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Former president Mary McAleese  will take part in a public conversation with renowned American Benedictine nun Sr Joan Chittister at Trinity College Dublin in November. File photograph: Naoise Culhane

Former president Mary McAleese is to be presented with one of the most prestigious prizes in the Catholic world for her 500,000-word doctoral thesis o(...)

Australian cardinal George Pell is taken from the supreme court of Victoria in Melbourne on August 21st, 2019. Photograph: William West/AFP/Getty Images

Former Vatican treasurer Cardinal George Pell will remain in prison for at least another three years after losing an appeal against his conviction fo(...)

 Police shine torches on anti-government protesters outside the Mong Kok police station after a rally in Mong Kok, Hong Kong, China. Photograph: Roman Pilipey/EPA

Thousands of schoolteachers joined an 11th weekend of anti-government protests in Hong Kong on Saturday, as shops pulled down their shutters and brace(...)

Jofra Archer of England bowls during a nets session at Lord’s on Tuesday. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty Images

The advent of any Test debutant is a source of excitement. But some are more exciting than others. On Wednesday, if the weather permits, Jofra Archer (...)

Habib during  a protest outside the Myanmar embassy in Kuala Lumpur  against human rights abuses against the Rohingya and other ethnicities, in February 2009. Photograph: Sophie Ansel

Harrowing stories are difficult to tell, and more so when they take place in remote parts of the world. So what is the best way to tell them? In any h(...)

Brooklynn Quinn, Sinead Flanagan, Karen Cashman, Orlagh McClinton, Orla McDaid and Marie Brady stepping out in St Stephen’s Green, Dublin, on Wednesday. Photograph: Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland

A forensic mental health occupational therapist based in a maximum security men’s prison and a psychology student are among the young women vying for (...)

The Shanghai-born satirical cartoonist and artist known by his pseudonym Badiucao, who has drawn comparisons to the graffiti artist Banksy.

A prominent Chinese political cartoonist came out of the shadows lately and revealed his face for the first time, hoping the increased publicity would(...)

Sun Yang: last year was visited by drug testers in his home but  he reportedly smashed his blood vials with a hammer, thereby refusing the test.  Photograph: Stefan Wermuth/Reuters

It’s always interesting to note some of the contrast and disparity in the news headlines. and particularly the sports headlines, from when you board a(...)

RMIT University computer scientists Dr Flora Salim, Nan Gao and Dr Wei Shao

Your phone’s accelerometer may reveal a lot about your personality: by recording movements it can predict traits like extroversion or conscientiousnes(...)

Peta Guthridge at the Mater Private Hospital, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Peta Guthridge is frequently asked by her patients why she moved to Ireland for work. Many Irish people are confused as to why an Australian nurse wou(...)

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