Ireland’s largest research centre, the Tyndall National Institute, is to head a European consortium which is looking to create thermally intelligent (...)

Lit’s Martin Fitzgerald comes under pressure from Daire Quinn and Tony Kelly of UL. Photo: Inpho/James Crombie
Browne red overshadows UL win

UL 2-18Limerick IT 1-14Jack Browne is ruled out of this afternoon’s Fitzgibbon Cup final through suspension but University of Limerick were last night(...)

UL’s Kevin O’Brien scrambles for possession with Matthew O’Hanlon of UCD. Photograph: Inpho/Ryan Byrne

University of Limerick 0-18 University College Dublin 0-15 The long Fitzgibbon Cup famine for University College Dublin will continue for a(...)

The Minister said a number of measures had been put in place to tackle emergency department overcrowding since the start of the year.  Photograph: Getty Images

Efforts to tackle overcrowding in hospital emergency departments have not been enough, Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has said.He said about 1,000 a(...)

NUI Galway and DCU have come out with top marks in a new European ranking measuring the international orientation of higher education institutions.

NUI Galway and Dublin City University have come out with top marks in a new European ranking measuring the international orientation of higher educ(...)

The study will help  determine  the impact the contracts  are having on working people, says Minister of State for business and employment Ged Nash

Employers’ use of zero-hour and low-hour contracts is to be investigated in a study by academics at the University of Limerick. The Government has app(...)

Upgrading a helipad at Galway University Hospitals ended up costing several times the original estimate, according to an audit report by the Health Service Executive.

Upgrading a helipad at Galway University Hospitals ended up costing several times the original estimate, according to an audit report by the Health S(...)

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The gyms are full to capacity and there are joggers everywhere this time of year as people struggle to get fit. But what does it mean to be fit and(...)

New Dublin hurling manager Ger Cunningham. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

Some people have been tempted to describe Tommy Dunne as the first backroom casualty of the new season, although there is nothing contentious about h(...)

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Awareness of bullying among students has risen considerably in recent years, but what about bullying among staff? UCD lecturer Declan Fahie has bee(...)