Six O Clock

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A cormorant flies over the South Wall as storm Ophelia builds off the East Coast. The story fascinated a public obsessed with meteorological matters. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

My late grandma never missed the weather forecast on TV. In fact, she never missed either of the evening weather bulletins – the one after Six O’Clock(...)

'Before bed, I tally up the number of times I have used my phone today:  167.'

This week a Deloitte survey on smartphone usage claimed the average Irish person pick up our devices an average of 57 times daily, significantly more (...)

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald along with the Cabinet. Photograph: Maxwell

When you’re pleading that it’s a matter for the tribunal, you’re at the last redoubt of your defences. All Thursday afternoon colleagues and support(...)

Britiain’s foreign secretary Philip Hammond is interviewed on February 14th the BBC’s Andrew Marr Show.  Photograph: Jeff Overs/BBC/PA Wire

How much is Eastenders worth? Or Newsnight, Panorama, the entire output of Radio Four, and the BBC’s various orchestras and choirs? These are among th(...)

Weekend in ... Luang Prabang, Laos
  • Travel
  • December 19, 2015, 04:00

In Southeast Asia, where preserving cultural heritage often takes a back seat to breakneck tourist development, Luang Prabang is a happy surprise: a (...)

Jeremy Paxman, the long-time BBC broadcaster, is to anchor Channel 4’s general election night coverage next year. Photograph: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images.

Jeremy Paxman, the long-time BBC broadcaster, is to anchor Channel 4’s general election night coverage next year.Channel 4 announced the development t(...)

BBC Newsnight’s Jeremy Paxman allows himself a little liberty putting the feet up as he signs off as presenter of the flagship current affairs show after 25 years last night. Photograph: Jeff Overs/BBC/PA Wire

Jeremy Paxman bowed out of Newsnight after 25 years with a parting joke, bringing his sardonic style to a spoof presenting the weather.London mayor B(...)