A Dublin teen’s heroic act has gone viral on social media after his story was shared on the Humans of Dublin Facebook page.


Pat Spillane brands Cork statement on Cuthbert’s exit ‘a complete joke’

Former Kerry star Pat Spillane has described the Cork County Board’s statement regarding football manager Brian Cuthbert’s resignation as “a complete joke” and suggested that the county should consider an outside manager to replace Brian Cuthbert.


Barnacles clue to MH370 plane mystery

Barnacles encrusted on plane debris that washed up on the French island of Reunion might unravel the mystery of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, which disappeared last year with 239 passengers and crew.


Russian banks turn away clients as recession bites

JSC Alfa Bank, the Russian private bank founded by billionaire Mikhail Fridman, is scaling back lending for all but the most affluent clients after a growing share of customers fell behind on payments this year.


What’s in store for charity shops?Liz Dunphy

Fashion & Beauty

Lesley Keane’s 20-year journey from window-dressing to MAC Senior make-up artistBy Corina Gaffey

Food & Drink

Darina Allen: A dream confection for a midsummer nightBy Darina Allen

Health & Life

Take note... you'll soon be able keep your medical history in one handy app

Home & Interiors

Intelligent appliances and how to buy the best for your home


A sojourn through time... travelling the historic road to Magna Carta

Arts, Books, Films & TV

Jane Smiley gives some food for thoughtRichard Fitzpatrick


Cutting-edge study to save eelsRichard Collins