Neale Richmond, European Affairs spokesperson for a coalition party, Fine Gael, described the move as an "outrage".
The 15-year-old's parents insist their daughter could not have been alone because of her mental and physical disabilities. They maintain she was kidnapped from the cottage.
Ireland's data regulator fines Twitter €450,000 in first sanction against US firm under GDPR
Many times banks ask for a passport before allowing someone to open an account, but often asylum seekers won’t have a passport, and if they do have one then the government will likely take it while they are looking at their claim for asylum.
Irish Justice Minister Helen McEntee said she is "determined to act" and introduce new legislation against 'revenge porn' after thousands of intimate images of women were released online without their consent.
The zoo, deprived of customers amid the coronavirus lockdown, says it needs €500,000 a month to stay afloat.
The trailer for the new movie Wild Mountain Thyme has come in for criticism for ropey accents and too many cliches.
Doonbeg in County Clare is firmly in the Donald Trump camp, while Ballina, County Mayo, is for Joe Biden
Galway was a European Captial of Culture this year but COVID-19 restrictions meant its visitor numbers were lower than hoped for.