Seán Hogan, Chairman of the National Emergency Co-ordination Group during a media briefing on Hurricane Ophelia on Kildare Street in Dublin. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

The State’s National Emergency Co-ordination Group has urged people to not take unnecessary risks and to remain indoors on Monday afternoon. Hurrica(...)

Full room at the Resolutions on Health meeting at the Fianna Fáil ardfheis, in the RDS, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times:

Fianna Fáil has passed a motion at its ardfheis opposing any effort to diminish the constitutional right to life of the unborn. Two conflicting motio(...)

Artist’s impression of the newly renovated Frascati Shopping Centre in Blackrock

With two cranes on site, the extension and refurbishment of Frascati Shopping Centre in Blackrock, Co Dublin, is rapidly progressing and due for compl(...)

Winchman Paul Ormsby remains missing after the crash

North Mayo gardaí have confirmed that a helmet and lifejacket discovered on a beach on the Mullet peninsula belongs to one of the two missing crewmen (...)

Frank Keane’s BMW and Mini dealership in Blackrock, Co Dublin has reported profits of €435,034 for 2016

Frank Keane’s BMW and Mini dealership in Blackrock, Co Dublin, has reported profits of €435,034 for 2016, an increase of €75,243 on the previous year.(...)

International athletics athlete Thomas Barr with students from Newpark Comprehensive School, Blackrock, Co Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

So little time and so many teachers to talk to is a common complaint about teacher-parent meetings at secondary schools. But teachers of one subject a(...)

Paul Howard with the Ross O’Carroll-Kelly statue in Dublin city centre. Photograph Nick Bradshaw

1. Where Ross Doesn’t Drink Heineken (1998) It all started in the autumn of 1997. I was in the Sunday Tribune newsroom one Friday evening talking to (...)

Ruth Connelly of third class Ballintemple National School at the Discovery Science Festival in Cork City Hall. Photograph: Clare Keogh

Whether it’s a solar eclipse, Cassini’s stunning images of Saturn and its moons or humans floating around in the International Space Station, space ha(...)

Paddy Power Betfair’s shares suffered recently when it emerged that chief executive, Breon Corcoran, was planning to leave.

Investment giant Blackrock has boosted its stake in Paddy Power Betfair for an estimated €28.5 million. US-based Blackrock increased its holdings in (...)

George Hook photographed in Newstalk’s studios in 2003. Photograph: Marc O’Sullivan

George Hook came to broadcasting unusually late in life, achieving fame and a little notoriety in his late fifties – first as an opinionated rugby pun(...)