Taoiseach Leo Varadkar looks at a map of Dublin from 1610  with  Trinity’s registrar Prof Paula Murphy and  provost Dr Patrick Prendergast at an event to celebrate 425 years since TCD’s founding. Photograph: Tom Honan

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said while third level students should make a contribution toward their education, he could not support a system that left (...)

Joseph Ryan, chief executive of the Technological Higher Education Authority (Thea)

One of our key national challenges is balancing the need to support the thriving Dublin area while also investing in the sustainability of the remaind(...)