Natasha Duffy and Caroline Duke from Sofft Productions which curates bespoke concert experiences and produces live streams for people in music, theatre and events. Photograph: Ray Keogh

When lockdown sent us all home to work from kitchen tables, bedrooms, attics or even garden sheds, nobody could foresee how remote working would pan o(...)

Connemara Food Ventures founders James and Deirdre Cunningham: To create the blends we needed to be taste neutral while adhering to our central goal of adding nutritional value.”

 James and Deirdre Cunningham are the driving force behind Dulse restaurant in Barna, Co Galway. They are also the cofounders of Connemara Food V(...)

Yroo VP Corporate & Legal Affairs Juron Kinnear, Canadian Ambassador to Ireland Kevin Vickers, Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Mary Mitchell O’Connor, ConnectIreland CEO Joanna Murphy, and Yroo chief executive James Cunningham. Photograph: Paul Sherwood, ConnectIreland.

Yroo, a search engine for shoppers, is to create 33 jobs in Ireland over the next three years. The company is expanding its Dublin offices in order t(...)

President Barack Obama shakes hands with troops after delivering remarks at Bagram Air Base in Kabul today. Photograph: Reuters

President Barack Obama, on a visit to Afghanistan, said this evening his administration would likely announce soon how many troops it will keep in t(...)

Irish universities and institutes of technology (ITs) are upping their game in the race to commercialise research. The job of straddling academ(...)

US secretary of defence Chuck Hagel greets US Army troops on the tarmac of Kabul airport before boarding a flight to Washington after a three day visit to Afghanistan. Photograph: Jason Reed-Pool/Getty Images.

An Afghan policeman opened fire with a heavy machine gun on a security meeting between US special forces and Afghan soldiers and police, killi(...)