Campaigner Suzy Byrme has called on both sides in the abortion debate to stop ‘abusing the existence’ of people with disabilities in their campaigns. Photographs: The Irish Times

A leading disability campaigner has called on both sides in the abortion debate to stop “abusing the existence” of people with disabilities in their c(...)

Mannin beach between near Ballyconneely in Connemara Co Galway. Several US colleges have based their ‘study abroad’  modules in the wider area as a partnership with the Connemara Wes, community development organisation. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien / The Irish Times

When Prof Deborah Wickering comes across the name “Tully” back in Michigan’s Grand Rapids, her heart skips a little beat and she thinks of Connemara. (...)

Jerry Kennelly pictured at the award ceremony in Belfast. Photograph: Sportsfile

Entrepreneur and photographer Jerry Kennelly has been awarded the TK Whitaker Award from the Irish Academy of Management (IAM) for his “significant co(...)

Every third-level institution is required to provide a Disability Service or Access Programme for students with disabilities and each has facilities and philosophies centred on student needs. Photograph: iStockphoto/Getty Images

The late disability campaigner Martin Naughton told a story of arriving in his wheelchair at Dublin’s Mater Hospital in the 1970s and being faced with(...)

The first phase of the new “technology enterprise campus” will cost €250m, and the university hopes to complete it in the next five years.

Trinity College Dublin is planning to build a technology-focused campus at Grand Canal Dock as part of €1 billion plans to develop the area as an “inn(...)

Donál Toolan with Gordon Ryan (right): Donál’s warmth, capacity for friendship and great sense of fun was evident.
Obituary: Dónal Toolan
  • People
  • April 29, 2017, 01:11

Dónal Toolan, a passionate campaigner for the rights of disabled people and a talented actor, presenter and journalist, has died aged 50. A gifted spe(...)

Liam Neeson has been named the richest Irish actor in the Sunday Times rich list. Photograph: Jason Merritt/Getty Images

The Weston family have kept their title as the richest family in Ireland for another year, as a record number of Irish billionaires join the rich list(...)

A duplex apartment previously owned by financier Derek Quinlan in the residential wing of the five-star Merrion Hotel has come back on the market afte(...)

Shareholders funds at Glen Electric Ltd at the year-end amounted to £321.5m, an increase of £25.6m on 2015

Revenues and profits declined last year at a Northern Ireland-registered subsidiary of the heating products manufacturer Glen Dimplex, according to ac(...)

 Conferred studetns Carolyn O’Neill, Lara Magdalena Szczepaniak, Helen Roland, Jian Ler Ang and Uao De Heng with Archbishop Diarmuid Martin. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The Archbishop of Dublin Diarmuid Martin has been conferred with a distinguished fellowship award by Griffith College Dublin for his “outstanding cont(...)

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