Miriam O’Callaghan: the broadcaster has nothing to do with the skincare range and is distressed at being associated with what she says is a scam product. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Broadcaster Miriam O’Callaghan has obtained High Court orders allowing her to join as co-defendants 51 people allegedly connected to Facebook advertis(...)

Miriam O’Callaghan claims that persons, whose identities remain unknown to her, have placed the adverts in order to exploit the trust placed in her by the Irish public and have damaged her good name and reputation. Photograph Nick Bradshaw

Broadcaster Miriam O’Callaghan claims she has been defamed in a series of “false” and “malicious” adverts containing her image and name that have appe(...)

RTÉ broadcaster Miriam O’Callaghan with Traveller activist Brigid Quilligan after they were  conferred with  honorary doctorates at UCC. Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

Traveller activist Brigid Quilligan spoke of the need to reverse funding cuts which hit the Traveller community hard during the austerity years as she(...)

Former “Irish Times” editor Conor Brady: “How do we pay for good journalism as distinct from ‘infotainment’ and recycled celebrity news?” he asked the ongoing Women in Media conference   in Ballybunion. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The challenges facing women in leadership roles in the media today are “immense”, according to former Irish Times editor Conor Brady. Opening the fo(...)

Brian Farrell presents televised coverage of the 1973 general election

Behind the dicky bow and the slightly stern face, spectacles sitting under a furrowed brow, the Brian Farrell remembered by friends and colleagues fol(...)

A file image of broadcaster Miriam O’Callaghan, who was presented with the inaugural Mary Cummins Award for Outstanding Achievement in Media. Photograph: The Irish Times

Hell was mentioned twice this last weekend in Ballybunion, Co Kerry, where the inaugural Women in Media event was held. It was first evoked by Sinn(...)