Roy Keane and relatives carry the remains of his father Mossie from Farranree Church, Cork. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

The late father of former Irish soccer player Roy Keane considered all of his children to be stars and was so cherished by his family that they kept a(...)

Healthy heritage: Derek Whelan and Peter Clarke, who will lead walks along the Grand and Royal Canals in Dublin for National Heritage Week. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Learn about Ireland’s first woman botanist, spot whales and dolphins around the coast, discover the history of the Royal and Grand Canals, explore the(...)

Laura Newsome, a long-distance commuting student: she is frequently late for lectures due to traffic delays. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

When Adrasteia Hughes accepted her offer of a place studying sociology and linguistics at UCD, she had no idea of just how draining the daily commute (...)

Minister for Education Joe McHugh: says the reforms will make the process fairer and that safeguards are in place to ensure any decision to grant an exemption ‘should not be taken lightly’. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

This week the Minister for Education announced a relaxation of the system for awarding exemptions from studying Irish. On the face of it, it might no(...)

Extinction Rebellion protesters in Birmingham where they intermittently blocked traffic using Bristol Road.  Photograph:  Jacob King/PA Wire

International financial markets believe recession may be coming. Germany’s economy is contracting, a no-deal Brexit could soon drag Ireland under, and(...)

The 50 places on offer in economics and finance in UCD have all been filled by students who have secured more than 600 CAO points. Photograph: Getty Images

Click here to download a PDF of the CAO’s 2019 round one offers: https://iti.ms/2Zbae3m  About 50,000 applicants received an offe(...)

While interest in European languages appears to be down in the points allocated in this year’s CAO First Round, level eight courses which involve a si(...)

Fiachra O’Farrell, a student at Gonzaga College, who scored eight H1s in his Leaving Cert, and plans to study theoretical physics at third level. Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

Click here to download a PDF of the CAO’s 2019 round one offers: https://iti.ms/2Zbae3m  For so many students, so much hinges on (...)

Mossie Keane accepts the Cork Person of the Year Award on behalf of his son Roy  in 2005. Photograp: Daragh Mac Sweeney/Provision

The father of former Manchester United and Republic of Ireland player and former assistant manager Roy Keane has died. Maurice “Mossie” Keane, who su(...)

Prof Mark Ferguson, director general of Science Foundation Ireland. Photograph:  Jason Clarke Photography.

Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) has significantly increased the economic return it generates from public funding, according to its latest annual repo(...)

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