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Regina  Doherty (right) said Helen McEntee would ‘walk past me in the corridor and wouldn’t even blink her eyes’.

A Fine Gael Minister is to raise concerns within the party about comments made about her by Government Chief Whip Regina Doherty. Helen McEntee, a M(...)

Hundreds of primary schools do not have access to State psychologist services, new figures show. File photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

Hundreds of primary schools do not have access to State psychologist services at a time of rising concern over the wellbeing of students, new figures (...)

Government Chief Whip Regina Doherty: Proposed route would pass through areas of her constituency. File photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Government Chief Whip Regina Doherty has said her opposition to the overground electricity interconnector from Co Meath to Co Tyrone is more important(...)

Students taking part in group work as part of the new Junior Cycle curriculum.

April has been set as a final deadline for up to 40,000 Junior Cert students to complete a classroom-based assessment task and avoid a 10 per cent pen(...)

Gangs involved in this type of theft often gather information on a chief executive or chief financial officer using material posted on Twitter and other public media.

Small and medium-sized businesses, and second-tier law firms are among the Irish sectors being targeted by cyber criminals such as the ones who attemp(...)

Queuing for a viewing. Fianna Fáil TDs said landlords had exposed loopholes in legislation and Mr Coveney needed to act immediately. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Fianna Fáil has called for the Competition Authority to investigate a group of landlords who are threatening to bring in a number of new charges for t(...)

New legislation aimed at boosting supply in the housing market is currently going through the Seanad. File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Ireland’s continuing housing crisis will not be solved unless issues of affordability and security of tenure in the rental sector are addressed, accor(...)

Minister for Education Richard Bruton (left), with Fine Gael TD Jim Daly, who worked on development of an Education Ombudsman, which is being incorporated into the new Education (Parent and Student Charter) Bill. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Up to 40,000 Junior Cert students could avoid penalties in their summer exams if teachers support new proposals aimed at averting industrial action, M(...)

 Barry Cowen: Fianna Fail’s housing spokesman said the party favours rent certainty measures, linked to an average local market rental index. Photograph: Eric Luke

Fianna Fáil has met with Minister for Housing Simon Coveney to discuss measures to deal with the rental crisis. The party has confirmed it will not s(...)

Just three TDs were present in the Dáil for a debate on legislation to introduce greater transparency and fairness to school admissions. File photograph: Aidan Crawley/The Irish Times

Just three TDs were present in the Dáil for a debate on legislation to introduce greater transparency and fairness to school admissions on Wednesday. (...)

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