Ireland has the fourth highest rate of drug deaths in Europe according to a recent EU report.
Third level institutions have been warned they could lose access to research funding if they fail to promote more women to senior positions in colleges.
Most advertising for substandard accommodation is found on social media groups, according to an RTÉ Investigates programme, which aired on November 2nd.
Protests against the Church of Scientology opening up a new centre in Firhouse, South Dublin took place last Saturday afternoon.
Nearly 20 percent of HIV positive people living in Ireland have felt suicidal in the last year, five times the national average of four per cent.
Trócaire has created an animated video which tells the migration stories of an Irish girl and a Syrian boy.
Ireland plans to resettle an additional 330 refugees in 2018, Minister for Justice and Equality Charlie Flanagan announced on Friday.
Bill Clinton warned that Brexit is due to people re-assessing “whether what we have in common is more important than our differences”.
Representatives from The Union of Students in Ireland met outside Leinster House last Monday to announce a national demonstration will be held in Dublin on October 4th.