Members of the Alpha-1 Action Group protesting outside the offices of the HSE in Dublin earlier this year. Photograph: Julien Behal

Irish patients with severe lung disease are hoping to have their access to a “life-changing” drug extended. The manufacturer of Respreeza, CSL Behrin(...)

Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government , Eoghan Murphy, during a visit to Drogheda. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins

Special equipment has arrived at the Staleen water treatment plant to repair the burst water main that has left around 70,000 homes and businesses wit(...)