Wed, 28 Sep 2022 16:54:46 +0000

Large energy users and residential customers on 'smart tariffs' will see higher electricity costs during the peak hours from 5pm to 7pm.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 04:08:30 +0000

Hurricane Ian intensified to just shy of catastrophic Category 5 strength as its heavy winds began pummelling the US state of Florida, with forecasters warning of life-threatening storm surges after leaving millions without power in Cuba.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 12:20:34 +0000

A former Sinn Féin councillor has pleaded guilty at the Special Criminal Court to facilitating the murder of David Byrne at the Regency Hotel in Dublin in 2016.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 16:29:14 +0000

The EU's executive has proposed a new round of sanctions on Moscow over its latest "escalation" in Ukraine, including an oil price cap and ban on Russian exports worth €7 billion.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 17:19:53 +0000

It might sometimes be viewed as a house filled with hot air but Leinster House bosses are resisting calls to switch on the heat this week.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 17:06:52 +0000

UP to 3,000 couples may be able to avail of publicly funded IVF treatment next year under funding announced in Budget 2023.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 07:45:33 +0000

An investigation is continuing into what happened to an eight-year-old girl who sustained severe injuries in a violent incident at a house in Clarecastle in Co Clare yesterday.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 17:21:19 +0000

Almost 30% of people took up a new outdoor activity since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic in Ireland, according to figures released by the Central Statistics Office.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 16:02:52 +0000

People who earn the median household income of €46,000 or less will be eligible for a free GP card under a new Budget measure.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 06:34:00 +0000

Tánaiste Leo Varadkar has said he does not envisage a mini-budget being implemented next year.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 07:42:15 +0000

The Kremlin said it was "stupid and absurd" to suspect that Russia was behind gas leaks on the Nord Stream pipelines to Europe, deemed to be a "deliberate act" by the EU.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 12:38:17 +0000

Almost half of all bird species are in decline globally and one in eight are threatened with extinction, according to a major new report.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 17:14:20 +0000

The Irish Foster Care Association has said it is "disappointed" that foster carers received nothing in the budget announced yesterday.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 16:44:11 +0000

Gardaí are investigating the circumstances surrounding the discovery of skeletal remains in east Cork.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 16:48:52 +0000

Additional funding has been made available in the budget to provide free school transport to children who had concessionary tickets for bus transport last year and who had applied in time for inclusion in this year's scheme.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 11:37:51 +0000

Repair works on tens of thousands of apartments with building defects could take up to a decade to complete, the Minister for Housing has indicated in the Dáil.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 00:01:00 +0000

Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney has said he believes the UK is up for a serious dialogue on the Northern Ireland Protocol and is optimistic progress can be made.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 14:46:18 +0000

The parents of Mahsa Amini have filed a complaint against the police who arrested their daughter for allegedly breaching Iran's strict dress code before she died in custody, their lawyer has said.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 16:12:01 +0000

The Central Bank is expected to impose a large fine on Bank of Ireland tomorrow over the lender's handling of its tracker mortgage customers.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 11:13:34 +0000

Ryanair has announced plans to grow its workforce in Ireland by 2,000 over the next eight years.