According to the Irish findings of a recent European-wide study of migraine sufferers,   12 per cent have lost their jobs because of the condition and 84 per cent say their careers and earnings have been affected.

Next time a colleague or an employee doesn’t turn up for work because of a bad headache, pause for a minute before rolling your eyes in “not again” fr(...)

“It’s not clear that Michael O’Leary would have any interest in operating from an airport in Offaly but it is safe to assume he would insist on Ryanair paying little or nothing by way of passenger charges.” Photograph: Yves Herman/Reuters

As an island nation on the western edge of Europe, it shouldn’t surprise that Ireland has punched above its weight in aviation over the years. Aer (...)

The proposed site is close to the M6 motorway. Photograph: iStock

Details of the investors behind plans for an international airport in Co Offaly are likely to be revealed in coming weeks. Midlands Airport Develop(...)