At present the only two treatment options for debilitating back pain are surgery. File photograph: Getty

An Irish researcher has been awarded €2 million to develop an alternative treatment to target back pain outside of invasive surgery. Dr Conor Buckley(...)

Make America Great Again: David Byrne admits he is a rare Donald Trump supporter at University College Dublin

David Byrne is regularly seen wearing his red “Make America Great Again” cap around the University College Dublin campus, with a string of Nigel Farag(...)

Celebrated parasitologist William C Campbell has enjoyed a poignant homecoming at his alma mater,  Trinity College Dublin.  File photograph: CJ Gunther/EPA

Ireland’s only living Nobel laureate scientist, William C Campbell, enjoyed a poignant homecoming at Trinity College on Friday - the university where (...)