A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
An environmental watchdog only became aware through media reports that several people had become ill in Limerick from consuming contaminated drinking water, an audit has revealed.
Tue, 17 Dec, 2019
Thousands of kilometres of regional and local roads across the country are suffering from major defects, according to a new report by a local government watchdog.
Tue, 01 Oct, 2019
The business of "Lights, cameras, action!" continues apace as Ireland’s film industry looks to consolidate its profile on the global stage.
Sun, 11 Aug, 2019
Voters in Limerick City and County could be casting their ballots for their first directly-elected mayor in 2021, a year ahead of schedule.
Wed, 12 Jun, 2019
Fine Gael has become the first government party in two decades to make gains in mid-term elections, according to Taoiseach Leo Varadkar.
Mon, 27 May, 2019
A “deeply disappointed” junior minister Andrew Doyle openly defied his party's instructions not to canvass in Cork and Tipperary amid an escalating feud between Fine Gael's Ireland South candidates.
Thu, 23 May, 2019
Fine Gael has been forced to “revise” its division of the Ireland South constituency in order to bolster MEP Deirdre Clune's flagging campaign, just 48 hours before polling.
Wed, 22 May, 2019
A national map of outdoor mobile phone coverage for 2G, 3G and 4G services for a range of providers has been published by ComReg, the Commission for Communications Regulation, which regulates the electronic communications and postal sectors.
Mon, 15 Apr, 2019
If Kilkenny hurling was a Leaving Cert subject, Wexford would treat it as the one you don’t count when calculating your points total.
Sat, 09 Jun, 2018
Local authorities are set to fall significantly short of new social housing targets this year.
Tue, 23 Jan, 2018
Mon, 08 Jan, 2018
As a parent, I want children’s hospital to be renamed
Wed, 15 Nov, 2017
A portal tomb, excavated only two years ago in Kerry, has revealed evidence of some of the earliest agricultural activity in north-west Europe.
Mon, 13 Nov, 2017
Peter Creedon and his Laois management set-up have decided not to seek reappointment for the 2018 season.
Thu, 27 Jul, 2017
In what looks like being his final game for the club, Robbie Brady showed the Norwich supporters what they’ll miss if he finally completes a move to Burnley, providing a typically pinpoint set-piece delivery to create the second goal in the Canaries’ 2-0 Championship victory over Birmingham.
Mon, 30 Jan, 2017
New Notts County owner Alan Hardy has revealed that manager John Sheridan was sacked for gross misconduct following his expletive-laden rant at match officials.
Wed, 25 Jan, 2017
Tue, 03 Jan, 2017
Heartbreaking reports have emerged of the last moments of some of the victims of the Oakland warehouse fire.
Tue, 06 Dec, 2016
Householders in Cork City are the best for segregating food waste. New figures show people living in the local authority area covered by Cork City Council have the highest rate of three-bin collections in the country.
Mon, 14 Nov, 2016
Wed, 09 Nov, 2016
Ground-breaking research by the Cork-based National Suicide Research Foundation into deaths during the recession has found that the “extreme measures” by the Government during the recession contributed to the rise in suicides among vulnerable people.
Sat, 08 Oct, 2016
Mon, 03 Oct, 2016
A burned body has been found at the scene of a wildfire north of Los Angeles that has scorched 31 square miles and prompted the evacuation of 1,500 homes, authorities said.
Mon, 25 Jul, 2016
Mon, 20 Jun, 2016
Patience has been a necessity at club level for late bloomer Alan Judge, so waiting for his international debut to eventually arrive tomorrow against Switzerland is not an issue for the 27-year-old.
Wed, 23 Mar, 2016
Wed, 25 Nov, 2015
It's a week of drama with the likes of Brooklyn starring Saoirse Ronan in cinemas, and of course there are also some zombies
Sun, 01 Nov, 2015
Eoin Quigley jokes that he hasn’t been put forward for interview since the week prior to the 2012 county hurling final.
Sat, 10 Oct, 2015
Muslim Americans responded with a mix of frustration and anger to what many see as a growing wave of Islamophobia fuelled by two of the Republican Party’s most popular presidential candidates, Donald Trump and Ben Carson.
Wed, 23 Sep, 2015
Constructing and implementing an austerity property tax at the height of the slump may have been brave.
Mon, 22 Jun, 2015
Cian Ó Cíobháin celebrates another milestone in his popular radio show, writes Don O’Mahony
Tue, 28 Apr, 2015
A 34-year-old woman stabbed a pregnant woman in the stomach and removed her baby as the expectant mother visited her home to buy baby clothes, Colorado authorities have said.
Fri, 20 Mar, 2015
Gardaí have moved closer to securing deleted messages from the Facebook accounts of a teenager who may have been cyberbullied in the weeks before he died by suicide, the Dublin coroner has heard.
Tue, 10 Mar, 2015
Cork city and county councils say they are concerned about plans to amalgamate library services saying a one-size fits all approach may not be appropriate in such a large county.
Sat, 21 Feb, 2015
Opposition is growing to the amalgamation of library services nationwide, with local councillors, Oireachtas members, and trade unions warning it will lead to the closure of branches in small rural communities.
Sat, 07 Feb, 2015
County star Niall McDermott showed his class in guiding holders Ballinagh to a gritty 0-19 to 2-11 victory in their Cavan SFC group stage clash with neighbours Denn at Kingspan Breffni Park.
Mon, 01 Sep, 2014
Celtic midfielder Callum McGregor has won a call-up to the Scotland squad for next month’s clash with world champions Germany.
Mon, 25 Aug, 2014
The Government have no plans for an international group of consultants to examine the use of fluoride in public water schemes, despite promises by a minister that this would be done.
Mon, 16 Jun, 2014
Mick Winters has his fingers crossed for good weather ahead of Rebel Fitz’s challenge for the Powers Gold Cup at Fairyhouse on April 20.
Thu, 10 Apr, 2014
Broughton will try to put his Flat speed to good use as he lines up in JCB Triumph Hurdle (1.30) at Cheltenham.
Fri, 14 Mar, 2014
County Clare’s position on Ireland’s rugged west coast has proved a boon over the years — but it’s not without its pitfalls, writes
Wed, 26 Feb, 2014
Sire De Grugy began Monday morning as the new favourite for the BetVictor Queen Mother Champion Chase in the wake of Sprinter Sacre’s defection and the chestnut took another step towards assuming that position in a fortnight’s time with a racecourse gallop at Plumpton.
Tue, 25 Feb, 2014