Max Deegan of St Michael’s is tackled by  Conn Harte Bourke of St Mary’s at Donnybrook yesterday. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho.

St Michael’s 19, St Mary’s 14: St Mary’s came within a whisker of blowing the Leinster Schools Senior Cup wide open with a thunderous effort against S(...)

David Cameron: has made a succession of poor moves over Europe. Photograph: Reuters

July 16th will see Luxembourg’s Jean-Claude Juncker elected European Commission president by the European Parliament. He will be the thirteenth holder(...)

Independent Senator Katherine Zappone said the group’s reform proposals could be achieved by way of legislation. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Six principles to reform the Seanad will be put forward today by the group Democracy Matters, which successfully opposed its abolition in last year’s (...)

Brendan O'Driscoll co-founder of Soundwave, pitches at SXSW in Austin Texas.

It’s a gruelling experience. The business people, mostly young founders of companies not accustomed to Dragon (...)