Aisling Moloney

Aisling Moloney

Cash for Hope: Ireland's medical crowdfunding phenomenon

Cash for Hope: Ireland's medical crowdfunding phenomenon

Irish people have given over €15 million to GoFundMe campaigns raising money for potentially life-saving treatments that are too alternative, experimental or new to qualify for funding from the HSE. We hear the stories from patients and families - and explore whether some of these therapies are worth the money.

Ten campus sex assault cases reported last year

Ten campus sex assault cases reported last year

There were 35 incidents of sexual assault and harassment reported to higher education institutions (HEIs) across Ireland over the past five years

Back for Business celebrates second batch of returning entrepreneurs

Back for Business celebrates second batch of returning entrepreneurs

The Back for Business programme, set up by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, celebrate...

Salesforce holds its first basecamp event at Dublin’s Convention Centre

Salesforce holds its first basecamp event at Dublin’s Convention Centre

Although the Dublin office has been here for nearly 20 years and was one of the first international locations for the tech company, it was the firm’s first conference event in the capital

Gadget Watch: Slick looks, but you get what you pay for

Gadget Watch: Slick looks, but you get what you pay for

Nokia's latest smartphone is governed by Google’s operating system, with a button on the side to summon Google Assistant

Penalties on quarterly and half-yearly renewals of motor tax worth €48m

Penalties on quarterly and half-yearly renewals of motor tax worth €48m

50 per cent of all payments of motor tax in the country were paid on a quarterly basis in 2018

Gadget Watch : Sunshine sensor warns of red zone

Gadget Watch : Sunshine sensor warns of red zone

La Roche Posay has recently added to its suite of skincare products with an innovative twist: the...

Doctors warn medicinal cannabis access may lead to legalisation

Doctors warn medicinal cannabis access may lead to legalisation

Group calls for clearer guidance from Medical Council on monitoring after launch of pilot programme

Large increase in sex offences not just due to more reporting, say rape crisis centres

Large increase in sex offences not just due to more reporting, say rape crisis centres

Over the past four years, there has been a 55 per cent increase in the number of reported sexual offences – from 2,086 in the first quarter of 2015 to 3,231 in the first quarter of this year

Surgeon offers to improve HSE’s transgender service

Surgeon offers to improve HSE’s transgender service

Dr Sidhbh Gallagher, who has been living and working in Indiana for the past 12 years, last month attended a new steering committee with the HSE to improve services for people with gender identity issues

What’s next for construction in Ireland?

What’s next for construction in Ireland?

At the Construction Industry Federation’s DigiCon 2019, the emphasis was firmly on the sector’s future, writes Aisling Moloney

The Orkambi Buyers Club and the price of hope

The Orkambi Buyers Club and the price of hope

Diarmaid McDonald is challenging the pharma establishment by delivering life-saving drugs to cystic fibrosis sufferers in the North and in Britain