The nomination of Séamus Woulfe follows a recommendation from  the Judicial Appointments Advisory Board. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Former attorney general Séamus Woulfe has been nominated by the Government for appointment to the Supreme Court. The vacancy arose following the reti(...)

The Dorchester Hotel in London, owned by the Sultan of Brunei. Photograph:  Chris J Ratcliffe/Getty Images

Attorney General Séamus Woulfe has postponed his induction into a prestigious international legal academy due to the ceremony being held at a London h(...)

Deputy Niall Collins has said the past few weeks had been a difficult period for Fianna Fail. File photograph: Alan Betson

Fianna Fail TD Niall Collins has supported calls for a whip to be imposed on his party to ensure they support legislation to implement the decision of(...)

Figures published this month revealed 7,941  people are homeless. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

The number of homeless people in Ireland could reach 10,000 by the middle of next year if the current rate continues, the Simon Community has warned. (...)