Seamus Morris

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A file image of Cllr David Doran (right) and former  Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams. Image via Twitter

A Sinn Féin councillor in Tipperary has resigned after men were excluded from running in the party’s general election selection convention last year. (...)

A 170km pipe would draw water from the Parteen Basin on the River Shannon in north Tipperary, in a move designed to meet future economic expansion to the east. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Plans to pump water from the River Shannon to Dublin have been criticised as having the potential for significant waste given the dilapidated state of(...)

The decision of Cllr Noeleen Reilly to resign from the party follows a long-running dispute with Dublin North-West TD Dessie Ellis. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Sinn Féin has lost 13 public representatives in disputes over allegations of bullying. The decision of Cllr Noeleen Reilly to resign from the party f(...)

Mary Lou McDonald acknowledged  there was an “issue to be addressed” following a number of resignations. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

The decision by Sinn Féin leadership frontrunner Mary Lou McDonald to examine how the party is run follows high-profile resignations amid allegations (...)

Consultant surgeon Seamus Morris is developing  a medical device company while   completing a  MSc in Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Design

Learning the theory of entrepreneurship and innovation is one thing. Putting it into practice by starting up a high tech firm at the same time is quit(...)

Pictured (l-r) are co-founders of EpiCor Therapeutics, a UCD School of  Medicine start-up: Dr Chris Watson, Dr Nadia Glezeva and Dr John Baugh,  overall winner of the 2016 UCD VentureLaunch Accelerator Programme

The development of a drug to treat devastating heart disease and a revolutionary system that cuts wound closure time after surgery by 80 per cent are (...)

Anti-water charges protesters  gathered in  Nenagh  on Saturday, August 8th, 2015,  and walked to the offices of Minister for Environment Alan Kelly (above),  where they chanted anti-government slogans. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Almost 200 people attended a protest against water charges in Nenagh, Co Tipperary on Saturday afternoon. The protest, organised by the Nenagh & D(...)

Independent TD Michael Lowry. Four of the seven non-party councillors in North Tipperary are “Lowry Independents” and the organisation is also running an additional two candidates in the Thurles-Templemore electoral area.

Sinn Féin pulled off the previously-unthinkable electoral feat of winning a seat in each of the five electoral areas in Co Tipperary, increasing thei(...)

Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams has criticised  comments regarding Helen McEntee’s taking of her late father’s Dáil seat. “I think that remark was entirely inappropriate,” he said. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The  Irish  Times

A Sinn Féin councillor has apologised for accusing a newly elected TD of a cynical approach to politics in the wake of her father’s suicid(...)