21 people died and 180 were injured when the IRA bombs went off in two pubs in Birmingham in 1974

Decision on Birmingham bombing inquest delayed

21.21 A Birmingham Coroner has delayed a decision on whether or not to re-open the inquest into the Birmingham pub bombings until she gets further evidence from the West Midlands Police.

Gardaí in Wexford have appealed for information after robbery and assault

Woman robbed by man impersonating garda

18.05 A woman has been treated in hospital after she assaulted and robbed after being tricked into stopping her car on a road in Co Wexford by a man impersonating a garda.

As well as this week's strike, work stoppages are planned on 18 February and 19 February

Luas management, unions warned over funding

22.16 Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe has warned Luas management and unions that the Government will not make additional funds available to meet SIPTU's pay claim for increases of up to 53%.