Richard Byrne

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Elliot Murphy in Berlin: ‘You can’t help but feel for these people you meet along the way – fictional or non-fictional’

On the surface of this earthly Earth, somewhere in Tipperary, the sun gleams off a country cottage. Gravel scrunches as car tyres rotate. There is the(...)

A file image of the Pfizer BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine in a  fridge. The nationwide rollout of the  vaccine to nursing home residents and staff in the State will commence on January 11th. Photograph: Getty

The nationwide rollout of the Covid-19 vaccine to nursing home residents and staff will commence on January 11th with more than 70,000 people expected(...)

Minister for Finance  Paschal Donohoe: all set to speak at Architas’s imminent launch. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Investor Architas is appointing 11 people to oversee the €7.5 billion in assets that it has located in the Republic in a move prompted by uncertainty (...)

Hitting the road: the presence of nuns, priests and brothers in Irish schools has been diminishing for decades. Photograph: Keystone/Getty Images

The presence of religious personnel in Irish schools has been diminishing for decades, falling from 3,700 at postprimary level in 1970 to just 30 i(...)

Maurice Byrne and Gay Byrne, both of whose fathers served in the first World War, at the Guinness first World War exhibition at the Ireland Funds Gallery in the Little Museum of Dublin. Gay Byrne opened the exhibition, which is in place for six weeks. Photograph: Jason Clarke

An exhibition relating to Guinness and the first World War was “entirely unique because it is the story of a war seen through the eyes of individual (...)