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ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE Higher Certificate in Business and Accounting (Level 6) IT Tallaght Two years full-time (with part-time options) Thi(...)

Tom Boland, chief executive of the  Higher Education Authority,  said some universities were  “lamentably slow, even contradictory” in reducing number of courses.

Several universities are blocking attempts by Minister for Education Jan O’Sullivan to reduce the number of entry courses in a bid to simplify the th(...)

Residents of  Karen Buckley’s neighbourhood in Glasgow light candles in the shape of a Celtic symbol at a silent vigil for the Irish student. Photograph: PA Wire

One thousand candles were lit as neighbours gathered to be part of a silent vigil for Karen Buckley, close to where the student lived in Glasgow. Resi(...)

The university where tragic Karen Buckley began her nursing studies is remembering a popular graduate whose “main aim in life was to help people”.

The university where tragic Karen Buckley began her nursing studies is remembering a popular graduate whose “main aim in life was to help people”.A c(...)

A fundraising website set up by the friends of missing Cork woman Karen Buckley has raised almost €70,000 towards helping her family.

A fundraising website set up by the friends of missing Cork woman Karen Buckley has raised almost €70,000 towards helping the family of the missing 24(...)

Michael Colreavy, Sinn Féin said demand for visas “indicates the level of demand from young people to go to countries where wages are higher and opportunities plentiful and where there is decency and fairness”.

The 3,850 Canadian visas available last night were taken up within 12 minutes by Irish people wishing to emigrate, Sinn Féin TD Michael Colreavy told(...)

A man who bit 40 per cent of a student’s ear off in an unprovoked attack at a fast food outlet, has avoided going to jail Photograph: Graham Hughes/Photocall Ireland

A man who bit 40 per cent of a student’s ear off in an unprovoked attack at a fast food outlet, has avoided going to jail.David Fitzgerald, (25) Lynwo(...)

Missing student Karen Buckley (24) is one of about 2,000 Irish students who travel to the UK to attend university each year

University of Limerick graduate Karen Buckley (24) is one of about 2,000 Irish students who choose to move to the UK each year to further their educat(...)

Karen Buckley (24), went missing in Glasgow after visiting a nightclub with friends on Saturday night. 0:52

Karen Buckley (24), is a graduate of University of Limerick where she studied general nursing. She graduated in January 2014 before taking time out to(...)

Geraldine Kennedy, former editor of The Irish Times, will  present with the Mary Cummins Award at the Women in Media event. Photograph: Valerie O’Sullivan

The third Women in Media conference is this year inviting men to discuss the common challenges and issues that they both face working in the media and(...)