The figure is a €26 increase on the average monthly spend for Christmas 2015.
Do you keep hearing a claim, and you’re not sure if it’s true? Tell us and we’ll try to check it out.
Stephen Ryan chats to The42 about the Irish side’s considerable recent successes in the sport.
A ban on 500 and 1,000 rupee notes has rocked the economy – but it might only be a short-term sting.
Memories of negative or traumatic events often last longer than those of positive or neutral experiences, and sleep doesn’t help.
Don’t worry, this gift guide will sort you out.
Three people were killed in a crash in Co Waterford, the far right conceded in the Austrian election, and Nigel Farage took aim at Gerry Adams.
Here’s what was said and who said what this week.
Gardaí have confirmed three males, believed to be adults, died in the crash.
Sinn Féin voted to back the Remain campaign. Farage thinks they’ve sold out.
The pollution during our visit was so bad you could taste and smell it.
Let’s find out.
The man was treated by an ambulance crew, but was not seriously injured.
All Potting Shed asks for in return is some snacks and an open mind.
The search for bodies is expected to continue for at least 48 hours.
Can Mourinho’s men earn their first Premier League win in a month, this afternoon?
The projections gave Norbert Hofer’s opponent an unassailable lead.
Clothes, alcohol and food & groceries topped the list for those leaving the state for shopping.
While some snow on higher ground is not unusual on the islands, deep snow at lower altitudes is.
The woman was taken to St James’s Hospital with serious injuries.
Cheaper technology has put VR in reach of many more firms.
The suspect is being interrogated, but investigators say the motive is unclear.
A day after taking the psychedelic drug, four in five patients no longer qualified as clinically anxious.
“Circumstances have changed a lot,” since his decision to quit Fianna Fáil, the former party leader insisted.
Silverware was up for grabs in Leinster as the champions of Dublin and Kilkenny met in O’Moore Park.
Liverpool aimed to return to within a point of leaders Chelsea with victory on the road at the Vitality Stadium.
Two people were arrested in the Thor Operation checkpoint.
An international consortium of media organisations claimed that a huge data leak involving 18 million documents showed in a British Virgin Islands tax havens.
Ahti Heinla says his on-demand robot delivery business will help small businesses compete.
After a decade making furniture, this designer found his next calling was opening a museum.
It was the second highest jackpot of the year.
Is it time yet, is it, is it?
“I’m not saying we are going to play like Barcelona,” says the young Kerryman, “but we’ll play when we can.”
The software company, co-founded by Dubliner Duncan Lennox, is set to expand rapidly in the US and Europe.
It is vital that Ireland object to Trump’s plans for mass deportations and draconian restrictions on immigration, writes TCD’s Daniel Geary.
Grab a comfy chair and sit back with some of the week’s best longreads.
To date, the State has spent €465 million on the water metering project.
"It's a painful life, but the most beautiful there is": A reindeer herd's journey to their winter home
“Margret Fjellstrom’s lasso whirls above her furred hat as she shouts out orders to her helpers.”
In the Saturday Night Live sketch, Trump is chided by aides for sending retweets.
Dublin’s The Scent Company says its unique fragrances help trigger an ‘emotional response’.
“The Irish lose any sense they have when it comes to land,” is one of the many theories offered.