Scandal over Dáil voting deepens as more TDs become embroiled in controversy

Scandal over Dáil voting deepens as more TDs become embroiled in controversy

Minister of state Damien English and Fianna Fáil’s Barry Cowen are the latest politicians to be dragged into the ‘phantom voting’ controversy. ...

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HSE spent up to €22m on taxis in eight month period

HSE spent up to €22m on taxis in eight month period

It was mainly used to transport patients who were not acutely ill and for moving files between hospitals.

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Mining experts to assess the risk of West Cork sinkhole

Mining experts to assess the risk of West Cork sinkhole

Mining experts have been called in to assess the risk of further collapse around a disused mine in West Cork after a large deep sinkhole emerged over the weekend.

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Engineers put 120-year-old lighthouse on wheels to save it from North Sea erosion

Engineers put 120-year-old lighthouse on wheels to save it from North Sea erosion

A 120-year-old lighthouse in north-western Denmark has been put on wheels and rails in a bid to move it more than 250ft away from the North Sea amid the threat of ...

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Brexit delay still possible, Tusk tells UK MPs preparing to vote on Johnson’s deal

Brexit delay still possible, Tusk tells UK MPs preparing to vote on Johnson’s deal

Two crucial votes in the Commons will decide whether the British PM can deliver Brexit by October 31.

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US troops leaving Syria ‘cannot stay in Iraq’

US troops leaving Syria ‘cannot stay in Iraq’

The statement from the Iraqi military appears to contradict the US defence secretary.

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Springboks admire ‘formidable’ Wales

Springboks admire ‘formidable’ Wales

Wales have beaten South Africa in five of the countries’ last six meetings.

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Cancelo believes City are well placed to win Champions League

Cancelo believes City are well placed to win Champions League

The right-back moved from Juventus in the summer to join Pep Guardiola’s bid for glory.

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Pochettino aims to end speculation with improved Spurs showing against Red Star

Pochettino aims to end speculation with improved Spurs showing against Red Star

Spurs have won only three games from 12 in all competitions this season.

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Just Eat soars as £4.9bn rival bid tabled by Prosus

Just Eat soars as £4.9bn rival bid tabled by Prosus

Just Eat’s board has called on investors to reject the deal in favour of plans to merge with Dutch firm Takeaway.com in a £9 billion deal.

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Dublin Airport sees passenger numbers break September record

Dublin Airport sees passenger numbers break September record

Dublin Airport had its busiest September in the airport’s 79-year history last month.

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An Post report gender pay gap of almost 4%

An Post report gender pay gap of almost 4%

The figure shows the difference in the hourly rate and is well below the national average of 13.9%.

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Niall Horan: Noel Gallagher has always been sound to me

The pair attended the BMI London Awards.

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Star Wars fans emotional after new trailer released

Star Wars fans emotional after new trailer released

Fans were given a glimpse of Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker.

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Nicki Minaj appears to have married Kenneth Petty

Nicki Minaj appears to have married Kenneth Petty

The chart-topping rapper regularly refers to Petty as her ‘husband’ but now looks to have made it official.

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Special Report: Organic farmers are leading the charge to spark a green revolution

Special Report: Organic farmers are leading the charge to spark a green revolution

With the UN urging us to change our ways in the face of climate crisis, Joyce Fegan meets producers who say going organic isn’t just good for the environment ...

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Munster's labour movement and the independence struggle: A regional exception?

Munster's labour movement and the independence struggle: A regional exception?

Leading Irish labour historian Emmet O’Connor will deliver a keynote address on the labour movement in Munster during the war of independence at a major conference ...

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How the Cork Labour movement defined the struggle for Irish independence

How the Cork Labour movement defined the struggle for Irish independence

A major one-day conference on the Labour movement and the struggle for independence takes place in University College Cork on Saturday. Here Luke Dineen looks at ...

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