Conor O’Keefe at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court yesterday: he was sentenced to three years for having sex with a 15-year-old girl he groomed online. Photograph: Court Collins.

The most effective way parents can protect children against predators online is to have an “honest and open relationship”, child safety experts have (...)

As well as continued need for graduate professionals in accounting, finance and IT roles, there was also a notable uplift across the audit, supply chain, HR and research and development markets. Photograph: Bloomberg

The number of jobs available in Ireland declined marginally last month against an increase in the number of professionals seeking new opportunities. T(...)

Foxford Court residents in Lucan, Dublin, from left,  Denise Murphy, Paul Kavanagh and  Paul Coleman. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Homes in a Lucan housing development, built on behalf of South Dublin County Council nine years ago, have been found to have no fire-stopping betwe(...)