The Tánaiste and former justice minister has said she "no hand, act or part in the formulation of a strategy" to attack the credibility and motives of Sergeant Maurice McCabe at the O'Higgins Commission.
The High Court has approved a €15m settlement for a four-year-old boy who was catastrophically injured during his birth at the Coombe Hospital in Dublin.
Zimbabwe's parliament has begun an impeachment process against President Robert Mugabe, with his domination of a country he has ruled since independence nearly four decades ago set to come to an ignominious end.
DUP leader Arlene Foster has said that recent comments by Sinn Féin amounted to the "glorification of terrorism" and made the restoration of power-sharing more difficult.
Cars, jewellery and €100,000 in cash have been seized during a garda operation investigating a criminal gang in Co Kerry.
One of the patients affected by the HSE's failure to properly implement the consultants' contract across acute public hospitals had to sell her life's jewellery to pay for a cataract operation.
RTÉ Investigates has found a failure by the HSE and hospital managements to properly implement the 2008 Hospital Consultants' Contract across acute public hospitals.
A follow-up inspection by HIQA into the standard of foster care services in the Cork area has found that there remains serious concerns about the risks to children placed in its care.
Gardaí in Co Offaly, who have been investigating the death of a 56-year-old man in Edenderry on Sunday night, have now released a 17-year-old male who was helping them with their inquiries.
The Labour Party has published legislation to tackle bogus self-employment, which is believed to be costing the Exchequer over €80 million year.
The Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland is conducting an inquiry into the professional conduct of a pharmacist who it is alleged submitted invalid claims to the Primary Care Reimbursement Scheme in 2013.
A watchdog group set up to prevent price gouging in the waste industry has found little change in prices since the ban on flat rate collection charges.
A HSE manager, who has drawn up a plan for the closure of the emergency department at the Midlands Regional Hospital in Portlaoise, has said she expects progress on the proposal "imminently."
A settlement has been reached in the United States in connection with the collapse of an apartment balcony in Berkeley, California that killed six students and injured seven others in 2015.
President Higgins has suggested the State might consider whether it should establish an enterprise agency which would act with the same urgency and enthusiasm of Enterprise Ireland to address the dysfunctional housing market.
Russian President Vladimir Putin hosted Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad to talk about the need to move from military operations to the search for a political solution to Syria's conflict, the Kremlin said.
New analysis shows local authorities are using just a fraction of the land they own to build social housing.
The White House has asked the US Supreme Court to allow President Donald Trump's latest travel ban to take full effect.
The Rohingya people in Myanmar are trapped in a vicious system of state-sponsored, institutionalised discrimination that amounts to apartheid, according to Amnesty International.
Lebanon's former prime minister Saad al-Hariri is to hold talks with Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.