Cavan General Hospital, where Dr Salah Abdel-Aziz Ahmed is a consultant obstetrician. Photograph: Colm Connaughton.

A doctor at the centre of an investigation into the death of a baby boy following birth at Cavan General Hospital in November 2012 has been “completel(...)

Minister for Education Jan O’Sullivan said she believed the constitutional ban on abortion should be revisited by a future government. Photograph: The Irish Times

The head of the Health Service Executive has requested an investigation to establish the facts surrounding the case of a woman who was refused an abor(...)

The Protection of Life During Pregnancy Act, enacted following the death of Savita Halappanavar, was meant to bring to an end the agonising about Ire(...)

HSE director general Tony O’Brien requested a report ‘that establishes all of the facts surrounding the care given to a woman who had her pregnancy ended pursuant to the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Act 2013.’  Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

The Health Service Executive (HSE) is undertaking an internal review to report on the care given to a woman at the centre of the abortion controversy.(...)

A block of 27 rented apartments and three ground floor commercial units at the corner of Upper Dominick Street and Mountjoy Street in Dublin 1 goes(...)

 Fiona Watters  and  Francis Flynn, parents of Jamie Flynn,  at the Coroners Court inquest into their baby’s  death. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

A consultant obstetrician delayed doing an emergency Caesarean section at Cavan General Hospital because there was no nursing staff available for th(...)

First-trimester screening  involves a scan and a blood test to identify a pregnant woman’s risk of foetal anomaly.Photograph: Tek Image/Science Photo Library

An increasing number of pregnant women who receive a diagnosis of a fatal foetal anomaly are travelling for abortion, a leading expert on foetal medi(...)

Molly Malone is being kept on display because of her draw as a tourist attraction but several other historic features are also in the process of being moved to make way for the Luas line. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Molly Malone’s barrow will once more be wheeled through Dublin’s streets this week but the famous fishmonger won’t be in control as she and her(...)

The National Maternity Hospital at Holles Street: unsuccessfully applied for apparoval to pay  an externally-funded allowance  to the secretary manager. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

The HSE has rejected around 100 applications from voluntary hospitals and health agencies to continue making top-up payments to senior staff in(...)

The block containing the two retail premises  is located on the north side of Parnell Street in Dublin, immediately opposite the intersection with Moore Street

A substantial retail building let to Tesco and a bookstore at Parnell Street, Dublin 1, goes on the market to(...)