Petrol stations are losing millions of euro a year due to customers driving off without paying.

Renewable energy entrepreneur Eddie O’Connor is seeking to raise €10 million of investment for his latest venture, Supernode, which aims to develop te(...)

Ruby Walsh on Benie Des Dieux celebrates winning the Mares’ Hurdle at the 2018 Cheltenham Festival. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

“This place doesn’t remember seconds, it only remembers the winners,” a pensive Ruby Walsh had said on the eve of the Cheltenham Festival, having miss(...)

Ciara Griffin is tackled by Dyddgu Hywel of Wales during this year’s Six Nations Championship: “In my own experience it’s very difficult to drink and perform at a high level.” Photograph: INPHO/Camerasport/Stephen White

Irish rugby player Ciara Griffin quit drinking alcohol in her late teens when she knew she was serious about the sport. “I understand people like to (...)

Overcome the winter blues. Photograph: Getty Images

“In the depth of winter,” Albert Camus once observed, “I finally learned that there was, in me, an invincible summer.” The grey, wet and cold depths (...)

Steve Redgrave: UK’s five-time gold medallist, and most successful male rower in Olympic history is  Type 1. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Allsport

Elite sports performance isn’t typically associated with a condition that can more than double a person’s risk of early death. According to the World(...)

The High Court heard Frank Cowan suffered a catastrophic hypoxic brain injury which arose as a result of negligence in anaesthetic management

A lawyer who suffered an acquired brain injury when he failed to regain consciousness after receiving an anaesthetic for a routine back procedure has (...)

“One of the best ways of managing osteoporosis is to do weight-bearing exercises – to either walk or to do resistance training in the gym is very good for your bone health.”

Christian Dalzell (27) started doing weight training in his mid-teens. He was playing a lot of sports, including rugby at his school, Wesley College i(...)

Paschal Taggart said the bid for Mount Carmel maternity hospital was well funded but he was unable to disclose for confidentiality reasons the exact make-up of the consortium.

An Irish and Middle East group bidding to keep Dublin’s Mount Carmel maternity hospital as a medical facility has said it will create 300 new jobs if (...)