IMF chief economist Maurice Obstfeld is flanked by Gian Maria Milesi-Ferretti and Thomas Helbling of the IMF’s research department during a media briefing on the world economic outlook during its annual meeting in Lima, Peru, on Tuesday. Photograph: Mariana Bazo/Reuters

(...) sanctions imposed by the West as punishment for Russian aggression in Ukraine. Collapsing energy prices are(...)

Annie Brady of St Paul’s CBS Secondary School, an inner-city secondary school in Dublin with 250 boys, was awarded the honour at the Royal Society of Arts in London yesterday by award-winning author Kevin Brooks

(...), learning, numeracy and literacy levels within her school. Her energy, commitment and drive are something to(...)

Some days it’s easier to hide behind the shades and seek refuge in anonymity than it is to say good morning to the outside world

(...) kind. Perhaps sometimes we don’t have the energy to do more than keep ourselves to ourselves, and the(...)

Kilkenny hurler Henry Shefflin writes about his ‘15 minutes of fatherhood’ in his new book. Photograph: Alan Betson

(...) cause. If sportsmen and their fans spent even a quarter of the time, energy and zest they devote to(...)

 Bestselling Swedish crime writer Henning Mankel, whose most famous creation was the detective Kurt Wallander, has died  at the age of 67. Photograph: Nora Lorek/AFP/Getty Images

(...) life was distinguished by a restless energy from the moment he went to sea as a teenager. He was born(...)

Detail from Rest Energy (1980), by Marina Abramovic and Ulay. Copyright Marina Abramovic and Ulay; courtesy the Sean Kelly Gallery, New York

Marina Abramovic and her collaborator Ulay’s performance piece Rest Energy. It’s represented by a still(...)

With these changes Ní Ógáin can cut her outgoings by €51 while not noticing any appreciable difference to the quality of her life. Photograph: Getty Images

(...) she is paying the standard rate, according to David Kerr of She is with Bord Gáis Energy(...)

Elysha Brennan: The Rose of Tralee winner, a third-year student of medicine, was treated for Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Photograph: Domnick Walsh/ Eye Focus 4:35

(...) knocked for six in terms of energy. I ended up losing my hair, which I suppose at 19 was such a poignant(...)

Bord na Móna has announced it will no longer harvest energy peat and will complete its move to a sustainable business within 15 years. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

(...) company plans to transform itself into an alternative energy company, centred on biomass, wind and solar(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny was asked four times this morning if he will call the election before Christmas and declined on each occasion to say whether it will take place this year or next.  Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

(...) this morning in Co Mayo at the Killala site where a new renewable energy facility is to be built. The(...)