Commuters at Tara Street DART station. That average travel time breaks down into about eight long minutes waiting on the platform and almost 28 minutes on board the train. Photograph: Frank Miller

Dublin rail commuters are a captive audience for advertisers for average travel periods of almost 36 minutes, according to a new study by out-of- home(...)

“The Ipsos MRBI poll for The Irish Times underestimated support for Micheál Martin’s party by 1.5 per cent.” Photograph: Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images

The performance of Irish polling companies in the general election – while far from perfect – could not begin to be compared to the dismal failure of(...)

Support for Fianna Fáil ranged from 18 per cent to 23 per cent across all polls, while Sinn Féin ranged from 15 per cent to 19 per cent.

Three election polls published this weekend by Sunday newspapers have provided different results for the country’s largest parties. They also show a(...)

The Science in Ireland Barometer shows too many people feel uninformed about major science issues such as climate and energy. They also believe scientists do not listen to ordinary people. File photograph: Getty Images

A major study published on Wednesday shows people in Ireland are generally supportive of State investment in science and believe it is important for o(...)

Labour Party leader Joan Burton. Separate opinion polls have suggested a fall in support for her party.

Labour Party support has shown a decline in separate political opinion polls published on Sunday. According to a Millward Brown poll for the Sunday I(...)

Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams: a new opinion poll suggests he is one of the most popular party leaders and that Sinn Féin is the most popular party. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Support for Independents and smaller parties has fallen significantly at the start of the new year, ending a period of steadily rising ratings over re(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Tánaiste Joan Burton during the announcement of Budget 2015: Three opinion polls to be published tomorrow show Fine Gael and Labour struggling for support. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times.

Three opinion polls to be published tomorrow show the Government parties struggling for support. The findings will be of particular concern to the Lab(...)

Image of the week: Marchant mirth  The man laughing his head off is Paul Marchant, chief executive of Primark, and it’s not because he’s see(...)

Job satisfaction among secondary school teachers has dropped sharply in the past five years, with administrative work and school evaluations am(...)

Eoin Wrixon (left) and Dermot Hanrahan of Wide Eye Media (formerly Carlton Screen Advertising) in the Savoy Cinema in Dublin. photograph: david o’shea

Carlton Screen Advertising, the company that sells advertisements for 643 cinema screens in Ireland, is rebranding as Wide Eye Media. Th(...)