Jim Daly

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HSE carries  out serial testing of nursing home residents and staff, but not of homecare workers.  Photograph: Alan Betson

Homecare providers say they have been forced to do their own tracing of contacts of positive Covid-19 cases because the official system is so slow. “(...)

After a night of torrential rain, the river Roury broke its banks at 4am causing flooding in Rosscarbery and causing parts of the N71 to close. Photograph: Andy Gibson

Heavy downpours and thunderstorms on Thursday night are expected to result in localised flooding in the south of the country, Met Éireann has warned. (...)

There is a campaign to get the Government to recognise parental alienation, with 18 county councils passing motions calling for  the implementation of  recommendation 36 of the Report on Reform of the Family Law System. Photograph: iStock

Like most other grandparents around the country, John and his wife, Anne, can’t see their grandchildren during the Covid-19 shutdown. But for them the(...)

Tech veteran Colm O’Cuinneain, who will take up the role of general manager of EMEA

US hiring software company Greenhouse is to open a base in Dublin as it seeks to drive expansion in the Europe, Middle East and Africa region. The c(...)

Michael Collins has a high profile from organising buses to take patients to Belfast for cataract operations. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Cork South-West (three seats) Current: 1 FF, 1 FG, 1 Ind Cork South-West is one of those constituencies where geography plays almost as important a (...)

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People receiving homecare support in the future face having to pay some of the costs themselves, under proposed new reforms to the sector to be presen(...)

No Government backbenchers attended a Dáil debate into the funding and staff shortage crisis in the disability sector. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

No Government backbenchers attended a Dáil debate into the funding and staff shortage crisis in the disability sector. Minister of State for Disabili(...)

The Age Friendly Ireland Programme aims to future-proof society for growth in the ageing population across all sectors. Photograph: iStock

Ireland is to be recognised as one of the best places in the world to grow old on Monday during a ceremony at Slane Castle in Co Meath. Representati(...)

 The health service has set up a 24/7 helpline run by the National Ambulance Service that will help direct people seeking mental health care to the most appropriate service.  Photograph: Marc O’Sullivan

The health service has set up a 24/7 helpline run by the National Ambulance Service that will help direct people seeking mental health care to the mos(...)

A view of an  unused unit at the existing Central Mental Hospital in Dundrum, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Construction of the new Central Mental Hospital is expected to be completed “on budget and on time” in the next few weeks, the Dáil has heard. Minist(...)

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