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Amont the topics on the higher level paper were one about a young boy who wins a pig at a festival. Photograph: iStock

The Junior Cert German papers held no real surprises and followed the format of previous years, according to Fiona Healy, ASTI subject representative (...)

Mr Justice Robert Barr:  June 28th, 1930-September 7th, 2016. Photograph: Ronan Quinlan/Collins

Robert Barr, who has died aged 86, was a former High Court judge who sat in the Special Criminal Court during the violence of the 1980s and 1990s. Ov(...)

Tom Keane and Claire Graham, owners of The Old Mill Stores in Connonagh Village, Co Cork –  winners of the Best Craft/Gift Shop category. Photograph: Emma Jervis

BEST CRAFT/GIFT SHOP: The Old Mill Stores On a bend in the road between Roscarbery and Leap is a real sign of the retail times. The Old Mill Stores (...)

Andromeda, 1 Silchester Downs, Silchester Road, Glenageary

A four-bedroom house in a small enclave off Silchester Road in Glenageary, Co Dublin, has been a comfortable family home since it was built 15 years (...)

Charlotte Mitchell (11) and Aoife Galvin (11) playing checkers at Rathdown Junior School, Glenageary . Photograph: Eric Luke

Two studious-looking third-class pupils are sitting in the reception area of Rathdown Junior School. Their heads are down over a hexagonal board an(...)

Linden on Silchester Road, Glenageary, Co Dublin

The architect who designed Linden, a large detached house on Silchester Road in Glenageary, was determined to keep it bright: there are roof windows (...)

There was a big entry to the Christmas quiz and plenty of you got all the correct answers. The winner is John Kelly from Rathfarnham in Dublin. Congr(...)

138 Silchester Park, Glenageary, Co Dublin: €695,000,  Lisney

For families house-hunting in this desirable south Dublin suburb, Silchester Park, the 1950s, Jennings-built estate, is likely to fulfil all their req(...)

Many of the direct provision centres have been the subject of high-profile protests by residents frustrated at the conditions. Photograph: Alan Betson

It was introduced to meet the needs of vulnerable asylum seekers. But private firms, rather than those seeking refugee status, appear to have been th(...)