Louise Phelan, vice president of global operations  for Paypal:  to speak at the Smart Business Show at the RDS. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Kilkenny hurling manager Brian Cody is to a deliver a keynote speech at the Smart Business Show in Dublin on April 22nd.The two-day event is designed (...)

Peter Casey hopes to win Fine Gael Minister of State for the Gaeltacht Joe McHugh’s seat.

Dragons Den entrepreneur Peter Casey has confirmed he will contest the upcoming General Election in Donegal as an Independent candidate.Mr Casey, from(...)

Martin Mannering: “You ain’t seen nothing yet from this company.” 2:15

Martin Mannering “stumbled across” the Irish vintage bicycle business when someone brought a rusty old High Nelly into his workshop in Cappamore, Co L(...)

Dragons Den entrepreneur Peter Casey who said on Tuesday that he intends to contest the upcoming General Election as an Independent candidate.

Dragons Den entrepreneur Peter Casey intends to contest the upcoming General Election as an Independent candidate. Mr Casey, from Derry, set up a busi(...)

 Limerick’s Lorcan Lyons and Conor Whelan of Galway battle for possession at Croke Park. Photograph: Cathal Noonan / Inpho

Limerick 1-27 Galway 2-9 Ronan Lynch shot an impressive 13 points to help secure both revenge and a rare All-Ireland minor hurling final place (...)

Flemenstar and Andrew Lynch come home to win the Fortria Steeplechase at Navan in November. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Flemenstar will not run again this season because of a tendon injury but connections expect him to return to action next term.The brilliant chaser, wh(...)

Flemenstar ridden by Andrew Lynch on their way to winning the Fortria Chase at Navan last month. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Flemenstar might be favourite to defend his John Durkan Chase crown on Sunday, and he does have a valuable run already under his belt this season, but(...)

Fortria Steeplechase winner Flemenstar, ridden Andrew Lynch, comes home to take the honours at Navan. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

He sported a new noseband and his reception in the winner’s enclosure was more polite than raucous, but it was very much business as usual for Flemens(...)

Flemenstar and jockey Andrew Lynch claimed  back-to-back victories in the Boylesports.com Fortria Chase at Navan. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Flemenstar got his season off to the best possible start with back-to-back victories in the Boylesports.com Fortria Chase at Navan.Now in the care of (...)

Flemenstar will seek to defend his Fortria Chase crown at Navan tomorrow. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho.

It takes a lot to switch the spotlight from Tony McCoy just now but Flemenstar’s return to action at Navan tomorrow might manage it.On the back of own(...)