An Aer Lingus flight from Dublin to Munich was forced to turn back this morning after reports of fumes in the cabin.

An Aer Lingus flight from Dublin to Munich was forced to turn back this morning after reports of fumes in the cabin. EI352 departed Dublin airport at (...)

Willie Slattery worked for the Central Bank of Ireland for 23 years until 1996. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Irishman Willie Slattery is to step down as an executive vice president of State Street Corporation at the end of this year. He has been based in Lond(...)

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Image of the Week: Olympic meltdown This is Rio de Janeiro’s Museu do Amanha, or the Museum of Tomorrow. The attraction of the future is under const(...)

The aircraft was carrying 104 passengers.

An Aer Lingus flight to Shannon diverted to New York’s John F Kennedy airport after it experienced hydraulic issues shortly after take-off on Monday n(...)

Michael O’Leary hopes shareholders will be able to  pay capital gains rather than income tax on the distibution Photograph: EPA

Ryanair has shelved plans to launch a low-cost transatlantic carrier as it cannot get the aircraft it needs to operate such a service. Chief executive(...)

British army soldier standing in front of republican mural depicting Margaret Thatcher’s stand against the hunger strikers in the Maze Prison in 1981. File photograph: Alain Le Garsmeur/Getty Images

A bundle of certificates signed off by the Taoiseach’s office and, in some cases, by Garda special branch, offers a tantalising glimpse of the kind of(...)

 Dermot O’Loughlin: said the note he sent to workers advocated that they get financial advice about the best way to use what was due to them from the old scheme.    Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Trustees of the former Irish airline workers’ pension scheme clashed with a trade union official representing workers who had invested in the insolv(...)

Niall Murray (in red shirt) and Dr James Crew (to his left) give a press conference last week,  three months after six students died and seven  more were injured in a balcony collapse in Berkeley,  at a press conference at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, San Jose, California.

Another of the seven Irish students injured in the Berkeley balcony collapse in California in June has returned to Ireland. Niall Murray (21), from R(...)

Michael McNamara: expected to rejoin the Labour Party. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Clare TD Michael McNamara is set to return to the Labour fold after losing the party whip in May. Mr McNamara was the only Coalition deputy to vote ag(...)

Computer-generated image of the redeveloped former Aer Lingus HQ at Dublin Airport

ESB International (ESBI) is to consider relocating its head office from St Stephen’s Green in Dublin city centre to the former Aer Lingus head office(...)