Taking stock of damage brought by Brexit storm
Some real economic indicators, a few more forward-looking indicators, and a fair degree of anecdotal evidence are all pointing towards some slowing in Irish economic activity.
Questions for Grafton on late Brexit hit; Shares slump 10%
Shares in Grafton have slumped 10% after the Chadwicks merchants and Woodie’s DIY stores-owner warned that full-year profits will be hit by Brexit, after all.
Large share of Cork, Kerry SME loans soured
The amount of non-performing loans advanced to small firms still on the books of the three main banks has fallen sharply, but there are large regional differences, according to Central Bank research.
Farage under fire over criticism of EU’s stance on Brexit deadline
2 hours, 56 minutes ago
Former first secretary of state Damian Green was among those making fun of Mr Farage’s comments.
US officer pulls man from car – seconds before it is hit by a train
4 hours, 2 minutes ago
Ruben Correa pulled the unconscious driver from his vehicle with just seconds to spare.
Quiz: Can you match the famous animal to the country in which it lives?
4 hours, 46 minutes ago
For these choosy critters there’s just no place like home.
Keira Knightley: Doing the wrong thing could make you prime minister
The actress has spoken about her new film, Official Secrets.
Woody Harrelson admits misgivings over Zombieland role
The star has reprised the role of Tallahassee.
Shortlist for TS Eliot Prize announced
49 minutes ago
A diverse range of poets have made the list.
Increased Garda presence for National Slow Down Day
276 drivers were found to be speeding on National Slow Down Day last year, while there's been a 15% increase in the number of drivers found to be above the speed limit on our roads this year.
Gardaí alerted after words from Nazi death camp slogan appear over Cork social welfare office
23 minutes ago
The Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection has alerted gardaí after wording from a sign displayed over Nazi concentration camps appeared on one of its offices in Cork.
Irish Medical Organisation sets 21-day deadline to avoid ballot for industrial action
1 hour, 15 minutes ago
The Irish Medical Organisation has warned it may ballot for industrial action.