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Minister for Education Joe McHugh says he wants  help schools to instil a  familiarity with the language in the next generation. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Subjects such as physical education, maths and art are to be taught through Irish in about 20 primary, secondary and pre-schools under a new project a(...)

Labour Party leader Brendan Howlin following his speech to the party conference in Mullingar, Co Westmeath. Photograph: Leah Farrell/RollingNews

Labour Party leader Brendan Howlin has accused Taoiseach Leo Varadkar of sending out mixed messages on the “toxic racism” which he says has entered Ir(...)

Dermot Kelly, former Dáil correspondent at The Irish Times, has died

Former Irish Times journalist Dermot Kelly has died. Mr Kelly, originally from Mullingar, Co Westmeath worked as Dáil correspondent for the newspaper.(...)

The attempted delivery by forceps of a baby, who died almost a week after his birth, was “a reasonable option” in the circumstances, a medical inquiry(...)

A young child whose chronic ear condition went undiagnosed despite several examinations has been left with permanent damage and faces years of treatme(...)

A number of properties in Mullingar were searched

Gardaí in the midlands have opened an investigation into human trafficking linked to organised prostitution in the Republic. Detectives are also inve(...)

Sophie Kelly, Rachelle Biayi and Karl Fitzpatrick, from Pobalscoil Neasáin, Baldoyle, Dublin at BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Irish farmers want to make their contribution to countering climate change, but would like more training on how best to reduce carbon emissions arisin(...)

 Vinu Narayanan, a nurse who has lived in Ireland for nearly a decade. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

When Vinu Narayanan and Athila Kizhakkuveettil got married last year they immediately began planning their new life together in Ireland. Narayanan, w(...)

Leah Kelly’s hat resembled a gust of wind blowing through feathers with a mélange of floating quills, according to its creator Derek Montgomery, a milliner based in Mullingar, Co Westmeath.

Ladies Day is not for the faint hearted nor the light of pocket. A queue of hopefuls assembled in the early afternoon sunshine at the RDS, one more el(...)

Heavy rainfall has been predicted in the coming days. Photograph: Alan Betson

Freezing overnight temperatures are due to subside on Thursday morning but a warning of heavy rain and flooding remains with the long winter showing n(...)

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