‘Squeaky clean’ businessman being quizzed over drug bust

'Squeaky clean' businessman being quizzed over drug bust Approximately €100,000 worth of cannabis, €132,000 worth of cigarettes and tobacco as well as €20,000 in cash were recovered during the raid Photo: Garda Press Office A 'squeaky...

Minister and farming leaders on a climate change collision course

Minister and farming leaders on a climate change collision course Irish farming a global leader on sustainability - ICMSA Agriculture accountsfor one-third of Ireland's total GHG emissions AGRICULTURE Minister Michael Creed has received little support from farm...

Lindy McDowell: Doting parents who sing the praises of children for next to nothing...

Lindy McDowell: Doting parents who sing the praises of children for next to nothing do their little ones more harm than good (stock photo) I was sitting quietly in a local coffee shop the other day,...

Everybody’s doing it so why can’t we? The pros and cons of startup podcasts

Everybody's doing it so why can't we? The pros and cons of startup podcasts People often listen as part of their commute to work, and thus a regular weekly schedule for recording is best if...

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....

Sending out an SOS: €70m for 150 startups to help save the world

Sending out an SOS: €70m for 150 startups to help save the world Sean O'Sullivan has built up one of the world's most active venture capital accelerator funds. He spoke to Adrian Weckler about his...

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...

Sport Horse Racing

Future of Towcester racecourse in the balance as company announces administration plans A general view as runners pass the grandstands at Towcester racecourse The future of Towcester racecourse is up in the air after it was...

It’s decision time for store lamb producers in the west

It's decision time for store lamb producers in the west Lamb in Dowra Mart. Photo Brian FarrellGrass supplies are tight throughout the country. File photo The recent rain is starting to bring a bit more hope...

UK regulator sticks to £14 per share for Sky from Disney

UK regulator sticks to £14 per share for Sky from Disney (Stock picture) Britain's Takeover Panel said on Thursday it had confirmed its ruling that Walt Disney might have to offer at least £14 a share...

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