Work in progress at the national children’s hospital site at St James’s earlier in 2019. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

Profits at BAM Ireland, builder of the seriously over-budget national children’s hospital, fell 12 per cent last year to €13.7 million, the latest fig(...)

Msgr John Delaney who won €500,000 in the Euro Millions Plus draw.

A Florida-based Irish priest at home on holidays for Christmas has won €500,000 in the EuroMillions Plus draw. The Irish Times has confirmed he is Ms(...)

Weekend in... Boston
  • Travel
  • October 24, 2015, 01:00

Thanks to the area’s 50-plus colleges, Boston has a reputation for hitting the books first, goofing off second. To be sure, venerable institutions (...)

Ted Kennedy Jnr looking at the new bust of his father Edward at the Kennedy Homestead Dunganstown, New Ross, Co Wexford today. Photograph: Mary Browne

A little-known account of Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy’s intervention in the Cuban missile crisis was recalled by her grandson Ted Kennedy Jnr, in Co Wexfo(...)

John F Kennedy showed grace under fire throughout his time in the White House

Popular culture often provides a good barometer of where reputation stands. John F Kennedy, it seems, is a case of mercury falling.In the recent NBC T(...)