The University of Limerick has come under fire for a series of exorbitant severance payments and the mishandling of several staff disputes.
The government approval brings Ireland one step closer to having a legal foundation for the ambitious technological universities project.
Bhí an bua ag James Kirwan agus Colm O’Néill sa comórtas díospóireachta Gael Linn triú leibhéal Dé Sathairn.
A group of students is gathering signatures to trigger a constitutional referendum.
In 2016, 286 students entered the College through the Trinity Access Programme.
Marie O'Connor will chair the taskforce, which also names the President of Maynooth University as a member.
Medicine students were out in full force today, fundraising for various charities, organisations and teaching hospitals.
The cafe has closed and it remains unclear if it will re-open.
Residents were left without water for at least 30 minutes.
An Bord Pleanála have requested a further stage of public consultation before making a decision on the new development.