AS many as four referendums could be required to bring about a united Ireland. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A united Ireland could necessitate at least three referendums and possibly four, constitutional experts have said. A working unit has been set up co(...)

Britain’s former ambassador to the EU Ivan Rogers  has explained how frictionless trade requires regulatory alignment as well as a customs union, describing Theresa May’s decision to rule out  a Norwegian or Swiss model as an act of folly. Photograph: Stefan Rousseau/PA

It was standing room only all day (I stood throughout) at a conference in London this week on Brexit and the island of Ireland which saw more than 20 (...)

A map indicating the potential impact of Brexit on Irish fisheries. EEZ areas are exclusive economic zones  Image: Killybegs Fishermen’s Organisation

British environment secretary Michael Gove has said the UK government is “committed to protecting our strong, historic ties with Ireland” , in spite o(...)

Ross King was key for Laois as they beat Kerry to advance in the Leinster SHC. Photo: Inpho

Kerry 3-15 Laois 2-21 Laois secured their third straight win in this Leinster SHC round robin qualifier and they’ll advance with confidence to face t(...)

Dublin goalkeeper Stephen Cluxton will start against Down in Newry.

Division One leaders Dublin have announced six changes from the side that rallied in the second half to beat Cork the previous week in Croke Park for (...)

Conor Lehane scored six points on his return to the Cork senior team in their win over Kerry. Photograph:  James Crombie/Inpho

Cork 1-20 Kerry 0-18 Conor Lehane scored six points in his return to competitive action as Cork held off a strong Kerry challenge in the Munster Seni(...)

Glanbia shareholders at a 2012 meeting in Gowran Park, Co Kilkenny. The food group that has its roots in the co-operative movement set up its first Luxembourg subsidiary in 1997, the same year the group was formed from the merger of Avonmore plc and Waterford Foods plc.

Glanbia, the major Irish food group that has its roots in the co-operative movement, set up its first Luxembourg subsidiary in 1997, the same year (...)