A file image of Sylvia Meehan. A  funeral service for her in Dublin was told on Monday of her belief in ‘equality and human rights’. Photograph: The Irish Times

Sylvia Meehan, rights activist and the first chair of the Employment Equality Agency (EEA), “believed in equality and human rights that left nobody be(...)

Kieran Mulvey  was most recently in the news when he mediated talks between Ryanair and a group of striking pilots. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Industrial relations troubleshooter Kieran Mulvey is set to join the board of Independent News & Media (INM) as a non-executive director. The tro(...)

The Public Service Pay and Pensions Bill, which will be published later in the week, will seek to address those who do not participate in the collective agreements including the three teachers unions. Photograph:  Dan Kitwood/Getty Images

Tens of thousands of public servants could face a freezing of increments and delays in pay increases for failing to back the public sector pay deal. (...)

 INTO members attend a rally for pay equality for lower-paid teachers outside the Dáil, Kildare Street, Dublin, in December 2016. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The Irish National Teachers’ Organisation (INTO) is to take part in a new Government review of pay equality. The union said the plans by the Governme(...)

The Irish National Teachers’ Organisation joins the  Teachers’ Union of Ireland in recommending rejection of the pay deal

Primary school teachers look set to reject the proposed public sector pay deal under which 300,000 State employees would see an increase of between 6.(...)

ASTI general secretary Kieran Christie (left): ’Boat has sailed’ on retrospective pay. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Members of the Association of Secondary Teachers of Ireland (ASTI) face losing thousands of euro even if they suspend their industrial action, it has (...)

ASTI is the only public sector union not signed up to the Lansdowne Road agreement. This has triggered financial losses for members and delayed access to contracts for new entrants to teaching

The president of the Association of Secondary Teachers, Ireland (ASTI) has strongly criticised moves within the union to gather a petition calling for(...)

ASTI president Ed Byrne at the ASTI conference in  Killarney. Photograph: Don MacMonagle

The Association of Secondary Teachers of Ireland (ASTI) has voted to suspend normal business and meet in private to discuss its industrial relation st(...)

An art project in Dublin highlighting the issue of women being forced to travel abroad to have abortions. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

1. Phil Hogan urges Ireland to keep distance from UK on Brexit This country’s strategic interests in the Brexit negotiations could be seriously damag(...)

In just a few years the skills required in the workplace will have changed significantly. Due to advances in artificial intelligence and automation, r(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • Next
  • Last »