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Minister for Health  Simon Harris said he hoped the dispute would be referred to the Labour Court today. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The Health Service Executive (HSE) has said a strike by 10,000 health service support staff on Wednesday will have a significant impact on services in(...)

 Martina McMahon of Limerick in action during last year’s All-Ireland singles finals. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Handball only started out as a way of expending some of her bountiful supply of energy during the camogie off-season, Martina McMahon following her br(...)

The Land Development Agency will have compulsory purchase powers and will identify and release land banks for the construction of 150,000 homes over 20 years. Photograph:  Gareth Chaney/Collins

The Government’s new €1.25 billion Land Development Agency may demand more than 40 per cent social and affordable housing on private land that has lai(...)

Thomas Ward, Anna Ward, Demelia Ward and Declan Ward Jnr at St Mary’s Halting Site, Cappagh Road, Finglas, Dublin. Photograph: Tom Honan

A north Dublin Traveller site, described by a local authority as “among the worst in the country”, cannot be made more habitable as council staff have(...)

Donating blood: One in four of us will need a blood donation at some stage in our lifetime, yet only about 3 per cent of those who can donate blood do so. Photograph: Istock

You are surely familiar with the idea of donating blood, whether you have done so or not. Living kidney donations are also becoming more popular – wit(...)

St. Vincent’s University Hospital: The Dublin institution is owned by the Sisters of Charity and valued at €255 million. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Two of the Catholic religious orders that have under-contributed to the redress scheme for survivors of institutional abuse own hospitals valued at ne(...)

Dublin Fire Brigade was called to attend three fires in the capital on Wednesday night. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

Dublin Fire Brigade was kept busy on Wednesday night with three separate fires breaking out around the capital. Six units of Dublin Fire Brigade att(...)