Euromillions winner Dolores McNamara, who won more than €115 million in 2005. Photograph: Frank Miller

Somewhere in Ireland this morning, somebody woke up with the country’s biggest ever lottery win of €175 million. February’s Euromillions windfall is (...)

Les Reilly (centre) with the staff from his Daybreak shop in The Naul, north Co Dublin, where the winning €175m EuroMillions ticket was sold. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins.

A large family syndicate from The Naul in North Co Dublin has emerged as the winner of Tuesday night’s €175.4 million EuroMillions jackpot. The famil(...)

Ireland’s winning relationship with the continental draw began early when Limerick woman Dolores McNamara swept to fame with a €115 million pay day in 2005. Photograph: Marlene Awaad/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Somewhere in Ireland this morning, somebody woke up with a jackpot lottery ticket worth a record €175 million. News of the country’s latest EuroMill(...)

Frances Connolly (52) and Patrick Connolly (54) from Moira, County Armagh. Photograph: Liam McBurney/PA Wire

The Co Down couple who won the €127 million (£115m) EuroMillions jackpot on New Year’s Day said they were “chuffed to bits” at being able to(...)

A couple from Co Armagh who won the New Year’s Day lottery draw are poised to speak to the media.

A couple who won a €127 million (£115 million) EuroMillions jackpot are expected to go public. The pair, who are from Co Armagh, won the New Year’s D(...)

Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

This time of year wouldn’t be complete without – no, not novelty socks – our annual top 10 online business stories of the year. Back in its rightful p(...)

Stakelums in Thurles where the winning syndicate members work(ed)

The country’s latest EuroMillions lottery winners are members of a 32-person syndicate who work at a well-known hardware shop in Co Tipperary. The wi(...)

The winning  ticket in Tuesday’s EuroMillions jackpot was sold in Ireland. File photograph: Toby Melville/PA

The winning ticket in Tuesday’s €17 million EuroMillions jackpot was sold in Ireland. Competition organisers have confirmed the ticket was purchased(...)

EuroMillions winner Dolores McNamara invested in Detroit property.

It’s that time of year where we round up the top 10 business stories online. And a bit like Manchester United, Budget 2018 was stuck in second place. (...)

A cormorant flies over the South Wall as storm Ophelia builds off the East Coast. The story fascinated a public obsessed with meteorological matters. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

My late grandma never missed the weather forecast on TV. In fact, she never missed either of the evening weather bulletins – the one after Six O’Clock(...)

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