Researchers are raising fresh concerns about the risks of pumping raw sewage into the waters around Ireland.
Iarnród Éireann has warned that there will be major service alterations on some lines over the Bank Holiday weekend due track improvement works.
Latest:An overnight gorse fire at a scenic spot near Gougane Barra, Co Cork has been contained by firefighters this morning.
More than 200 people have been counted sleeping rough in Dublin on one night.
A woman who was 39 weeks pregnant collapsed and died from an extremely rare condition for which no cause is known, an inquest heard.
Five units of the Dublin Fire Brigade have attended a fire at an apartment on the south side of the city.
A West Cork man who died following an accident while base jumping from the Cliffs of Moher at the weekend has been named.
Gardaí say a terrorist attack similar to what happened in Stockholm in recent weeks could happen here, and frontline gardaí are not prepared for it.