It is expected that all 180 staff at the Irish Pandora network will shift to the Danish group. Photograph: Diane Cusack

Pandora, a Nasdaq-listed Danish jewellery company, is buying out the brand’s Irish retail network for €23 million. The Danish parent is buying all 24(...)

 Manor Formula One team’s Rio Haryanto  at Silverstone last year. The team is still seeking investment but running out of time before the start of the season. Photograph: Nigel French/PA Wire

Manor Racing have gone into administration, leaving the Formula One future of the Banbury-based marque in doubt. The team failed to secure fresh inv(...)

“As the internet continues to evolve we must be careful not to allow hard-won consumer protections to be undermined through inaction”

The internet has transformed many aspects of our society. Often, regulation and the law in general do not keep up with these developments, an(...)

The new central library and cultural centre in Dún Laoghaire. One woman suggested €2 million would be “worth spending” to demolish the new building. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Dún Laoghaire’s new seafront library, the cost of car parking in the area and social issues, including housing and drug treatment facilities, were rai(...)