Karen Browne, Biddy Hughes (marketing director) and Sheelyn Browne. Photograph: Michael McLaughlin

Sheelyn Browne’s ancestors, including the legendary Grace O’Malley, survived famines and rebellions at the family estate in Westport, which was once d(...)

Down’s Aileen Pyers, Tyrone’s Gemma Begley, James Daly, Armagh’s Caroline O’Hanlon, Katie Daly, Kieran McGeeney and Sharon Reel at the launch of the All in for Ann event.

A selection of female Gaelic football players from across the country will play against a selection from Ulster in a fundraiser match in Armagh this S(...)

Stephen Walsh, of Crinken Glen, Shankill, Co Dublin, was on Friday granted an order directing Twitter to provide information that may lead to identifying the author of an alleged defamatory tweet. File photograph: Kacper Pempel/Reuters

A whistleblower who took part in an RTÉ Prime Time programme and who was allegedly afterwards defamed on social media has asked the High Court to help(...)

The tendency of radio presenters to talk about television has always vaguely smacked of a turkey giving Christmas first preference on the ballot pa(...)

RTÉ chairwoman Moya Doherty with a bust of broadcaster Gay Byrne on RTÉ’s Donnybrook campus. Photograph: Eric Luke

Inside the RTÉ building known as Central, Moya Doherty explains why she has accepted only a three-year term as chairwoman of RTÉ’s board for now, i(...)

Seán Moncrieff: ‘I had to go on the dole for a while, which was a surreal experience.’ Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

‘The Irish are endlessly fascinated by themselves,” said Terry Eagleton. I first read this quote in The Irish Paradox by Seán Moncrieff, a book abo(...)

Senator Paschal Mooney said An Post was “inherently inefficient” in collecting the licence fee.

Fine Gael Senator Michael Mullins has called for a Seanad debate on the funding of public service broadcasting. He said figures showed that 87 per cen(...)

Residents at the Longboat Quay apartment complex in Dublin’s docklands, have complained of a lack of communication and clarity regarding the future of their homes. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

A man renting an apartment in the Longboat Quay development in Dublin has said he dodged a bullet when his attempt to buy the property earlier this ye(...)

HSE director general Tony O’Brien

Based on current figures, overcrowding in hospital emergency departments will cause significant difficulties over winter unless improvements are made,(...)

Missy (Michelle Gomez) is surrounded by Daleks in ‘Doctor Who’. Photograph: BBC/Simon Ridgway

The omens are good so far for audience numbers for the Rugby World Cup, with Ireland’s first two pool games in the tournament raking in viewers for TV(...)