Marian Finucane

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Ray D’Arcy. Photograph Nick Bradshaw

After warning that it could need to make compulsory redundancies if it didn’t receive a boost in its public funding, RTÉ management has spent the past(...)

Greta Thunberg: Ryan Tubridy has been criticised for his on-air remarks about the activist. Photograph: Tom Jamieson/New York Times

Ryan Tubridy is often slagged off for being bland, but this seems unfair. After all, anyone who can trigger the level of offence that Tubridy does wit(...)

Developer Harry Crosbie has proposed reclaiming land from the sea off the coast of Dublin to tackle the housing crisis. File photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

Developer Harry Crosbie has proposed reclaiming land from the sea off the coast of Dublin to tackle the housing crisis. Mr Crosbie said reclaiming la(...)

Ivan Yates now has 183,000 listeners on Newstalk, up 30,000 over the past year. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

RTÉ Radio 1, Newstalk and Today FM have all gained market share in the Irish radio market, but 2fm’s performance slipped in a “soft” quarter, accordin(...)

DNA sequence. Photograph: iStock

Genetic data being collected by an Irish branch of a genomics multinational with links to China will eventually become available to the Irish health s(...)

Former president Mary Robinson speaking at the Irish Congress of Trade Unions’ biennial conference in Dublin on Wednesday. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

Former president Mary Robinson has said Princess Haya bint al-Hussein, who has fled from Dubai to London, remains a friend of hers. Mrs Robinson said(...)

Leo Varadkar said he was awaiting a report from barrister, David Kennedy SC, who was asked to “establish all the facts” around Maria Bailey’s now withdrawn action against the Dean Hotel in Dublin. Photograph: Kinlan Photography.

Leo Varadkar is ordering all future Fine Gael election candidates to fully disclose their involvement in any legal proceedings in the wake of the Mari(...)

Marian Finucane: ‘But you’re not denying, are you, the consequences of global warming?’

A longtime fixture of weekend radio, the Sunday morning newspaper panel hosted by Marian Finucane (RTÉ Radio 1) is something of an institution. And li(...)

“People who continue to drive while suspended, do face (prison time) in court. And judges are jailing people who have continually broken the law.” File photograph: Getty

Some motorists have such disregard for the law and committed crimes so regularly that jailing them is the only way to stop them, the head of the Road (...)

  On Today with Sean O’Rourke, the presenter  attempts to conjure up the whiff of cordite by recreating the close-fought battles of the previous divorce referendum

There’s a trusty adage about warfare which holds that generals always fight the last war rather than the next one. Whatever about military campaigns, (...)

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