On the wing: Those who were in their mid-20s when they emigrated in 2009 and 2010 may be heading into their 30s now, and facing decisions about whether to buy a home, take that next career step or have children. Photograph: Stephen Strathdee/E+/Getty

This article forms part of a new Returning to Ireland guide by The Irish Times, with information on jobs, housing, health and education, and advice(...)

This article forms part of a new Returning to Ireland guide by The Irish Times, with information on jobs, housing, health and education, and advice(...)

Six in ten respondents to a survey by the Irish Australian Chamber of Commercesaid Government assistance would be “very important” or “somewhat important” if they decided to move back to Ireland.

Just 2 per cent of respondents to a survey of Irish professionals in Australia believe enough is being done to encourage emigrants to return to Ire(...)

When votes from Ireland were excluded, a total of 5,497 were received, with 90 per cent in favour of Yes. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/EPA

Counting begins at 9am this morning in the same-sex marriage and presidential age referendums. But we already have the result of The Irish Time(...)

Hundreds of photos and messages have been posted on Twitter by Irish people  travelling home from abroad to vote in the referendums today.

As emigrants flock back from all over the world to vote in today’s same-sex marriage and presidential age referendums, Twitter has been lit up by t(...)

A group of about 30 young Irish people living in London departed on the train from Euston station at 9am this morning to make the journey back to Dublin to vote in the same-sex marriage referendum. 2:11

Irish emigrants may have no right to vote from abroad, but many are not letting that stop them from casting a ballot in today’s referendums. At(...)

The granddaughter of Spanish painter Pablo Picasso, Marina Picasso, poses outside her house Pavillon de Flore in Cannes. As a child, Marina often found the gates closed at the Pavillon de Flore, which used to be called La Californie. Photograph: Jean Christophe Magnenet/AFP/Getty Images

Less than a week after a painting by Pablo Picasso sold for a world record price at auction, his granddaughter has announced she is  planning (...)

Crosscare, the Dublin-based charity which provides support and advice to Irish emigrants, said the new mortgage restrictions could deter Irish people from returning to live here from abroad. Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

Irish people looking to purchase their first house in Ireland are not considered as first-time buyers if they have previously owned a house abroad.(...)

The #BeMyYes video features Irish people living abroad who cannot vote in the same-sex marriage referendum  on May 22nd appealing to people still living here to vote Yes.

With just over two weeks to go before the same-sex marriage referendum, momentum has been growing among Irish people living abroad without a vote w(...)

Ireland’s net outward migration figure became the highest in Europe after the economic crash.

More people will be moving to Ireland than emigrating by 2017 as the number of Irish people returning from abroad increases, the Government has predic(...)