Big Brother may be watching us, but fewer people are watching Big Brother. Photograph: Channel 5 / PA Wire

Writing recently about the 20th anniversary of TV3 had me thinking about how television seemed to lunge right into a new era around the turn of the Mi(...)

British businessman Richard Desmond, whose Northern & Shell group owns 50 per cent of ‘Independent Star’. The stake is being acquired by ‘Mirror’ publisher Reach. Photograph: Peter Macdiarmid / Getty Images.

Independent Star, the company that publishes the Irish Daily Star, made a net profit of €1.5 million in 2017, down 15 per cent on the previous year, a(...)

Reach, publisher of the Irish Daily Mirror, is buying 50% of the ‘Irish Daily Star’. The other half is owned by ‘Irish Independent’ publisher INM. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Reach, the British newspaper publisher formerly known as Trinity Mirror, has been cleared to buy 50 per cent of the company behind the Irish Daily Sta(...)

Richard Desmond: “Everybody has ethics, I’m sure Adolf Hitler had ethics. It’s about what you think is right.” Photograph: Peter Maciarmid/Getty Images

The Irish Times is being escorted to the top floor of the Northern & Shell office building in London by a hefty young man who says he “looks af(...)

United Business Media Group set up an Irish branch in December 2008, with a registered address on Merion Square in Dublin, to which it transferred capital of €349 million. Photograph: Fergal Phillips

A large number of multinational companies featured in the Luxembourg advanced tax agreements (ATAs) seen by The Irish Times make use of Ireland in (...)

‘Plague of black-eyed ghost children’: the final instalment of the ‘Daily Star’ trilogy.

Not for the first time there has been a spate of front pages in the UK tabloid market that has many people asking – or screaming it, in this instance (...)