Joan O Connor

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Irish Olympian Heike Holstein came third at the Royal Windsor Horse Show. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Irish Olympian Heike Holstein and her home-bred mare Sambuca scored 74.915 per cent to finish third in the four-star dressage Grand Prix kür (freestyl(...)

US president Donald Trump has promised to overhaul the US tax code by slashing corporate taxes from 35 per cent to 15 per cent. Photograph: Kevin Lamarque/Reuters

An aggressive cut in US corporation tax could choke off investment in Ireland’s pharma and medtech sectors, consultancy firm Deloitte has warned. US(...)

John Graby, director of the Royal Institute of Architects in Ireland, said the six members who resigned had “done the honourable thing” in the circumstances.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill.

Two former presidents and four other council members of the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland have resigned over what they claim to be seri(...)

Former Irish Times editor Geraldine Kennedy is among the speakers at Women in Media

A conference celebrating the success of women in Irish media will take place in Kerry this weekend. Women in Media aims to provide an important(...)

Robin Mandal: “I’m very conflicted about awards celebrating excellence because they can alienate people.” Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Robin Mandal looks like an ex-rugby player, but appearances can be deceptive. Even though he went to Willow Park School and Blackrock College, he s(...)

 Maeve Binchy, who will be honoured at the  inaugural Women in Media festival
Women in Media

Move over Listowel Writers’ Week. There’s competition in the Kingdom when it comes to discussing words and the people who write them. Ballybuni(...)