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Pre-tax profits at the McKenna family-owned electric and electronics retailer, Power City jumped 11% last year to €8.72m. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Pre-tax profits at the McKenna family-owned electric and electronics retailer, Power City jumped 11 per cent last year to €8.72 million. Accounts jus(...)

Congressman Richard E. Neal of Massachusetts Photograph : Matt Kavanagh / The Irish Times

Under no circumstances can there be a return to a hard border in Ireland, one of the leading political figures on Capitol Hill in Washington has said.(...)

The venue was St Stephen’s, better known as the Pepper Canister

Dublin’s Mount Streets, upper and lower, are presumed to be named for their proximity in former times to a “Gallows Hill”, located between there and w(...)

McDonald said the conversation about a united Ireland should start with the health services in both jurisdictions which are subjects of review. Photograph: Alan Betson

A united Ireland needs a national health service which is free at the point of access, Sinn Féin leader Mary Lou McDonald has suggested. Ms McDonald(...)

Shayk Umar said he supported a united Ireland on the basis of his personal experience and that of his community in the Republic. Photograph: Ronan McGreevy

Minority communities in the North would vote for a united Ireland because they have a much better experience in the Republic, a prominent Muslim leade(...)

Adam and David King  at the family home in  Cork. Photograph:  Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

Adam King and his 'virtual hug' became a symbol of hope for many after his apperance on The Late Late Toy Show and is now the inspir(...)

 Traffic crossing the Border near Derry. Brexit provisions  afford the North the unique advantage of being simultaneously in the UK and in EU’s single market when it comes to trade in goods.  Photograph: Getty Images

Brexit, the controversies around the Northern Ireland Protocol and the possibility of Scottish independence and the eventual break-up of the UK have (...)

Northern Ireland  has fallen further behind the rest of the UK since the 1998 peace accord, which many believed would bring an economic dividend.  Photograph Artur Widak/NurPhoto via Getty Images

The level of subvention Northern Ireland receives from the UK exchequer has become, like so many things in the North, politicised. It is regularly – a(...)

UCC: It’s not every day that a university finds itself awarding a PhD to a student who has written one of the standard texts on their course.

It’s not every day that a university finds itself awarding a PhD to a student who has written one of the standard texts on their course but that’s exa(...)

‘Regardless of their preferences, policymakers and the public in both jurisdictions should be well informed.’ Photograph: Aidan Crawley/Bloomberg/ File

A major academic initiative to avoid the pitfalls of the Brexit vote when it comes to a future referendum on Northern Ireland has been launched. The(...)

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