It all adds up: Significant numbers of teachers said they provide additional classes for maths on a voluntary basis in their own time, outside of school hours.

A shortage of maths teachers is a key factor behind why students are receiving dramatically different amounts of teaching time in the subject, accordi(...)

Trooper Amy Crook and boyfriend Ger on return to Dublin. Photograph:  Peter Murtagh

Several members of an advance return party of the Defence Forces’ 48th Infantry Group deployed with the United Nations on the Golan Heights in Syria w(...)

Kodaline: deceptively simple tunes that grab the crowd by the ear. Photograph: Naoise Culhane

Call them the Irish Coldplay, but Kodaline have established themselves as serious contenders on the international music scene. Practically unknown jus(...)

Kodaline’s debut album In A Perfect World has entered at No.2 in the official UK album charts.

Kodaline’s debut album In A Perfect World has entered the official UK album charts in second spot. The Dublin band was at number one in the mid(...)