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The Irish Women’s Hockey Team, who won Outstanding Contribution to Sport  award at the Irish Times/Sport Ireland Sportswoman of the Year 2018 awards. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

It’s another sign of the times when an end-of-year sportswoman awards end up being less about the women and all about the awards, starting with outrig(...)

World champion boxer Kellie Harrington has been crowned the Irish Times Sport Ireland Sportswoman of the Year for 2018. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

And, just like that, boxer Kellie Harrington sprung into a different type of public consciousness. All it took was a world championship medal and an a(...)

Peter Kinsella from Westlink Recovery Services in Dublin. He said recovery companies were now receiving about €50 per tonne of scrap metal compared with €150 four or five years ago. Photograph: Alan Betson

Just a single litter fine was handed out in relation to more than 600 cases of cars left abandoned in Dublin city over the last three years, newly-rev(...)

James Connolly Hospital in Blanchardstown. There were reports of two suicides there in the space of a week earlier this year. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

More than 100 mental health service users died by suicide or in “suspicious circumstances” over a five-year period up to the end of 2015, the Health S(...)

  CoderDojo Co-Founder James Whelton and 9-year-old coder Michael Comiskey: Beginning with one club in Cork in 2011, the open-access programming movement has grown to become a global network of 1,250 clubs across almost 70 countries. Photograph:  Nick Bradshaw

Irish tech charity CoderDojo is to merge with the Raspberry Pi Foundation, maker of the world’s only €5 computer, in a move that will create the large(...)

The Irish Times has won distinctions in two categories at the Global Media Awards in New York. Photograph Nick Bradshaw

The Irish Times has won distinctions in two categories at the Global Media Awards in New York, including a gold medal for a recent native advertising (...)

Port of Cork: company’s chief executive Brendan Keating earns package including pension and benefits worth €240,000, according to 2015 accounts. Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

Nine chief executives of semi-State companies remained in their posts beyond a seven-year term limit laid down by Government, new figures reveal. The(...)

Statistics compiled by the HSE also show more than 100 children were treated specifically for alcohol poisoning across the State’s acute hospitals

There were more than five times as many teenage admissions to one of the State’s main children’s hospitals due to alcohol use last year compared with(...)

Bus Éireann staff picketing outside the Broadstone Bus Éireann depot, in Dublin, on Friday. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

The National Transport Authority (NTA) has no plans to let private operators cover Bus Éireann timetables during the strike, though companies will be (...)

A postmortem showed Danielle  McLaughlin died from cerebral damage and constriction of the neck. Photograph: Family handout/PA Wire

The body of a Donegal woman killed in India earlier this week is expected to be flown home to Ireland early next week. Danielle McLaughlin (28) from (...)

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