Acting Garda Commissioner Noirín O’Sullivan is being urged to withdraw her name from the competition. Photograph by Cyril Byrne

Garda whistleblower John Wilson and a new group, Families for Justice, have called on acting Garda Commissioner Noirín O’Sullivan to withdraw her can(...)

Cork City Council yesterday took formal possession of the former Permanent TSB Bank on Lapp’s Quay following a decision by the council last March to acquire the premises.

Cork City Council has invited expressions of interest to find the most appropriate use for a former bank in the city centre which it plans to convert (...)

Cork Chamber has expressed disappointment at the decision of Cork City Council to cut the Local Property Tax, describing it as likely to prove “ a sho(...)

The top earner in Irish local authorities is Dublin City Council’s chief executive Owen Keegan, who earns €175,721 a year.

Minister for the Environment Phil Hogan has confirmed that there are 216 local authority staff currently earning more than €100,000 each.The top earn(...)

Student nurses and midwives protesting outside Dr Steven’s Hospital to highlight the pay and working conditions of student/intern nurses and midwives: “The rest of the workforce has endured the full brunt of austerity measures applied within the public service,” says Impact assistant general secretary Andy Pike. Photograph: Eric Luke

The Dáil Public Accounts Committee is investigating a claim a HSE hospital group has paid one of its managers €258,000 over a 13-month period since(...)

A campaign is underway in Tullamore to have a new canal bridge named after missing Offaly woman Fiona Pender  (above).

Vigils, posters and protest marches are being planned by campaigners seeking to name a replacement footbridge after missing Offaly woman Fiona (...)