An artist’s impression of the proposed development  at  Waterford’s North Quays. Photograph:  Falcon Real Estate Development Ireland

Waterford City and County Council has granted planning approval for a €500 million redevelopment of the city’s North Quays . Falcon Real Estate Devel(...)

Leo’s conference speech performance at the weekend received what might be charitably described as a ‘mixed reception’. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

There is an odd atmosphere in the heart of Leinster House these days. Vital building and renovation work is in full swing in the original part of th(...)

“Grace”, who is severely intellectually disabled and unable to speak, was left in a foster home in the southeast for 13 years after a decision to remove her in April 1996 was overturned in October 1996. File photograph: Getty Images

Two health board employees involved in a 1996 decision to leave an intellectually disabled girl known as “Grace” in a foster home, despite allegations(...)