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Re-opening Ireland: 'We have one shot at this and we have to make sure we hit the target'
'Addiction doesn't stop during a pandemic, it gets worse': Methadone waiting lists virtually eliminated amid overdose fears
Five more areas become Rent Pressure Zones as national average monthly rent stays over €1,200
Mast destruction: How community opposition paved the way for the 5G coronavirus hoax
'It should not be seen as the government having sold out': Ross's message to officials before FAI bailout
Shuttered shops and scaled-back soup runs: Covid-19 leaves Ireland's rough sleepers in the cold
'Times are strange and we're being thrown right in': Student nurses joining the frontlines in Covid-19 crisis
'Let's raise a glass to all the mammies of Ireland': Keeping your distance while celebrating Mother's Day
Fundraiser set up by Irish researchers developing emergency ventilators for Covid-19 patients
'State should be concerned': National Lottery lobbied for change in law to prevent bookies taking lotto bets
St Patrick's Day parades may be cancelled over Covid-19, but they're 'going virtual' for the occasion
'Take the time to talk it through. Explain what it all means': The helpline demystifying Covid-19 for older people
Coronavirus: Schools 'actively working on contingency plans' in case of nationwide closures
Flight refunds and travel insurance - what are you entitled to if you had booked a trip to Italy?
Coronavirus: What is contact tracing and who is considered a 'close contact'?
Tesco 'apologises unreservedly' after customer in self-isolation has details leaked on WhatsApp
Chinese man's deportation stopped after State 'misleads' High Court about his registered address
Copper Face Jacks, Tayto and Bohemians FC sent warning letters by Dublin City Council over murals
Should you enter a public park after dark? Dublin City Council says it's 'common sense' not to
Dáil pigeons, Four Courts rats and museum mice among dozens of pest callouts to OPW sites
The nation has decided. Here's when we'll know the results
Hitting the road in the unpredictable urban/rural battleground of Cork North-Central
Q+A: Here's where Ireland's political parties stand on housing and homelessness ahead of the election
Staff in Irish hospitals assaulted over 1,000 times last year - but union warns it's 'tip of iceberg'
Q+A: Here's where Ireland's political parties stand on insurance ahead of GE2020
'Normally you’d be celebrating - but not this time': Ireland's newest MEPs to take their seats thanks to Brexit
Fine Gael, Fianna Fáil and Sinn Féin have spent over €50k on Facebook adverts so far this campaign
'It was most unlikely the girl’s injuries happened the way her parents alleged': How gardaí handled Ireland's first FGM trial
How different are Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil really, based on their manifestos?
Here's how much the main political parties are spending on Facebook ads
Here's how many times motorists got caught speeding last year - and how many got disqualified
Here's where the dirtiest takeaways and restaurants were in Ireland last year
'It's heartbreaking': Concern for students amid fears UK will pull out of Erasmus programme post-Brexit
'Losing our measles-free status is a real threat': No drop off in measles rate after cases tripled in 2018
Oireachtas spent over €207,000 on overseas travel in last 10 months
Motorist who got someone else to sit theory exam was caught after RSA staff recognised impersonator
'GHB is a killer, I know of eight men who died after taking it'
Nursing home complaints: Allegations of abusive staff and unexplained injuries
Dept said PSC staff would be ‘phased out’ this year. There’s still 80 employed
Irish drivers had over 500,000 penalty points on their licences this year - here's a county-by-county breakdown