Gardaí have warned that vulnerable people are being targeted in the lead up to Christmas by fraudulent websites offering fast, unsecured loans.
NPHET is meeting today to discuss the risks of the new Omicron variant and decide on recommendations to present to government.
Gardaí investigating an incident in July in which shots were fired at a garda car in Tallaght have made an arrest.
Ireland's first case of the Omicron variant has been detected.
Two men have been arrested following a garda operation that led to the seizure of over €1.3 million worth of cannabis and cocaine in Dublin.
Anti-mask groups have used Telegram and Facebook to spam the National Parents Council with complaints against the need for schoolkids to wear masks.
Minister for Sport Catherine Martin has condemned the "disturbing" actions of a group of fans ahead of Sunday's FAI cup final.
The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO) is calling for a review of hospital security amid revelations that nursing staff have been subjected to over 33,000 assaults in the past seven years.
Free antigen tests have been made available for Ireland's school children from today.
South Africa's president Cyril Ramaphosa has asked countries to "immediately and urgently" remove the ban on travel from his country.
The Health Service Executive has issued an apology following queues of up to five hours at the Citywest vaccination centre on Saturday.
The National Public Health Emergency Team has been holding meetings over the weekend to discuss how best to deal with the Omicron variant of COVID.
A major search operation by the Criminal Assets Bureau led to the seizure of cash, a vehicle and numerous designer items.
The World Health Organisation has assigned the B.1.1.529 variant of COVID the name "Omicron" and designated it a "variant of concern."
Health Service Executive CEO Paul Reid has announced that booster jabs for the over-50s will be available from mid-December.
Retail chain Penneys is set to create 700 new jobs as it invests €250 million in a major redevelopment.
The European Union is planning to ban flights from Southern Africa, where a new COVID variant has emerged.
A grandmother from Ontario, Canada, was shocked to discover a toy she had bought for her 15-month-old granddaughter started swearing and singing about doing drugs.