The gap between Trinity College Dublin (TCD) and University College Dublin (UCD) has narrowed to just 16 places in the latest Times Higher Educatio(...)

Hiroshima bomb memorial ceremony in Dublin: Dr Aidan MacCarthy from west Cork was the first non-Japanese doctor to assist in the relief effort after the bombing. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

A documentary on the life of a Cork doctor who survived Dunkirk and was a prisoner of war after being captured by the Japanese in Java is due to have (...)

Senator Fidelma Healy-Eames has claimed that the State is costing its citizens jobs by failing to teach them languages. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The Republic cannot give its own citizens jobs because the State is failing at teaching languages, the Seanad has heard.Independent Senator Fidelma He(...)

Green giant: University College Cork

Belated congratulations to UCC for coming runner-up for the second successive year in the GreenMetric, the league table of environmentally friendly(...)

Always on: We are the ones making the choice, not the technology

The end of holidays means one thing for many people: reconnecting to technology. On goes the mobile phone and off goes the automated out-of-office (...)

Irish Roots

Working as a television presenter can seriously loosen your grip on reality. That much was clear from the moment I started work on The Genealogy Roads(...)