In Brisbane: Richard Donovan with wife Patricia and son Michael. They will all be back in Tipperary in September.

(...) – 39,800 of all nationalities who left Ireland in 2014 had a third- level qualification – could(...)

Using Barry Moran  as a defensive sweeper against Donegal to negate the influence of Michael Murphy was a bold statement by Mayo’s joint managers Pat Holmes and Noel Connelly. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

(...) own. It offered substantive proof that Mayo were still too open in the last third of the field. It was(...)

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt faces a number of difficult decisions when it comes to selecting his squad for the World Cup. 2:54

(...) these 10, the least experienced at international level is Craig Gilroy, with six caps, and as he was(...)

Empty pot: charities are facing funding shortfalls after the departure of Chuck Feeney. Photograph: Peter Dazeley/Photographer’s Choice/Getty

(...) research and third-level institutions. Shaking a bucket The closure of the two groups was foreseen, and(...)

Wayne Lordan will be hoping to land the Tote Irish Cambridgeshire at the Curragh on board Fit For The Job for owner JP McManus. Photograph: James Crombie

(...)’s total of 14 victories on the level in Ireland this term. That’s a tally mostly surpassed by the likes(...)

Aston Villa winger Jack Grealish celebrates his side’s second goal in the FA Cup semi-final against Liverpool at Wembley Stadium last April. Photograph: Glyn Kirk/AFP Photo

(...). Despite making his first start in the FA Cup third-round win over Blackpool on January 4th, it was not(...)

 Minister for Education and Skills Jan O’Sullivan. File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Third-level student grants will be available to asylum seekers for the first time from next month(...)

UCC president Dr Michael Murphy. Photograph: UCC

(...) of third-level institutions and their constituent schools and administrative units to allow them(...)

(...) subsistence-level poverty, and that, for instance, Chinese factory workers’ wages, even adjusted for inflation(...)

Eoghan McCabe: he is already on his third company Intercom, having seen his second, Exceptional, sold for an undisclosed sum

(...) inadequate. At 31, Eoghan McCabe is already on his third company. His second, Exceptional, was sold for an(...)