Walkers on Divis mountain in Belfast struggle with snow. Photograph: Charles McQuillan/Getty Images. 1:40

More snow is forecast to sweep in over the weekend and early next week as temperatures plummet across the country. All areas will feel the chill from (...)

ESB Headquarters on Fitzwilliam Street.. In the plans lodged by the company, parts of the development would have been seven storeys high, far taller than the surrounding Georgian houses. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

ESB plans to demolish and redevelop its 1960s Fitzwilliam Street headquarters at a cost of about €150 million have been given approval by Dublin Ci(...)

Pictured at the launch is Minister Richard Bruton; (l ) Marie O’Connor, partner at PwC and 30% Club Leader in Ireland and (middle) Helena Morrissey CBE, ceo of Newton Investment Management and founder of 30% Club in the UK. (Photograph: Maxwells)

Business leaders committed to bringing the proportion of female directors on Irish boards and at executive management level up to 30 per cent by 2020 (...)

Deirdre Rice, centre co ordinator with MABS in Bray, Co Wicklow. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Outside Storm Rachel is making its presence felt in the seaside town of Bray on a cold Thursday in January. Inside the local Money Advice and Budgetin(...)

ESB workers in Drumcliffe, Co Sligo continue to restore power after Storm Rachel.  Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

The clean-up in the wake of Storm Rachel, which claimed one life and left thousands of homes and businesses without power, continues this morning.Met (...)

AIB Group HQ – “Minister for Finance Michael Noonan says the objective is to have a “stable banking system” and he intends to do this by maximising the cash price for AIB rather than optimising its value by getting some of the upside profits and retaining a measure of control over a vital utility.” – Photograph: Alan Betson

‘Ireland’s low corporate tax rate is the cornerstone of our enterprise policy.” This is the cry of virtually all politicians, especially recently as t(...)

A car which slid off the road near Breaffy, Co. Mayo after heavy Snowfall. Photograph: Keith Heneghan 1:57

ESB Networks has said it will work throughout the night to ensure customers are reconnected and the power network is safe. The most extensive cuts are(...)

The ESB chimneys at Poolbeg: Dublin City councillors have called for them to be listed as protected structures, while the conservation section of the council has commissioned an architectural historian to research and report on them.  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw 2:08

The ESB has deferred making a decision on whether to knock down the Poolbeg chimneys in Dublin, but says it is carrying out repair work to ensure the(...)

ESB staff are working to repair power supplies to more than 2,000 homes following strong overnight winds. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

  Met Éireann has issued a nationwide warning for snow and freezing temperatures over the next 24 hours. It has issued a “status orang(...)

Wind warnings have been put in place until Monday at 9am. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Met Éireann has issued orange and yellow weather warnings as heavy winds are expected to increase as the day goes on. Exposed western coastal a(...)