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(...)

 Researchers, Ms Fiona Cody and Dr Julia Unterscheider who are involved in Health Research Board-funded study which is transforming care for growth restricted babies in the womb. Photograph: Shane O’Neill/Fennell Photography

When Gráinne Foley from Midleton, Co Cork, went for a scan in April, 2012, just over 28 weeks into her second pregnancy, she did not get the ne(...)

HSE says current results from verification exercise “has identified 91 per cent overall compliance in relationship to achievement of maximum 24-hour shifts” for non-consultant hospital doctors. Photograph: Hugh MacKnight/PA Wire

Up to a third of the State’s hospitals have been found to have made insufficient progress in reducing the working hours of non-consultant hospital doc(...)

The closure of Mount Carmel hospital comes after the masters of the Dublin maternity hospitals have warned they were already facing serious pressures catering for the existing demand. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The closure of Mount Carmel private hospital will mean that on average the three public maternity hospitals in Dublin will have to deal with about 100(...)

Dr Rhona Mahony, master of the National Maternity Hospital,  has insisted a payment she received related to fees for seeing private patients. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

The Health Service Executive has said it has not received any documentary evidence from master of the National Maternity Hospital Dr Rhona Mahony to e(...)