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Ocean Energy’s wave energy device will be built in Oregon and tested by the US navy at a site off Hawaii.

A landmark wave energy device designed by Cork-based company Ocean Energy is to be built by US company Vigor, it was announced on Wednesday in Washing(...)

Man was charged with possession of cannabis herb for sale or supply. Photograph: Getty Images

A 41-year-old man has been remanded in custody with consent to bail after a €200,000 drugs seizure in Co Cork. Artur Kozakiekicz, a Polish national, (...)

Eric McDowell: he joined the Bletchley Park establishment straight from school, and was part of the Japanese Emperor Codes cryptology department

Eric McDowell, who has died at at the age of 92, was involved in many facets of life in Northern Ireland, both business and private. However, a signif(...)

Michael Noonan quietly exited the Department of Finance as  Paschal Donohoe was appointed Minister for Finance. File photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne/Reuters

So there’s a new sheriff in town. Michael Noonan slipped quietly out the side door this week as Enda Kenny lapped up the last of the adulation before(...)

Terry Waite at home in Suffolk, England. Photograph: Joanne O’Brien

By his own admission, the one thing that most people don’t expect of Terry Waite – once hostage negotiator turned hostage, and now an author, lecturer(...)

Kevin Heffernan pictured   in 1989. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

It should have started today but it didn’t. Friday May 19th is the 43rd anniversary of when the season that changed the GAA nearly got under way. It w(...)

Housing in  Ballymun: the  loan was given in part so JEC could pursue proceedings through the courts.  At the time it was said  JEC “does not . . . have the financial means to carry out the remedial works nor to undertake the litigation”

The Department of Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government knew about and approved the giving of a €6.6 million interest-free loan by a local(...)

St Colman’s Cathedral in Cobh, Co Cork. Photograph: Connie Coleman/Getty/Files

Generous tributes were paid and fond memories were recalled on Saturday at the funeral of a Co Cork couple who died in a house fire in London earlier (...)

Economic modelling  suggests that Ireland’s GDP  would be 3.5%  smaller after five years and 4%  smaller after 10 year than it would have been without Brexit

Agricultural exports to the UK would be devastated by a hard Brexit, with overall UK exports being reduced by a third, the Department of Finance warne(...)

Phil Lynott, lead singer  Thin Lizzy,  died on January 4th, 1986. He was 35. Photograph:  Eric Luke

– Phil Lynott, lead singer with Irish rock band Thin Lizzy (below), died on January 4th. He was 35 years old.–Jennifer Guinness, wife of Guinness Maho(...)

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