The High Court found Mr Morrissey’s case against the Minister for Finance, Ireland and the Attorney General was ‘no longer maintainable’

An action against the State related to €36 million in loans made by the former Anglo Irish Bank to a businessman for property development has b(...)

Douglas Golding, who has died aged 83, was a distinguished Dublin-born consultant rheumatologist. His father was a GP, and his mother the f(...)

Prof Lane told Central Bank staff it was essential to collaborate, innovate and communicate. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

New Central Bank governor Philip Lane has posted a YouTube video on his first day in the job in which he promises staff he will keep “in regu(...)

Moon River, Fields of Gold, Welcome to the Jungle, Don’t Go Chasing Waterfalls - these are all million sellers that yielded massive amounts of money.  File photograph: Getty Images

The hills are alive with the sound of money - and there ain’t no mountain high enough, ain’t no river wide enough to stop the cash coming fro(...)

Clinical research ‘needs to be at the core of our health services’, says Medical Research Charities Group

The Government must spend more on medical research to ensure patients receive the best care possible, a grouping of charities has said in a man(...)

A social housing scheme in Dublin: Tenants will be able to buy at up to a 60 per cent discount

A year ago Minister for the Environment Alan Kelly launched Social Housing Strategy 2020, which aims to deliver 35,000 new social-housing homes over s(...)

Second World War veteran Henry John Alfred Place (right) from Limerick is bestowed with France’s highest honour, the Legion d’Honneur, by the French ambassador to Ireland Jean-Pierre Thebaul (left) at the ambassador’s residence in Dublin, November 24th, 2015. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

A D-Day hero has paid tribute to the Paris terror victims as he was awarded France’s highest honour for helping liberate the country during the second(...)

Flowers and fruit on the  previously unknown tree found in Cusuco National Park, Honduras, by the team from Trinity College Dublin

Botanists from Ireland have discovered a previously unknown tree species in Honduras but almost immediately it was put on to a “critically endangered”(...)

Two-thirds of students use student counselling services and 58 per cent use the student health service. Some 87 per cent of students say it is reassuring to have a free counselling service on campus. Photograph: Thinkstock

Eighty-five per cent of students seek mental health information online, often as the first port of call, according to Reaching Out in College, a new s(...)

A child born today has a one in three chance of developing dementia and, so far, there is no promising research into a cure, according to head of research at Fujitsu Ireland, Anthony McCauley

The annual Fujitsu Forum is a big corporate love-in for the Japanese technology giant and its clients, and last week’s gathering in Munich was no exce(...)