Remember the furore last month over the Republic of Ireland’s international women’s soccer team. The shame, the shame. Player Aine O’Gorman spoke of “(...)

Tate St Ives: take a trip to the picturesque fishing harbour in west Cornwall and stay at the Digey Fisherman’s Cottage

In Bloom Amsterdam’s annual Tulip Festival is in full bloom from now until April 14th, with more than 500,000 freshly planted flowers adorning the ci(...)

John Delaney and Emma English. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

John Delaney’s election to the Executive Committee of Uefa guarantees his place at the international game’s top table for the next four years, but may(...)

CityJet executive chairman Pat Byrne said the carrier would be reducing the size of its crew base at London City Airport and would begin talks with the crew affected. Photograph: Getty Images

Irish airline CityJet expects some jobs will be lost as a result of its plan to cut the size of its base in London City Airport. CityJet has 60 staf(...)

Costs for the proposed national children’s hospital at St James’s have spiralled from €404m four years ago to €1bn

The futuristic Royal Adelaide Hospital, which has so far cost €2.2 billion, will use robots to deliver food and equipment to the single rooms of each (...)

Under Cityjet’s ownership, Cimber will continue to operate services from Copenhagen for SAS. The Irish airline will fly services from Stockholm and Helsinki.

Cityjet could buy up to 10 Bombardier aircraft worth €435 million as a result of its agreement to buy SAS subsidiary, Cimber. The Irish airline said(...)

Chefs JP McMahon and Ross Lewis will cook a 10-course dinner in Galway  next month. Photograph: Paul Sherwood

Chefs are often restless souls, seeking outlets for their creativity. Perhaps that’s what is behind the explosion in residencies, pop-ups, and guest c(...)

Finnair claims that its flight times between Europe and the Far East are among the shortest available. Photograph: iStock

Finnair plans to add a flight to its Dublin-Helsinki route next winter and will increase summer frequency to nine times a week from March in a furthe(...)

 January 1st, 2017 arrives in Times Square  in New York City. Photograph: Getty

New Year’s celebrations across the world have ushered in 2017 with dazzling fireworks displays and crowded streets amid tightened security measures fo(...)

The Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Ukraine, scene of the world’s worst nuclear accident in April 1986. Photograph: AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky/File

In the wake of the Chernobyl nuclear explosion in April 1986, the Irish embassy in Moscow sourced its food from Finland, State papers show. The docum(...)