Michelle O’Brien pictured with her children Tommy, Jamie and Joey at her emergency accommodation in Banagher, Co Offaly. Photograph: Tom O’Hanlon

Child homelessness in the midlands more than tripled in two years, while the cost of providing emergency accommodation in the region is on course to e(...)

Insurers could invest up to €1 billion in State-backed building projects such as roads and other infrastructure over the next five years

Insurers could invest up to €1 billion in State-backed building projects such as roads and other infrastructure over the next five years, depen(...)