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Proceedings against RTÉ were taken by Hyde and Seek Childcare Ltd, Hyde and Seek Glasnevin Ltd, and Siobhán, Anne and Peter Davy. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The Hyde and Seek childcare group has lodged defamation proceedings against RTÉ arising out of the RTÉ Investigates programme that was aired in July (...)

The Irish tricolour floats in a window of the Cupola observatory from where astronauts can observe the Earth.

We will live in a virtual world for the foreseeable future, so there was nothing for it only to have virtual St Patrick’s Day parades. Families and (...)

Underworld, a painting exploring the sun by Siobhan McDonald

In weeks prior to his death, JMW Turner is said to have declared to the artist John Ruskin, “the sun is God”. What he meant by this no one really know(...)

The Dublin creche chain was at the centre of an RTÉ Investigates programme. Photograph: Collins

A High Court judge will rule next week whether to grant an injunction restraining an insurer repudiating insurance policies for a Dublin creche chain (...)

Anne Davy in 2005. She was fined €1,200 in the Dublin District Court in 2005 for failing to provide adequate safeguards and supervision for a child during an outing to a public park playground. File photograph:  Garrett White/Collins

The Dublin creche owner at the centre of an RTÉ undercover documentary has appeared in court in the past over failings around the management of childr(...)

The RTÉ investigation was prompted by several families who were concerned about the standards of care their children had received

An owner of a Dublin creche chain is stepping away from “front line childcare provision” after shortcomings in the running of her childcare business w(...)

Ireland, County Cork, Beara Peninsula, Ring of Beara, Eyeries, colorful houses

What do you see when you see rows of brightly coloured houses, or strips of sherbet buildings? A postcard-perfect village? Evidence of a community wor(...)

Mick Harford, district parks officer with Dublin City Council in St Anne’s Rose Gardens in Raheny. Photographs: Richard Johnston

If you’re a dedicated rose-lover, then perhaps you already know the story of ‘Peace’. An aristocrat amongst rose cultivars which celebrates its 80th b(...)