Minister for the Environment Alan Kelly: said  that if John Delaney wanted the people of Tipperary to vote for him, that was fine. But to say he was “actively canvassing” would be stretching it. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Look. We’re all men and women of the world. We’re all grown-ups here. What a man decides to do in his private time is his own business. As long as it(...)

 Willie O’Dea: “I think it’s totally inappropriate. I think it’s absolutely inappropriate. Frankly I’ve never heard anything like it.” File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Football Association of Ireland (FAI) chief executive John Delaney’s decision to seek electoral support for Minister for the Environment Alan Kelly ha(...)

Alan Kelly  visited  soccer clubs and a barber shop in Tipperary with John Delaney. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Minister for the Environment Alan Kelly has accused Opposition TDs of “juvenile politics” by criticising Football Association of Ireland (FAI) chief (...)

FAI chief executive John Delaney reportedly visited local soccer clubs and a barber shop with Alan Kelly in his Tipperary constituency and urged people to vote for him. File photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Two Government ministers have defended the reported involvement in political campaigning by Football Association of Ireland (FAI) chief executive John(...)

Belfast City Hall: officials in the Football Association of Ireland  and the Irish Football Association have been invited to attend joint reception in Belfast to celebrate both teams qualifying for  Euro 2016. Photograph:  Joe Fox/Getty Images

The two soccer associations on the island of Ireland are this week faced with the dilemma of deciding how to respond to a controversial invitation to(...)

Celtic Pure’s Padraig McEneaney: he said the business grew by 27 per cent last year, with sales of about €8.6 million. For 2016, it is targeting the €10 million sales barrier for the first time.

Celtic Pure, the Monaghan-based mineral water company, will later this year put into operation a plan to raise up to €5 million to finance an expansi(...)

The Republic of Ireland are set to play the Netherlands in their final home warm-up game ahead of Euro 2016. Photograph:  Donall Farmer/Inpho

The Netherlands are to provide the opposition in the Republic of Ireland’s farewell friendly in Dublin ahead of the Euro 2016. Details of the fixtu(...)

75 Merrion Square: the refurbished building with 5,494sq ft is on the market with Murphy Mulhall for more than €2.5 million which equates to €4,898 per sq m/€455 per sq ft

The Georgian office market has bounced back strongly over the past two years and, given that the prime Dublin 2 Grade A office vacancy rate now stands(...)

Thomas and Sylvia Connors were among the 10 people who died in the halting site fire at Carrickmines.

The Taoiseach Enda Kenny has requested that flags at Government Buildings be flown at half-mast for the funerals of 10 people who died during a fire (...)

A Paddy Power advertisement depicting Roy Keane as Scottish warrior William Wallace. Photograph:  Paul Sharp/Sharppix

Roy Keane has become embroiled in another legal tussle, this time by starting a lawsuit against the bookmaker Paddy Power for mocking him up as Willia(...)