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.
Saturday January 31, 2015
Thousands of people have taken part in a protest in Dublin over water charges, with other rallies taking place in towns and cities around Ireland.
Saturday January 24, 2015
Australia has ordered a ban on dumping dredge waste on most of the Great Barrier Reef, the environment minister said this morning, as part of a push to stop the UN declaring the site in danger.
Wednesday January 21, 2015
The Government will take "great care and exercise great caution" in weighing up any formal takeover bid that emerges for Aer Lingus by British Airways' owner IAG, Transport Minister Paschal Donohoe told the Dail last night.
Tuesday January 20, 2015
Irish Water has said that lead in the water supply could be a very expensive problem for householders.
Monday January 19, 2015
The Central Bank is unlikely to water down proposals for tough new restrictions on mortgage lending despite resistance from banks and the Government, Patrick Honohan has said.
Tuesday January 13, 2015
New legislation to allow EU member states to restrict or ban the cultivation of crops containing genetically modified organisms on their own territory, even if this is allowed at EU level, was passed by MEPs today.
Tuesday December 16, 2014
Key features of Ireland's role in the tax affairs of major technology companies such as Google and Microsoft are being targeted by the OECD's base-erosion and profit-shifting (Beps) project.
Wednesday December 10, 2014
Tens of thousands of people have attended a demonstration near Leinster House in Dublin to protest against water charges.
Thursday November 13, 2014
Officials from the EU-IMF troika will raise property market policies and the water debacle with the Government next week when they return to Dublin for their second post-bailout inspection of the year.