Thursday September 03, 2015
Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said Ireland would be flexible on taking in more refugees from Italy and Greece if asked at a key meeting of EU justice ministers next Monday.
Tuesday September 01, 2015
The Irish Nurses and Midwives' Organisation has said that compared with August last year, last month saw a 40% increase in emergency department overcrowding.
Friday August 28, 2015
Former Clerys workers staged a protest outside the offices of the store's new owners on North Wall Quay in Dublin.
Tuesday August 25, 2015
The Minister for Justice has asked the Garda Commissioner to conduct a "fresh assessment" of the activities of the Provisional IRA in light of the PSNI investigation into the murder of Kevin McGuigan.
Thursday August 20, 2015
Opposition politicians have criticised the Government amid conflicting reports that the €100 Water Conservation Grant may be made conditional on payment of the charge.
Wednesday August 19, 2015
Homelessness and housing charity the Peter McVerry Trust has called on the Department of the Environment to bring forward emergency legislation to freeze rents.
Tuesday August 18, 2015
The Obama administration has granted Royal Dutch Shell final clearance to resume drilling for oil and gas in the environmentally fragile Arctic Ocean for the first time since 2012, a move green groups vowed to fight.
Sunday August 16, 2015
The HSE has said it will need €240m in new capital funding to fully meet the new accommodation needs of almost 3,000 people with disabilities currently in controversial congregated settings.
Saturday August 15, 2015
A Dublin City Council spokesperson has said that the local authority is doing its utmost to deal with the homeless crisis through the Dublin Region Homeless Executive within the resources it has available.
Friday August 14, 2015
Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said the homelessness crisis is not a question of a lack of resources or money.