England fullback Mike Brown is unlikely to play again this season and is still suffering symptoms from the concussion he picked up in this tackle of Italy’s Andrea Masi during the Six Nations clash at Twickenham. Photo: Julian Finney/Getty Images

The England fullback Mike Brown is unlikely to play again this season because he is continuing to suffer concussion symptoms two months after he wa(...)

Faoiltiarna Keenan, a student from Co Tyrone gives a hand to US Ambassador Kevin O’Malley and Minister for the Diaspora Jimmy Deenihan while they pose for a photograph at  a USIT and CIEE (Council of International Educational Exchanges) orientation session at UCD student centre in  Belfield for J-1 participants. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times. 2:45

(...) embassy, the Council on International Educational Exchange and USIT. Members of the group are among the 8(...)

 Russian president Vladimir Putin speaks with Fifa president Sepp Blatter  during their meeting at the Olympic Park in Sochi on Monday. Photo: Alexei Druginyn/EPA

With just over three years to go until Russia hosts the World Cup, western sanctions and the weakened rouble are taking their toll on preparations, as(...)

Siofra  O’Leary will serve a nine-year term at the European Court of Human Rights. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Rights with the highest degree of professionalism.”The European Court of Human Rights is an international(...)

Almost a third of higher education institutions believe they will fail to achieve performance targets upon which a portion of their funding depends, a new survey reveals. Photograph: Thinkstock.

(...) increase the number of fee-paying international students as a means of meeting financial challenges(...)

 Minister for Foreign Affairs Charlie Flanagan: he said he would continue to ask the British government to give them access to an independent legal person and original documents it had relating to the bombings. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

(...) continue to ask the British government to give them access to an independent international judicial figure(...)

Munster’s first Irish captain Jim McCarthy has passed away at the age of 91. Photo: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

(...) won 28 international caps starting in 1948 when he crossed for a try in the 13-6 defeat of France in(...)

Paul O’Connell is contracted to Munster and Ireland until the end of the 2015-16 season and has been linked with a move to Toulon. Photo: Billy Stickland/Inpho

(...) what some see as an information, namely the signing of the Irish international secondrow Paul O(...)

 Belfast International Airport: Aer Lingus’s  switch of its services to Belfast’s City Airport is the subject of a court case. Photograph: Paul Faith/PA

(...) multimillion-pound High Court lawsuit heard today.Counsel for Belfast International Airport (BIA) claimed it(...)

International, he intimated that new films by Terence Davies, Gaspar Noé and Ben Wheatley were still very much(...)