The country’s top-ranked unversity fell three places to 120th place in The Times Higher Education world university rankings for 2019. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Trinity College Dublin has slipped again in the latest set of influential global university rankings. The country’s top-ranked university fell three (...)

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Tullow Oil founder Aidan Heavey is to step down as chairman after more than 30 years with the company. Dorothy Thompson, the former chief executive (...)

Research shows an adult child moving back in is as bad as developing a disability in terms of the reduction in quality of life for parents.

On those occasions when I had to spend extended periods of time at my parents’ home I couldn’t wait to return to Dublin and regain my freedom, such as(...)

Secondary-school girls report higher levels of both being cyberbullied (22 per cent versus 11 per cent of their male peers) and of experiencing cyberbullying happening to people around them

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Discovery has the potential to be used as real-time patient feedback that can catch poorly performing hospitals early on and pinpoint where intervention is needed

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