‘If communication with teachers and students is good, there’s less likely to be conflict with parents.’ Photograph: Getty Images

How can you help your children to reach their full potential in school? Dozens of studies make it clear what matters most in a child’s education is(...)

Road to Riches ridden by Shane Shortall wins  Galway Plate on day three of the Galway Festival at Galway Racecourse, Ballybrit. Photograph:PA

The ease of Road To Riches’s Tote Galway Plate success yesterday can be gauged by a brief moment of horror experienced by Noel Meade as he watched th(...)

Google now offers a range of products and services, providing additional information to support users searching the internet. Photograph: Paul Sakuma/AP Photo

Google has regularly claimed it cannot be held liable for what is contained in its search results, as it is simply creating a snapshot of content that(...)

Paul Gilligan received a one-year suspended ban from training.

The Cheltenham festival winning trainer Paul Gilligan has received a one-year suspended ban from training, and been ordered to pay €2,500 in costs to(...)

Having seen tens of thousands of prisoners pass through his hands during his time as governor of Dublin’s Mountjoy Prison, John Lonergan has no(...)