Timothy McGrath  will represent Ireland at the International Science and Engineering Fair in California next May. Photograph: Keith Arkins

A student who developed a biofilter to combat “dead zones” in oceans and freshwater, has been named overall winner of SciFest 2019. Timothy McGrath, (...)

 Tony Keady at Oranmore in May 2015. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

With stark timing the sudden death of Tony Keady at the age of 53 has taken one of the great Galway hurlers just as the county is one match away from (...)

A volunteer helps with the search for missing NUI Galway student Michael Bugler, near Spiddal in Co Galway. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Hundreds of volunteers have braved gales and torrential rain this week to search the Galway Bay shoreline for missing student Michael Bugler. Mr Bu(...)

For the first time in 23 years, Bord Gáis Neptune will enter the opening round of the Basketball Ireland National Cup as defending champions.The Cork(...)