Students advised not to leave CAO applications until last minute

Students advised not to leave CAO applications until last minute

Students hoping to begin an undergraduate course at a higher education institution this September are reminded that the deadline to apply is fast approaching.

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Judge anxious for homeless man who suffered burns from tent being set alight in recent 'bad beating'

Judge anxious for homeless man who suffered burns from tent being set alight in recent 'bad beating'

A homeless man staying in a tent at the Lee Fields in Cork has told a court his tent was set on fire and he sustained some burns a few days ago.

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Universities issue advice for students on coronavirus

Universities issue advice for students on coronavirus

Universities are advising students to take a number of precautions to help limit the potential spread of the new strain of coronavirus until more is known about ...

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European Parliament backs Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal

European Parliament backs Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal

A vote by MEPs in Brussels paves the way for Britain to leave the EU on Friday with an agreement in place.

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‘Never too late’: Scientists find how quitting smoking reduces lung cancer risk

‘Never too late’: Scientists find how quitting smoking reduces lung cancer risk

Kicking the habit allows new, healthy cells to replenish the lining of the airways, researchers say.

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New trade deal with Canada and Mexico will boost US growth, says Trump

New trade deal with Canada and Mexico will boost US growth, says Trump

The American president said the major rewrite of the rules will replace a ‘nightmare’ Clinton-era agreement.

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PBC claim hard-earned victory over Crescent

PBC claim hard-earned victory over Crescent

Presentation Brothers College are through to the semi-finals of the Munster Schools Senior Cup after a hard-earned win over Crescent.

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Clongowes Wood record emphatic 20-point win over Terenure

Clongowes Wood record emphatic 20-point win over Terenure

Clongowes Wood College issued a serious statement of intent at Donnybrook today as they stormed to an emphatic 20-point victory at the expense of Terenure College ...

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5 things you may not know about Manchester United-bound midfielder Fernandes

5 things you may not know about Manchester United-bound midfielder Fernandes

The fee for the 25-year-old is expected to be in the region of 55million euros (£46.6million) and a further 10 million euros (£8.5million) in add-ons.

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UK competition watchdog approves Live Nation takeover of MCD

UK competition watchdog approves Live Nation takeover of MCD

The takeover of concert promoter MCD Productions by international promoter and venue owner Live Nation has cleared its final regulatory hurdle.

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Telecom firms reject bid to regulate ‘bill shock’

Telecom firms reject bid to regulate ‘bill shock’

Telecom operators in Ireland have rejected possible new regulations that would help consumers avoid ‘bill shock’ where they receive unexpectedly large ...

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Drug giant Novartis sees higher sales

Drug giant Novartis sees higher sales

Novartis expects higher sales and profitability this year, lifted by its broad range of drugs, and minimal disruption to its supply chain from the coronavirus outbreak ...

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ITV News presenter Alastair Stewart steps down over ‘error of judgment’

ITV News presenter Alastair Stewart steps down over ‘error of judgment’

He said in a statement there had been a ‘misjudgment which I regret’.

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Tearful Harvey Weinstein accuser describes shock after alleged sexual assault

Tearful Harvey Weinstein accuser describes shock after alleged sexual assault

Dawn Dunning is one of several women who prosecutors are calling to the witness stand.

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Victoria Derbyshire condemns BBC over reason for axing her show

Victoria Derbyshire condemns BBC over reason for axing her show

The TV presenter said she was never asked to increase the live audience of her programme.

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On the #GE20 Canvass in Dun Laoghaire: In FG country the housing crisis manifests itself differently

On the #GE20 Canvass in Dun Laoghaire: In FG country the housing crisis manifests itself differently

Leo Varadkar is making his way through the People’s Park in Dun Laoghaire like Jesus Christ entering Jerusalem, the crowds falling at his feet.

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Personal Insights: 'We all make mistakes but don’t make the mistake of not forgiving'

Personal Insights: 'We all make mistakes but don’t make the mistake of not forgiving'

An Irish expatriate and daughter reveals how the dreaded news from home that her mother had died added incredible poignancy to the the last phone call between the ...

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Cork City Council Centenary: When Tomás MacCurtain was elected Lord Mayor of Cork

Cork City Council Centenary: When Tomás MacCurtain was elected Lord Mayor of Cork

In this year of significant commemorations, Dr Aodh Quinlivan of UCC’s Centre for Local and Regional Governance recalls the Cork Corporation elections of January ...

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