Mary and Brian O’Shaughnessy from Bird Hill, Co Tipperary,  leave the Four Courts  after the announcement of a settlement in their High Court action for damages. Photograph: Courts Collins

A couple whose home was demolished without any prior notice to them while a new dual carriageway was being constructed between Limerick and Nenagh has(...)

Limerick County Council said that extensive power outages across the county were affecting water pumping stations and treatment plants.

Several county councils have issued a boil water notices or warned of supply disruption due to power cuts . Counties with water problems today (...)