Homeowners in Co Clare are being advised that water provided by the Kildysart Public Water Supply is not suitable for drinking until further notice.
Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald today announced that the recruitment process for a new Garda Commissioner has begun.
The group representing women who underwent symphisiotomies during childbirth are seeking a meeting with the Minister for Health, Leo Varadkar.
Three men have been jailed for a total of 12 years for their parts in a brawl that led to two American tourists being beaten with glass bottles.
Filmmakers shooting the latest Star Wars blockbuster have clashed with conservationists over their occupation of Skellig Michael.
A fifth man has been arrested after a burglary at a house in Dunlanvin in Co Wicklow yesterday.
The head of the Commission for Energy Regulation says he will take action if electricity suppliers don't pass on savings to consumers.
Shoppers around Stephen's Green in Dublin had a lucky escape at lunchtime this afternoon.
A south Dublin GAA coach has been jailed for seven years for his part in a major drugs operation.
The Government has been accused of being “out of touch” with the financial strain being experienced by households with schoolchildren.
A man charged with IRA membership and the possession of a handgun has protested the use of video link to facilitate his appearance in court.
Health Minister Leo Varadkar has said that there is no point lobbying politicians for medical cards.
Opposition TDs have criticised the news that the former Secretary General at the Department of Justice will keep his salary - despite stepping down from the role.
A tense standoff between feuding Traveller families in Dublin has passed off without any further violence.
A total of 47 people died during workplace accidents in Ireland last year.
Two women have been threatened at knifepoint during an aggravated burglary at their home in Cork.
42 years after he was jailed for killing civil servant Una Lynskey the Court of Criminal Appeal has found Martin Conmey's manslaughter conviction was a miscarriage of justice.
A former Dublin based solicitor has been ordered to complete 220 hours of community service for defrauding two of his former clients.
Irish women are more likely to be college-educated than men, but work fewer hours.
Almost 20,000 cigarettes, as well as tobacco and alcohol, have been seized at Dublin Port.
A 50-year-old man has been killed in a collision on the M1 motorway in Dublin.
Gardaí remain at the scene of a large- scale fight in the Finglas area of Dublin last night.
Anti-water charges campaign groups across Ireland are encouraging the public to remove their water meters and use a €2 plastic plug to keep their water flowing.
Motorists will be able to get their car tested any time before their normal NCT date under new measures to be announced today.
Former junior minister Ivor Callely has been jailed for five months for fraudulently claiming mobile expenses at Leinster House while he was a senator.
Two Irishmen have died on Mont Blanc, it has emerged today.
A 15-year-old Dublin boy is stand trial accused of inflicting a "life threatening" slash wound to a barman's face during a knife attack in Temple Bar.
The Irish climbing community has reacted with shock and devastation to the deaths of two Irish climbers on Mont Blanc.