Conradh na Gaeilge president Cóilín Ó Cearbhaill pointed out that the British government had pledged to implement an Irish language strategy as part of the 2006 St Andrew’s Agreement.  Photograph: Paul Faith/AFP/Getty Images

(...) promote and to protect our language.” Conradh na Gaeilge president Cóilín Ó Cearbhaill pointed out that(...)

 Emergency services inspect the area following a suicide bombing in  central Istanbul. Photograph: Getty

An Irish-Algerian family who were injured in a suicide bombing attack in Istanbul on Saturday that killed four people has returned home to Ireland. (...)

It is often said that Irish people are more inclined to use the first language when they travel than in Ireland. Why is this one might ask? Why do the(...)

Vincent Ryan died after he was shot while sitting in a car on McKee Road, Finglas. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins

The family of Vincent Ryan who was shot dead outside his partner’s house in Dublin this week has appealed for no retaliation for the murder. Mr Ryan,(...)

Morrissey is said to be considering standing in the London mayoral election.

Singer-songwriter Morrissey is ‘very seriously’ considering standing in the upcoming London mayoral election according to a post on Morrissey fan site(...)

 Micheal Martin at the launch of the Fianna Fail general election manifestoPhotograph: Lensmen/PA Wire

Fianna Fáil has stepped back from plans to introduce income-contingent loans to help meet the cost of third level education. Speaking on Thursday, a (...)

The USI has called for the introduction of laws that ensure access to abortion. Archive photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The Union of Students in Ireland has issued a call on the State’s political parties to make a public commitment on holding a referendum on repealing t(...)

In recent years postgraduate qualifications have become an increasingly standard entry route for many careers. Photograph: Getty Images

Over 2,000 people are expected to attend the National Further Study Fair at Dublin’s RDS on Wednesday where advice on the best route to employment thr(...)

The Union of Students in Ireland (USI) is calling on students who have not yet registered to vote to do so before it is too late for the upcoming gene(...)

The university will also host a live post-debate analysis show capturing commentator’s reactions which will be broadcast from campus directly after the debate. Photograph: Press 22

The University of Limerick will host the first ever RTE general election TV debate to be held outside Dublin. The event will be broadcast live from (...)