Nurses to begin ballot for strike action over pay on Monday INMO argues its members are paid about €7,000 a year less than staff in therapy grades but work more hours. Photograph: Frank Miller

INMO warns that there could be 24-hour stoppages in hospitals if ballot passed

Sister, sister: Bonding in a bubble in the woods Natasha Duffy and her sister Mimi Murray in the Lough Finn Bubble Dome. Photographs: Declan Devlin

Iin the second in our Green & Black’s series we sent two sisters into the woods in Co Fermanagh with a hamper of the ethically-sourced chocolate for a quirky retreat under the stars

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Watch us lose the run of ourselves after beating All Blacks Celebrations at the Aviva.  But we are not a people who do well with being told we’re the best in the world at anything. We all know this to be true.  Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Beating the All Blacks is a notions bonanza and thus laden with danger for Irish rugby

Not all fridge freezers are created equal, so choose a style that’s right for you Bosch showroom consultant, Susan Carroll

With so many fridge freezer styles available, finding the right one for your kitchen can be a complicated business. Let our handy guide help you choose

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