Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Brendan Howlin has urged Labour TDs to concentrate on winning their seats in the upcoming general election rather than chasing alleged leaks. Photograph:  Eric Luke/The Irish Times.

Party has been. We have to make that case to people clearly in the coming months.” Public services(...)

A mother has pleaded guilty in a South African court to having tried to sell her baby on the Gumtree website  for 5,000 rand (€327).

(...) before that they will compile a pre-sentencing report which will be done by social services,” an NPA(...)

 Aviva health insurance premiums are to rise by an average of just over 5 per cent from the beginning of next year. Photograph: Aviva website

Financial Services. “It is a welcome change that new plans are not being launched to further complicate an(...)

The Manuela Riedo Foundation Ireland, named in memory of the Swiss teenager murdered in Galway in 2007, has  announced its best fundraising year to date. Photograph: Manuela Riedo Foundation  website

(...),500 in 2015 - has been vital in supporting rape crisis support services which were affected by HSE(...)

From advanced economies such as the USA and Japan to developing countries like China and India, the change in the shape of population pyramids is poised to crimp productivity growth over the next decade, HSBC contends.

(...). The dominant role that services play in advanced economies does mean, however, that they will likely(...)

An oral hearing into the proposed new national children’s hospital has been told  it will not have the capacity  to handle the projected daily emergency attendance of 350 children a day in 2021.

(...) apply to children’s health services after the hospital and satellite services open from 2020. Local(...)

High Court judge Mr Justice Mark Horner held that abortion legislation in Northern Ireland breached Article 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights.  Photograph: PA

Social Services and Public Safety (“DHSSPS”) after it issued in April 2013 a Guidance Document entitled(...)

The euro zone’s Single Resolution Fund (SRF) for troubled banks was agreed after the 2009-2012 euro zone debt and banking crisis to make sure that in case of new bankruptcies, banks would foot the bill rather than taxpayers.

(...) that the new system can start on time,” EU financial services commissioner Jonathan Hill told a news(...)

An aerial view of the site for the new National Children’s Hospital at the St James’s Hospital campus in Dublin.

(...) duplication and triplications of services between the three hospitals in suboptimal facilities, he said(...)