Another profitable hotel in Dublin city centre is to be offered for sale on the international market. FBD Property and Leisure, an Irish-owned (...)

Harlequin  ‘succinea’ ladybird. Photograph: Ken Dolbear/Irish Wildlife Trust

The Irish Wildlife Trust (ITW) is calling on the general public to take photos of the “invasive harlequin ladybird” as part of a project to document l(...)

Irish Rail has owned up to shortcomings in its online facilities

  Irish Rail’s ticketing service not up to speed  Colm booked a train ticket to Waterford last week, but got his days confus(...)

The 4th annual Charlie Chaplin film festival returns to Waterville in Co Kerry this weekend with live comedy, music, street theatre, workshops, discussion panels and the very best of film both in comedy and social commentary.

A look at what’s on around the country this weekend: Charlie Chaplin Comedy Film Festival The 4th annual film festival returns to Watervill(...)

Miler Magrath: “The rehabilitation process could be tricky. For Catholics, Miler has the double black mark of being a ‘heretic’  for taking the Oath of Supremacy to Elizabeth and for having been excommunicated. On the Protestant side, Miler is an embarrassment, although the only known portrait of him hangs alongside those of other bishops in the Clogher episcopal gallery. ”

It may be time to rehabilitate Miler Magrath as Ireland’s pioneering ecumenist. He managed to be simultaneously a Catholic and a Protestant bishop, a (...)

 Graham Neville, the chef at Restaurant FortyOne, pictured in a walled garden in Killiney, Co Dublin where much of the award winning restaurant’s food came from. Photograph: Collins Dublin.

Restaurant FortyOne in Dublin city centre dominated this year’s Food and Wine Magazine Restaurant of the Year Awards. The awards, now in their 14th ye(...)

Rory McIlroy holds the British Open Claret Jug trophy on the Old Trafford pitch during half-time of Manchester United’s   Premier League match against Swansea City at Old Trafford. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Rory McIlroy’s bucket list is getting smaller but one unfulfilled wish is to win the FedExCup Series and therefore be crowned the PGA Tour champion(...)

Bad weather during the final day of the Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show, in the RDS Dublin, yesterday. Leinster and Munster were the regions worst affected. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times

 Met Éireann has warned of further heavy showers today and tomorrow after torrential downpours over the weekend caused flooding in several par(...)

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to the Carlow crash on Saturday, in which a man lost his life. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

One man has died and five people were seriously injured in weekend road traffic collisions. The 42-year-old man was killed in a crash involving two(...)

Klkenny’s Conor Browne, Tommy Walsh, Donnacha O’Connor and Pat Lyng celebrate victory over Waterford at Croke Park. Photo: Tommy Grealy/Inpho

Kilkenny 1-23 Waterford 1-14 It took 20 minutes longer than they would have liked, but the Kilkenny minors booked their place in the All-Ireland hurl(...)