St Helen’s Court residents Onani Ngwenya, Tony Geraghty, Sean Mitchell, and Yang Choo and her son Austin Choo (9). Photograph: Tom Honan

A group of south Dublin tenants, including sick, older people and a child with special needs, face eviction next month after a four-year battle with t(...)

Irish gold mine: Omagh Minerals’s site at Cavanacaw, Co Tyrone. Photograph: Google Earth

An Irish gold mine should be made to stop working underground because it was allowed to expand based on inaccurate maps, it has been claimed. Omagh M(...)

Pictured at the Precisiondairy launch were: Paddy Halton, True North Mapping, Prof Willie Donnelly, TSSG, Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Simon Coveney, Dr Bernadette O’Brien, Teagasc, Prof Gerry Boyle, director Teagasc and Dr Frank O’Mara, director of research, Teagasc.

With the EU milk quota regime due to end in April 2015, Irish farmers will for the first time in more than a generation be able to produce as much mil(...)