Unions  decided to ballot members for industrial action after  Irish Water said it intended ‘to reduce the local authority workforce in the company by up to 1,500 by 2021’.

Local authority workers providing services for Irish Water have voted for industrial action in a dispute over proposed staffing cuts. In ballots count(...)

Longford Town Noel Haverty scored his side’s equalizer against Bohemians at Dalymount Park. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho.

Bohemians 1 Longford Town 1 Noel Haverty headed an equaliser before then clearing off the line as Longford Town edged a point closer to safety against(...)

Richie Towell of Dundalk celebrates scoring his side’s equaliser in injury time. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Bohemians 2 Dundalk 2 Keith Long’s Bohemians side have done more than any other club so far to keep the title race alive this season. But (...)

The Market Fields, Limerick saw an incredible 4-3 thriller on Saturday night Photo: INPHO/Donall Farmer

Limerick FC 4-3 Bohemian FC An amazing encounter at the Markets Field saw ten man Limerick FC come out on top 4-3 against Bohemians. Vinny Faherty gav(...)

The union, which represents about 1,000 staff in the health service, local authorities, education and semi-State sectors, said its members backed the deal by a margin of 52 per cent to 48 per cent.

Members of the Technical Engineering and Electrical Union (TEEU) who work in the public service, have voted to accept the proposed new Lansdowne Road (...)

Bohemians’ Ismahil Akinade scores his side’s third goal against Derry City. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

Bohemians 4 Derry City 2 He may have got a vote of confidence from the club chairman earlier in the week, but the pressure on Derry City manage(...)

Limerick’s current captain Shane Duggan’s father was the last man to score for the club at Markets Field 31 years ago. The Garyowen venue is again the club’s home ground. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho.

His father having scored the last league goal at the venue 31 years ago provides added resonance for current Limerick captain Shane Duggan as the club(...)

Christy Fagan returns to the St Patrick’s Athletic squad for the game against Dundalk at Richmond Park. Photo:  Donall Farmer/Inpho

Two years ago Dundalk’s title challenge bit the dust at Richmond Park and last September another defeat there helped Cork City to push them all the wa(...)

Enda Curran converted two penalties in Galway United’s 5-3 win over Bohemians. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Galway United 5 Bohemians 3 Galway United came out on top of a thrilling contest at Eamonn Deacy Park which aside from producing eight goals, also h(...)

Jason Byrne celebrates scoring a late winner for Bohs. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

If the first meeting between these sides had gone pretty decisively the way of the Dubliners then there was less to choose between them here, at le(...)