The taxpayer will be liable for the costs of both parties because of late disclosure of documentation by the department

Department to pay all costs in GRA sick pay case

14.11 The High Court has ordered the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform to pay all the costs of a case regarding the inclusion of gardaí in a reduced public service sick pay scheme, even though the gardaí lost the case.

Owners of Áras Chois Fharraige were told the centre's management required an immediate improvement

HIQA report criticises Connemara nursing home

14.25 A HIQA inspection of a nursing home in Connemara has found failures to comply with required staffing levels and standards governing health and social care, medication and complaints management.

Mr Varadkar said the aim is to have the programme available for people who are at risk of irreversible liver damage

New Hepatitis C drug could be available shortly

12.28 An early access programme to a new drug for up to 200 people with Hepatitis C could be operational within a few weeks, but subject to an agreement with the drug makers on price, according to Minister for Health, Leo Varadkar.

The NSAI warned that costumes and accessories such have a visible CE mark

Warning issued over Halloween costumes

15.29 The National Standards Authority of Ireland has urged parents to check for safety labels and markings when shopping for Halloween costumes and accessories.