Duffy’s circus: The power couple with eyes on the prize

Duffy's circus: The power couple with eyes on the prize With their considerable communications ­savvy, Dragons' Den star Gavin Duffy and his wife Orlaith Carmody are sure to ­deliver a slick ­campaign...

Galway look unlikely to trouble Dubs

Galway look unlikely to trouble Dubs Flat Tribesmen have a very busy week ahead Galway’s Shane Walsh. Photo: Piaras Ó Mídheach/Sportsfile Galway had been talked up as the potential heirs to Dublin's throne, but...

Paddy Power continues US drive with deal

Paddy Power continues US drive with deal Deal will cover 15 states, bar Nevada, where the US gaming firm owns a number of hotel casinos, including Las Vegas’ Fremont. FanDuel, a subsidiary of...

Fight Like a Girl by Clementine Ford – Fun, frank and fearless feminist manifesto

Fight Like a Girl by Clementine Ford - Fun, frank and fearless feminist manifesto Non-fiction: Fight Like a Girl, Clementine Ford, OneWorld books, paperback, 304 pages, €18.20 Attack: Clementine Ford writes on the...

Ai Weiwei’s Beijing studio destroyed by officials

Ai Weiwei’s Beijing studio destroyed by officials The artist said he had been given no notice of the demolition. Ai Weiwei is a frequent critic of the Chinese government (PA) Chinese artist Ai Weiwei...

Irish Stock Exchange gives boost to Euronext

Irish Stock Exchange gives boost to Euronext Group costs increased due to acquisitions, including Euronext Dublin and FastMatch, as well as transaction costs, the company said. (stock picture) Paris-based Euronext, which took over...

How fully employed workforce still ‘two years off’

How fully employed workforce still 'two years off' 75pc of adults are at work in the UK, while less than 70pc are in Ireland. Stock photo The number of people out of work...

UK growth set to rebound as summer weather defrosts economy

UK growth set to rebound as summer weather defrosts economy Economic growth in the second quarter is expected to reach 0.4%. The recent heatwave is expected to have boosted the economy (PA) UK economic...

The night the bloody Triad wars erupted on the streets of Dublin

The night the bloody Triad wars erupted on the streets of Dublin Rivalry between Chinese restaurants led to scenes reminiscent of a classic kung fu movie on the streets of the capital DRAMA:...

Eilis O’Hanlon: Mary Lou’s quick U-turn on a border poll shows who really runs...

Eilis O'Hanlon: Mary Lou's quick U-turn on a border poll shows who really runs Sinn Fein The Sinn Fein chief will never truly be leader of her party until she faces down...