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Tánaiste says Michael D'Arcy should have contacted Sipo prior to taking new job as CEO of funds lobby group
The former junior finance minister is to resign his seat in the Seanad to take up the role.
Over €1.1 million raised for St Vincent de Paul since last Friday's Late Late Show
Daniel and Majella O’Donnell gave their support for the charity on last week’s show.
'Social Distance Digital Relay' raises more than €70,000 for Pieta House
The event took place around Ireland and worldwide yesterday.
U2 are donating €10 million to fund PPE for healthcare workers in Ireland
The money will be spent securing personal protective equipment for healthcare workers.
'Overwhelming number' of applications to fund for Irish creators in need due to coronavirus
The fund was set up by the Civic Theatre in Tallaght, Dublin.
'We built a pub in our sitting room': Ireland's creators put their work online as shows are cancelled
Some are seeing fans donate money in an effort to help them recoup lost earnings.
Sipo's order that Amnesty should return €137,000 grant is quashed after High Court appeal
The donation was for Amnesty’s ‘My Body, My Rights’ campaign which sought a referendum on the Eighth Amendment.
Courts Service of Ireland reduces shares in Big Tobacco, but still holds €4.5m worth in stocks
Critics state the Courts Services continued investment in the tobacco industry flies in the face of the government’s Tobacco Free Ireland vision.
Elderly people can't leave hospital due to council taking up to 18 months to fit walk-in showers and ramps
The Housing Department has also confirmed that the waiting list for home ramps is up to 10 months.
Over €7 million paid out to cover cost of Storm Ophelia damage
Local authorities in Cork received €3 million to repair the damage done by the ex-hurricane Ophelia.
Marine Le Pen has been charged with misuse of European funds
Le Pen faces claims her party illegally claimed millions of euros from the European Parliament to pay for France-based staff.
Choctaw Chief to visit sculpture that commemorates his nation's generosity during Irish famine
Despite living in conditions of starvation and poverty themselves, the Choctaw people sent money to Ireland in 1847.
Dublin Lord Mayor calls for Home Sweet Home to donate remaining €129,000 to homeless charities
Brendan Carr said that the funds raised by the campaign should “be immediately put to use assisting people in housing need”.
Gardaí given extra €55 million to help fight threat of international terrorism
Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald says Ireland “is not immune” from the threat of terrorism.
Man to be sentenced after spending €8,000 that appeared in his account on food, drink and trips away
The judge said it was very dishonest and the bank was at a significant loss.
More than half of Irish houses are bought with cash - and big international funds are cleaning up
Although the amount of houses changing hands has dropped, the number of cash buyers is way up.
Remainder of Ireland's Fittest Family winner's cattle herd to be sold on Monday
He had described the mood after the news broke earlier this month as “like the day after a funeral”.
Angry parents take to Liveline after Irish Cancer Society cuts off hardship fund
The fund was set up to help patients and their families who found themselves in financial trouble because of a diagnosis.
Homeless charity hits back at politician saying it needs to 'step up to the plate'
Joanna Tuffy has criticised the Peter McVerry trust and and Focus Ireland for not doing enough to build housing.
Tag-rugby fundraiser raises over €16k for Berkeley survivor
Aoife Beary is in a rehabilitation centre in the US.
Last night's concert for the Berkeley survivors was packed out... Here's how it went
Even if you weren’t there, you can still donate.
'The day is coming that someone says the game is over for Greece'
The IMF has pulled its team out of talks with the cash-strapped nation.
Cork GAA release statement over reports that Government has withheld stadium funds
The redevelopment is scheduled to be completed in 2017.
Thousands raised for arrested Sierra Leone athlete living rough in London
Jimmy Thoronka vanished after competing in the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow last summer.
Thousands raised to help mugged pensioner get back on his feet
Alan Barnes was attacked and broke his collar bone. Katie Cutler set up an online fund to help.
Irish Film Board wants more government money for the movie business
Chairman of the IFB Bill O’Herlihy says more can be done to improve the film industry.
An Post warned by Data Protection Commissioner over customers' bank account details
A bank statement containing financial information was previously requested when signing up for a TV license direct debt.
Six homeless people just got the keys to their new houses
It’s all thanks to ALONE.
The Vatican has found hundreds of millions of euro "tucked away"
As you do, like.
National museums closure threat recedes as minister provides €2m in extra funding
Heather Humphreys acknowledges the institutions are facing “funding challenges”.
Some abuse survivors say Caranua redress scheme isn't working, but it's paid out €5m so far
€110 million was committed by the religious congregations who ran the institutions, Caranua currently has €80 million of the fund.
Three new Garda headquarters on the way for Galway, Wexford and Dublin
The Minister for Justice said the €42 million investment shows she is serious about improving the policing system.
€10m budget boost to end 'scourge of homelessness'
But rent supplement levels have not been touched.
Ice Bucket Challenge raises over €1.4m in donations
… And there’s a lovely thank you video to all those who donated.
Ireland pledges €120,000 to help contain Ebola outbreak
WARNING: This article contains an image of a graphic nature.
ESB: It doesn't make financial sense to sell these two peat plants
The West Offaly Power Station and Lough Ree Power Station will be retained by the ESB.
Here's how that bank account you opened and forgot about could go to a good cause
The Dormant Account Fund will distribute money to projects that support children, disadvantage youth and older people.
Investment company creates 50 new jobs in Dublin
The new roles are in in fund governance and risk management.
Scientists get €47m for research in cancer detection, epilepsy and sustainable food
The €47 million in funding will support 200 researcher positions and 36 research projects.
Funding of €15m to provide school book rental schemes for 400 schools
The Minister for Education said the new funding will benefit all primary schools who currently operate a school book rental scheme.