Migrants  arrive on Kagia beach near the village of Sykamia on the Greek island of Lesbos after crossing the Aegean sea from Turkey. Photogrpah: Iakovos Hatzistavrouiakovos/AFP/Getty Images

The EU’s response to the migration crisis is “shameful” and Ireland should put pressure on Europe and other global powers to take appropriate steps to(...)

An inquest has heard that due to the state of the woman’s brain when a postmortem was carried out, it was not of assistance. Photograph: Michaela Rehle/Reuters

A consultant neurologist has told an inquest at Mullingar courthouse that the woman at the centre of the case died as a result of a “huge” cyst in he(...)

A three-judge High Court ruled last December the woman could be taken off life support because there was no genuine prospect of her baby being born alive.

An inquest jury has returned an open verdict on the death of a young pregnant woman at the centre of High Court proceedings over whether, given the an(...)

Dublin captain Stephen Cluxton and manager Jim Gavin with the Sam Maguire trophy on O’Connell Street. Photograph: Inpho/Ryan Byrne 2:03

“Dublin. The city that fought an empire” was the message on a fan’s T-shirt at the homecoming for the victorious Dublin senior footballers. The GAA(...)

Abbey director Fiach Mac Conghail was appointed to the Seanad in 2011 by Taoiseach Enda Kenny. Photograph: Alan Betson

Ireland’s arts community is not as politically active as it should be, according to Independent Senator and Director of the Abbey Theatre, Fiach Mac (...)

Gerry Walshe, Lisdeen, Co Clare. Photograph: Collins/Courts

The Supreme Court has refused to permit two men to bring further appeals against the rejection of their separate legal challenges to the Yes result (...)

Google’s builing on Barrow St, Dublin. It is understood that one of the projects undertaken by the flooring contractor  was for Google.  Photograph: Paul McErlane/Bloomberg

One of the largest industrial flooring contractor companies in the State, and a former director, are facing trial on charges of alleged price-fixing a(...)

Gama workers protest in Dublin in 2005. File Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

The Court of Appeal has upheld decisions clearing the way for 491 Turkish construction workers to bring actions in Ireland, rather than Turkey, agains(...)

The Portisham at Balbriggan Harbour. Photograph: Geolocation.ws

The Supreme Court has deferred a final decision on an appeal by a man living on a former minesweeper vessel in a Dublin harbour against a ruling it ca(...)

Judge John Cooke erred in law in hearing the applications due to reasonable apprehension of objective bias Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons / The Irish Times

The Supreme Court has overturned rulings made by a High Court judge in proceedings by Goode Concrete against cement giant CRH on grounds of alleged ob(...)