James Connors (29), of Rosemount, Drinagh, Co Wexford  convicted of murdering his ex-girlfriend’s partner and sentenced to life. Photograph : Collins Courts

A Wexford man who murdered his ex-girlfriend’s partner when he should have been in jail serving a sentence for assault was sentenced to life imprisonm(...)

Worries over the lack of fodder for animals are taking their toll on some farmers with reports of a number of suicides linked to the crisis in recent weeks

Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney has announced a €1 million scheme to fund the transport costs of importing fodder as concerns grew about(...)