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Kyna Rushe, special educational needs  co-ordinator at Naul National School, Naul, Co. Dublin, with left-handed students Alannah, Róisín, Aaron, JP, Heather, Harry and Jack. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times.

Ciotóg, claw hand, wrong hand – historically left-handedness was seen as a curse. The word “left” has long been associated with wrongness or devianc(...)

Garrett Phillips (46) was given a 6 year prison term after previously being convicted of one charge of orally raping a 20-year-old woman on the outskirts of Galway city in the early hours of November 5th, 2015. Photograph: Collins Courts.

A former Ros na Rún actor has been sentenced to six years in prison for what a judge said was the “predatory” rape of a young woman. Garrett Phillips(...)

There was an interesting juxtaposition of events involving public commemoration this week, first at Dublin Castle, then Leinster House.   In the(...)

Thomas “Slab” Murphy arriving at the Special Criminal Court: the court was “satisfied beyond reasonable doubt” Murphy was guilty on all of the indictment’s counts. Photograph: Collins Courts

On the 13th day of the trial for tax evasion of Thomas “Slab” Murphy, his defence counsel, John Kearney QC, apologised to the court. “You didn’t wande(...)

Thomas “Slab” Murphy has pleaded not guilty to tax offences for the years 1996/97 to 2004. Photograph: Court Collins.

The trial at the Special Criminal Court in Dublin of prominent republican Thomas “Slab” Murphy for alleged tax evasion has heard that over a period of(...)

Tadhg Costello, of Richmond Hill, Monkstown, arriving at court, where he changed his plea to guilty. Photograph: Collins Courts.

A teenager accused of attempting to murder a 17-year-old has changed his plea to guilty during his Central Criminal Court trial.Tadhg Costello (18) of(...)

Tadhg Costello, of Richmond Hill, Monkstown, arriving at court, where he changed his plea to guilty. Photograph: Collins Courts.

A teenager accused of attempting to murder a 17-year-old has changed his plea to guilty during his Central Criminal Court trial.Tadhg Costello (18) of(...)