Flexible working to become a reality for Irish employees in 2022

The right to request flexible working arrangements is set to become a reality this year for Irish employees. The government must implement the EU work-life balance directive by October 2022.…

Dive deep into the surprisingly complex world of Irish single malt

If you’re going to visit a major US tourist attraction that includes slippery rocks and the chance to stumble into the freezing and turbulent sea, the authorities will probably frown…

On latchiko – Frank McNally on the rise and fall of a mysterious Irish insult

There don’t seem to be as many latchikos in Irish life as there used to be, or at least not around where I live. Having flourished for a brief period…

Experts criticize Irish government’s climate change plan

The Oireachtas committee heard that Ireland’s climate change strategy was still inadequate. The Irish government’s climate change plan as well as carbon budgets recommended by the Climate Change Advisory Board…

The actor who played the little Irish boy on Titanic is still getting paid after 25 years

A child actor who played “Little Irish Boy” in Titanic has revealed that he’s still making money for his one-line role 25 years later. Reese Thompson was only five years…

Descendants commemorate 160 years since Irish Catholic families braved a deadly journey to Brisbane

Irene-Go-Prague set sail from Kobe, Cork, aboard 400 Irish Catholics, on what may be the bloodiest migrant voyage to reach Brisbane 160 years ago. Michael Neyler, a descendant of Irene…

Ray Donovan, Irish fixer with a Jewish spirit, gets his film – J.

When “Ray Donovan” premiered on Showtime in 2013, it seemed unlikely that it would offer any Jewish content. The violent drama, featuring Liev Schreiber as a Hollywood therapist who makes…

New caregivers have been selected from thousands of applicants to live on a remote Irish island

Highly coveted caretaker jobs on a remote island with no running water and electricity have been filled with thousands of applications again this year. The last caretakers on Great Blasket…

Neolithic site could change understanding of what beef meant to the ancient Irish

An archaeological site north of Dublin with an unusually large collection of livestock remains likely changed the beef and grazing culture of Europe more than 5,000 years ago. Data collected…

Sinead O’Connor slams ‘evil’ Irish state after son Shane’s death

Senad O’Connor attacked the Irish state after the death of her 17-year-old son, Shane. The teenager’s body was discovered in the Bray area of ​​Wicklow on Friday after Gardy launched…