President Michael D Higgins with former ministers, Brendan Daly, Donie Cassidy, Michael Mulcahy. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin.

For John Mulcahy, journalism and publishing was not just a job or a career, it was his passion, his memorial Mass heard on Thursday. Though ill for (...)

Broadcaster Paul Williams, is suing The Sunday Times over coverage of the Charleton Tribunal. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Broadcaster and journalist Paul Williams is suing The Sunday Times newspaper over its coverage of the evidence he gave to the Charleton Tribunal. Lega(...)

Comments made by journalist Kevin Myers in a weekend newspaper column about Jewish people were an ‘abuse of free speech’, the Campaign Against Anti-Semitism in the UK has said. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Branding Kevin Myers as either an anti-Semite or a Holocaust denier was “an absolute distortion of the facts”, according to the Jewish Representative (...)

 Labour Party leader Joan Burton (centre) and Senator Lorraine Higgins (right) meet three-year-old Clodagh Ward at the Rainbow Crèche, Athenry during her campaign tour in Coy Galway last week. Photograph:  Hany Marzouk

Tánaiste and Labour party leader Joan Burton says her party “are up for a fight” after a leaked opinion poll revealed a huge drop in Labour support. (...)

The directors of Post Publications said they were  on track to make a profit during the first six months of 2015. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Post Publications Limited, the company behind the Sunday Business Post, sharply reduced its operating losses in the year to the end of June 2014, a(...)

Tops for Tweets: Des Cahill. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

RTÉ broadcaster Des Cahill, aka @sportsdes, is the most influential journalist on Twitter, according to the #murraytweetindex, a new ranking by pub(...)

Sunday Business Post editor Cliff Taylor.

The editor of the Sunday Business Post, Cliff Taylor, is stepping down after 10 years in the role. Political journalist Pat Leahy, the deputy e(...)

Frank Fitzgibbon, editor of the Sunday Times in Ireland

The Irish edition of the Sunday Times will be available on a new tablet app from this weekend and editor Frank Fitzgibbon admits he is “quite pleas(...)

Marie Louise O’Donnell: overcome with admiration for the Taoiseach

Faced with a threat of excommunication, Enda Kenny calmly and succinctly told the bishops last weekend where to go with their bell, book and ca(...)