensive five-day search. The 33-year-old from Clooney, C(...)

Donal ‘Donie’ O’ Sullivan(33), was last seen on Bronte Road, walking in the direction of Cock ‘n Bull Bar on Ebley Street, in Bondi Junction last Saturday morning.

About 100 people from the Irish community in Australia have rallied together to help search for missing Irishman Donal `Donie’ O’ Sullivan in Sydne(...)

Irishman David O’Sullivan (61) will take up a four-year post as EU ambassador to the United States in September.

Irishman David O’Sullivan has been appointed as the next EU ambassador to the United States. In a statement today, European Union foreign policy chief(...)

Darragh O’Brien (FF) said the Iarnród Éireann was offering a €10 discount on the next fare when booking online. But unknown to anyone the website also signed up the customer for a debit of €12 monthly from his/her bank account.

Senators sharply criticised Iarnród Éireann’s system for booking fares online. Darragh O’Brien (FF) said the company was offering a €10 discoun(...)