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Flames engulf the  bus after it  crashed near Verona, northern Italy on Saturday. Photograph: AP

Italian and Hungarian authorities have begun investigations into the cause of a bus crash in northern Italy that left 16 dead and two people with lif(...)

Furuzamani Beach, Zamami Island, Kerama Islands, Okinawa, Japan
52 Places to Go in 2017
  • Travel
  • January 11, 2017, 12:30

1. Canada: A world to explore. Canada has cosmopolitan cities, barely explored natural wonders and everything in between. Canada is huge — the s(...)

  Robbie Brady scores against Italy at Euro 2016 in France. Photograph:  Reuters/Carl Recine

Cheerio, so, to the year 2016 AD – 12 months that seemed crowded with unwanted departures, a purple rainfall in which the brightest stars were extingu(...)

Veterinary science in UCD is a high points course. Photograph: iStock

Question: My daughter is determined to qualify as a vet. The course in UCD requires high points and is listed as “restricted”. Can you explain this an(...)

A military parade in Moscow. A russian dispute has made it to the Irish High Court.

On August 7th, 2012, at a private airport in Budapest, Hungary, two Russian businessmen discussed the ownership of a $3 billion company responsible fo(...)

As a result of the new Leaving Certificate grades, in 2017 the universities and Institutes of Technology will also introduce revised basic matriculation requirements.

What determines whether you get a place on your dream course? All reputable colleges set minimum academic standards which students must meet before th(...)

This file photo taken on August 3rd, 2012 shows a portrait of Raoul Wallenberg, pictured a day ahead of the 100th anniversary of his birth at the Holocaust Memorial Center and Museum in Budapest on August 3, 2012. Photograph: Attila Kisbenedekat/AFP/Getty Images

Raoul Wallenberg, the Swedish diplomat who saved thousands of Hungarian Jews from being killed by the Nazis, has been formally declared dead, 71 years(...)

Catholic Archbishop of Dublin Diarmuid Martin: Speaking at a Mass in the Pro-Cathedral he said at 11 years of age  he was “stunned by the 1956 uprising in Hungary. It seemed to be a moment which would change history”. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Catholic Archbishop of Dublin Diarmuid Martin has appealed for the protection of small nations and vulnerable peoples be a top priority for Irish for(...)

Fighters stand next to a Soviet tank on the streets of Budapest at the time of the uprising against the Soviet-supported Hungarian communist regime in 1956. Photograph: Laszlo Almasi /Reuters

With their homeland in turmoil they fled by the thousand, moving mostly at night and paying smugglers to guide them through field, forest and frontie(...)

The Danube rushed past my bedroom window, a foot below the sill, a set-up that had me sleeping beneath water level, immersed in nature in just one of (...)

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