Members and supporters of the irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO) march in Dublin on Saturday
The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation is due to hold three consecutive days of strike action from Tuesday to Thursday. It has already held three 24-hour strikes in its row over pay and recruitment and retention of nurses.
The talks broke up at 3.30am and by that stage the unions, health management, and the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform had briefed the court on their positions for three days.
Sinn Féin Deputy Mary Lou McDonald and Minister for Health Simon Harris
Sinn Féin Party leader Mary Lou McDonald confirmed this morning that the party will publish a no confidence motion in Harris, after the party strongly hinted that it would do so over the weekend.
Yesterday: Meanwhile, In Wicklow
Saturday: Marching With Nurses And Midwives