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The HSE’s  target for responding to highest priority 999 calls – where a life is a risk – is to be with the patient in less than 19 minutes

Ambulances are getting slower at responding to life-threatening emergencies despite an increase in paramedics, official figures show. Response times (...)

The Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection has confirmed that the secretary general instructed that changes be made to the privacy policy.

The secretary general of the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection ordered changes to the department’s new privacy policy last week w(...)

Leo Lieghio, Collette Griffin, Margaret Kavanagh, and Julie Patten, all of whom lost a child in road traffic incidents.

As the Dáil descended into chaos over the Road Traffic Bill on Friday, Noel Clancy looked on in dismay from the public gallery. It was his amendment (...)

Minister of State Damian English: said the powers would not be abused. Photograph: Alan Betson

Planning permissions viewed as a threat to the State’s security or national interests can now be revoked after the Dáil voted to give the Government s(...)

 Super-junior Minister for Disabilities Finian McGrath:  “I wouldn’t feel comfortable wining and dining there”

Several prominent politicians, including Ministers and party leaders, have declined invitations to attend the US embassy’s celebration of American ind(...)

The committee said the officer had his salary suspended after he submitted a protected disclosure. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

An Irish Service prison officer has had his salary suspended after he made a protected disclosure, according the Public Accounts Committee. The comm(...)

Fianna Fáil TD  Sean Fleming. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

The Health Service Executive should strongly consider appointing a woman as its new director general, the chairman of the Public Accounts Committee ha(...)

Minister of State Joe McHugh said  the number of applicants for election missions was always higher than the number of available places. File photograph: Alan Betson

The Department of Foreign Affairs will shortly call for applications from individuals who wish to take part in overseas election monitoring missions, (...)

Minister for Health Simon Harris: under his proposals, the group would  examine whether an alternative dispute resolution mechanism  could be effective. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

The Government is expected to set up a new expert group to consider whether there may be an alternative mechanism to legal actions in the courts for r(...)

“He was one of the best editors I ever worked for,” broadcaster Olivia O’Leary has said in defence of MacGill Summer School director Joe Mulholland. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

RTÉ broadcaster Olivia O’Leary has defended MacGill Summer School director Joe Mulholland and said he is not a misogynist. Mr Mulholland has apologi(...)

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