David Russell

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Betty Boland from Navan: has hosted foreign students for the past 20 years, but not this year due to Covid-19. Photograph: Alan Betson

At least 75,000 fewer foreign students will come to Ireland this year due to coronavirus restrictions, according to an organisation representing Engli(...)

A guitar in the making: Lowden Guitars in Downpatrick, Co Down. Photogrpah: Colm Lenaghan/Pacemaker

A great guitar is all about the wood. And a great guitar maker, or luthier, knows how to choose that wood, how to shape it, how to let it breathe, ho(...)

 Lord Mandelson delivers a keynote speech during an event hosted by the Britain Stronger In Europe campaign  in London last month. Photograph: Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images

The North’s economy “will be negatively affected” if the UK votes to leave the European Union, a former Northern Ireland secretary of state warned Thu(...)

The Private College Network has lodged a formal complaint against State bodies alleging ‘unfair and anti-competitive practices’ in regard to English language education courses.  File photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

A new group representing private colleges has lodged a formal complaint against State bodies for alleged “unfair and anti-competitive practices” in re(...)

While technology is supposed to make our lives easier, for many it is the source of frustration. Devices are becoming more advanced, complex, v(...)