Jeremy Clarkson leaving his home in London before the announcement that he was being fired from his Top Gear job on the BBBC. Photograph: Daniel Leal-Olivas/PA Wire

Police are investigating threats to kill BBC director-general Tony Hall, reportedly linked to his decision to axe Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson. (...)

The BBC has suspended Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson “following a fracas” with a producer.Clarkson was put on what was called his final warning last ye(...)

Sharon Hartigan: “I’ve nothing against Ireland and would move back if the right opportunity presented itself, but I’m happy here right now. London has been great to me.”

When Sharon Hartigan first moved to London on a two-year graduate placement with Merrill Lynch in 1998, she didn’t expect to end up calling the pla(...)

Digging for Britain is a greatest-hits archaeology compilation on BBC Two and the wonderful BBC Four. Each hour-long programme picks a selection of th(...)

David Strahan has  said he will continue in his job until September to allow a successor to be appointed to Translink, the company which runs Northern Ireland’s rail and main bus services.

The chief executive of Northern Ireland public transport company Translink is to quit his £155,000 (€208,000) per annum post to become a religious pre(...)

The 2015 Open will take place on the Old Course at St Andrews in July. Photograph: David Cannon/Getty Images

Live coverage of The British Open will no longer appear on the BBC from 2017 after the Royal & Ancient (R&A) announced on Tuesday that a de(...)

‘Apprentice’ contestant Roisin Hogan: Karren Brady weighed in with magic verdict, ‘I like her style.’ Photograph: Jim Marks

She might not have survived this week’s penultimate episode without hearing the words “you’re fired”, but Irishwoman Roisin Hogan’s performance on the(...)

Actor Linda Henry, from the BBC soap EastEnders, will stand trial for alleged racially aggravated harassment. Photograph: Jonathan Brady/PA

EastEnders actor Linda Henry will stand trial for alleged racially aggravated harassment outside a restaurant.The actor (51), who plays barmaid Shirle(...)

Coleraine-born actor Bronagh Waugh as Sally Ann Spector, unwitting wife of serial killer Paul Spector, in series two of The Fall. Photograph: BBC/Helen Sloan

Serial killer drama The Fall returns to RTÉ for a second series this weekend, with the first episode going out on RTÉ One after the finale of a succes(...)

Aisling Franciosi (centre) of The Fall, with presenters Miriam O’Callaghan and Ryan Tubridy at the launch of RTÉ’s new season of programming. Photograph: Eric Luke

"Why do we do it? Chase power. Cling to power – when we’re all destined to lose it someday?” a former taoiseach asks in RTÉ’s forthcoming series of(...)