“Deep concern and dissatisfaction”: the Abbey Theatre’s directors, Graham McLaren and Neil Murray. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

More than 300 actors, directors, designers, agents and playwrights have complained to the Minister for Culture about the Abbey Theatre’s recently adop(...)

Patrick Byrnes of Addihive: “3D printing in metals is disrupting global market segments at an accelerating pace”. Photograph: Conor McCabe

Addihive Additive manufacturing, or 3D printing as it is more popularly known, has the potential to revolutionise current manufacturing practice. Com(...)

Patrick Byrnes (78). The court heard his daughters  lived in abject fear of him and have been left broken by the decade of abuse. Photograph:  Collins

A retired taxi driver who sexually abused two of his daughters and raped one of them over a 10-year period has been jailed for six years. Patrick Byr(...)

Patrick Byrnes of Addihive: “3D printing in metals is disrupting global market segments at an accelerating pace”. Photograph: Conor McCabe

Additive manufacturing, or 3D printing as it is more popularly known, has the potential to revolutionise current manufacturing practice. Complex devic(...)

Carlow IT student Alistair Chambers (centre) won the 2013 Engineers Ireland Level 7 Innovative Student Engineer of the Year Award for designing a device that allows straw moisture and quality to be easily assessed. Also with Chambers are Margie McCarthy (left) of Engineers Ireland and Liam Mulligan of Siemens

The Innovative Student Engineer of the Year Awards sponsored by Siemens are aimed at highlighting excellence in engineering degrees across Ireland as (...)