Sean Sweeney

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The then taoiseach  Leo Varadkar with principal Dr Áine Moran, deputy Leona Harrington and Archbishop Diarmuid Martin at the opening of Le Chéile Secondary School in Tyrrelstown in 2018. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The data published by The Irish Times today, which measures the progression of students from schools to third-level institutions, is just one fac(...)

Pamela Joyce at Dublin Coroner’s Court.

A father and his three-year-old son drowned after becoming trapped in a ditch while using a short-cut into an estate, an inquest heard on Tuesday. Se(...)

 The remains of  Tyler Joyce (3), who drowned  with his father Seán Sweeney near Ashington Park in Dublin 7 last weekend, are taken from  the Church of The Annunciation, Finglas, on Friday  morning after his funeral Mass. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin

The small white coffin of Tyler Joyce entered the Church of the Annunciation in Finglas west to silence and exited to the sound of the Pharrell Willia(...)

Writer Dermot Healy who died suddenly at his home in Ballyconnell, Co Sligo, on Sunday night

Many tributes have been paid to writer Dermot Healy who died suddenly at his home in Ballyconnell, Co Sligo, on Sunday night. President Michael(...)

Portumna’s Ronan O’Meara is chased by Loughrea’s Eoin Mahony and Tom Regan in Pearse Stadium yesterday. Photograph: Inpho

Portumna 3-12 Loughrea 0-14: There was a familiar end to a terribly sad week for Galway hurling when Portumna claimed their sixth county championship (...)