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 The flu vaccine will be given to children via a nasal spray. Photograph: Joe Raedle/Getty Images

As we head into flu season the HSE is launching its 2021 flu immunisation programme for children from October 18th. And with midterm break just around(...)

In pre-industrial Britain, the wealthy elite were defined by their ability to not work but live off land rents and capital investments. Illustration: CSA/Digital Vision/iStock/Getty

In every job he has ever had, Gavin has shirked. When he worked in a call centre, he would mute the phone, rather than answer it. When he worked in a (...)

Irish shipping traffic had not been affected, with between 20 and 22 ships continuing to arrive into Dublin every day, Eamonn O’Reilly, chief executive of Dublin Port Company, said

In a further sign of Brexit affecting trade, lorry freight volumes on ferries between Holyhead and Dublin – the busiest Irish Sea route – fell by a t(...)

Dr Vicky Kell, director of innovation, research and development at Invest Northern Ireland and Fabian Campbell-West, CTO and co-founder of Liopa

Invest Northern Ireland-backed software developer Liopa has won a contract to provide technology designed to aid speech recognition to Royal Preston H(...)

Garda Commissioner Drew Harris said that in the wake of the Sarah Everard murder in the UK by former Met police officer Wayne Couzens, the Garda force wanted to be sure any investigations into serving members were being conducted quickly and thoroughly. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Senior Garda management expect more serving members of the force to come forward and declare barring orders were granted by the courts against them as(...)

Ceann Comhairle Seán Ó Fearghaíl added that changing the accessibility of politicians would amount to allowing the ‘criminals who carry out these heinous acts to win’. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Ceann Comhairle Seán Ó Fearghaíl has predicted that public access to politicians in Ireland will not change after the killing of British MP David Ames(...)

The delta variant of SARS-CoV-2 has an estimated reproduction number of between five and eight, meaning on average one case will pass the virus on to between five and eight others

In advance of the National Public Health Emergency Team (Nphet) deciding on Monday on a response to the latest surge in Covid-19 cases, its members h(...)

Benjamin Franklin on the $100 bill. During the autumn of 1771, the future signatory of the US Declaration of Independence visited Ireland. Photograph: Getty Images

Benjamin Franklin was America’s first diplomat, initially in London where he represented a number of the colonies between 1757 and 1775 and later as t(...)

PSNI Chief Constable Simon Byrne. Photograph: Liam McBurney/PA Wire

The North’s 18 MPs have been contacted by PSNI chief constable Simon Byrne about their personal security in the wake of the suspected terrorist killin(...)

David Amess died from his injuries after being stabbed multiple times. Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty

British prime minister Boris Johnson on Saturday laid flowers outside the church where a Conservative MP was fatally stabbed in what police said was a(...)

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