Student nurses and midwives protesting to highlight the pay and working conditions of student/intern nurses and midwives. Delegates at the Irish Nursing and Midwives Organisation (INMO) annual conference voted today to lodge an immediate pay claim on behalf of all grades in the profession.  Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Delegates at the Irish Nursing and Midwives Organisation (INMO) annual conference have voted to lodge an immediate pay claim on behalf of all grades i(...)

Unite regional secretary Jimmy Kelly described attacks on working people as a “war”. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The trade union movement is to mount “a vigorous and robust” campaign in a bid to force the Government to repeal financial emergency legislation which(...)

Members of the INMO have passed an emergency motion to ballot for industrial action in the event of a pay cut

Nurses have warned they are “prepared for war, if the Government moves unilaterally to reduce their pay or conditions of employment. Dele(...)