Jarrett Walker: has been paid €615,000 up to August this year. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Almost €3 million has already been spent on consultants for the controversial BusConnects plan, newly released figures show. Procurement documents sh(...)

When the huge poster was unveiled on Tuesday, Sinn Féin’s housing spokesman Eoin Ó Broin posed happily beside it.  Photograph: Cate McCurry/PA Wire

While Sinn Féin may be dithering over whether or not to move a motion of no confidence in the Minister for Housing, the selfie-loving minister has no (...)

Bus Éireann’s  acting chief executive  said changes needed to be implemented “otherwise this company will not exist this time next year”.   Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Bus Éireann will be insolvent by the end of the current calendar year if losses continue at existing levels, the company’s acting chief executive has (...)

Lollipop questioning: Páraic Duffy, John Delaney and Philip Browne. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

To the national parliament, where the heads of the country’s three biggest sporting bodies got a demonstration of how not to run a committee meeting. (...)

Imelda Munster entered politics in 2004, taking a seat on Louth County Council. Re-elected in 2009, she is chair of Co Louth’s housing strategic polic(...)

Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams TD during a launch of a new billboard. File  photograph: Collins

Sinn Féin is certain to have a good election and will build on its current tally of 14 TDs. The 12 deputies who are contesting again (with Cork’s San(...)

Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda. Louth county councillor Imelda Munster said “it is unacceptable to remove a vital service such as a chronic pain clinic and expect people in chronic pain to travel even further away”

The HSE in the northeast has said that 203 patients who had been on a waiting list to see a specialist in a chronic pain clinic have been referred bac(...)