Paula Fagan, chief executive of LGBT Ireland, speaking at The Citizens’ Assembly session. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

The constitution is a barrier to the proper recognition of same-sex families, the Citizens’ Assembly heard on Sunday. Paula Fagan and her partner De(...)

Ryanair chief executive Michael O’Leary: Airline was agreeing new deals that would result in Ryanair pilots being 20 per cent better paid than those in rivals such as Norwegian and Jet2. Photograph: François Lenoir

Ryanair pilots are calling on its chief executive Michael O’Leary to begin talks with named Irish representatives of a group seeking to negotiate new (...)