The town of Tuam in Co Galway  as apologies were offered by the  Government and the Bon Secours order following  the mother and baby homes report. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

Twenty-four hours after the publication of the mother and baby home report, the town of Tuam is exhausted, with few in the north Galway town wanting t(...)

Parcels being sorted by An Post. File photograph: Bryan O’Bryan

One of the first ways Brexit will impact Irish consumers on New Year’s Day will be the addition of significant volumes of red tape and form filling, a(...)

Met Éireann has warned parts of Ireland may be hit with snow. A snow-covered Croagh Patrick in Westport. File photograph: Paul Mealey

A snow and ice warning is in place in the north of the country on Wednesday. The yellow warning is in place from 6am on Wednesday to 7am on Thursday (...)

 President Michael D Higgins and his wife, Sabina, asked that the nation continue to move forward in a spirit of solidarity next year. Photograph: Maxwells  President Michael D Higgins and his wife, pictured this Christmas. Photograph: Maxwells

President Michael D Higgins has called for “hope and solidarity” at what he is calling a defining moment in the nation’s history. In his annual Chris(...)

Waves crash against the pier wall on Thursday, Christmas Eve, at Tynemouth on the northeast coast of England. Photograph: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

A Status Yellow wind warning is due to come into force early on St Stephen’s Day as Storm Bella pushes in from the north. Met Éireann’s warning for C(...)

Operation was part of a co-ordinated effort from gardaí attached to the Garda Extradition Unit and Garda National Bureau of Criminal Investigation. Photograph: iStock

Nine people have been arrested by gardaí this week on foot of European arrest warrants. The seven men and two women, aged 28 to 63, were all arrested(...)

Christmas shoppers on Grafton Street, Dublin, during the Coronavirus Covid-19 pandemic. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Ireland is in its current position of rising Covid-19 cases due to a change in people’s behaviour, according to Dr Mary Favier, adviser on Covid-19 to(...)

The Prudential Building in Chicago lit up with the slogan Mayo For Sam ahead of Saturday’s All-Ireland Senior Football final between Mayo and Dublin. Photograph: Bob Reiter via twitter

The Mayo All-Ireland football team will walk on to the Croke Park pitch this Saturday with, it is probably fair to say, the support of 31 counties, ho(...)

The HSE supplied one nurse and one care attendant to the Nightingale nursing home yesterday afternoon to support staff drafted in from Roscommon University Hospital, along with volunteers. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Emergency staff have been drafted into a nursing home in Ahascragh, Co Galway, following a Covid-19 outbreak that has affected all but four of the hom(...)

The Health Service Executive issued advice for people living in north Roscommon and the Elphin region, saying public health officers were “aware” of Covid-19 cases. Photograph: Jonathan Brady/PA

A Roscommon publican, who entered his busy bar last weekend, said he had not realised he was supposed to self-isolate while awaiting the result of a c(...)

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