Bryan Dobson and Sharon Ní Bheoláin present the RTÉ news bulletin but Dobson is paid significantly more

Mandatory gender pay gap reporting should be introduced for large companies, the Irish Business and Employers’ Confederation (Ibec)has suggested. In (...)

Profits are up at the Bord Gais Energy Theatre - good news for owners Crownway Entertainment and its shareholders, John and Bernadette Gallagher.

After a weekend of guesswork on the budget that told us very little more than was already widely known, it’s back to the corproate scene today before (...)

Marian Finucane, whose weekend radio shows will now be sponsored by FBD. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill.

FBD Insurance will be the new sponsor of The Marian Finucane Show on RTÉ Radio from next weekend. The show, which is broadcast on Saturdays and Sunda(...)

George Hook: his vow of on-air omertà has also apparently been taken by his colleagues. Photograph: Alan Betson

Contrary to common belief, sorry is not the hardest word, even for someone as unapologetically outspoken as George Hook – who has now been suspended b(...)

 Sacked journalist Kevin Myers rejected assertions that he was a misogynist. Photograph:   Dara Mac Dónaill

If it was not for the support of members of the Jewish community in Ireland, Kevin Myers believes he might not have survived psychologically the criti(...)

‘Late Late Show’ presenter Ryan Tubridy is the highest paid with a €495,000 salary, newly released figures show. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Ryan Tubridy kept his place as the best paid presenter at RTÉ in 2015 with a salary of €495,000, while only three of the top 10 on-air earners at the (...)

The unspoken assumption is that there are just more talented broadcasters to be found among men than women. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

“This is something women talk about all the time in the corridors and over coffee in RTÉ, ” says one female employee who does not wish to be named abo(...)

The Mosney direct provision centre in Co Meath. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

People caught up in the direct provision system are being denied hope by the State and forced to live in a system which is worse than prison, the chai(...)

Prof John Crown has called on St Vincent’s University Hospital to declare its independence. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Leading medical experts have called on the board of St Vincent’s University Hospital to provide public assurances that the facility operates independe(...)

Independent Senator Pádraig Ó Céidigh, who chaired the committee on water charges, said it was “strange and disappointing” that politicians on the committee did not try to better understand the service Irish Water provides. File photograph: Getty Images

The chair of the Oireachtas committee on water charges has said just four politicians out of the 20 members turned up to a “necessary” site visit to I(...)