A brain-damaged homeless man is in prison when he should not be, and cannot be discharged because he would be at risk, in what the High Court President has called a staggering and truly awful situation.
'Who do you think will win the election?' It was the most common question Richard Downes was asked on his road trip from the North-east of England to London as he attempted to catch the mood of this odd UK winter ballot.
Revenue has deferred a decision on the implementation of any planned changes to the flat rate expenses system for a year, pending the outcome of a review by the Tax Strategy Group in the Department of Finance.
The Chairman of the board of the National Children's Hospital has told a Dáil committee that construction of the hospital has been delayed by a few months and the current cost of the entire project of €1.73bn may run over again.