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The Naval Service is to acquire four small vessels to be used for maritime security. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times.

The Naval Service is to acquire four small vessels to be used for maritime security. The armed motor launches will be used primarily by the Naval Res(...)

A computer-generated image of the ESB-Equinor floating windfarm proposed for off the coast of Clare and Kerry.

With the ESB announcing a €5 billion investment programme tied into a new renewable energy hub at Moneypoint in Co Clare, the Government must fast-tra(...)

Green Party leader Eamon Ryan  has said that from what he had read, the current Covid-19 pandemic was connected to the huge stress the natural world is under. File photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

The case for extending the Western Rail Corridor from Athenry to Claremorris is weak, Minister for Transport Eamon Ryan has said, but he wants a “wide(...)

Green Party leader Eamon Ryan: “Can we get a whole generation of young people and pay them better to look after our land?” Photograph: Alan Betson

With every Eamon Ryan interview you are reminded of the pronouncement of Lincoln Steffens returning from Soviet Russia in 1919. “I have seen the futur(...)

There is a risk of coastal flooding, according to Met Éireann. File photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Power has now been restored to the majority of homes that suffered interruption in supply following high winds from Storm Aiden on Saturday. A weath(...)

Foynes port: re-opening the 40km Limerick-Foynes line, closed in 2002, would cost €45 million.

Plans to revive the Limerick-Foynes rail line will boost efforts to develop the Shannon Estuary as a centre for shipping and energy. Minister for Tra(...)

Tánaiste Leo Varadkar: Admits it is “very unusual” not to have a senior minister from the west. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

In his first Dáil appearance as Heather Humphreys’s replacement, Tánaiste Leo Varadkar confirmed what many were thinking about the botched delivery of(...)

The direct provision centre in Foynes, Co Limerick which is now closing. Photograph: Brian Gavin

At least €13 million in State funds has been spent on running a direct provision centre in Co Limerick which will close its doors on Friday after resi(...)

Even the ‘Votegate’ controversy in the Dáil seems unlikely to hurt Fianna Fáil TD Niall Collins in his re-election bid. File photograph: Alan Betson

Limerick County (three seats) Current: 2 FG, 1 FF If there is to be an upset in Limerick County, it will likely come from an Independent taking one (...)

The direct provision centre in Foynes, Co. Limerick. Photograph: Brian Gavin

The Limerick charity which called for the immediate closure of the Mount Trenchard direct provision centre has said additional steps must be taken to (...)

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