Gardaí are to prepare a file for the DPP after releasing without charge a man arrested for questioning about the rape of a girl (17) in a Co Cork town(...)

File image of a Cystic Fibrosis sufferer receiving treatment. Pub owners or bar staff are being nominated to sing a song for customers as part of Cystic Fibrosis Ireland’s  Raise the Bar for CF campaign. File photograph: Getty Images

Publicans and bar staff all over Ireland are being urged to take up a singing challenge to raise funds to help those suffering with cystic fibrosis. F(...)

A German tourist has been killed in a road traffic crash involving a car and a motorbike in west Cork

A 22-year-old German tourist has been killed in a road traffic crash involving a car and a motorbike in west Cork. He was one of two tourists travelli(...)

Temple Street Children’s University Hospital: the little boy underwent emergency treatment at CUH but was later transferred to Temple Street Children’s University Hospital in Dublin, where he was treated in the intensive care unit. Photograph:  David Sleator

A three-year-old boy from Co Tipperary has died in hospital after getting into difficulties in a hotel swimming pool in Co Cork. Ronan Kennedy, from T(...)

Subcontractor Paulus Zalimas told the court he saw Brian Gould put his hands into boxes and break the meters by removing the automated meter readers attached to each meter

An anti-water charges campaigner has been fined €2,000 and ordered to pay €800 compensation after he was convicted of 10 counts of criminal damages to(...)

Gardaí and the HSA have begun separate investigations after the death of a man at a dairy in Co Cork.

Gardaí and the Health and Safety Authority have begun separate investigations after a young man died at a dairy in west Cork. The man, named locally (...)

Irish EU Commissioner Phil Hogan said the Greek prime minister had taken “a gamble” on the referendum in the hopes that it would enhance his negotiating position. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Irish EU Commissioner Phil Hogan has expressed hope that Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras will be able to persuade the Greek Parliament to accept t(...)

West Cork drowning tragedy victim Barry Davis Ryan

West Cork drowning tragedy victim Barry Davis Ryan proved the depth of his love for his girlfriend Niamh O’Connor by heroically trying to rescue her(...)

Boy (3) was brought by air ambulance to Cork University Hospital from the hotel.

A three-year-old boy has died following an incident in a swimming pool at a hotel yesterday while on holiday with his family in East Cork. The little(...)

Barry Davis Ryan (20) was swept out to sea off the west Cork coast after attempting to save his girlfriend Niamh O’Connor. Photograph: Provision

West Cork drowning victim Barry Davis-Ryan proved the depth of his love for his girlfriend, Niamh O’Connor, by heroically trying to rescue her when sh(...)