Jockey Paddy Woods (left), who rode Arkle to victory at Gowran Park in 1962, and John Lumley, the horse’s stable lad, in front of the bronze statue of Arkle in Ashbourne, Co Meath at the weekend. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

No matter which horse wins The Boylesports Irish Grand National at Fairyhouse this afternoon, the spirit of Arkle, the greatest steeplechaser o(...)

Ms Justice Mary Laffoy: said evidence had clearly established the bank was unable to serve the proceedings personally on Mr Meagher due to his being at an unknown location in Sri Lanka during the first half of 2013. Photograph: Joe St Leger.

Commercial landlord John Meagher has lost a court bid to have set aside a judgment for some €7 million obtain(...)

MCD denied liability and alleged Ms McCormack took a “prohibited shortcut”.

A woman who injured her arm when it became impaled on a spike as she climbed over a high locked gate to leave the Slane Castle grounds after an(...)

Inside the GPO, Easter Week 1916. Photograph: Defence Forces Military Archives.

The myriad of personal stories contained in the Military Service Pensions Collection will open a new window on the 1916 to 1923 period in Irish histor(...)

Former  garda Daniel Tarrant at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court yesterday for his sentence hearing which was adjourned for disclosing personal data. Photograph: Collins/Courts.

A sacked garda was before a court yesterday for passing on confidential information to third parties. Daniel Tarrant (51) personally and indirectly ac(...)

Bank said 190 Upper Rathmines Road, Dublin 6 was originally bought as investment property.

A mother of four whose only income is social welfare has been given six months to leave the €700,000 period house Bank of Ireland Mortgage Bank says s(...)

Danske Bank is pursuing commercial landlord John Meagher over a €7 million judgment.

Commercial landlord John Meagher faces arrest for contempt of court over his failure to provide a statement of his assets to a bank pursuing him over (...)

People celebrate as white smoke rises from the chimney on the roof of the Sistine Chapel. Photograph:  Franco Origlia/Getty Images

They had to be the luckiest Argentinian family in the whole wide world. Well, certainly in St Peter’s Square. They were easily spotted, if murd(...)