TY students take part in a Soar workshop in Athboy Community College, Mullaghstones, Athboy, Co Meath. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

Visions of excruciating embarrassment flash before the eyes of nearly all the teenagers sitting in a Co Meath school classroom on a bright, wintry wee(...)

Dublin-born Aussie Rules star, Jim Stynes, is to be honoured with a statue in Melbourne. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Former Aussie Rules player Jim Stynes is to be commemorated with a bronze statue outside the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) in Australia. (...)