2,500 reports of elder abuse to HSE in 2013

2,500 reports of elder abuse to HSE in 2013

The HSE says it received almost 2 thousand 500 reports of alleged elder abuse last year – a marginal decline on 2012.  Psychological abuse was... more

Almost €32 million worth of drugs seized in 2013

Almost €32 million worth of drugs seized in 2013

Almost €32million worth of drugs were taken off the streets through a variety of dedicated Garda operations last year.  The seizures were carried... more

Judge takes 3 days to decide next move in Ashya King case

Judge takes 3 days to decide next move in Ashya ...

It’s understood the parents of 5 year old Ashya King have told an extradition hearing in Madrid that they don’t want to be sent back to... more

IRA leader Michael McKevitt makes a fresh bid for early release

IRA leader Michael McKevitt makes a fresh bid for ...

The High Court is to deliver judgement on convicted IRA leader Michael McKevitt's bid for early release from prison.... more

Cavan school playing it’s part in tackling obesity

Cavan school playing it’s part in tackling ...

The Food and Drink Industry doesn’t think a 20 percent sugar tax would work, saying it could drive shoppers across the border.  The Royal... more