Alan Farrelly and Brian O’Rourke: “we have just signed our first major client in the UK which involves a fleet of 8,500 buses”

The humble bus has been around a long time – since 1895 in motorised form, according to Mercedes-Benz, which claims bragging rights to the first motor(...)

File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Students and teachers have reacted positively to higher level English paper one, with no major shocks or surprises to throw them. “This was a wonder(...)

There has been a mixed reaction to the first paper of the new Junior Cycle English curriculum, with some teachers praising a move away from rote learn(...)

Denis McCullough SC, for Robert Montgomery (now 6), said his side’s case was that appropriate antibiotics were not given to the boy in time and the possibility of  meningitis being dealt with was missed. File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A severely brain-damaged boy has settled for €5.5 million his action against the National Maternity Hospital, Dublin, over his care after being brough(...)

This short memoir from Frank McCarthy about his varied business career takes the form of anecdotes about entrepreneurship and life lessons that will a(...)