Thursday July 23, 2015
Figures released by the Health Service Executive show that over €5m has been spent on private ambulance services in the west and northwest since 2013.
Friday June 26, 2015
Fast food chain Supermac's has stepped up its battle with McDonald's to have its company name registered across Europe with Managing Director Pat McDonagh personally handing in a submission in Spain today.
Thursday June 11, 2015
The 15-year-old boy who died after a swimming accident in the River Shannon in Athlone last night has been named as Caolan Seoige Webster.
Wednesday June 10, 2015
A teenage boy is in a critical condition in hospital after getting into difficulty while swimming in the River Shannon in Co Westmeath this evening.
Wednesday June 03, 2015
A 31-year-old man has died in a single-vehicle crash in Co Galway, while two people have died in a crash in Co Derry.
Tuesday March 10, 2015
Round-up of other Irish and international stories.
Thursday March 05, 2015
A 50-year-old Athlone taxi driver has been given an 18-month suspended jail sentence after he was convicted of careless driving and causing the death of a 49-year-old mother-of-three.
Thursday February 12, 2015
A couple who lost two babies, born at Portiuncula Hospital in Ballinasloe, have been told the deaths will now be investigated as part of a review into maternity services there.
Wednesday February 11, 2015
The Irish Association for Emergency Medicine has said health authorities need to get more money for capacity to deal with overcrowding in emergency departments and elsewhere in hospitals.
Tuesday February 10, 2015
The prospect of a move by credit unions to provide home loans has been greeted with acute scepticism in regulatory and official circles.