Thursday May 21, 2015
The Chairperson of the Referendum Commission has said if people do not exercise their right to vote in tomorrow's referendums, the decisions would be made by others.
Thursday May 07, 2015
There has been angry exchanges in the Dáil over the proposed plan to deduct unpaid civil debts from wages and social welfare payments.
Thursday April 30, 2015
The Government has instructed the Child and Family agency, Tusla, to carry out a national audit to ensure verification of all known cases awaiting allocation to a social worker.
Wednesday April 01, 2015
New figures from the Central Statistics Office show that the standardised unemployment rate in March fell to 10%, down from 10.1% in February.
Tuesday March 31, 2015
The Garda Commissioner Nóirín O'Sullivan has said an investigation is under way into the intimidation and harassment of members of the public and gardaí in person and on social media.
Wednesday March 25, 2015
The International Monetary Fund has backed the Government's call for some flexibility in the implementation of EU rules governing spending increases.
Tuesday March 24, 2015
Minister for the Environment Alan Kelly has confirmed that 30 June will be the deadline for registering with Irish Water in order to be eligible to receive the €100 water conservation grant.
Monday March 23, 2015
The Government is understood to be considering introducing legislation to recoup unpaid water charges from people's income.
Saturday March 14, 2015
The Department of Social Protection paid €28.7m to welfare recipients who had significant amounts of money invested in financial institutions.
Friday March 13, 2015
Cyprus will not need all of the €10bn bailout it received in 2013 as its economy recovers faster than expected, the country's finance minister has said.