Margaretta D’Arcy upon her release from  Mountjoy Prison, Dublin, earlier this year.  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

Elderly artist and anti-war activist Margaretta D’Arcy described conditions of her incarceration as “inhumane” upon her release from Limerick prison t(...)

Leo Varadkar, Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport. Photograph: Alan Betson

Ireland is at risk of attack because it facilitates the stopover of US military aircraft at Shannon airport, Independent TD Clare Daly has claimed. S(...)

Aer Lingus Regional, the airline operated by Stobart Air (formerly Aer Arann) saw passenger numbers increase 35 per cent last month compared to April 2013

Aer Lingus Regional, the airline operated by Stobart Air (formerly Aer Arann) saw passenger numbers increase 35 per cent last month compared to April (...)

When the history of Ireland’s economic boom, bust and revival is finally written, the role of US investors in the recovery phase will be duly noted. W(...)

US tycoon Donald Trump arrives at Shannon airport in Ireland to visit the Doonbeg course after he got the go-ahead from council chiefs to shore up the famous 14th green on the course, following a deal to carry out work on a protected dune system running alongside his luxury golf resort in the west of Ireland. . Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

US tycoon Donald Trump has said he will invest up to €45 million in his newly acquired Doonbeg links in Co Clare. The property mogul — on a three day (...)

The new law will give security for aircraft fianciers and lessors, a key industry in both Shannon and Dublin.

Legislation setting up a new State-owned commercial body for Shannon, combining both the airport and development agency, will be published shor(...)

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‘Okay, you knuckleheads,” the drill instructor shouts at three recruits lined up outside the company commander’s office. They jump to attention as (...)

Declan Ganley : took to twitter to state his relief at landing safely at Newark Liberty International Airport. File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Galway-based businessman and entrepreneur Declan Ganley tweeted his relief after a Shannon-bound aircraft he was travelling on was forced to tu(...)

A report concludes that the CIA misled Congress on the scope, usefulness and reporting of the severe interrogations programme introduced by George W Bush’s administration in response to the 9-11 terror attacks. Photograph: Eriko Sugita/Reuters

In the 2012 film Zero Dark Thirty , Hollywood’s depiction of events leading up to the death (...)

The sea churns under the Baily Lighthouse on Howth Head in Dublin as a walker takes to the beach on Sandymount last December. Photograph: Alan Betson

The winter of 2013-2014 was the wettest on record. Met Éireann has confirmed what many had suspected. The west and sout(...)