Sara Morais, 19, a Leaving Cert student in Gort, Co Galway, has appealed to authorities to help resolve her legal status so she can attend university. Photograph: RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta

Eight undocumented Leaving Certificate pupils in a Co Galway school will not be eligible to go college or university due to their legal status The st(...)

Taylor Hill in Balbriggan, Co. Dublin where homes are for sale from €265,000.

Some 340 would-be homeowners have applied to Fingal County Council for a cheap home loan, looking to borrow an average of €221,449. However, figures a(...)

 People taking part in a protest organised by Tyrrelstown Tenants Action Group , outside Davy House with a march to Leinster House on Tuesday. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Fingal County Council has confirmed it is in contact with the developer of the Tyrrelstown housing estate with a view to purchasing a number of the un(...)

President Michael D Higgins and his wife Sabina on their arrival to Kazumu International Airport, Lilongwe, Malawi on the ninth day of the President’s 22-day official visit to Ethiopia, Malawi and South Africa. Photograph:  Chris Bellew

Irish missionaries were Ireland’s original pioneers in Africa, President Michael D Higgins has said in Malawi. Six Irish missionaries with long servi(...)