Founder of Console Paul Kelly, who resigned last week, has denied allegations of mismanagement and poor governance. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/ The Irish Times

The founder of suicide prevention charity Console, his wife and son ran up credit card bills of almost €500,000 on items such as groceries, designer c(...)

Pharmaceutical giant Bristol-Myers Squibb is to provide a life-saving new cancer drug on a compassionate basis to Irish patients for another month. File photograph: Getty Images

The makers of a life-saving new cancer drug are to provide it on a compassionate basis to Irish patients for another month. Pharmaceutical giant Bris(...)

The site of the proposed National Children’s Hospital, at St James’s Hospital, Dublin. The brief is to create a “world-standard” children’s hospital similar in scale and quality to similar facilities in Australia and New Zealand. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

One of the architectural firms chosen to design the new national children’s hospital at St James’s was involved in designing an earlier version of th(...)

Survivors of Symphysiotomy director Marie O’Connor: “The scheme is to be run by unaccountable, faceless bureaucrats, bean-counters whose priority is cost-cutting.” Photograph: Eric Luke

One of the groups representing women who underwent symphysiotomies has rejected the ex-gratia redress scheme announced by the Government last week, w(...)