Fri, 28 Jan 2022 09:30:37 +0000

Gardaí have said they are to consider whether there are grounds to commence a criminal investigation into the failures in Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services in south Kerry, revealed in a review published this week.

Fri, 28 Jan 2022 13:23:49 +0000

Richard O'Halloran has flown out of Shanghai airport in China and it is understood that he will arrive in Ireland tomorrow.

Sat, 29 Jan 2022 07:00:00 +0000

Further up the street from Boris Johnson's house, near Trafalgar Square, is the Whitehall Theatre. It's best known for the Whitehall Farces, a long running – and very popular – series of five plays in the low-comedy, English farce tradition. The critics hated them, the public loved them.

Sat, 29 Jan 2022 00:41:52 +0000

The Minister for Foreign Affairs Minister has indicated that he believes there are "landing zones" for a deal on the post-Brexit arrangements for Northern Ireland.

Sat, 29 Jan 2022 07:00:13 +0000

As the Russia-Ukraine crisis continues and escalates, questions begins to arise about what an invasion might mean for Ireland, and more specifically its economy and businesses.

Fri, 28 Jan 2022 06:33:57 +0000

President Volodymyr Zelensky has called on the West to avoid creating "panic" in the face of the Russian troop build-up on Ukraine's border.

Fri, 28 Jan 2022 16:43:36 +0000

One third of patients admitted to intensive care with Covid-19 over the past six months did not survive, according to the latest data from the Health Protection Surveillance Centre.

Sat, 29 Jan 2022 07:00:02 +0000

Taiwan lives under the constant spectre of invasion by China, and the final quarter of 2021 saw a massive spike in Chinese incursions into Taiwan's air defence identification zone.

Fri, 28 Jan 2022 18:45:15 +0000

One week on from the lifting of restrictions on indoor gatherings, over 100 old friends were reunited today at a Dublin hotel.

Sat, 29 Jan 2022 07:00:00 +0000

It's been a very difficult week for Germany's standing in the EU, NATO and in eastern Europe when it comes to Ukraine.

Fri, 28 Jan 2022 18:02:51 +0000

A teenage boy who caused the death of a 16-year-old girl and permanent injury to a 17-year-old male in a crash while driving at 119 kmh in a 50 kmh zone has had his sentence reduced on appeal.

Fri, 28 Jan 2022 11:16:13 +0000

The Chairman of the Oireachtas Finance Committee has described as "outrageous" a trip by Secretary General of the Department of Health Robert Watt and Health Minister Stephen Donnelly to attend the Dubai 2020 expo.

Fri, 28 Jan 2022 22:38:33 +0000

It is the first time that Fitch has raised its opinion on Ireland since 2017 and returns it to an AA level that was last seen in 2010, as the financial crisis was unfolding

Fri, 28 Jan 2022 18:06:14 +0000

EU inspectors have found that the system of checks on goods entering Northern Ireland from Great Britain under the protocol was "not fit for purpose".

Fri, 28 Jan 2022 12:00:00 +0000

The impact of Covid-19 on child protection in Ireland has been described as "a perfect storm", according to the 2021 Annual Report by Ireland's Special Rapporteur on Child Protection.

Fri, 28 Jan 2022 08:38:31 +0000

The London Metropolitan Police have received the material requested to support the investigation into possible lockdown breaches in Downing Street and Whitehall, the force has said.

Fri, 28 Jan 2022 21:22:00 +0000

A serving DUP minister has failed to be selected to contest a seat he'd wanted to run for in the upcoming Northern Ireland assembly election.

Fri, 28 Jan 2022 19:11:32 +0000

Provisional crime statistics from An Garda Síochána show how the pandemic continued to impact crime last year, with property crimes and robberies down in 2021, while levels of cyber crime soared.

Fri, 28 Jan 2022 08:51:33 +0000

Gardaí released CCTV footage as the renewed their appeal for information following the disappearance of Bernadette Connolly, who was last seen in Donabate in Co Dublin three weeks ago today.

Fri, 28 Jan 2022 17:35:33 +0000

Lisa Smith, a former member of the Defence Forces who denies membership of Islamic State, "threw her life away to go and join a violent extremist ideology", a witness has told the Special Criminal Court.