Post Reporter

Post Reporter

Pat Robertson's approach to handling Chavez

Pat Robertson's approach to handling Chavez

Even by the standards of militant American conservatism, preacher, broadcaster and erstwhile politician Pat Robertson often seems beyond the pale, writes Niall Stanage.

Volkswagen returns to Jetta

Volkswagen returns to Jetta

Volkswagen has decided that the four-door sibling of the Golf range will be called the Jetta in every country except China, replacing the Bora name used in Europe for the previous generation.

Two-door Smart may get chop

Two-door Smart may get chop

Rumours are circulating that Mercedes-Benz, which is going through a tough time in Europe at present, may drop the iconic Smart two-door model.

He's in fashion

He's in fashion

Pete Reddy heads Dublin graphic design agency Redman AKA. Work in progress includes a relaunch of Hobo Clothing and a new venue brand for nightclub owner John Reynolds.

Fiat to build new city car

Fiat to build new city car

A decision has been taken at Fiat to build a new city car, smaller than the Panda.

New property mag launched

New property mag launched

Coco Television and Blendon Communications – a specialist exhibitions and publishing company – have launched a new monthly overseas property magazine, House Hunters In The Sun.

In the spotlight: Courtney Love

In the spotlight: Courtney Love

Where to after Kurt Cobain? For Courtney Love, the widow of grunge rock's most infamous exponent, it appears that the answer to that question – last week at least – may have come in the shape of British comedian Steve Coogan, best known for his comic

Economy needs consolidation

Economy needs consolidation

Another week and more factory closures. The overall economy may be in good shape, but it is clear that the manufacturing sector is hurting.

Pat the Baker campaign

Pat the Baker campaign

Jon Kenny, who came to fame as one half of D'Unbelievables, will play four characters in a new campaign for Pat the Baker.

Object of desire

Object of desire

Janet Mullarney's bronze cow certainly scores in the charisma stakes.

D'Arcy pulls in extra viewers

D'Arcy pulls in extra viewers

Ray D'Arcy's run at the Rose of Tralee MC job has been a success.

He's in fashion

He's in fashion

Pete Reddy heads Dublin graphic design agency Redman AKA. Work in progress includes a relaunch of Hobo Clothing and a new venue brand for nightclub owner John Reynolds.

NTL service reaches Co Mayo

NTL service reaches Co Mayo

NTL Ireland has extended its digital TV service to Co Mayo.

State of health: Public versus private

State of health: Public versus private

With many patients still languishing on hospital trolleys awaiting beds, the public-sector-versus-private-sector debate rages on.

Addressing needs of first-time buyers

Addressing needs of first-time buyers

The house-price boom continues. Indeed, in parts of Dublin, the market looks very buoyant.