Tue, 02 Jun, 2020
Fri, 29 May, 2020
Wed, 06 May, 2020
One in 15 men say that they purchase sex occasionally — a 2% drop since 2015 — the newest survey on prostitution in Ireland has found.
Wed, 04 Mar, 2020
Sinn Féin and Fianna Fáil are neck and neck to win the general election, according to the latest opinion poll.
Sun, 02 Feb, 2020
Farmers say retailers’ contribution to yesterday’s meeting of the Beef Taskforce only raised further questions around the 30-month age limit on cattle.
Fri, 10 Jan, 2020
Fine Gael will be sorely tempted to seek an early General Election as its support now stands at 32%, up three points since the last poll in September.
Sat, 26 Oct, 2019
The Government has announced major changes today to laws on the possession of drugs for personal use.
Fri, 02 Aug, 2019
Only the most rosy-eyed of optimistic fur farmers in this country could imagine that the business has a future.
Mon, 24 Jun, 2019
An organisation working to protect vulnerable adults is calling for “urgent delivery” of safeguarding legislation.
Mon, 10 Jun, 2019
Green Party candidate Saoirse McHugh says she is not sure how she will travel to Brussels if she is elected in the Midlands North West constituency.
Sun, 26 May, 2019
Latest: Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin has suggested Leo Varadkar could be facing a worse local election performance than Enda Kenny.
Sat, 25 May, 2019
Green Party councillor Ciaran Cuffe is set to top the Dublin European constituency by a shock landslide after Fine Gael's Frances Fitzgerald suffered a surprise slump in the polls.
The price of homes could rise as a result of Government initiatives planned to tackle climate change, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has admitted.
Mon, 20 May, 2019
One in eight people who witnessed the abuse of a vulnerable adult in the past year did nothing, it has emerged.
Jill O’Mahony questions the wisdom of taking a provision related to an aspect of society as important as marriage out of the Constitution.
The Green Party has seen a significant bounce in support in two polls ahead of the local and European elections.
Sat, 18 May, 2019
Nearly 60% of people think that Ireland should play a more significant role in EU defence and security cooperation.
Thu, 02 May, 2019
One says Fianna Fáil is now more popular than Fine Gael - with another having the government party 10 points ahead of their rivals.
Sat, 20 Apr, 2019
The Red C research found that the number of Irish adults who drink alcohol regularly stands at 38% - much higher than the world average of 19%.
Sat, 06 Apr, 2019
Sinn Féin's popularity has plummeted by five points according to a new opinion poll.
Sun, 31 Mar, 2019
Electioneering is best done with a scalpel, not a shovel, writes Gerard Howlin
Wed, 17 Oct, 2018
The majority of Irish people (92%) think the country should remain in the European Union.
Tue, 08 May, 2018
Campaigning in the abortion referendum is not achieving any political gains for the parties, according to the latest opinion poll.
Sat, 28 Apr, 2018
Teachers are working well over 40 hours per week before counting any unpaid duties done by thousands at second-level schools, a union survey has found.
Wed, 28 Mar, 2018
The Pro Life Campaign says revelations about recruitment practices for the Citizens’ Assembly put a “question mark” over whether the Government should hold a referendum on the constitutional ban on abortion.
Fri, 23 Feb, 2018
Latest: The Pro Life Campaign has this evening called for a full and immediate audit of the recruitment process employed by RED C Research & Marketing Ltd. in relation to members of the Citizen's Assembly.
Wed, 21 Feb, 2018
Latest: Ireland has been "humiliated" by the EU, Nigel Farage said.
Sat, 03 Feb, 2018
He is not a gambler, he is a mathematician. He plots three, four steps ahead. He will not risk a Theresa May calamity on the basis of two or three polls. He genuinely wants this to go on, writes Daniel McConnell
People on zero-hour contracts or similar work situations are so financially precarious some are avoiding going to the doctor or delaying having children.
Wed, 25 Oct, 2017
The Taoiseach is likely to be disappointed to have missed out on a 'budget bounce' in the latest opinion poll.
Sat, 21 Oct, 2017
Young Irish drivers are being accused of being more "fluid" on the definition of motor insurance fraud than older drivers.
Tue, 26 Sep, 2017
We could see a return to a more traditional government in the next election based on the latest opinion poll.
Sun, 24 Sep, 2017
Fine Gael is showing a four-point lead over Fianna Fáil in the latest opinion poll.
Sat, 23 Sep, 2017
Parents expect to pay out over €5,122 a year to send a child to college - but almost half have made no financial preparations, according to a new study.
Tue, 22 Aug, 2017
The proposed M20 motorway between Cork and Limerick could trigger up to 5,400 jobs for the region and prevent almost 120 crashes every year.
Wed, 12 Jul, 2017
Fine Gael's lead over Fianna Fáil is back to within the margin of error, according to the latest opinion poll.
Sat, 08 Jul, 2017
We now have a new Taoiseach and a new top team in place in the Department of Finance and the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform.
Fri, 30 Jun, 2017
A new survey indicates that about one million adults in Ireland are struggling financially.
Tue, 27 Jun, 2017
The abuse of adults must be addressed in the same way as for children to offer help where needed but also respecting individual autonomy, writes Colette Kelleher.
Fri, 16 Jun, 2017
Ray Ryan anticipates big interest in small gardens when the Bloom festival puts creative horticulture in the spotlight from this Thursday
Mon, 29 May, 2017
A significant number of people have observed physical or emotional abuse in nursing homes.
Tue, 09 May, 2017
The lack of job security for recently qualified secondary school teachers poses a critical threat to the future of education in Ireland.
Thu, 13 Apr, 2017
One in three people have either personally witnessed or suspected the physical abuse of a vulnerable adult — very often in the home.
Tue, 11 Apr, 2017
RTÉ is to pay a polling firm a sum over €266,988 over three years to research the public’s attitude towards its many services.
Thu, 16 Mar, 2017
Most Irish parents believe their children will be poorer as adults and suffer more financial stress than they did, a new study shows.
Wed, 22 Feb, 2017
A number of government TDs are backing the idea of a Brexit minister amid concerns Taoiseach Enda Kenny is unable to focus on securing the best deal for Ireland.
Mon, 30 Jan, 2017
A new poll out tomorrow shows that Fine Gael has regained its position as the most popular party in Ireland.
Sat, 26 Nov, 2016
Irish adults are split almost 50/50 on the question of decriminalising drugs for personal use, according to a national survey.
Fri, 18 Nov, 2016
Tue, 15 Nov, 2016
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