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The Government has been urged to take action to protect the live cattle export industry, as a receiver continues working to establish the extent of TLT International’s liabilities.

The Government has been urged to take action to protect the live cattle export industry, as a receiver continues working to establish the extent of TL(...)

 Minister for Justice Alan Shatter:  Garda authorities “will co-operate fully with any inquiries the Children’s Ombudsman may make and fully respond to them” and the same would apply to the HSE.

Minister for Justice Alan Shatter has had preliminary discussions with the Ombudsman for Children over the investigation into the removal of two Roma (...)

Tánaiste  Eamon Gilmore: gardaí and the HSE should provide the first reports about the circumstances of the removal of the two children.  Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore today insisted gardaí and the HSE should provide the first reports about the circumstances of the removal of two children from (...)

Independent TD Denis Naughten said this morning  the Child Sex Offenders (Information and Monitoring) Bill followed Sarah’s Law in the UK, named after Sarah Payne (8) who was abducted and murdered in 2000 by a sex offender. Photograph:  Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A Bill to allow gardaí provide “relevant and appropriate” information on sex offenders to parents, schools and clubs responsible for children and vuln(...)

Fine Gael TD Simon Harris was speaking at the publication today of a cross-party submission on mental health reform. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

A Government TD has demanded greater public oversight of HSE spending to ensure money ring-fenced for mental health services was not siphoned away to (...)

Documents seen by The Irish Times suggest few of the  477 posts professionals to bolster and modernise mental health services  will be filled by year-end

Planned new programmes to reduce suicide and self-harm will be the most likely and immediate casualties of the failure to fill new mental health posts(...)

Anti-abortion campaigners maintain their protest last night outside Leinster House. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Fianna Fáil allowed members a free vote on the legislation, and 14 members voted against:John Browne (Wexford)Dara Calleary (Mayo)Éamon Ó Cuív (Galway(...)

The scene outside the Dáil yesterday while the debate on the abortion Bill was being held.   Photograph: Cyril Byrne

More than two-thirds of Fianna Fáil’s 19 TDs voted against the second stage of the abortion legislation in the Dáil last night, in the largest turnout(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny’s spokesman had no comment on the actions of the four TDs, which came as the legislation passed its first Dáil reading by a margin of 138 to 24. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

Fine Gael has removed four rebel TDs from the party after they defied Taoiseach Enda Kenny to vote against the abortion legislation. Steps were also u(...)

Vote on Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill – Second Stage138 Yes 24 No*Ceann Comhairle Sean Barrett does not vote unless the issue is tied*Socia(...)

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