A car involved in the incident being removed from the water at Arklow harbour in March 2013. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

A Polish woman has appeared in court charged with the murder of Hungarian man Csaba Orsas (31) , in Arklow, Co Wicklow last year. Marta Herda (27), wi(...)

Pharmacy company Servier (Ireland) Ltd attributed its sales growth to increased production  and more  shipments to Bulgaria and Romania. Photograph:  PA Wire

French pharmaceutical business Servier doubled the dividend it took from its Irish business last year to €40 million.The payout came as Servier (Irela(...)

 Emer Costello: focusing on northside and south inner-city pockets. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Labour has launched a last-ditch effort to hold its European Parliament seat in Dublin by focusing its efforts on the north side of the city and attac(...)

A section of the roof which was blown off the Colaiste Cois Life School on Castle Road, Lucan, Dublin yesterday. Photograph: Arthur Carron/Collins

About 800 homes are expected to remain without power overnight as ESB emergency repair crews work to restore power services in the west of the country(...)

 The funeral of Marie Fleming at the Church of the Holy Trinity, Castlemacadam , Co Wicklow, today.  Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

The funeral has taken place in Co Wicklow of the right-to-die campaigner Marie Fleming. She was buried in the cemetery near Holy Trinity Church, in Ca(...)

Dirk Wellen, CEO of Gaines (Europe) Ltd: “The pet-treats segment is the fastest growing sector in the whole pet-food business.” photograph: leon farrell/photocall ireland

To each dog his pleasure, be that a roll in the mud or a run in the park. And for the growing number of dogs whose pleasure happens to be a low-fat, m(...)

“For me she will always be the mum who walked me down the aisle and gave me away. I was only 24, and she was 41, my age now”: Corrina Moore on her wedding day with her mother,  Marie Fleming
My mum’s right to die

The verdict this week in Mum’s challenge to the ban on assisted suicide was always going to be really difficult for us, whichever way it went. (...)

Marie Fleming with her partner Tom Curran (left), daughter Corrinna Moore and family friend Brendan Gainey at the High Court after losing her case challenging the absolute ban on assisted suicide earlier this year. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish  Times

Terminally ill multiple sclerosis sufferer Marie Fleming has lost her landmark court challenge to the blanket ban on assisted suicide. The righ(...)

 Members of Gorey Community School with their Project Smile, promoting positive mental health and making people happier at the Young Social Innovators event in Dublin. Photograph: Alan Betson/Irish Times

Male anorexia, teenage suicide and the lack of disability-friendly playgrounds were just some of the issues raised at a Young Social Innovator(...)