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Ozone-monitoring Altius satellite: mission intends to discover how rise in greenhouse gases affects the atmosphere.

ÉireComposites, a Connemara-based specialist manufacturer, has won a contract to design and manufacture equipment for a satellite in what is a major m(...)

Maura Thornton (38) from Inverin, Connemara, Co Galway was sentenced to 10 years imprisonment for manslaughter. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy.

A woman who killed her partner during a drunken row has been refused permission to spend Christmas with her mother. Maura Thornton (38) from Inverin,(...)

InishBofin, Co Galway. Photograph: Declan Surpless

Our offhsore havens are opening up again – a perfect excuse to get away from it all In the darkest days of lockdown anyone with a grá for our of(...)

Ballybunnion beach in Co Kerry has lost its Blug Flag status for 2020. Photograph: Getty

Ballybunion North beach in Co Kerry has failed to retain its blue flag status in 2020 due to a deteroiation in its water quality. Beaches are require(...)

Some of  Hannah Knight’s users of her daycare service.

Hannah Knight’s rather unique start-up business has just passed its first anniversary. Knight Tails is a Connemara-based doggy daycare service for sm(...)

“The increase in the number of properties advertised for rent so far in March is likely to be related to the collapse in tourism and thus the fall in demand for short-term rentals,” economist Ronan Lyons said. Photograph: John MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images

Airbnb hosts across the country are coming to terms with a huge hit to their income as a result of mass cancellations due to the spread of coronavirus(...)

Pfizer has been trying to reposition itself as a smaller company focused on more innovative medicines and vaccines.

Pfizer is expected to announce on Monday that it will combine its off-patent assets with Mylan’s $10 billion (€9 billion) generics business in a stock(...)

Aer Arann was established in 1970. Photograph: Aer Arann

The Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht has appointed air transport consultants in an effort to ensure the continuity of flights between(...)

Ann Gilmore closes the door for on the last day of business at the Post Office in Ballindine, Co Mayo. Photograph: Keith Heneghan

The chief executive of An Post has said he is not attacking rural Ireland but is ensuring the viability of the company. “What we are doing is the opp(...)

A Mylan worker in one of its Dublin plants. The company is the largest manufacturer of HIV Aids medicine in the world

Generic drugmaker Mylan has called on the Government to boost its efforts in approving biosimilar drugs for use here in a move that could save the St(...)

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