Caranua is an independent body established under the the 2012 Residential Institutions Statutory Fund Act. Photograph: Getty Images

Survivors of childhood institutional abuse say they are being “re-abused” by a statutory body meant to improve their lives. They say that Caranua, w(...)

Of the 384 schools who responded to the Catholic Primary Schools Management Association survey, “only 17 schools refused enrolment for a reason relating to Baptism certificates”. Photograph: Alan Betson

Just 4.4 per cent of Catholic schools surveyed in the greater Dublin area have refused children admission over an absence of baptismal certificates, (...)

University presidents say a student loan scheme would be the fairest way of securing vital funding to tackle a “crisis” in higher education. File photograph: Getty Images

University presidents say the introduction of a student loan scheme is the fairest way of securing vital funding to tackle a “crisis” in higher educat(...)

Minister for Education Richard Bruton and Peter Cassells, lead author of report into funding: the Cassells report found the current  system was not fit for purpose.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The presidents of the State’s main universities and institutes of technology are set to appear before an Oireachtas committee next month as part of a (...)

Homework can cause as much stress to parents as it does to their children. Some parents like the idea of helping their children with their homework. I(...)

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