Kilkenny father who repeatedly raped his young daughter jailed for 13 yearsMon, 25 Mar 2019 16:46:00 GMT
A county Kilkenny father who repeatedly sexually assaulted and raped his young daughter has been jailed for 13 years.
Homeless double amputee and his family granted leave to challenge social-supports rulingMon, 25 Mar 2019 16:37:00 GMT
A Romanian family who have failed the right to reside test and so cannot receive social supports in this country today were granted leave by the High Court to bring a legal challenge.
Man appeals over citizenship refusal on 'national security' groundsMon, 25 Mar 2019 16:26:00 GMT
A man who got refugee status here more than 25 years ago but has been refused citizenship on “national security” grounds has appealed to the Supreme Court.
Income earners of €90K are in a 'property limbo'Mon, 25 Mar 2019 15:53:00 GMT
The income gap between those who qualify for council housing and those who can afford a mortgage in metropolitan Cork has widened at an alarming rate.
Department of Education brings case over alleged defects in Tyrrelstown 'rapid build' schoolMon, 25 Mar 2019 15:36:00 GMT
The Department of Education and Skills is suing a company over alleged defects in a €5m "rapid build" school which had to be closed for part of a term last year to allow temporary remedial works costing €1m to be carried out.
Changes implemented to enable more people to access affordable healthcareMon, 25 Mar 2019 15:33:00 GMT
More than €200 million will be spent on Sláintecare this year arising from announcements in the Budget.
Care worker alleged to have struck patient with mop loses unfair dismissal actionMon, 25 Mar 2019 15:22:00 GMT
A care assistant at a care home who allegedly struck a male patient with a mop brush, dislocating the man’s shoulder, has lost her claim for unfair dismissal.
17th century Cork couples needed ‘insurance policies’ of up to €200k to get marriedMon, 25 Mar 2019 15:11:00 GMT
Seventeenth-century Cork couples had to lodge expensive ‘insurance policies’ of up to €200,000 with their local bishop before they were legally cleared to tie the knot, newly-digitised documents show.
'You destroyed my life': Woman left for dead recalls recalls apologising as teenage boy tried to murder herMon, 25 Mar 2019 17:17:00 GMT
A young woman has given evidence of taking what she thought was her last breath, as the teenager she met online tried to "choke the life" out of her before slashing her neck with a knife and leaving her for dead.
Breast cancer assessments offered in fewer hospitals ‘to consolidate services’Mon, 25 Mar 2019 14:34:00 GMT
Sites in greater Belfast, Derry and Antrim will be the focus of services.