A man has been remanded in custody accused of robbing a supermarket in Co Wexford at knifepoint. A man wearing a red balaclava over his face and carry(...)

John Gilligan pictured  leaving the Four Courts last December after a High Court action.  Photograph: Collins Courts

Convicted drug dealer John Gilligan remains in hospital today after being shot and injured in a gun attack in west Dublin yesterday evening. (...)

A man struggles with an umbrella during stormy weather this week in Ballymena, Co Antrim. Photograph: Paul Faith/PA Wire

Some 20,000 households across the country remain without power this evening. ESB Networks said power supply has been restored to over 2(...)

Kieran Fitzgerald, Carmel Foley and Simon O’Brien of the Garda Siochana Ombudsman Commission  arrive for a meeting with the Public Service Oversight Committee at Leinster House  earlier this week. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

The Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission (GSOC) said last night it is seeking legal advice on an internal inquiry into who leaked details of a s(...)

A man battles the wind in Dublin during Storm Darwin on Wednesday.   Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

The ESB said this evening that up to 25,000 customers are likely to remain without power tonight following storm Darwin.   Crews resto(...)

Fianna Fáil councillor Mary Fitzpatrick: to seek nomination to run in European elections in May.

Fianna Fáil councillor Mary Fitzpatrick said today she is to seek a nomination from the party to contest the 2014 European election in the Dublin con(...)

A 70-year-old woman has died in hospital after being struck by a car while out walking in Co Donegal. The woman was knocked down at about 6pm yesterd(...)

The PSNI is investigating an attack on three men in Co Derry. Photograph: PA

A gang of four masked men armed with baseball bats and sledgehammers assaulted three men at a house in Co Derry last night.The attackers broke into th(...)

Dr Richard Haass and Meghan O’Sullivan leave the Stormont hotel in Belfast, where all party talks failed to secure a deal. Photogaph: Paul Faith/PA Wire

Northern Ireland’s political leaders have published a draft agreement on outstanding peace process issues only hours after parties failed to reach con(...)

There are delays of up to 30 minutes on DART services this morning after a truck hit a bridge at Clontarf.

Irish Rail used Twitter this morning to warn a truck driver who hit a bridge in Dublin and failed to stop that they have his details.The company has (...)