A second-half try from Aaron Dundon helped Clontarf to a 18-14 win over Terenure on Friday night. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho.

Cork Constitution brought Ballynahinch’s two-match winning run to a shuddering halt by hammering the hosts 38-3 at Ballymacarn Park in Ulster Bank Lea(...)

A spokesman for the Irish College of General Practitioners said a number of reports by academic bodies and European bodies had said more GPs were needed here. File photograph: Lynne Cameron/PA Wire

The number of GPs currently being trained is only enough to allow services to “stand still” and is not sufficient to allow the introduction of univers(...)

Making a living from genealogy isn’t easy in Ireland. There is no career path, very few employers and lots of competition. But many people involved (...)

Lansdowne captain Scott Deasy played a central role in his side’s victory with a 17-point haul. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

UCD’s lead at the top of Ulster Bank League Division 1A was cut to four points after Lansdowne got the better of them in a 22-20 verdict on Saturday. (...)

Former Bohemians striker Jason Byrne has signed for UCD for the 2016 campaign. Photograph: Inpho

UCD manager Collie O’Neill believes Jason Byrne could achieve his dream of breaking Brendan Bradley’s League of Ireland goalscoring record in just one(...)

Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney: . The research emphasis at new facility will initially be on maximising the potential for milk production from grass. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Kerry-based Dairymaster has provided the technology to help power UCD’s new €2.3 million dairy research facility in Co Kildare, which will be opened (...)

Trinity College  Dublin paid external consultants €2.8 million to assist in “change management”.

Trinity College Dublin paid external consultants €2.8 million to assist in “change management” at the university, figures released under the Freedom o(...)

 Ciarán Coll (right) scored Finn Harps’ winning goal against UCD at the Belfield Bowl. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho.

UCD 0 Finn Harps 1 Finn Harps took a huge step towards promotion last night by beating UCD at the Belfield Bowl in the first leg of the First Division(...)

Minister with Responsibility for Drugs  Aodhán Ó Ríordáin said: “I think we are now at the stage in Ireland where we can have a more realistic debate about the realities of drug use and substance misuse that’s rooted in the real experiences of people…” File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

The Minister with Responsibility for Drugs says young people believe the “just say no to drugs” message is “a lie” and that a more realistic policy mu(...)

Trinity College Dublin (left) and UCD (right)  have secured top 100 rankings in a  table of best academic faculties globally. File photographs: The Irish Times

Both Trinity College Dublin and UCD have secured top 100 rankings in a league table of the world’s best academic faculties. Trinity College has been r(...)