Archbishop of Dublin Diarmuid Martin. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A review of an Archdiocese of Dublin fundraising initiative has begun, a spokesman has confirmed. The archdiocese is undertaking a review of its (...)

Businessman Denis O’Brien. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times.

Leading members of the Government and Opposition have united in condemnation of businessman Denis O’Brien’s bid to sue the members of the Oireachtas (...)

The Ireland versus Wales World Cup warm-up game will not be available for Irish viewing. Photograph: Crispin Rodwell/Inpho

Viewers in the Republic of Ireland will be unable to watch Saturday’s World Cup warm-up game against Wales, with the match being broadcast exclusively(...)

Fianna Fáil’s Éamon Ó Cuív has accused Sinn Féin of running a parallel programme of commemorations for Easter Rising 2016.

Éamon Ó Cuív has accused Sinn Féin of attempting to run a parallel programme to the State programme of commemorations for Easter Rising 2016. Sinn (...)

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar said there was a ‘very good chance’ Irish Water would pass next year’s  Eurostat test  he expected the number of people paying their water charges to rise. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

The failure of Eurostat to classify Irish Water as an independent entity, was a “minor setback,” Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has said. Speaking (...)

Alex Butler from Middleton,  Co Cork won the  Best Dressed Lady prize at the Galway Races. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

East Cork native Alex Butler has won the Best Dressed Lady title at this year’s Galway Races at Ballybrit. Ms Butler from Ballyedmond, Midleton, won(...)

Newstalk presenter Pat Kenny has lost 8,000 listeners since the last JNLR survey. He now has an audience of 134,000.

RTÉ Radio 1 has recovered some of the audience it lost last year, the latest snapshot of the Irish radio industry confirms. Newstalk and RTÉ 2fm held (...)

Ryan Tubridy in 2005 when he started his 9am RTÉ Radio 1 slot. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times.

Ryan Tubridy is to rejoin RTÉ Radio 1 after a five-year break. Tubridy will take over the 9am slot that he held for several years before departing to(...)

Sarah Kenny celebrating King’s Day in Amsterdam, where she has been living for three years.

Relationships change when you move abroad. I struggled initially with conversations with friends at home, as they were always about when I am home (...)

Former head of 2fm John Clarke. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Radio Nova said it is “still in talks” with John Clarke, the former head of 2fm, to appear on the station after it felt obliged to pull last Sunday’s (...)