Ciara Murphy

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Cattle graze in Cootehill Co Cavan. Environmental umbrella group EP said ‘without a decrease in cattle numbers Ireland will continue to be in breach of EU law’. Photograph: Getty

A plan that tries to set out how Irish agriculture could achieve carbon neutrality by 2050 “perpetuates business-as-usual practices that will continue(...)

“God knows when jury trials will be back. I suspect they won’t be until October at the earliest. That will be very tough on people.” Photograph: Getty Images

The closure of the courts has “turned off” the income stream of many of the State’s barristers, while for solicitors the stalling of the property mark(...)

Fossil-fuel emissions. Renewable Energy Ireland  has describing the plan  as “a road map for turning Ireland into a climate-change leader”. Photograph: Getty Images

The Government’s long-awaited plan to address the threat of climate breakdown “is the biggest innovation in Irish climate policy in 20 years”, accordi(...)

Recent figures from the DPP, released under the Freedom of Information Act, show barristers in private practice were paid €14m by the State last year to prosecute cases, an increase of 4.6%. Photograph: The Irish Times

Barristers prosecuting criminal cases on behalf of the State have demanded a fees increase from the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), saying the (...)

Katie Walsh celebrates with her father, Ted, after winning the Irish Grand National on Thunder and Roses at Fairyhouse. Photograph Cyril Byrne

Easter Monday. Fairyhouse. Sun shining. Irish Grand National. Tony McCoy’s last Irish national. The script was written – but it seems no one told K(...)

Patricia Byron: the new director of the SCSI, the largest representative body for property, construction and land professionals with more than 5,000 members. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Patricia Byron has been appointed as the new director general of the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland (SCSI). Byron, who is currently chief exec(...)

 Ciara Murphy, Director General, Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland

The Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland (SCSI) is to begin a recruitment process for a new director general in the coming weeksThis follows a decis(...)