A DCU study revealed that countries with greater press freedom have lower incidences of bribery involving public officials.
DCU President Brian MacCraith has called for universities to operate in a more entrepreneurial manner, in an effort to make the funding of third level education a more sustainable model.
There has been a significant increase in the illegal purchase of cannabis online, especially among third level students internationally, a researcher has found.
Chinese takeaways and ready meals should carry health warning labels on their packaging and menus for high salt content, according to health campaign group Action on Salt.
The number of school-leavers going on to apprenticeships in Ireland rose by 24 per cent last year. Solas figures revealed that Irish apprenticeships increased from 10,445 in 2016 to 12,849 last year.
There was an increase in the uptake of girls getting the HPV vaccine this year, according to the latest figures released by the Health Service Executive (HSE) on March 22nd .
The EU has funded €7.6 million in an effort to improve mental health support across the country, the HSE announced on March 9th.
The Irish Government are drawing up proposals to examine the possibility of introducing free contraceptive pill for Irish women.