Earlier this week, a number of organisations opposing the plan to locate the National Children’s Hospital at a site at St James’s  Hospital in Dublin   launched a petition to build it  on a greenfield site at Connolly Hospital Blanchardstown. File photograph: Getty Images

A decision on planning permission for the new National Children’s Hospital has been delayed by up to three months. An Bord Pleanála was due to make a(...)

Nearly 2,000 consultants are covered by a 2008 contract under which they agreed to new work practices, restrictions on private practice, weekend work and extended rosters. File photograph: Getty Images

Hospital consultants could be set to receive millions of euro in compensation over the HSE’s failure to pay higher salaries agreed more than seven yea(...)

One woman has been killed and a second injured after they were struck by a car in Hartstown, north west county Dublin early on Sunday.

A man in his 20s has been arrested on suspicion of drink-driving after a woman was hit by a car and killed in Hartstown, north west county Dublin on S(...)

A man who allegedly used his own car in a botched robbery and left the vehicle at the scene after running over his victim has been arrested. He was d(...)

No new parking spaces will be created at Tallaght Hospital as part of the proposed addition of a satellite wing of the new children’s hospital to the site, a planning hearing has been told. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

There will be car parking facilities for less than a fifth of the 5,000 staff in the St James’s Hospital campus upon completion of the proposed new na(...)

New children’s hospital: Cost of funding the biggest capital project in the history of the State will not figure much in the hearing, but it remains a concern

Four years after An Bord Pleanála first held an oral hearing into plans to build a new national children’s hospital in Dublin, the proposal i(...)

An aerial view of the site for the new National Children’s Hospital at the St James’s Hospital campus in Dublin.

The proposal to build the new national children’s hospital at St James’s Hospital contains faults, the board developing the project admitted (...)

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after a 33-year-old man died in the early hours of Tuesday morning in a crash involving two cars on the Blanchardstown Road south in Dublin.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after a 33-year-old man died in the early hours of Tuesday morning in a crash involving two cars on the Blanchardst(...)

An aerial view of the site for the new National Children’s Hospital at the St James’s Hospital campus in Dublin.

An Bord Pleanála is to consider calls from objectors to the proposed National Children’s Hospital at St James’s Hospital in Dublin for the live-stream(...)

The HSE has taken steps to address the shortage of chemotherapy drugs. File photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

A shortage of chemotherapy drugs, which has delayed treatment for hundreds of cancer patients, has forced the Health Service Executive to make conting(...)