NDRC chief executive Ben Hurley. The is on the hunt for start-ups to take part in science venture accelerator VentureLab. Photo: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The National Digital Research Centre (NDRC) is on the hunt for start-ups to take part in science(...)

Nepal avalanche survivors speak of ordeal 2:54

(...). Separately, in the neighbouring district of Manang, four Canadian hikers and an Indian national were killed(...)

Ruby Walsh celebrates after riding Vautour to win the Supreme Novices’ Hurdle  at Cheltenham back in March. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Willie Mullins has revealed Supreme Novices’ Hurdle hero Vautour is set to embark on a career over fences this season.The five-year-old was a stunning(...)

 Tony McCoy shows his discomfort after riding his 150th winner at  Wetherby on Wednesday. A shoulder injury means he will miss the two-day meeting at Cheltenham this weekend. Photograph: John Giles/PA

Tony McCoy will miss the two-day meeting at Cheltenham this weekend after he sustained a recurrence of a shoulder injury at Wetherby on Wednesday.The(...)

Enhanced screening for Ebola will begin at Heathrow Airport’s Terminal 1 tomorrow. Photograph: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

(...) borders starting at Heathrow tomorrow.Health secretary Jeremy Hunt said it would not be possible to(...)

Brother Thomas McCarry (66) had admitted a series of sample charges of indecently assaulting four boys as young as 10 at a national school in the midlands between 1984 and 1987.

(...) as 10 at a national school in the midlands between 1984 and 1987. His jailing at Mullingar Circuit(...)

(...), at Greenmount Park this Sunday. The Munster national steeplechase, one of the oldest in Ireland(...)

 Aidan O’Brien: saddles a trio of regally bred runners at Navan today where his number one is Giovanni Canaletto.  Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

There may be more than five months to Cheltenham but Silver Concorde can take the first steps back to festival success when he lines up at Navan today(...)

Petroceltic chief executive Brian O’Cathain. Photograph: Eric Luke

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Last year was Australia’s hottest on record, and wildfires raged in New South Wales and Tasmania. Photograph: John Donegan-ABC/Reuters

(...) authorities are preparing for the worst. The national maximum temperature was up by 0.68 degrees across the(...)