Households accounted for one-fifth of greenhouse gases but paid over half of all environmental taxesThu, 17 Oct 2019 15:16:00 GMT
Households in Ireland emitted 21.9% of greenhouse gases in 2017 but paid more than half of all environmental taxes in 2018.
'It's up to the House of Commons now' - Taoiseach raises Brexit pressure on UKThu, 17 Oct 2019 15:09:00 GMT
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has ratcheted up the pressure on British MPs to back the EU-UK Brexit deal by saying an agreement is now in place and that it is up to the House of Commons to back it.
Appeal court allows receiver to repossess Capel Street building which housed former theatre and showroomThu, 17 Oct 2019 15:03:00 GMT
A receiver can go ahead with the possession of a Victorian building previously used as a theatre and antiques showroom in Dublin's Capel Street, the Court of Appeal (CoA) has ruled.
Minister hopes construction of Macroom bypass will begin 'within weeks'Thu, 17 Oct 2019 14:46:00 GMT
Construction of the long-awaited Macroom bypass as part of the massive €280m upgrade of the N22 main Cork to Kerry route could start before the end of the year.
Drunk driver who spat in Garda's face after 'long night' fined and given four-year driving banThu, 17 Oct 2019 14:33:00 GMT
A drunk driver who spat in the face of a Garda during a trip to a shopping centre at 8.30am in the morning has been ordered to keep the peace.
Brexit explainer: What's in the deal, and what happens now?Thu, 17 Oct 2019 14:19:00 GMT
Crucially from an Irish perspective, the deal done in Brussels today removes the threat of a border on the island of Ireland.
Mother of teen who died after horse-racing fall to take part in Leopardstown race in his memoryThu, 17 Oct 2019 14:00:00 GMT
A mother whose teenage son died after a horse-racing fall is to take part in a special fundraising race for injured jockeys at Leopardstown Racecourse.
Report reveals how many of 355,000 family carers in Ireland's deal with abusive behaviourThu, 17 Oct 2019 13:58:00 GMT
The report from Family Carers Ireland that supports 355,000 family carers shines a light on a hidden aspect of care-giving seldom discussed.
Ivor Bell: Who is veteran republican in McConville case?Thu, 17 Oct 2019 13:56:00 GMT
Mr Bell was found not guilty over the death of Jean McConville after a judge ruled that evidence in a trial of the facts was unreliable.
IRA was legitimate response to British military occupation, says Gerry AdamsThu, 17 Oct 2019 13:54:00 GMT
The former Sinn Fein president made the comment during a trial of the facts into two charges against Ivor Bell.