Anne Rabbitte, Fianna Fáil TD for Galway East: ‘Pressure was put on’ by people who wanted to support Mr Smith and not her, she claimed.

A Fianna Fáil TD standing for the European Parliament claims the party has given in to pressure to favour her running mate. Anne Rabbitte, a Galway E(...)

Irish romance: Tristan and Isolde in a 1902 painting by Edmund Leighton

From Dublin to Cork to Wicklow, follow in some famous footsteps and visit the sites of Ireland’s greatest love stories. As befits the count(...)

Catherine Moroney, head of business banking at AIB; Network Ireland president Rebecca Harrison; CRC chief executive Stephanie Manahan; and Priscilla O’Regan, head of communications at BT, launching  Network Ireland’s Creating Opportunities conference. Photograph: 1IMAGE/Bryan Brophy

Monday Indicators: Irish manufacturing PMI (Sep); euro zone manufacturing PMI (Sep), unemployment (Aug); UK manufacturing PMI (Sep); German manufact(...)

Baby Odhrán: progressing well.

Elaine Ní Bhraonáin and her husband, Dean Gravenstein, prepared themselves several times for the death of their premature baby son Odhrán, even discu(...)

The Church of Scientology opening it National Affairs Office on Dublin’s Merrion Square on Saturday. Photograph: Emer Sugrue/The Irish Times

The Church of Scientology opened a new National Affairs Office on Dublin’s upmarket Merrion Square on Saturday, and it was exactly as strange as you (...)

A woman suffering from anorexia took her own life after a referral for her urgent admission to hospital ‘went astray’, an inquest has heard. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A woman suffering from anorexia took her own life after a referral for her urgent admission to hospital “went astray”, an inquest has heard. The 74-y(...)