The Ivy Restaurant, Dawson Street, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Rarely has there been a more hotly anticipated new restaurant opening in Dublin than the Ivy Dawson Street, to give the 243-seater on the ground floor(...)

The Ivy at One Molesworth Street, on the corner of Dawson Street,  will be a brasserie-style restaurant open   seven days a week. Photograph: Bryan Meade

“Iconic but accessible. Glamorous but good fun. Prestigious but unpretentious.” It must be The Ivy; or at least it’s how the restaurant group describ(...)

The Dorchester Hotel in London, where hostesses say they were groped and sexually harrassed at a men-only charity dinner last week.

At 10pm last Thursday night, Jonny Gould took to the stage in the ballroom at London’s Dorchester Hotel. “Welcome to the most un-PC event of the year,(...)

Comedian and writer David Walliams was host for the evening at the Presidents Club charity dinner in  the Dorchester Hotel in London. He is pictured here  with the TV judge award at the National Television Awards in London this week. Photograph: Ian West/PA Wire

For a piece of corporate literature accompanying a black-tie charity event, it was an unusual waiver. “The Presidents Club shall accept no responsibil(...)

The  final day of this year’s  BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth golf club. Adult members have seen  their fees rise by  75%  to £13,500

After 18 months of ferocious and vocal opposition to its plans, the Chinese owner of Wentworth, one of Britain’s most famous golf clubs, have come up (...)

Tina Turner has lived in Switzerland for nearly two decades and gave up her US citizenship in 2013.

Secret documents reveal that global banking giant HSBC profited from doing business with arms dealers who channeled mortar bombs to child soldiers in (...)

Anglo kept three lists of politically exposed persons  or high-profile persons  to ensure it did not offer nor could be perceived to have offered special treatment. Photograph : Matt Kavanagh/The Irish Times

The list of “sensitive” borrowers who were clients of Anglo Irish Bank or Irish Nationwide range from billionaires to bankrupts, demonstrating just ho(...)