Pat Kenny presenting his show on Newstalk Radio. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Businessman Denis O’Brien’s part-funding of the new Republic of Ireland management team involved no particular media deal, FAI chief executive John De(...)

Martin O’Neill and Roy Keane.  Photograph: Michael Regan/Getty Images.

FAI chief executive John Delaney says that Martin O’Neill will be unveiled as the Irish team’s new manager this Saturday when the former (...)

 Minister for Social Protection Joan Burton gives a post budget press conference at Government Buildings in Dublin yesterday. Photograph:  Niall Carson/PA

Garda checkpoints are to be set up in airports and industrial estates to counter welfare fraud according to the Minister for Social Protection Joan Bu(...)

 Minister for Health Dr James Reilly  speaking to reporters  during the announcement of Budget 2014 at the Government Press Centre, Dublin, yesterday.  Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

A full assessment and validation of proposed budget 2014 savings in the health service will be carried out, according to Minister for Health James Rei(...)

Drivers at Dublin Bus have rejected several sets of proposals, including recommendations drawn up by the Labour Court, over recent months aimed at generating savings of more than €11 million which the firm maintained were essential. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Minister for Transport Leo Varadkar has said his department is looking at its options in the event of Dublin Bus going bust.Mr Varadkar said he hoped(...)

Minister for Transport Leo Varadkar said his Department is working on plans on what to do in the event of Dublin Bus going bust.

Minister for Transport Leo Varadkar says his Department is looking at its options in the event of Dublin Bus going bust.Mr Varadkar told the Pat Kenny(...)

Pat Kenny kicked off his new show on Newstalk radio today. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien
Review: The Pat Kenny Show

If there’s anything more absurd than reviewing a single live radio show, it’s reviewing the first ever instalment of a single live radio show. As P(...)

This morning’s radio programmes, Today with Sean O’Rourke and The Pat Kenny Show, are the first test of Newstalk’s strategy of poaching one of RTÉ’s big stars in a bid to get RTÉ Radio One listeners to “move that dial”. Photographs: Frank Miller/The Irish Times; Jason Clarke Photography

lThe much anticipated battle of the Irish airwaves has started with RTÉ’s Sean O’Rourke and Newstalk’s Pat Kenny going head-to-head. This morni(...)

US first lady Michelle Obama and her two daughters Sasha and Malia  fight off an unwelcome attack of midges at Glendalough. Photograph: Julien Behal/PA Wire

Glendalough – a wondrous place of myth and mystic beauty where the “midgets” are the size of horses and would ate ya alive without salt. We were warne(...)

Kate Adie after she was presented with a certificate of Irish heritage   at a special Waterford Gathering ceremony held in Waterford Castle. Photograph: Patrick Browne

Former BBC Chief News Correspondent, Kate Adie yesterday spoke of her pride at being presented with a Certificate of Irish Heritage in recognition (...)