A disabled Wexford woman with cerebral palsy and a spinal injury, who was left in her urine-soaked bed without a carer due to staffing shortages in a care company, has received a HSE response to a personal complaint she made through the “Your Service Your Say” system.
Tanaiste Leo Varadkar has emphasised that the Government’s special education policy is one of integration, in response to a number of questions raised by TDs in relation to plans to create special school centres as an “interim” measure.
SIX individual awards were presented to outstanding female business leaders in their respective categories at the Wicklow Businesswoman of the Year Awards hosted by the Network Ireland Branch held in the Druid’s Glen Hotel and Golf Resort, Newtownmountkennedy.
Sligo Rovers goalkeeper Luke McNicholas and Tubbercurry native Liam Kerrigan have been named in the Republic of Ireland Under 21 squad for the upcoming UEFA European Under-21 Championship Qualifiers in June.
FRANK Lampard says that an honest conversation with club captain Seamus Coleman on his first day as Everton manager convinced the new Toffees boss of the Donegal man's qualities and he insists that Coleman is a "club legend".
A wonderful day was had at the Mercy Mounthawk school grounds last Sunday afternoon as the members of the school community, both past and present, gathered together once more to celebrate a significant milestone in the school’s life as it celebrated 20 years since its opening.
An Bord Pleanála has rejected an appeal by the embassy of the Netherlands in Ireland against the development of an apartment block on a site adjoining the ambassador’s residence in the south Dublin suburb of Foxrock.
Helping desperate clients navigate through crippling debts prompted Conor Sheahan to become a supporter of Brother Kevin Crowley and the Cappuchin Day Centre, in Dublin, which feeds thousands of needy people every week.
Senegal's President Macky Sall said on Wednesday that 11 newborn babies died in a fire at the neonatal section of a regional hospital in the town of Tivaouane, around 120 km (74.56 miles) east of the capital Dakar.
Kerry’s favourite comedy family, the Flemings, are set to go over the edge at Croke Park early next month when they take part in a charity abseil fundraiser at the famous stadium, all in aid of the Mental Health non-profit Let’s Get Talking.
International law firm Bird & Bird has appointed Anna Morgan, the former head of legal affairs at the Data Commission, as one of two partners at its new Dublin office alongside Deirdre Kilroy who joins from Matheson.