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Lorraine Clifford-Lee: “People make mistakes. It’s the recognition of those mistakes and it’s how you act.”

Fianna Fáil senator Lorraine Clifford-Lee has apologised again for comments she made about Travellers on Twitter eight years ago. The comments were “(...)

KBC Group’s chief executive Johan Thijs

KBC Group chief executive Johan Thijs was forced on Friday evening to apologise for “insensitive” comments on the country’s tracker-mortgage scandal, (...)

Writer Raymond Chandler. Photograph: Ralph Crane//Time Life Pictures/Getty

Raymond Chandler, the quintessential crime writer, master of the noir genre, is remembered as chronicler of the grimy underside of rapidly expanding m(...)

Liath chef and owner Damien Grey on his way into the Michelin star awards for 2020, held in October in London. Photograph: Another Avenue

Chef Damien Grey put his and his wife’s life savings – and a €160,000 loan – on the line to run his own Michelin-starred restaurant “At 12 o’clo(...)

Laois’s Ryan Mullaney and  Lee Cleere celebrate after their McDonagh Cup final win over Westmeath at Croke Park in June. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

With the recent focus on St Mullins’s big win, defeating twice All-Ireland champions Cuala from Dublin, the Carlow club have attracted a lot of attent(...)

Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan during a symposium on defamation law reform, at the Royal Irish Academy,  Dublin, on Thursday.  Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Removing juries from determining defamation cases and the size of awards was among the proposals suggested at a Department of Justice conference to co(...)

The laying of interconnector cable. There are already two interconnectors to the island of Ireland. One runs  from north Antrim to the coast of Scotland  and the other  from the east coast of Ireland to north Wales

The public consultation process has just begun for a €950 million project to develop a new electricity interconnector linking Ireland to France. The 5(...)

Minister of State Michael D’Arcy: Garda Representative Association says his comments risk ‘undermining public confidence in our members policing the  Border’. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has been contacted by the Garda’s biggest staff body and asked to take action over comments by Minister of State Michael D’Arcy(...)

Lord David Puttnam. File photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times.

Politicians should set aside any personal views on RTÉ and seek to ensure it is properly funded as having an independent public service broadcaster is(...)

Dr Brian Kelleher, Prof Fiona Regan, presenter Maia Dunphy, Dr Marco Springmann and Prof JJ Leahy on What Planet Are You On?

Climate change poses a clear and present threat to human civilisation, our pampered western lifestyles and every Irish person’s inviolable right to sp(...)

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