Tuesday May 26, 2015
Minister of State Jimmy Deenihan has said he cannot see a referendum taking place before the next general election to extend voting rights in presidential elections to Irish citizens living outside the State.
Monday May 11, 2015
The Chairperson of the Adoption Authority of Ireland has said the result of the upcoming same-sex marriage referendum will not affect the adoption process.
Friday May 01, 2015
The National Bus and Rail Union (NBRU) has dismissed the threat of legal action by Bus Éireann and Dublin Bus to recover the costs of the bus strike, saying the move is "clearly unnecessary and vexatious".
Friday April 24, 2015
Armenia marked the centenary of a mass killing of Armenians by Ottoman Turks with a simple flower-laying ceremony attended by foreign leaders as Germany became the latest country to respond to its calls for recognition that it was genocide.
Tuesday April 14, 2015
A spokesman for the country's Catholic bishops has expressed surprise at Taoiseach Enda Kenny's comments on same-sex marriage yesterday.
Friday March 27, 2015
The High Court has ordered the country's second largest internet service provider to take measures to stop illegal downloading of music.
Friday February 27, 2015
Labour's fight for a second term in Government will be tough and will take courage, the party's leader Joan Burton has told delegates at the party's national conference in Killarney.
Wednesday February 25, 2015
Amnesty International has condemned world leaders for what it termed their "shameful and ineffective" failure to protect civilians from groups like Islamic State, calling 2014 a "catastrophic" year.
Friday February 06, 2015
Independent Socialist TD Clare Daly has criticised the Government for doing nothing to address the issue of women carrying their pregnancy to full term in cases of fatal foetal abnormalities.
Monday January 12, 2015
A round-up of other Irish and international news stories.