The 11 November count identified 168 individuals as 'rough sleepers'

21% rise in numbers sleeping rough in Dublin

21 Nov The number of people sleeping rough on the streets of Dublin has grown by over one fifth in the past year, according to figures released this evening by Dublin City Council.

President Obama said the measure would allow millions to 'come out of the shadows'

Obama defends congress bypass on immigration

21 Nov Millions of illegal immigrants to the United States, including thousands from Ireland, should soon be free from the threat of deportation after President Obama announced a series immigration reforms.

Anthony Doolan drives 50 miles a day to bring his son to school

Call for Carer's Allowance application review

21 Nov The Carers' Association has called for a complete review of the application process for the Carer's Allowance in respect of those looking after people with learning disabilities and autism.