A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Thu, 26 Mar, 2020
Strict visitor restrictions have been implemented in more than 20 hospitals around the country amid coronavirus fears.
Fri, 06 Mar, 2020
A website created by a University of Limerick lecturer has seen a spike in traffic in recent days as the country prepares to vote in the General Election.
Wed, 05 Feb, 2020
The minister for state for higher education has rejected the notion that the creation of new professorships exclusively for women at 12 third-level institutes discriminates against men.
Mon, 06 Jan, 2020
Irish-based businesses are recruiting and expanding across a wide range of sectors. Here is a selection of people who have moved into interesting new roles.
Thu, 28 Nov, 2019
RTÉ’s difficulties have come to a head and though they revolve, primarily around funding, other contribuatory factors have been exposed.
Tue, 12 Nov, 2019
More than 300 staff jobs are to be created at University of Limerick (UL) as part of an ambitious five-year investment worth hundreds of millions of euro.
Fri, 01 Nov, 2019
Animal Health Ireland has appointed Lawrence Gavey as its new Johne’s disease programme manager, and Dr Carla Correia Gomes as the new Pig HealthCheck programme manager. Both have recently taken up their new positions with AHI.
Thu, 24 Oct, 2019
What you eat and drink before or after exercise can make all the difference to your ability to drop unwanted pounds, says Peta Bee.
Fri, 04 Oct, 2019
A website questionnaire purports to know when you will die, based on your family history and lifestyle, writes
Mon, 26 Aug, 2019
When high levels of inequality are pointed out, a common response is that the “politics of envy” are being deployed. I heard the phrase myself when I tweeted recently that the share of income going to the richest 0.01% of adults in the UK was almost at a record high, based on my new analysis of UK tax data, writes Mike Brewer of the
Wed, 07 Aug, 2019
Public anger has been blamed for the rise of ‘disruptive’ politicians around the globe, but new research suggests the opposite may be true, writes
Wed, 31 Jul, 2019
Next year’s junior cycle well-being course will include a unit of learning titled ‘Is Everybody Going Well’.
Tue, 16 Jul, 2019
A former Army private, a rugby international, a martial arts instructor and a one-time IT recruitment consultant are among nine young men who have become the latest additions to the Naval Service officers' ranks.
Fri, 05 Jul, 2019
Post mortems are no longer to be carried out University Hospital Waterford mortuary in State cases, according to gardaí.
Tue, 07 May, 2019
Ireland’s Lydia Boylan won a silver medal in the women’s point race at the Track Cycling World Cup in Poland yesterday.
Mon, 04 Mar, 2019
Who will fact check for you before and after referenda and elections? Who will tell you that 6,000 people need repeat smear tests? Mark Zuckerberg?, writes
Sat, 26 Jan, 2019
It’s a long road to recovery.
Thu, 25 Oct, 2018
As we get older, getting enough water is more important than ever, says
Fri, 28 Sep, 2018
Women who eat less fruit and more fast food take longer to get pregnant and are less likely to conceive within a year.
Fri, 04 May, 2018
As someone who teaches sports law and criminal law in Melbourne, but who lived and lectured in Belfast for 15 years, I followed the trial and acquittal of Paddy Jackson, Stuart Olding, Blane McIlroy and Rory Harrison with deep and obvious interest, writes.
Thu, 05 Apr, 2018
A Limerick woman who lost her cousin to suicide is planning to beam a message of hope into the city’s night sky.
Fri, 09 Feb, 2018
It proved all too easy for the hurlers of University Limerick in this Fitzgibbon Cup clash.
Mon, 22 Jan, 2018
University College Cork has received ‘University of Sanctuary’ status and will provide seven asylum seekers and refugees with full scholarships from next September.
Fri, 19 Jan, 2018
All the international research tells us that the social world order is rapidly changing under our noses from a social welfare state to a social investment state.
Tue, 28 Nov, 2017
Munster props James Cronin and Brian Scott, Connacht second-row Quinn Roux and Leinster’s Jordi Murphy make their first starts in the famous colours of the Barbarians who face Tonga at Thomond Park tonight (7.30pm).
Fri, 10 Nov, 2017
Fianna Fáil leader Michéal Martin has warned people will needlessly die unless Government accepts there is a "deep crisis" within Ireland's defence forces and addresses the problem immediately.
Wed, 25 Oct, 2017
A 19-year-old student has been charged with capital murder after the shooting of a campus officer at a Texas university's police headquarters.
Tue, 10 Oct, 2017
University of Chicago’s Richard Thaler, one of the founders of behavioural economics and finance, was awarded the 2017 Nobel Prize in Economics for shedding light on how human weaknesses such as a lack of rationality and self-control can ultimately affect markets.
Tue, 10 Oct, 2017
Natalie Vanderstay was shot in the stomach and had her leg ripped apart by shrapnel.
Wed, 04 Oct, 2017
Binge-watching your favourite television shows might actually make them less enjoyable.
Sat, 09 Sep, 2017
Calls have been made to establish a national space agency to develop space policy for Ireland and to co-ordinate the sector in line with strategic goals.
Sat, 26 Aug, 2017
Customs officers say their policy regarding child sex dolls is to detain the goods and hand them over to gardaí for investigation.
Fri, 04 Aug, 2017
The degree was an opportunity for Cowen to make a speech. A lengthy speech. Fifty minutes, writes
Mon, 31 Jul, 2017
There is a need for better ways to avoid cases of disagreement from coming to court , as the parents of terminally ill Charlie Gard accept legal fight for treatment is over, writes
Tue, 25 Jul, 2017
The lack of women in senior positions in third-level colleges remains a problem, despite improvements, the Higher Education Authority has told college presidents.
Thu, 20 Jul, 2017
Estonia, the only country in the world where voters elect their leaders through online balloting, is taking steps to fend off potential hacking attacks as cyber-security fears intensify.
Wed, 19 Jul, 2017
We may well admire the whistleblower in the abstract but the organisations we, and they, belong to, are more primitive in their reactions,
Fri, 14 Jul, 2017
People in the Ohio hometown of a college student released by North Korea said they are pleased he is back and expressed hopes for his recovery as he remained in a coma.
Wed, 14 Jun, 2017
Accumulated profits at the commercial firm owned by Irish rugby legend Paul O’Connell during the final year of his illustrious playing career climbed to €1.38m.
Wed, 05 Apr, 2017
Hopes have been raised that scientists will be able to store donor organs for months or even years.
Fri, 03 Mar, 2017
Studies show that regular strength-training helps to increase bone density and reduce the risk of developing osteoporosis.
Fri, 24 Feb, 2017
Couples who actively invest in their sexual connection fare better than those who don’t, says
Fri, 17 Feb, 2017