Ford’s stay-in-your-lane mattress: there are other things couples do in bed apart from sleeping, which involve being quite close together, and during which being ‘nudged’ probably isn’t ideal

In the same week that a Kickstarter campaign was set up to fund the production of LoveSync, an interactive button encouraging partners to signal they (...)

A still from the animated film ‘Sgt Stubby: An Unlikely Hero’ for which Cork people raised €3 million.

Some might describe it as a shaggy dog story but the tale of how a stray mutt ended up as a sergeant in the US Army is being celebrated this week in C(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny with (from left) Minister for Foreign Affairs Charlie Flanagan, Seán Sherlock Minister of State at Department of Foreign Affairs and Tánaiste Joan Burton  at Stormont House, Belfast, ahead of the talks. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

The British and Irish governments have decided to allow another day of talking to determine if agreement can be reached that would safeguard the North(...)

Pierce Brosnan ad for Sky Ireland

Just because George Clooney does it (for Nespresso), doesn’t make it right. Celebrity-fronted ads just seem that little bit more tragic ever since (...)

Such has been the reception in the US for this deeply unhinged entertainment that you half-expect the screen to vomit green bile on your head as you s(...)

Meeting their match: Dominic West and Helena Bonham Carter in Burton and Taylor

If you didn’t see Burton and Taylor (BBC Four, Monday), look at the photo of Dominic West and Helena Bonham Carter, above, as the famous Hollywood cou(...)

RONAN McGREEVY The death has taken place of the Irish-born portrait painter Reginald Gray. He was 82. He passed away from stomach cancer(...)