Carrie Twomey and her husband Anthony McIntyre. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

The British government has lodged a subpoena with Boston College seeking access to taped interviews given by former IRA prisoner Dr Anthony McIntyre, (...)

Bjorn Kjos, CEO of Norwegian Air Shuttle, the carrier looking to offer long-haul low fares option to Asia and America out of Ireland.

The Irish Government must maintain diplomatic pressure to ensure the US department of transportation grants a full permit for a transatlantic service (...)

Minister for Arts Heather Humphreys with the Edward Laurence Keegan medal, which she unveiled with ‘Irish Times’ managing director Liam Kavanagh and Keegan’s grandsons Ian Gourley (l) and Tony Keegan (r). Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The Irish Times has bought at auction the 1916 medal of a former employee, Edward Laurence Keegan, who was dismissed from his job in 1916 after parti(...)

Norwegian Air Group CEO Bjørn Kjos.

Management at Cork Airport and business leaders on Leeside have warmly welcomed the news that the US Department of Transportation has taken a signific(...)

It is estimated that more than 1,000 people died during the Belfast Blitz. Photograph: Belfast Telegraph

There is no doubt that a number of the German bombers that carried out raids on Northern Ireland 75 years ago, in which more than 1,000 people died, u(...)

Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Simon Coveney: wrote to EU’s trade commissioner Cecilia Malmström last week expressing his concerns about the potential impact of the deal on Ireland’s beef sector. Photograph: Eric Luke

Up to 13 EU states, including Ireland, are said to be opposed to the proposed trade deal with Mercosur, the regional bloc that includes beef-exporti(...)

File photo: Ireland currently has the 4th worst income inequality in the EU ranked just below the UK, Belgium and Bulgaria Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Nearly a third of Irish children grow up in materially deprived households, a major study by the OECD has concluded. The definition of materially de(...)

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin “proved to be better at dodging questions than answering them”. File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

So it has come to pass. Seven weeks since the general election and no government in sight. At the election Labour warned about a choice between stabi(...)

Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) expects the Irish economy to grow by 5 per cent this year, more than three times the euro area average. In it(...)

British prime minister David Cameron campaigning against the UK leaving the EU. File photograph: Dan Kitwood/PA Wire

Ireland’s debt agency may meet low demand this week for its first bond sale since the general election, as political stalemate and fears over the UK l(...)