Almost 85 per cent of Irish people are happy or fairly happy with their work life balance, according to a Eurobarometer study. File photograph: iStock

Irish people appear to be happier with their work/life balance than the typical EU worker although women are slightly less satisfied than men, a new E(...)

According to new research, 33 per cent of Irish holiday makers  say their holiday spend often or always goes out of control. Photograph: iStock

Irish people do not appear to be keeping their eyes on the price when it comes to holidays and the financial headache they bring home as a result coul(...)

The price of bread and cereals in the Republic could rise by up to 30 per cent in a hard Brexit scenario

Brexit could cost Irish households up to €1,400 a year on average as prices rise, a new study by the Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI) has(...)

Handout photo issued by Alec and Jo Bates of the scene in Nice, France, the day after the terror attack which claimed the lives of at least 84 people. Photograph: Alec and Jo Bates/PA Wire

Irish people with plans to travel to France in the weeks ahead have expressed concern about their safety although most of those with bookings who made(...)

Getting on: Irish brides and grooms have aged by nearly five years each over the last two decades, according to the  Central Statistics Office (CSO). Photograph: Getty Images.

Irish brides and grooms have aged by nearly five years each over the last two decades while the popularity of civil marriages in the Republic has jump(...)

The US trade embargo has been in place since Fidel Castro overthrew a pro-US regime in the early 1960s. Photograph: Keystone/Getty Images.

Irish people trying to use an Irish bank to transfer money to people living in Cuba are being blocked from doing so as a result of a United States em(...)

 Minister for the Environment Phil Hogan at the launch of details of  water charges at Government Buildings this morning. Photograph: Cyril Byrne /The Irish Times.

Irish homeowners will be given a free water allowance of 30,000 litres each year under proposals outlined by the Minister for the Environment Phil Ho(...)