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Limerick billionaire JP McManus is funding third-level scholarships for top-achieving students from low-income families. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times

More than 100 high-achieving school-leavers from low-income families will receive scholarships on Saturday for third-level education under an initiati(...)

Money from private investigator was lodged into Lenihan’s Ulster Bank account in Donegal town

A Letterkenny civil servant has pleaded guilty to corruption and theft. Rory Lenihan admitted at Donegal Circuit Court to stealing private information(...)

The dramatic fall-off in the value of Sterling relative to the Euro has triggered a tsunami of imported second-hand cars from the UK

In its pre-budget submission, the Society of the Irish Motor Industry provided a list, showing how the 10 per cent overall decline in new car sales th(...)

Garda whistleblower Keith Harrison with his partner Marissa Simms: was transferred to Donegal town after revelation. Photograph: Leah Farrell/RollingNews.ie

A retired garda sergeant told the Charleton tribunal on Monday that the death of a colleague in the line of duty had “a devastating effect” on officer(...)

The Junior Cert materials technology (wood) exam was worth just a third of marks, with the remainder resting on practical work completed by students earlier in the year. Photo: iStock

The Junior Cert woodwork exam papers were fair and well-structured to reward students with a wide knowledge of the syllabus, according to teachers. T(...)

Technical graphics: many Junior Cert students found themselves under “extreme time pressure” to complete today’s higher-level exam. Photo: iStock

Many Junior Cert students found themselves under “extreme time pressure” to complete today’s higher-level technical-graphics exam. Some teachers said(...)

The Government is expected to stump up about half the cost of the National Broadband Plan here, which could be between €1 billion and €1.5 billion

The Government is expected to finalise the number of homes and businesses covered by the National Broadband Plan (NBP) this week. This follows a repo(...)

Bus Feda driver Donal Sweeney at IT Sligo on the company’s Donegal/Galway route. Photograph: Brian Farrell

Brian O’Donnell, who runs the Donegal-based private bus company, Bus Feda, will not entertain charges that he has cherry-picked a lucrative bus route(...)

Contributors to the influential travel website rated Mulberry Garden as the best restaurant in Ireland based on an aggregate of reviews by the public.  File photograph: TripAdvisor

Mulberry Garden, a small restaurant down a side street in Dublin 4, is Ireland’s best, according to TripAdvisor. Contributors to the influential tra(...)

The harshly beautiful but treacherous Donegal coastline

If “a place apart” can survive in a globalised world the sequestered Glencolumbkille truly ticks the right boxes. Startlingly green while surrounded (...)

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