Aine Curran celebrates what proved to be her winning goal against Hermes in the Irish Senior Cup Final at the National  Hockey Stadium, Belfield, Dublin.  Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Ulster Elks 1 Hermes 0 Aine Curran’s delightful 30th-minute goal propelled the Ulster Elks to a maiden women’s Irish Senior Cup title at Belfield yes(...)

Last September, Tesco revealed it had overstated first-half profit by £250 million. Photograph: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

A US law firm is asking Tesco shareholders to join a group that wants to bring a lawsuit and seek billions of pounds in compensation for losses relati(...)

A US air force MQ-1 Predator drone. The strike, carried out last Thursday as Garar traveled near Diinsoor, Somalia, “dealt another significant blow” to al-Shabab and killed Garar, who is believed to have planned the 2013 attack on the Westgate mall in Kenya, the defence department said.  Photograph: Reuters/US air force

A US drone strike has killed an al Shabab leader linked to the 2013 Kenyan shopping centre massacre in which 67 people were killed.The Pentagon has co(...)

A 33-year-old man has been remanded on bail after he was charged over a €37,000 St Patrick’s Day drugs seizure on. Photograph: Getty Images/Comstock Images

A 33-year-old man has been remanded on bail after he was charged in connection with a €37,000 drugs seizure by gardaí on the main Cork-Dublin motorway(...)

An armed US marshall stands outside federal court in Brooklyn before the court appearance of Tairod Nathan Webster Pugh. Photograph: Shannon Stapleton/Reuters

A US air force veteran has appeared in court accused of trying to support the Islamic State.Tairod Nathan Webster Pugh (47) from New Jersey pleaded (...)

A Co Dublin couple have consented to their four-bedroom, semi-detached home being given back to their bank, a court was told Monday.

A Co Dublin couple have consented to their four-bedroom, semi-detached home being given back to their bank, a court was told Monday.Tony Reynolds, sol(...)

A Cork auctioneer has failed in his legal challenge to a rates bill of over €100,000 in respect a series of properties which he owned but which he was unable to rent due to a collapse in the letting market.

A Cork auctioneer has failed in his legal challenge to a rates bill of over €100,000 in respect a series of properties which he owned but which he was(...)

David O’Loughlin, with an address of Garden City Apartments, North Main Street, Cork, pleaded not guilty to  murder when he was arraigned at the Central Criminal Court sitting in Cork. File photograph:  Michaela Rehle/Reuters

A jury has been sworn in for the trial of a 27-year-old man charged with the murder of a man whose body was found in a refuse chute in an apartment co(...)

Minister of State Kathleen Lynch who has received an apology and undisclosed damages from 96FM. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/THE IRISH TIMES

A Cork radio station has apologised and paid undisclosed damages to Labour TD and Minister of State Kathleen Lynch over comments made about her on a d(...)

‘This Bill fails to provide for a central registry of who is responsible for the care and welfare of children of unmarried parents.’ Photograph: Getty Images

The Children and Family Relationships Bill is being examined at committee stage tomorrow. It is the most important piece of legislation affecting pare(...)