Chart-topping lecturers: Kieran McGuinness of Delorentos and James Byrne of Villagers, who teach at BIMM. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Is it distracting when your lecturers are world-famous, chart-topping musicians? Earlier this month, students at the British and Irish Modern Music(...)

Emma Browne of Saint Vincent’s Cork and  Ciara Murray of Christ King Cork during the  All-Ireland Schools Cup Under-19A final at the National Basketball Arena, Tallaght. Photograph: Inpho

Ard Scoil Rathangan staged a remarkable comeback to claim the Under-19A Boys All Ireland Schools Cup at the National Basketball Arena. The Kildare sid(...)

In 2007 my friend Paul Clancy connected with me on Facebook. In the “how we know each other” section he wrote: “Shared a rich fantasy life for many(...)

 Gail O’Rorke leaving Dublin District Court today. Photograph: Collins Courts.

A 42-year-old woman is to stand trial charged with assisting in the suicide of a multiple sclerosis sufferer in Dublin two years ago.Bernadette Forde (...)