Staff are in the second week of a work-to-rule at Limerick Hospital

LRC talks over consultant's pay break down

30 Jul Industrial action at Limerick group of hospitals over a management consultant earning €250,000 is set to continue, after talks at the Labour Relations Commission broke down today.

Breifne O'Brien pleaded guilty to 14 sample counts of deception and theft

Court told O'Brien investments like Ponzi scheme

30 Jul Businessman Breifne O'Brien used money advanced to him by friends and acquaintances for investment in property and businesses to buy properties for himself, extend his house and buy a car for his wife, the Dublin Circuit Criminal Court has been told.