The recount for the Listowel municipal district was ordered after a legal challenge by Independent candidate Dan Kiely, who missed out on a council seat by two votes. The recount got underway at the John Mitchels GAA Club in Tralee on Wednesday. File photograph: Collins.

The recounting of votes from the 2014 local elections in the Listowel district in Co Kerry has been suspended to allow candidates to seek the adjudica(...)

Fianna Fáil’s Charlie McConalogue (above) has 17 per cent support in the opinion poll in Donegal. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Fianna Fáil look poised to land a shock result in the general election by taking two seats out of five in the new constituency of Donegal, according t(...)

Waves crash against the harbour wall in Lyme Regis, Dorset in England. Photograph: Steve Parsons/PA

More than 100 passengers on a ferry sailing between France and Ireland were forced to take shelter off the UK coast on Monday after heavy seas and st(...)

Boxer Katie Taylor: Olympic champion is due to address the I Wish conference in Cork, which aims to encourage more women to consider careers in science, technology, engineering and maths. Photograph:  Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Dublin City University will host its second annual business matchmaker next week, but this Wednesday is the last day to register. More than 150 peopl(...)

Kerry’s Barry John Keane battles with Sean McDermott of Roscommon during their Allianz League Division One clash in Killarney. Photo: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Kerry 1-10 Roscommon 0-14 The first Allianz League meeting between Kerry and Roscommon in 13 years produced a historic result as the visitors recor(...)

Traffic on the  North Bull bridge, Clontarf,  Co Dublin. File photograph: Cyril Byrne

A status orange wind warning has been issued for Monday as storm Imogen is expected to bring wind speeds of up to 75 km/h to south western counties. (...)

Mayo’s defeat to Cork last weekend was overshadowed somewhat by the controversy regarding Lee Keegan’s concussion at Páirc Uí Rinn. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Saturday (All matches 2pm unless stated) Allianz League Division One Mayo v Dublin, McHale Park, 7.0 – Viewed in a certain way it possibly suits(...)

Pat Spillane: “There’s two pubs and two churches and none of them are under pressure. Without the GAA, there’d be nothing in these communities.” Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

In Templenoe this week, they found themselves with fabric torn and hearts hollow. Last Sunday, a local man went missing on the water around Dromquinn(...)

Mikey Sweeney replaces Lee Keegan in the Mayo side to meet Dublin in Castlebar on Saturday night. Photograph: Inpho

Dublin manager Jim Gavin has made no change to his announced team to face Mayo on Saturday evening in the AFL Division One match in Castlebar. The s(...)

Sean O’Driscoll: “Broadband and digital technology will consign geographical disadvantages to history”

The digital age offers a huge opportunity for both Cork city and the county to overcome geographic disadvantage and compete internationally in a varie(...)