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Outgoing  IAG chief Willie Walsh: IAG have named Iberia CEO Luis Gallego as his successor. Photograph: Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP via Getty Images

Willie Walsh’s imminent departure as chief executive of International Airlines Group (IAG) is unlikely to halt momentum at its Irish subsidiary Aer Li(...)

 Willie Walsh, the then chief executive of Aer Lingus speaking to members of the press in 2001 on the day a restucturing plan was announced with the loss of over 2000 staff jobs. Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

News that Willie Walsh is stepping down as chief executive of Aer Lingus owner IAG won’t have come as a surprise to most people, given that he recentl(...)

Minister for Defence Paul Kehoe greets members of the Defence Foirces at the commissioning ceremony of the 10th Potential Officers Course to the rank of officer at the Printworks in Dublin Castle on Tuesday. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

“Ladies and gentlemen,” intoned Minister for Defence Paul Kehoe as he addressed the commissioning ceremony of the newest officers of the Defence Force(...)

Detective Garda Brian Dunne pictured leaving the Four Courts after he was awarded damages. Photograph: Collins Courts

A garda who was knocked out in an attack by a gang of men saved a dislodged tooth by pushing it back up into his gum after he recovered consciousness,(...)

Willie Walsh, chief executive of IAG, began his career as a pilot with Aer Lingus.  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

Willie Walsh occasionally recounts how, when he was chief executive of Aer Lingus, he found the notes from the interview he did after applying to be a(...)

Eddie Rocket’s will buy the former franchises’ table jukeboxes for €300 each

More than 140 jobs have been saved as a result of a settlement of a dispute between 1950s-style diner Eddie Rocket’s and its largest franchisee.This f(...)

Despite repeated price rises, more than two million Irish people still have private health insurance. Photogaph: Getty Imges

The headlines might lead us to believe that the numbers enrolled in private health insurance are plummeting, but the reality is somewhat differ(...)