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Last week, former president of UCD Students’ Union Katie Ascough claimed that, in her time at UCD, she “experienced an endemic and tangible hostility (...)

A still image from a recent video by Gemma O’Doherty on YouTube.

Last week Google terminated the YouTube account of Irish journalist Gemma O’Doherty, alleging that she had violated their hate speech policies. The vi(...)

 Spotify will announce its results on Monday. Photograph: Reuters/Lucas Jackson/File Photo

MONDAY Results: Trinity Biotech, Alphabet, McDonald’s, Spotify. Indicators: Irish retail sales (March); euro zone loan growth and money supply (Ma(...)

A survey by recruitment company Korn Ferry in September found women comprise just 13 per cent of the boards of listed Irish companies. Photograph: iStock

The Republic has placed 17th out of 34 counties in a study analysing progress for women leaders. Although up from its 23rd place ranking in 2006 whe(...)

Diverse Ireland: we are public schools and private schools; English-speaking, Irish-speaking and/or Polish-speaking communities; and many other things besides. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Fintan O’Toole rightly pointed out in his recent Irish Times series The State of Us that traditional narratives of Irish identity and nation(...)

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said: “We’re talking about the defence of an entire country. They are trying to liquidate the unity of a nation with more than five centuries of history.”  Photograph: Andrea Comas/Reuters

Spain’s constitutional court has agreed to hear the government’s appeal against Catalonia’s declaration of intent to start building a separate republi(...)

Watching three or more hours of television a day can double your risk of dying young, research released last night has shown.

We may not have believed our parents when they told us watching too much television was bad for us , but now it has been proven. Watching three or mor(...)