Wednesday July 01, 2015
Most of 100+ adult residents of Cheeverstown House in south Dublin have no privacy for providing intimate care, because they share bedrooms and use multi-functional bathrooms, according to a report by HIQA.
Tuesday June 30, 2015
A former Catholic Archbishop has denied that payments made to a woman with whom he had a sexual relationship were made in an effort to get her to withdraw complaints about him.
Monday June 29, 2015
The district court in Kilkenny has de-registered a residential unit in the city's St Patrick's Centre for people with intellectual disabilities.
Thursday June 25, 2015
The head of religious programmes at RTÉ has said the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland has ruled it is totally defensible to retain the 18 peals of the Angelus bell during the "moment of reflection", as well as continuing to call it the Angelus.
Wednesday June 24, 2015
An institutional abuse inquiry in Northern Ireland has heard that gardaí were aware of the activities of paedophile priest Brendan Smyth as far back as the early 1970s.
Tuesday June 23, 2015
An unannounced HIQA inspection of part of the Áras Attracta facility for people with learning disabilities in Mayo has found significant improvements in the lives of many residents.
Monday June 22, 2015
The charity Alone, which provides services for older people in need, has said that a third of people currently in nursing homes could live at home if they were supported to do so.
Saturday June 20, 2015
The families of five of the victims of the Berkeley balcony collapse have issued a joint statement thanking people for the support they have received.
Friday June 19, 2015
Families and friends of the six students who died when a balcony collapsed at an apartment in Berkeley, California on Tuesday are to hold a late night vigil in a church in the city.
Thursday June 18, 2015
US consumer prices in May recorded their largest increase in more than two years as gasoline prices surged, suggesting an energy-driven disinflationary trend had probably run its course.