Nurse’s strike outside Connolly Hospital in Dublin on Wednesday. Photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne/Reuters

Nurses at South Tipperary General Hospital say that the patient to staff ratio in the children’s ward can be as high as eight to one at times of emerg(...)

“It is very distressing for patients and their relatives and working conditions are impossible,” said Paud O’Regan.

A familiar overcrowding crisis overwhelmed South Tipperary General Hospital on Tuesday with 45 patients languishing on hospital trolleys, the third hi(...)

Independent TD Mattie McGrath: “Nothing is sanctioned yet.”

Independent TD for Tipperary Mattie McGrath has said Michael Lowry’s “solo run” on the issue of a patient hotel at Clonmel Hospital is “a retrograde s(...)

Members of the Garda forensics team on Thursday at the scene of the fatal stabbing at Shanganagh in Shankill, Co Dublin. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw.

A man being questioned about the fatal stabbing of Dubliner David Spain in the early hours of St Stephen’s Day will appear at Bray District Court toda(...)

Gardaí are investigating after a man died in a crash on the M8 near Cahir.
Man killed in Tipperary crash

A man in his 60s has died in a car crash in Tipperary. The car he was driving left the M8 motorway northbound near Junction 7 Cahir at about 4pm and h(...)