An Post seeking 300 voluntary staff redundancies, may move HQ from historic GPO

An Post seeking 300 voluntary staff redundancies, may move HQ from historic GPO (file photo) Hundreds of employees look set to leave An Post under a new redundancy scheme available to over 1,000 staff members. Around 1,200...

Athlone’s magic in the middle: Why it’s time to turn off the motorway

Athlone's magic in the middle: Why it's time to turn off the motorway Ireland's Midlands offer an off-radar holiday off the motorways, Mark Evans writes from Athlone... Athlone and the River Shannon. Photo: Chris Hill /...

O’Sullivan scoops €30m from bicycle startup sale to Uber

O'Sullivan scoops €30m from bicycle startup sale to Uber Entrepreneur Sean O’Sullivan says sometimes London offers more opportunities for his startups than Ireland The former 'Dragons' Den' entrepreneur Sean O'Sullivan made more than €30m from an...

‘Dr. Bumbum’ celebrity plastic surgeon and his mother arrested over death of patient

'Dr. Bumbum' celebrity plastic surgeon and his mother arrested over death of patient Furtado's plastic surgery work turned him into a celebrity (AP Photo/Leo Correa) A plastic surgeon known as "Dr. Bumbum" or "Dr. Butt" on...

Comment: How Man United are trying to set their own news agenda after stuttering...

Comment: How Man United are trying to set their own news agenda after stuttering summer Jose Mourinho (Nick Potts/PA) IT may be seen as the equivalent of a vote of confidence for manager Jose Mourinho. The latest...

Profits at UK engineering firm Balfour Beatty up 69pc

Profits at UK engineering firm Balfour Beatty up 69pc Balfour Beatty has a joint venture in Ireland with CLG, which undertakes work for Gas Networks Ireland. Photo: PA Profits at Balfour Beatty - the UK company...

Farmers cancelling holidays to battle the fodder crisis

Farmers cancelling holidays to battle the fodder crisis Stock Image Farmers are cancelling their holidays and some are not even able to attend weddings due to the current fodder and drought pressures forcing them to stay...

Jim Carrey reveals why he decided to take a step back from Hollywood

Jim Carrey reveals why he decided to take a step back from Hollywood Jim Carrey has taken fewer roles in the last few years and instead focused on his art (PA) Jim Carrey has said he...

High Court gives activists occupying a house in Dublin less than 24-hours to leave

High Court gives activists occupying a house in Dublin less than 24-hours to leave Protesters take over a house in Summerhill to protest against the lack of rental accommodation, overcrowded accommodation and homelessness in Dublin....

Europe-wide drought piles pressure on feed supplies

Europe-wide drought piles pressure on feed supplies Joe Devine gets a helping hand from his daughter Isobel on their County Leitrim Farm Securing sufficient feed ingredients for the Irish livestock sector this winter remains a challenge,...

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