Mary Lockhart, Jacinta Deane and Jo Cooney at Greystones Golf Clubwatch their clubmate amateur Paul Dunne competing in the British Open Golf Championship at St Andrews in Scotland. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

The meaning of the words “electric atmosphere” were aptly demonstrated this afternoon as a roar of pure joy ripped through the normally sedate surroun(...)

Gardaí are investigating an incident in which three men were stabbed in a house on the South Circular Road in Dublin, on Sunday night. They are being treated at St James’s Hospital. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times.

Gardaí are investigating an incident in which three men were stabbed in a house on the South Circular Road in Dublin, on Sunday night All three victim(...)

Glenalbyn swimming pool in Stillorgan, Dublin, operated for 47 years before structural defects forced its closure in December 2013. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Large numbers of schoolchildren in Stillorgan, Co Dublin, have been let down by the closure of Glenalbyn swimming pool and no longer swim, local TD S(...)

The search for remains of the Disappeared on a farm in Co Meath. Photograph: Barry Cronin/The Irish Times

The formal identification of human remains unearthed in a field in Co Meath last Thursday is likely to be a number of weeks away, according to the Ind(...)

Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown council officials produced a report questioning the economic merit of reopening a pool at the Glenalbyn location, causing anger among locals. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

A public meeting to protest at the ongoing closure of Glenalbyn swimming pool in south County Dublin is to be held in Stillorgan, on Monday night. Dú(...)

Members of the Wright and McKee famies and  members of the Independent Commission for the Location of Victims Remains at  Coghalstown, Co Meath.  Photograph: Alan Betson

Almost 43 years after Séamus Wright and Kevin McKee were abducted by the IRA, two hearses crossed a field at Coghalstown, Co Meath, on Friday to co(...)

Local priest Father John O’Brien with members of Séamus Wright’s family at the site in Coghalstown, Co Meath. Photograph: PA

Two bodies unearthed in a field in Co Meath in a search in Co Meath are now believed to be the those of Séamus Wright and Kevin McKee who were abducte(...)

 Pte Hugh Doherty, of Letterkenny, Co Donegal, who was killed in Lebanon. Photograph: Declan Doherty

Minister for Defence Simon Coveney has received a report on the death of one soldier and the disappearance of another in Lebanon in 1981. The repo(...)

The Charlemont Street flats in Dublin were  demolished last year. Photograph: Eric Luke

Dublin city councillors will be briefed on a deal to provide social housing and a community centre at Charlemont Street in Dublin, on Monday. The dea(...)

Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe has called for automated traffic light cameras to be used to police the bus gate in College Green and other bus(...)