(...) controversial proposal failed to generate sufficient support but a nearly third of delegates voted in favour, 31(...)

‘The imprisonment and subsequent hunger strike of four water protesters last week and the suspension of a meeting of Cork city council because of the intervention of 20 water charge campaigners this week were not supposed to be part of the Irish story of austerity.’ Above, protesters march from Central Bank, Dublin, to Mountjoy Prison over the imprisonment of water charges demonstrators. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

(...) increases to third-level tuition fees and changes to the medical card scheme. However, the dark days of(...)

Disadvantages of rural living

(...) enjoy, such as proximity to hospitals, third-level colleges, cinemas, theatres, Dart and Luas lines(...)

Páraic Duffy addressing the GAA Congress: “Is broadcast policy impacting on attendances and club games? We’re showing two live games every Sunday.” Photo: Andrew Paton/Inpho

(...) institution since 1888 in third-level competitions to be preserved. Duffy replied that he was sure steps could(...)

Ireland’s Alison Miller and Jenny Murphy celebrate the Women’s Six Nations Championship victory over England at   Ashbourne RFC. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Berard disagreed, 3-0 England.Briggs did level it with her first shot at goal, after more grunt work by(...)

Fyffes, the banana distributor, slipped more than 1.5 per cent to close the day at €1.17 per share. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

The Dublin stock exchange reached its highest level since 2008, climbing 1.1 per cent.Shares rose(...)

Meeting Ireland’s energy needs

Sir, – Whatever about the technical pros and cons, given the level of emotion that the subject(...)

While every manager should have the capability to coach, you also need to have the ability to discern when coaching isn’t working
Calling time on coaching
  • Work
  • February 27, 2015, 01:00

As a manager, you provide some level of coaching to all your direct reports, helping some attain(...)

Tralee Institute of Technology: “We will not require additional efficiencies in order to meet these costs,” a joint statement for the Kerry institute and the  Cork Institute of Technology says

The institutes of technology in Cork and Tralee, which are planning to merge under a joint bid to become a technological university, said the €6.7 mil(...)


(...) fundraising area. An interest in music or the performing arts is preferable and you will be educated to third(...)