Government urged to make up €1.5m shortfall in Briery Gap funding

Government urged to make up €1.5m shortfall in Briery Gap funding Cost of refurbishment works at the Macroom centre has shot up to €4 million Smoke billowing from the front of the Briery...

Cork-based Wisetek opens new US facility

Cork-based Wisetek opens new US facility Sean Sheehan, CEO Wisetek Cork-based Wisetek Solutions has opened a new operations centre in Sacramento, California. The US location will hire up to 20 people at the facility. The...

White House aims to reduce satellite clutter in space

White House aims to reduce satellite clutter in space The new policy calls for providing a safe and secure environment up in orbit, as satellite traffic increases. The White House (Andrew Parsons/PA) The White...

‘I’m sick of calling the vet after dog attacks’: Clare farmer uses Llama to...

'I'm sick of calling the vet after dog attacks': Clare farmer uses Llama to protect his sheep There has been a mixed reaction to the arrival of a Llama on the canal...

First boat in Aquarius convoy carrying 630 migrants docks in Spain

First boat in Aquarius convoy carrying 630 migrants docks in Spain Migrants are met by emergency workers after descending the Italian coast guard vessel Dattilo upon arrival at the eastern port of...

AuriGen kicks off new funding round to develop irregular heartbeat device

AuriGen kicks off new funding round to develop irregular heartbeat device Tony O’Halloran and AuriGen Medical chief executive Dr John Thompson Irish medical devices startup AuriGen Medical is looking to rapidly accelerate development...

Bullish Leo throws down the gauntlet to pretenders

Bullish Leo throws down the gauntlet to pretenders With an end in sight to the housing crisis, Varadkar is getting increasingly confident Bring it on: Does Taoiseach Leo Varadkar have ballot-box gold? Photo:...

Ex-Trump campaign chairman Manafort jailed ahead of trial

Ex-Trump campaign chairman Manafort jailed ahead of trial Paul Manafort is the first Trump campaign official to be jailed as part of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation. Paul Manafort, Donald Trump’s former campaign...

Works by William Blake and ‘dazzling sun’ artist to go on show at Tate

Works by William Blake and ‘dazzling sun’ artist to go on show at Tate Olafur Eliasson will showcase a large-scale exhibition as well as an outdoor work. Visitors responding to Olafur Eliasson’s installation...

May’s claim of a Brexit dividend just ‘tosh’, says leading Tory MP

May's claim of a Brexit dividend just 'tosh', says leading Tory MP Prime Minister Theresa May and her husband Philip arrive for a church service near to her Maidenhead constituency. Photo: Steve...