Lord Mayor of Dublin Christy Burke launched Light It Up Gold campaign for Childhood Cancer Awareness today. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

If you have recently been nominated for the ice bucket challenge, the fundraising phenomenon which has swept the country recently, then it might be ad(...)

Lyndsey and Paul Turner pictured with their daughter, Alice, who they are hoping to enrol on a trial in the United States to treat her neuroblastoma.

The family of a child who is suffering from the rare childhood cancer neuroblastoma is seeking to raise funds for her to receive treatment in t(...)

Tiny dancer: Lily-Mae Morrison, who was diagnosed with a rare children’s cancer in 2012, is now in remission

Five-year-old Claregalway girl Lily-Mae Morrison, who was diagnosed with a rare children’s cancer in 2012, is now in remission, her parents have said.(...)

 Four HMV outlets are due to reopen. Photograph: Alan Betson

The receiver to HMV Ireland has received over €300,000 in fees and expenses since the Irish arm of the retail music giant went out of business eight m(...)