Iranian currency crash sparks rising fears on streets of Tehran

Iranian currency crash sparks rising fears on streets of Tehran Essential items such as nappies have vanished from shop shelves in the capital. Queues outside a currency exchange shop in Tehran (AP) Iran’s rial...

Rent chaos driving homeless crisis as Government ‘going in wrong direction’

Rent chaos driving homeless crisis as Government 'going in wrong direction' Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy. Photo: Doug O'Connor The crisis in the rental market is driving more people into homelessness than any other...

People of Balbriggan to get say in town’s strategy

People of Balbriggan to get say in town's strategy Cllr Tony Murphy, Cllr Grainne Maguire and Cllr Malachy Quinn united in welcoming investment in the town. Balbriggan councillors have welcomed what they called...

‘If their mother or father is Irish, they have as much right to play...

'If their mother or father is Irish, they have as much right to play for Ireland as anybody else'   Mick McCarthy celebrates the historic victory over Romania in 1990Ready to return: Mick...

Farmers and villagers hit out at plans to hunt for gold in beauty spot

Farmers and villagers hit out at plans to hunt for gold in beauty spot Locals are concerned about environmental damage. (Getty Images/Lonely Planet Image) A plan to search for precious metals including gold...

Murphy – Varadkar’s ‘floated’ anonymous online profile idea sounds like “whimsical remark”

Murphy - Varadkar's 'floated' anonymous online profile idea sounds like "whimsical remark" Support: Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy. Photo: Frank McGrath MINISTER Eoghan Murphy has said Leo Varadkar's idea to use anonymous online profiles...

Tanaiste embarks on two-day visit to Finland, Estonia and Lithuania

Tanaiste embarks on two-day visit to Finland, Estonia and Lithuania Brexit will be high on the agenda as Simon Coveney meets with the foreign ministers of the three nations. Simon Coveney said he...

What are the big employment issues facing small and medium businesses in the coming...

What are the big employment issues facing small and medium businesses in the coming year? Is your business prepared for potential employment issues? If you run a small to medium-sized business, you’ll know...

Shares in UK transport firm with Irish bus contracts soar

Shares in UK transport firm with Irish bus contracts soar Go-Ahead’s operations in Dublin are due to commence this weekend with one route. Stock image SHARES in Go-Ahead Group, the UK transport company...

Duterte says defiant Philippine senator will not be arrested without warrant

Duterte says defiant Philippine senator will not be arrested without warrant The decision failed to ease tensions between the president and Antonio Trillanes IV. Antonio Trillanes IV (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez) Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte...