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The head of the gardaí’s internal audit unit has said his “direct superiors” tried to block a probe into the Garda college scandal, “withheld” information and tried to “undermine” his position when the inquiry began.
Shifting care out of hospitals and into the primary care, community setting is at the heart of a plan to radically transform Irish healthcare.
Childline answered nearly 400,000 calls for help last year. The vast majority were made out of hours when there is no one else to speak to.
: The Trump administration believes China is using "back channel networking" with North Korea in a bid to persuade Kim Jong Un to stop nuclear and ballistic missile tests, the United Nations' US ambassador has said.
Pharmaceutical giant Merck’s announcement of 330 jobs for Cork and Carlow is evidence that multinationals’ fear of US president Donald Trump’s policies are easing — but there could be a threat to Ireland looming from French president Emmanuel Macron, an economist has warned.
Cathal Barrett has been dropped from the Tipperary panel. The All-Star defender, who is currently recovering from a knee injury, is believed to have been omitted for a disciplinary breach.
Jamie Heaslip believes all five Leinster players could feature in next month’s Lions Tests against New Zealand — but fears the Munster and Ulster contingent face a tougher battle to earn starting spots.
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Some of Cork’s hosts tell us why they are sharing their homes on the room and house share platform, Airbnb.
US comedian Kathy Griffin has been forced to “beg” for forgiveness after clutching what appeared to be Donald Trump’s bloody, severed head.
A group of friends has impressed Twitter with the crazy dance moves they showed off at their 30th high school reunion.