With 250,000 people out of work, why are there 3,000 vacant jobs in our hotels?
The hotel industry is thriving, yet hoteliers can't fill thousands of jobs
First coffee and tea festival set to cause a stir
WE’RE known for our love of a cuppa and now the country gets its very first tea and coffee festival.
Irish women do more housework than other Europeans
Women do more housework and spend more time caring for children than most of their European counterparts.
- Amazing Spider-Man 2 actor Andrew Garfield visits 'Batkid' in Disneyland
- Gardai pursue train vandals down tracks after they smashed windows and pulled emergency handles
- Parishioners scorched on forehead by holy ashes on Ash Wednesday
- Protesters arrested as violence erupts outside Dublin's Convention Centre
- Teenager suffered three heart attacks after drinking 10 jagerbombs
Polar bear Gerda plays with her two-month-old cub
Queen honours Keith and Crawford
Penelope Keith may be best know for playing posh characters but she has now officially become a titled woman - a Dame Commander.
Bright lights of Hollywood could be calling BOD and Amy after the rugby star's final game in the green jersey
The bright lights of Hollywood could be on the horizon for Irish couple Brian O’Driscoll and Amy Huberman as the rugby legend’s final time on the pitch draws near.
Horan 'inundated after phone leak'
Niall Horan has apparently been bombarded with saucy photos from fans after his mobile phone number was leaked.
DJ pioneers get RockWalk honour
Grandmaster Flash, Grand Wizzard Theodore and Grand Mixer DXT have become the first DJs to be inducted into Hollywood's RockWalk.
Saoirse Ronan planning 'Bridesmaids' themed 20th birthday bash
Giant cookies, Labrador puppies and chocolate fountains? Irish actress Saoirse Ronan is planning a birthday bash like no other.
Rosanna Davison planning big fat Ritz-Carlton party after €100k Ibiza wedding
Rosanna Davison (29) will be having a midsummer night's dream for her Irish wedding celebrations.
Sean Penn is guest of honour at Dublin human rights awards
Hollywood actor and charity advocate Sean Penn is in Dublin today as the guest of honour at the Front Line Defenders Awards.
Perry teases Cyrus over tweets
Katy Perry has joked that she is going to give Miley Cyrus "the biggest spanking" after the singer poked fun at her ex John Mayer.
Niall Horan phone bombarded with dirty messages after number leaked online
Niall Horan reportedly had to change his number after being bombarded with dirty texts.
Parker Jr: Hollywood star 'unreal'
Ray Parker Jr has burst into song as he unveiled his star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame.