Julie Sweeney pictured with her son, Connor, who has been diagnosed with DLD. Photograph: Daragh Mac Sweeney/Provision

It has been described as “the most common childhood disorder you’ve probably never heard of”. Yet, with an estimated two children in every classroom o(...)

Joe Duffy questions why no media organisations have taken legal action to stop far-right activists spreading dangerous and abusive misinformation online

More than any other Irish radio personality, Joe Duffy uses an array of voices to signal the tone of an item on Liveline (RTÉ Radio 1, weekdays), the (...)

Pascal Wrenn outside Pascal Coffee House in Galway. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Be careful about what you read on restaurant review sites, especially this summer. Let us take the example of one remarkably picky customer. In the pa(...)

 Della Kilroy and Shane Creevy, presenters of podcast The Truth Matters. Photograph: RTÉ

In its role as a public-service broadcaster, RTÉ is running a campaign highlighting the perils of fake news, under the banner Truth Matters. It’s a la(...)

Prof Dolores Cahill claimed people who recover from Covid-19 are ‘immune for life’ after 10 days. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

A University College Dublin (UCD) professor, who chairs the Eurosceptic Irish Freedom Party, has been asked to resign from a leading European Union sc(...)