British government claim Taoiseach is ‘wrong’ to say British planes could not fly over...

British government claim Taoiseach is 'wrong' to say British planes could not fly over Ireland if 'no-deal' Brexit happens Taoiseach Leo Varadkar (Brian Lawless/PA) Taoiseach Leo Varadkar is "wrong" to suggest British aircraft...

Noel considers tilt at the presidency

Noel considers tilt at the presidency Noel Whelan Ballycullane man Noel Whelan is strongly considering running for President of Ireland in the upcoming election. Whelan, who turns 50 in November when Michael D Higgins's...

Revealed: Personal injury payouts four times higher in Ireland than in UK

Revealed: Personal injury payouts four times higher in Ireland than in UK Stock picture Payouts for personal injuries in Ireland are on average 4.4 times higher than in the UK, an analysis of...

Entertainment Theatre & Arts

To she, or not to she - that is the question As theatre groups sign up to 'gender-blind casting', Alan Stanford says it is right to cast the best actor for a...

Darragh McCullough: My thoughts are already turning to next year and a new irrigation...

Darragh McCullough: My thoughts are already turning to next year and a new irrigation system Darragh McCullough on his farm in Stamullen, Co Meath. Photo: Gerry Mooney IT was hard not to be...

Stephenstown road progress towards potential 900 jobs in Balbriggan area

Stephenstown road progress towards potential 900 jobs in Balbriggan area Works on the Stephenstown Link Road, which is set to open up 53 acres of industrial land with the potential to generate...

John Laing Infrastructure Fund’s shares soar on takeover approach

John Laing Infrastructure Fund’s shares soar on takeover approach The fund’s share price came under pressure last year after Labour launched an attack on PFI contractors. The fund has invested in an extension...

Brendan O’Connor: ‘I won’t ever be Poldark, but I’m not going back to being...

Brendan O'Connor: 'I won’t ever be Poldark, but I’m not going back to being Porky' 'I you spt me buying a 99 ice cream at 11 in the morning, just say "don't...

‘Too little, too late’ – Sinn Fein slams UK Prime Minister’s visit to Irish...

'Too little, too late' - Sinn Fein slams UK Prime Minister's visit to Irish border Sinn Fein Northern Ireland leader Michelle O'Neill speaks to media at a press conference in Coalisland, Co...

Let’s get this doomed show on the road

Let's get this doomed show on the road We're stuck with the Super 8 so the least we can do is take the games out of Croke Park Rory Beggan of Monaghan kicks...