Xiao Zhang

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‘Have a Nice Day’ is populated by desperate, violent people who are motivated and victimised by capitalism

Don’t mind that title. Nobody is having a nice day in Chinese animator Liu Jian’s gritty, gut-wrenching crime saga. It took three years for him to dra(...)

Mary and the Witch’s Flower: A delightful adaptation of Mary Stewart’s 'The Little Broomstick'

First, the bad news. If you’re coming late to the Audi Dublin International Film Festival (ADIFF) party then you have, alas, missed out on such terrif(...)

 The baby girl is the first child to be born free from Smith-Lemli-Opitz Syndrome in Ireland after undergoing Pre-Implantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD) for the rare inherited disease. Photograph: Getty Images

An Irish couple who discovered they were both carrying a potentially fatal gene when their first baby died have become proud parents of a girl free fr(...)

Baby Bridget weighed in at a healthy 7lbs 9oz (3.4kg) at Cork University Maternity Hospital on June 27th when she was born to a  couple  at risk of having a baby with Cystic Fibrosis. Photograph: Google Street View

The birth of the first baby in the Republic following a technique to screen embryos for genetic conditions such as cystic fibrosis prior to implantati(...)

The two parents are both carriers of the CF gene, and the risk of them having a child with CF was one in two without PGD, Dr Tim Dineen said. Photograph: Katie Collins/PA Wire

The first confirmed pregnancy in the State using a technique to screen embryos for genetic conditions such as cystic fibrosis prior to implantation ha(...)