“People that are categorised as having a disability are not expected or helped to move into the labour market” - Dr Dorothy Watson

Children and adults with disabilities in Ireland face significant barriers in education, the labour market and in adult life, an ESRI multi-disciplina(...)

Google received 2 requests from Irish authorities for the removal of material from YouTube in the first six-month period of the year. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Irish authorities sought disclosure from Google on 10 user accounts in the first six months of the year.The tenth Google Transparency Report shows a w(...)

Tánaiste  Joan Burton: Claimed Sinn Féin is “relentlessly opposed” to measures designed to encourage people back to work.  Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Tánaiste Joan Burton has claimed giving Sinn Féin control of the economy would be tantamount to handing the keys of the country back to the troika.Res(...)

Sinn Féin’s deputy leader Mary-Lou McDonald  today said no public funds were involved in paying for her business class flights on her Australian trip. Photograph: The Irish Times

Sinn Féin’s deputy leader Mary-Lou McDonald confirmed today she had returned from Australia yesterday on business class - but said no public funds wer(...)

Jean-Claude Juncker gives a press conference to announce the attribution of portfolios of European Commissioners-designate at EU commission headquaters in Brussels. Photograph: Olivier Hoslet

European Commission President-elect Jean-Claude Juncker has unveiled the European Union executive for the 2014-2019 period. The team, which mus(...)

The bombed buildings at the corner of Sackville street and Eden Quay on the banks of the Liffey in Dublin. The buildings were shelled by the British admiralty gunboat, the Helga, during the Easter Rising. Photograph: Hulton Archive/Getty Images

(...) of Ireland Seán T Ó Ceallaigh, William O’Brien, Seán MacGarry and Seán Tobin.In an interview with(...)

Father Joseph Mallin SJ. Fianna Fáil senator Mark Daly said the families of those who participated in the events of 1916 should be central to the upcoming commemorations.

A member of the all-party Decade of Commemorations Working Group has called on the public to convey birthday wishes to the last surviving child of (...)

Siún Nic Gearailt, bean an tí ag Hay Festival. grianghraf: joe o’shaughnessy

(...) páistí do pháistí. Beidh amhráin agus dánta le cloisteáil ó na leabhair Ící Pící, Ní Thuigimse Daoine(...)

AC/DC Guitarist Angus Young on stage at Punchestown uring their Black Ice World Tour in 2009.  Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

It has been reported that seminal Australian heavy rock band AC/DC may be about to announce the end of their playing career. Australia’s (...)

An Tánaiste and Labour Party leader Eamon Gilmore. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Senior Labour ministers have said it is too early to make any determinations on the make-up of the next budget. Dampening hopes for indications(...)