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.
Tuesday January 27, 2015
Ireland's oldest man Michael Lambert has died aged 107.
Friday January 23, 2015
Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has said that it is not clear if medical negligence was involved in the care of seven babies who had evidence of oxygen deprivation at Portiuncula Hospital in Co Galway.
Sunday January 18, 2015
A five-month-old baby boy has been killed in a road accident on the Athlone bypass in Co Westmeath this afternoon.
Thursday December 04, 2014
A review of the implementation of recommendations made following the death of Savita Halappanavar has found progress is being made in carrying out many suggested improvements.
Friday October 31, 2014
Members of the Irish Post Office Users' Association staged a sit-in at Ballinasloe post office this morning.