Paul Barry

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The enhanced recovery programme of hip replacement is still relatively new in Ireland. Photograph: iStock

When Dubliner Mark Lawless was told he needed a hip replacement, he also learned it would be done and dusted in just one day. An estimated 4,500 peop(...)

Total turnover of Irish craft beer producers in 2017 amounted to €44.3 million. Photograph: Tom Honan

There has been an explosion in the number of Irish craft breweries opening up over the past decade, with a vast and growing selection of beers now ava(...)

Tom Ryan’s oil on canvas, Mars agus Venus

Possibly the last place you’d expect to come across erotic art is a small gallery in a small village in Co Roscommon. But on Friday night Paul Dempse(...)

Sean Fenton, a first year student at Trinity College Dublin, believes cannabis oil helped him to reduce the level of strong anti-epileptic drugs which he said had the side effect of slowing his brain down.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Sean Fenton spoke to The Irish Times this time last year while in the middle of repeating his Leaving Cert. On January 16th, 2017 he said he hoped ca(...)

Margaret McElligott from  Kilflynn, Co Kerry, with her 16-year-old girl, Tina, who is the world’s oldest sufferer of a rare genetic condition Alpers Syndrome. Photograph: Domnick Walsh

An opposition Bill which would legalise cannabis for medical use is being “run into the ground” by Government, the TD behind it has warned. Gino Kenn(...)

Minister for Health Simon Harris has pledged to act immediately to make medicinal cannabis more widely available if a policy review recommends such a move. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Simon Harris has pledged to act immediately to make medicinal cannabis more widely available if a policy review recommends such a move. The Ministe(...)

The court heard that insolvency practitioner Myles Kirby  discovered a deficit of €2.28 million in the company’s accounts

A couple have been ordered by the High Court not to reduce their assets below €1.2 million arising from what a liquidator claims was the fraudulent tr(...)

Clonmel-based IT company Temetra is a fast growing provider of cloud-based meter data management systems for water, gas and heat meters.  Photograph:  Christopher Furlong/Getty Images
New innovator: Temetra

Clonmel-based IT company Temetra is a fast growing provider of cloud-based meter data management systems for water, gas and heat meters. (...)