Thursday, May 23, 2019
Orphanage tragedy and fictional hauntings set scene for fine debut Fiction: He is Mine and I Have No Other, Rebecca O'Connor, Canongate €17.99 He is Mine and I Have No Other The prompt for this novel came from the fire in a...
Simon Coveney rules out snap autumn election The Tánaiste was speaking as he attended the launch of a new unit at Cork University Hospital Simon Coveney Photo: Tom Burke TÁNAISTE Simon Coveney has ruled out a snap election in the autumn. Mr Coveney...
'I'm sick of calling the vet after dog attacks': Clare farmer uses Llama to protect his sheep There has been a mixed reaction to the arrival of a Llama on the canal bank. A South-East Clare farmer is using a novel...
Charlie Weston: The amount of tax paid by motorists is unfair - and it is high time it was reduced 'At current prices a typical motorist will now pay €221 a month for petrol.' (Stock picture) Driving a car is becoming...
CYBG acquires Virgin Money for £1.7bn (Rui Vieira/PA) CYBG has reached a takeover deal with Virgin Money that values the bank at £1.7bn (€1.9bn) but is likely to lead to more than 1,500 job losses. The owner of the Clydesdale Bank, Yorkshire...
Irish Ferries will stay buoyant despite ship delay disappointment for holidaymakers Sailings cancelled and holidaymakers disappointed, but analysts are confident the customers will flock back again Irish Ferries’ unfinished WB Yeats ferry in a shipyard in Germany The word on the seas...
Ireland ranked among 'the bad and the ugly' in EU for climate change action Communications Minister Denis Naughten. Photo: Doug O'Connor Ireland is among the worst countries in the EU for taking action on climate change, a new report has claimed. The...
Irish companies count cost of rise in cyber crimes PwC Ireland's cyber leader Pat Moran More than 10pc of Irish businesses that have been hit by cyber criminals lost more than €4m each in the past two years as a result...
Irish oil company commences site survey operations Barryroe drilling operation Irish oil and exploration company Providence Resources has announced that the Gardline's M/V Kommandor survey vessel has commenced mobilisation in advance of the planned acquisition of data suitable for input to...
There's treasure in car salvage yards for investors in LKQ Corp   'one man’s junk is truly another’s treasure.' (Stock image) A few years ago, we were treated to two television series which charted the ups and downs of two family-run car...

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