If you want to see how women’s lives have changed, just flick through a woman’s magazine from the 1960s. Back then says Barbara Scully they obsessed with housework whereas now Irish women are sold glamour, creative careers and charmed lifestyles.


Cork firm helps in war on terror

Security forces across the globe are now defending against terrorist attacks with the help of cutting edge, remotely controlled robots manufactured by West Cork start-up ICP NewTech.


Take a modern approach to dating with this guideby Katie Harrington

Fashion & Beauty

The "look" of the season is a thing of the pastBy Cathy Horyn

Food & Drink

Darina Allen: Fish in Beer Batter with Chips and Tartare SauceBy Darina Allen

Diet & Fitness

Get in and out of the gym quicker than you can say ‘beach body’By Amanda Khouv

Home & Interiors

Entertaining outside has its own rulesBy Carol O’Callaghan


The insider’s guide to Hollywood

Arts, Books, Films & TV

St Vincent’s Annie Clark is the patron saint of popby Ed Power


Verbenas are a rich source of nectar for honey bees and butterfliesBy Peter Dowdall