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Trinity College Dublin: “Now we have a ban on Church of Ireland people seeking to enter Trinity as primary teachers.” Adrian Oughton told the general synod in Armagh.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

About 60 per cent of Church of Ireland schools would be forced to close if a recommendation that a minimum sc(...)

The Dáil chamber. “Our parliament could do with an injection of vitality.” Photograph: Alan Betson

Ireland is now one of the few parliamentary democracies in which members of parliament are not allowed free votes on issues of conscience. It’s(...)

 A German Nazi flag from the second World War at the National Maritime Museum in Dún Laoighaire. “Ireland’s geographic position, small size and strategic interests would dictate that it could not be absolutist about its foreign policy.” Photograph: Aidan Crawley

There has been much recent comment in relation to Ireland’s controversial neutrality during the second World War that suggests a diminishing ra(...)

[From left] German finance minister Wolfgang Schäuble, British chancellor George Osborne, IMF managing director  Christine Lagarde and Canada’s finance minister Jim Flaherty at the Global Investment Conference 2013 in London. Photograph: Stefan Rousseau/Reuters

German finance minister Wolfgang Schäuble signalled support for an easing of Europe’s austerity drive as he prepared to face pressure from glob(...)

London mayor Boris Johnson is in Ballymena today to open a manufacturing plant that will build the chassis for 600 new hybrid buses for London. Photograph: Andrew Winning/Reuters

Mayor of London Boris Johnson is visiting Northern Ireland today to open a manufacturing plant that will build the chassis for 600 new hybrid b(...)

More than 40 victims from West Yorkshire have come forward since Operation Yewtree was launched by the Metropolitan Police in October. Photograph:  Matthew Lewis/Getty Images

West Yorkshire Police will today publish a report into its involvement and relationship with Jimmy Savile. The force began a review in J(...)

Alex Kovach of Camelot

Psychologists refer to it as the sweet spot of risk-taking – minuscule investments which are too small to be considered financial risks. The classi(...)

Garret FitzGerald helped make Ireland a “psychological insider” within the European Union. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Europe Day was marked yesterday with the inaugural Garret FitzGerald Memorial Lecture, when the former taoiseach was praised for making his gre(...)

Claire Mahon  said the situation in Irish healthcare was critical and unacceptable

The main focus in the healthcare system is not on patient safety but on budgetary constraints and cost saving, the president of the Irish Nurses and (...)

Britain’s Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, leave after the state opening of parliament at   Westminster  on Wednesday. Photograph: Dan Kitwood/Reuters

Every well-run firm has to engage in succession planning, but not everyone has to plan for The Succession, as Britain’s royal family is patient(...)

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