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'Remote learning might work for secondary or older children but not primary kids,' says one reader. Photograph: iStock

Earlier this week we asked how you’ve found homeschooling the second time around. Here’s what you told us. This time around is different. My son has (...)

Sisters Róisín and Rachael Ingle. ‘Thank you, Rach’

Something that’s been a regular delight in the past few months has been taking delivery of the pandemic post. Whether it’s the arrival of a crucial pa(...)

Master of the National Maternity Hospital Dr Rhona Mahony  at Together for Yes HQ, Upper Mount Street, Dublin. Photograph:  Gareth Chaney/Collins

The No side in the Eighth Amendment debate has been accused of being callous towards Irish women who have had to have abortions abroad. A group of w(...)

RTÉ has confirmed it received a number of complaints about the Claire Byrne Live Referendum Special which was broadcast on Monday night. Photograph: Collins Courts.

RTÉ has confirmed it received a number of complaints about the Claire Byrne Live Referendum Special which was broadcast on Monday night. Viewers com(...)

Together for Yes: Gaye and Gerry Edwards were told that their baby could not survive after birth and that their only option was to continue with the pregnancy until he was born. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

A woman who received a diagnosis of a fatal foetal abnormality has urged voters to repeal the Eighth Amendment and stop what she described as abandoni(...)

Members of the Students4Ch8ice group, part of the Union of Students in Ireland, at the official Together4Yes campaign launch to remove Article 40.3.3 of the Constitution. Photograph: Students4Ch8ice/Twitter

Campaigners advocating repeal of the Eighth Amendment of the Constitution have insisted they will accept and respect the result of the referendum. Th(...)

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) has issued a warning notice to the Ray D’Arcy radio show

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) has issued a warning notice to RTÉ following complaints about an abortion item on the Ray D’Arcy Show on R(...)

Gaye Edwards at the launch of the Amnesty International Ireland report ‘She Is Not a Criminal’, in Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Language is important in discussion of abortion. To refer to someone on either side of the debate as “anti-choice” rather than “pro-life”; or as “p(...)

Gaye Edwards from Co Wicklow with  Dr Rhona Mahony, Master National Maternity Hospital, at the launch of the Amnesty International Ireland Report in Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Clinical decisions on whether or not a pregnant woman’s life is in danger and can only be saved with an abortion are difficult and “framed in a crimin(...)

Clare Daly outside Leinster House following the defeat of the Fatal Foetal Abnormality Bill. Photograph: Fergal Phillips

Before explaining why his Government was about to vote down a Bill aimed at helping parents struggling to come to terms with a fatal diagnosis for the(...)