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 Philip O’Brien, emissions mitigation specialist with the EPA, told the conference that agriculture emissions have decreased since 1990, from 37 per cent to 33 per cent. Photograph: Alan Betson/ The Irish Times

Universal consumption-based carbon taxes would be much more successful in reducing global greenhouse gas emissions, according to UCD economist Colm Mc(...)

A food stand at Semple Stadium, Thurles, was hit with a closure order in September.

A live rat coming from a drain after a tap was turned on, black mould engrained on chopping boards and flies mixed into dough were some of the reasons(...)

President Michael D Higgins speaking with Thomas Kent’s nieces Kathleen Kent and Prudence Riordan and his grandnephew Michael Riordan, after Kent’s State funeral. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Ireland needs people who believe in their community, their country and in putting others before themselves, Taoiseach Enda Kenny told mourners at the (...)

Thomas (left) and William Kent being marched by British soldiers across Fermoy bridge in May 1916

The brother of Thomas Kent was turned down for a payment from the State despite being involved in the shooting incident which led to his arrest and la(...)

File photograph of Patrick Fouhy, of Ballydaw, Castlelyons, Co Cork. Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney

A 67-year-old cattle haulier has received a 12-month suspended sentence after he was convicted of assault causing him to a garda whom he stabbed 16 t(...)