Tue, 30 Jun, 2020
The HSE has urged adults under 40 to get themselves vaccinated against measles as the highly infectious disease spreads across the country.
Wed, 11 Apr, 2018
Latest: At least 10 people have been killed in severe storms rolling across the US.
Sun, 30 Apr, 2017
The number of part-time jobs have fallen in all eight Irish regions, except for the Dublin and Mid-West areas, according to new official figures.
Fri, 26 Jun, 2015
New research shows people living in poorer areas are twice as likely to die from cancer.
Tue, 11 Nov, 2014
All eyes are on the Mid-West and South East of the country today - as speculation mounts as to who won last night's Lotto jackpot.
Sun, 15 Jun, 2014
Irish MEPs have requested funding from the EU Solidarity Fund to help repair damage caused by superstorm Christine.
Tue, 14 Jan, 2014
The future of a disability service catering for up to 1,000 people in the MidWest is in doubt because of a funding crisis.
Mon, 07 Oct, 2013
Sixty-two IT jobs have been announced in Limerick, after Worldwide TechServices (WWTS) said it would establish its European headquarters in the city.
Fri, 01 Mar, 2013
The amalgamation of Limerick City and County Councils in 2014 is likely to result in staff reductions of about 20% in the first radical overhaul of local authorities in the country.
Mon, 20 Aug, 2012
Pounding rain from a tropical storm swelled rivers and sent walls of water crashing into two southern Philippine cities in the thick of night, killing at least 436 people, many caught in their beds, officials said today.
Sat, 17 Dec, 2011
THE by-election campaign of independent candidate Ann Sweeney will end in protest after she expressed her desire to withdraw.
Wed, 24 Nov, 2010
RENEWABLE energy firm Gaelectric is planning to invest more than €2 billion in America over the next six years.
Mon, 29 Mar, 2010
HUNDREDS of school caretakers have not received a pay increase for up to a decade and most have no pension or sick-pay scheme, prompting a major campaign by the SIPTU union.
Tue, 18 Sep, 2007
LABOUR leader Eamon Gilmore has called on Defence Minister Willie O’Dea and Government TDs from the west to take a stand with the people they represent in a Dáil vote on the Shannon-Aer Lingus controversy.
Thu, 13 Sep, 2007
A CASE of a potentially fatal disease caused by eating undercooked meat infected with the larvae of a worm was reported in Ireland for the first time last month.
Mon, 23 Jul, 2007
ENERGY crops were a new opportunity for farmers, particularly those who have previously grown sugar beet, Agriculture and Food Minister Mary Coughlan declared during a day-long visit to Cork north-west yesterday.
Sat, 09 Dec, 2006
An unidentified virus has killed five people in Namibia and infected another 17 who are in critical condition, the government of the south-west African country said today.
Fri, 02 Jun, 2006
FURTHER planned automation of the postal service will further delay deliveries in Limerick, a Fine Gael general election candidate warned yesterday.
Thu, 11 May, 2006
JOSETHINE WRIGHT was one of hundreds of mothers who attended a special Mass last night.
Wed, 02 Feb, 2005
ALMOST 500 jobs were lost on average every week during 2002 while redundancies were up 28% on the year before, the latest figures show.
Tue, 31 Dec, 2002
FIANNA FÁIL election hopeful Des Kelly wasn’t exactly the most popular person in the party when his legal challenge threatened to upset their carefully stage-managed election campaign. But it didn’t bother him.
Sat, 30 Nov, 2002
The electorate currently stands at 2,923,918. Polling stations will be open in all 42 constituencies from 9am to 9pm.
Sat, 19 Oct, 2002
The Green Party has appointed Dublin mid-west TD Paul Gogarty as director of its ‘no’ campaign for the forthcoming re-run of the Nice referendum.
Mon, 26 Aug, 2002
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