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Beef Plan Movement co-chairs Hugh Doyle and Eamon Corley. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

An end to the beef dispute may be in sight with the prospect of blockades on six factories being lifted on Wednesday evening. Protesters outside Dawn(...)

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Dublin-listed energy investor Greencoat Renewables is buying an Irish wind farm from UK fund, Glennmont Partners. Greencoat said on Wednesday that it(...)

James Nicholson, founder of JN Wine, says the purchase of Highbury Vintners represented a ‘strategic acquisition’.

JN Wine, one of Ireland’s best known independent wine merchants, is expanding its business to London with the purchase of award-winning wine retailer (...)

Staff put the finishing touches on a rebranded sign at the Chadwicks Group offices. Photograph: Conor McCabe Photography

The company which owns several builders merchanting outlets including Heiton Buckley, Chadwicks and the Panelling Centre is rebranding as part of a €5(...)

Among other incidents at the festival, a man was arrested for holding an offence weapon while leaving the car park. Photograph: Stephen Collins/Collins Photos

Two people were taken to hospital in a critical condition at the weekend because of drug and alcohol use during the Electric Picnic music festival, ga(...)

Delwyn Ledigan from Galway at the Electric Ireland Throwback Stage on Friday. Photograph: Sam Barnes/Sportsfile

Weather conditions are set to improve as day two of Electric Picnic starts in Stradbally, Co Laois, on Saturday. Met Éireann said it will be bright in(...)

Sunny weather in the Phoenix Park, Dublin, earlier this week. The weekend is expected to be rainy and windy. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Met Eireann has issued a weather warning for the western half of the country with persistent rain forecast throughout Friday. Between 25 and 50mm of(...)

Drugs were found concealed on festival goers on Thursday. Photograph: Facebook/Garda Síochána Laois Offaly

Drugs were seized at Electric Picnic within minutes of the festival opening on Thursday, according to gardaí in Co Laois. Cocaine, Ketamine, LSD and (...)

The court heard that the chief concern of the protesters was the fall in the price of Irish beef due to market forces related to Brexit and an increased supply of beef in Europe.

The owners of up to a dozen meat plants have on Tuesday been granted temporary High Court injunctions restraining groups of protesters from blockading(...)

Dahlias: Dahlias are notorious for the ease with which the tubers of different varieties can accidentally get mixed-up. Photograph: Getty

August is a time of full and plenty in the garden when plots are brimming with homegrown produce and lots of late summer/early autumn flowering plants(...)

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