The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall  meet Tánaiste  Simon Coveney and Lord Mayor of Cork Tony Fitzgerald during a visit to the English Market in Cor. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall have begun a two-day tour of the Republic of Ireland with a visit to Cork. Charles and Camilla started by(...)

In 2014, Indaver exported more than 180,000 tonnes of residual municipal solid waste from the Southern Waste Region. The company says reliance on export is not sustainable. File photograph: Getty Images

Senior officials at Cork County Council have declared revised proposals for a multi-million euro incineration project in the county to be acceptable f(...)