A Garda patrol car intercepted the raiders after armed robbery at a filling station.

Two armed men who robbed a filling station in Blessington, Co Wicklow last night have been arrested. They entered the filling station shortly after 10(...)

The Ashford, Co Wicklow farm, which comes with two cottages and permission for four further houses,  is expected to attract the interest of a range of property developers

A 44-acre farm with two cottages and planning permission to develop four further houses at Ashford, Co Wicklow, is expected to attract the inte(...)

Revellers at Electric Picnic 2013 in Stradbally, Co Laois. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons / THE IRISH TIMES

If you awoke Celine Dion violently in the middle of the night while wearing a balaclava, making threatening demands that she leave the country with yo(...)

Flights of fancy: winged ants. Illustration: Michael Viney

In all that heat last month, and near enough to the silly season, these islands conjured not a single insect “plague”. No kamikaze squadrons of water (...)

When did you start running and why?About two-and-a-half years ago at the age of 25. Growing up I experienced mild rheumatoid arthritis and fibromyalgi(...)