Here's today's top read stories in Irish news

US businessman in court for air rage after “obnoxious behavior” on flight to Shannon

Top read story in news from Ireland

An American businessman has been fined in an Irish court after an air rage incident on board a United Airlines flight to Shannon at the weekend...READ MORE


People and Politics: Naked Prince Harry screws it up for Royal Family all over again

Top read story in news blogs

Just when the British royal family was crawling back towards respectability again after the Diana debacle, along comes Harry...READ MORE


Finally “Quiet Man” cottage where John Wayne wooed Maureen O’Hara will be saved - VIDEOS

Sixty years after housing the iconic romance of John Wayne and Maureen O’Hara in ‘The Quiet Man,’ the cottage of White O’Morn finally faces restoration...READ MORE


Unlucky in love One Direction's Niall Horan 'wishes' he was dating Demi Lovato

Top read story in entertainment news

The One Direction singer has been linked to the 'X Factor' judge after they both spoke of their admiration for each other, but he insists there's nothing going on, even though he would like there to be...READ MORE


Irishman wins cash settlement for “Paddy” jokes told by comedians on cruise ships - POLL

A retired construction worker from Dublin has reportedly won an undisclosed, out-of-court payment from Carnival Cruises, having brought a civil action against the shipping company...READ MORE


Shannon Airport, in County Clare, launches five new services across US, UK and Europe and 33-destinations in-all in 2013.