Amid flooding in St Mary’s Park, Limerick, where the river Shannon burst its banks,  Ger Hogan helps  to ferry people to safety.  Photograph: Liam Burke/Press 22

, Storms and sea swells which battered the west coast at the weekend caused renewed damage to homes and businesses which had suffered during the flo(...)

People walk past as waves crash onto the Coast Road in Malahide, Dublin, today. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

A major clean-up operation was ongoing this evening after towns and seafront streets around the country were flooded after high tides and heavy rain l(...)

Bord na Mona chief executive Gabriel D’Arcy: ‘We have done the engineering studies for it with regards to our part of the project.’ Photograph: Frank Miller

Bord na Móna has said it is ready to submit its part of the planning permission for a giant reservoir which will supply the east coast with water. T(...)

Sex addiction can be seen as a macho addiction, according to Dr Fiona Weldon of the Rutland Centre. But she says, “that changes very quickly wh(...)