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Alex Chasko of Teeling Whiskey Company: Irish whiskey exports to the US rose 22 per cent in the first six months of this year to €157 million. Photograph: Dave Meehan

About 40 years ago Irish whiskey was the drinks industry’s poor relation. At the end of the 1970s, it was selling fewer than half a million cases – 4.(...)

The Debs: I was glad to see at least one tradition had survived – the naggins strapped to the leg

Naggins, dodgy upstyles and smudged lipgloss – those are my abiding memories of the grad. We call it the grad, but you might call it the debs or the p(...)

Leah Morgan addresses The Irish Times Debate 2017 grand final at Bolton Street College on Friday. Photograph: Cyril Byrne /The Irish Times

The opposition reigned supreme at The Irish Times Debate 2017 with Leah Morgan of the Solicitors’ Apprentice Debating Society of Ireland (SADSI) takin(...)

Sunday Morning: Return to eternal summer inside the humid tropical forest of the Biod™me, a glass-roofed nature preserve containing multiple ecosystems. You might glimpse iguanas, frogs, bats, snakes, sloths and other exotic creatures as you wend your way among the dense vegetation, streams and stone caverns. Photograph: Robert Wright / The New York Times
Weekend in . . . Montreal
  • Travel
  • November 28, 2015, 04:00

W inter is right around the corner, and when the going gets cold – like -17 degrees cold – Montrealers get resourceful. Some dodge Canadian win(...)

Signing the first cask that will be filled with whiskey from the distillery are Henry Conyngham, the eighth Marquess Conyngham, and Alex Conyngham, Earl of Mount Charles. Photograph: Conor McCabe Photography

The American ambassador to Ireland, Kevin O’Malley yesterday formally broke ground on a €44 million whiskey distillery and visitor’s centre on the Sla(...)

Lord Henry Mountcharles and his son Alex in the Slane Castle whiskey tasting room at Slane Castle. The whiskey company has been given a $50 million invesment. Photograph: Ciara Wilkinson

When Jim Beam pulled the plug on the Slane Castle whiskey brand, you’d have got long odds on Henry Mountcharles and his son Alex securing major intern(...)

Mr Justice Paul Carney remanded Ray Gralton () in custody until April 13th, 2015, when he will be sentenced.

An “accomplished boxer” will be sentenced next month for the manslaughter of a mother-of-two with whom he had been in a “turbulent relationship”.Ray G(...)

The judge said John Paul O’Driscoll had been guilty of ‘phenomenally dangerous driving’. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A man who deliberately drove a stolen van while drunk at a motorcycle garda trying to divert traffic away from a garda pursuit has been jailed for 12(...)

Adele: Pre-performance nerves.  Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

The adrenaline that courses through a performer’s body before they take to the stage in front of thousands of expectant fans would be enough to(...)