After Syriza’s Victory, Europe comes to a crossroads

Europe at a juncture?

With 36.3% of the vote, and two seats short of an overall majority in Greece’s 300-member legislature, the Leftist Syriza party, previously – and still formally – a loose coalition of radical leftists and green movements, has taken power in the country.

The IMF at NUI Galway graduation ceremony


Graduation ceremonies are meant to be happy occasions. James Falconer gives his opinion of his own graduation experience…

Long-term student loans for Ireland suggests IMF


Students are no strangers to financial difficulty. The IMF has suggested that a loan scheme be brought into effect. Dominick Crosbie reports…