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Paul Kiernan ceased driving  for   Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection, Regina Doherty (above)  in November 2017, the Labour Court heard. File photograph: Dara MacDonaill

A Government ministerial driver who served in his post for six years has failed in his claim that a Government department breached workplace legislati(...)

The construction site of The National Children’s Hospital. Photograph: Tom Honan

The resignation of John Pollock as the project director of the team building the national children’s hospital robs a complex project of vast experienc(...)

The county council banned fast food outlets within 400 metres of schools but granted planning permission for a Chinese takeaway within the exclusion zone because the takeaway opened at 5pm. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Fingal County Council has been accused of breaching the Government’s “no-fry zone” health policy by granting planning permission for a fast food outle(...)

Michael Shine has been investigated and put on trial for cases stretching back to the mid-1960s. Photograph: Collins Courts

The jailing on Monday of Michael Shine for four years marks the culmination of a series of legal battles involving the disgraced former surgeon going (...)

Fianna Fáil health spokesman Stephen Donnelly put forward the amendment.  Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Minister for Health Simon Harris is to consider appointing a person with clinical expertise to the new board of the HSE, which would be a significant (...)

 European Parliament: Due to Brexit, the seat allocation to Ireland rises from 11 to 13. Photograph: Vincent Kessler

A combination of a couple of extra seats up for grabs, a clatter of retirements, including those of two strong vote-getters, and a glut of ex-min(...)

The only one who seemed well-prepared and asked a succession of erudite, intelligent questions – and who seemed genuinely interested in the answers – was Sinn Féin senator Pádraig Mac Lochlainn (pictured, with microphone, in 2017). Photograph: Alan Betson

Business journalists don’t get out that much. We tend to be kept locked in the basement to crunch numbers and write about profits and bonds. If we’re (...)

A view of the construction site of The National Children’s Hospital. Photograph: Tom Honan

1993: A single, tertiary children’s hospital for Dublin is proposed by the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland. It recommended the centre be built (...)

Prof Chris Fitzpatrick at the Coombe hospital, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The review into the cost overrun at the national children’s hospital should be widened to look at why it was decided to locate the project at St James(...)

Michael and Danny Healy-Rae suggested the Taoiseach had done a grave disservice to the struggling Irish beef sector.

Beef farmers were very annoyed with the Taoiseach recently for daring to remark that he is trying to cut down on the amount of red meat he eats. Such (...)

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