Ferdia Mac Anna,  husband of  the late Irish Times journalist  Kate Holmquist and members of her family accompany her coffin at her funeral service in St Pauls Church, Silchester Road, Glenageary. Photograph: Alan Betson/ The Irish Times

The late Irish Times journalist, Kate Holmquist has been remembered as a writer of “enormous talent and creativity” whose work was “a road map of Iris(...)

‘I opened the front door and I heard a whoosh like the wind makes. I thought I’d been broken into’. Photograph: Eoin Rafferty

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Be One Inspire One event attendees cited unconscious bias and failure to be credited for work done among their concerns in relation to equality in the workplace.

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Sarah Keane,  President of the Olympic Council of Ireland. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

As president of the Olympic Council of Ireland and chief executive of Swim Ireland, it’s no surprise that sport plays a central role in Sarah Keane’s (...)

People shelter under umbrellas as they look at a Jane Austen-inspired bench outside Winchester Cathedral in Hampshiresssss which is part of the ‘Sitting with Jane’ art trail to commemorate the 200th anniversary of her death.  Photograph:  Andrew Matthews/PA Wire

Nuala O’Connor:‘Happiness in marriage is entirely a matter of chance’ In the Jane Austen Centre, in Bath, you try on a bonnet that smells of other pe(...)

Mrs Brown’s Boys triumphed once again in the Christmas ratings in Ireland as it had also done in Britain.

Mrs Brown’s Boys triumphed once again in the Christmas ratings in Ireland as it had also done in Britain. The Mrs Brown’s Boys Christmas special on RT(...)

Author Liz Nugent. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Liz Nugent has spent most of her working life in broadcasting and has written for TV and Radio. Her first novel, Unravelling Oliver, published this(...)

Karen Nolan (left) and Claudia Carroll have been friends since they were eight.   Photograph: Eric Luke

KAREN ON CLAUDIAC laudia’s always been my best pal, we were at school together, at colle(...)