Tommy Broughan

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Labour Party’s Aodhán Ó Ríordáin, Ivana Bacik and Ged Nash: Mr Nash has just completed his second course of antibiotics having been laid low by the flu. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

With the big guns still slugging it out over who will win the dubious right to attempt to govern, the smaller parties returned yesterday to their plac(...)

Sinn Féin’s Pearse Doherty: he may receive a quota and a half in Donegal. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times

A new poll has found Sinn Féin Senator Pádraig Mac Lochlainn may dislodge Independent TD Thomas Pringle or a Fianna Fáil Deputy to win a second seat f(...)

Independent Dublin Bay North TD Tommy Broughan. Photograph: Eric Luke

Independent Dublin Bay North TD Tommy Broughan will not be standing for re-election to the Dáil. The veteran politician announced his retirement on W(...)

Vincent Deeley: ‘I do get depressed sometimes . . . but what can you do?’ Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy/The Irish Times

Vincent Deeley (60) worked in forestry until the late 1990s when he was diagnosed with a wasting disease called Becker muscular dystrophy. He lives i(...)

Archaeological assistants uncover the fosse of the medieval Carrickmines Castle at Carrickmines, Co Dublin, in 2002. Photograph: Joe St Leger

According to the legal definition, there are five alternative criteria under which a monument qualifies as a national monument. Defying alphabetical o(...)

Ethan O’Brien and Luke McLoughlin at the results of an art competition for  the International Day of People with Disabilities. Photograph Nick Bradshaw

Rising insurance costs are among a number of issues threatening the future survival of disability organisations providing vital services to tens of th(...)

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar denied there was a recruitment freeze in the HSE, as he faced criticism from TDs for overcrowding in hospitals. Photograph: Alan Betson

Medical staff recruited up to nine months ago have not been allowed to start work in the health service because of an ongoing embargo, it has been cl(...)

Hospital overcrowding on Tuesday reached the highest levels this year and the second-highest level recorded, says the INMO

The HSE is planning to provide additional home care packages, more transitional care beds and extra funding for the Fair Deal nursing home scheme in t(...)

Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure Paschal Donohoe: indicated that the Government would give details in October of the contingency measures to be put in place for the Border. Photograph:  Niall Carson/PA Wire

Government funding will go beyond the pledged €2.8 billion package for Budget day in the event of a no-deal Brexit, Minister for Finance Paschal Donoh(...)

Gardaí have begun a significant clampdown on people involved in bogus insurance claims. File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Gardaí have begun a significant clampdown on people involved in bogus insurance claims and are planning to tackle them with “super raids” in the same (...)

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