Six people have died after a seaplane crashed during a sightseeing trip in Canada. Photograph: Transportation Safety Board of Canada/PA Wire.

Four Britons have died after a seaplane crashed during a sightseeing trip in Canada, the UK Foreign Office has confirmed. Five passengers and a pilot(...)

Infidelity website Ashley Madison and its parent company have been sued in federal court in California. File photograph: Reuters 2:02

Infidelity website Ashley Madison and its parent company have been sued in federal court in California by a man who claims that the companies failed t(...)

Bord Bia will attend Russia’s largest food industry event next month amid the ongoing freeze in East-West relations and the Russian food import ban. T(...)

Eugene Murtagh, chairman, and Gene Murtagh, CEO Kingspan Group. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Kingspan was one of the first in its sector to begin drawing in its horns when recession loomed in the closing years of the last decade and it now app(...)

Illustration: Frazer Hudson/Ikon via Getty Images

Since the web entered public consciousness 20 years ago, there has been a lot of talk about its dangers and all the rogues who lie in wait for them(...)

One of our favourite things in Vermont: the Trapp Family Lodge

In the rousing final scene of The Sound of Music, we leave the Von Trapp family, in a crescendo of capes, escaping over a mountain. How nice, there(...)

Family reunion: Bernadette O'Donnell and her daughter Maureen will fly to Edmonton to meet Brian, Aidan and John (pictured). A fourth brother, Peter, will have moved to Canada by the time they arrive.

Bernadette O'Donnell has waved goodbye to four sons over the past three years, as they scattered to Canada and Australia after work dried up in the(...)

Hackers dumped online personal details of more than a million users of infidelity website AshleyMadison.com, tech websites reported on Tuesday, the latest high-profile cyber attack that threatens to wreak strife in relationships across the globe.

Hackers dumped online personal details of more than a million users of infidelity website AshleyMadison.com, tech websites reported on Tuesday, the l(...)

Janis Heather and Paul Toner of KPMG: the concern about new skills gaps  could create opportunities for Irish expatriates to return home

The emergence of new skills gaps is occupying the minds of business leaders at home and abroad, according to the latest KPMG Global CEO Outlook Survey(...)

Dáithí Ó Sé at the launch of this year’s Rose of Tralee festival. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times 0:52

Meath Rose and cancer survivor Elysha Brennan was crowned Rose of Tralee winner 2015 after a raucous two days in Co Kerry on Tuesday. The 22-year-old (...)