Shaun Moriarty and John James Hickey had a spiritualist ceremony. Photograph: Brian Gavin/Press 22

The wedding industry in Ireland is bigger business than ever, but because so many nontraditional organisations are offering new and unfamiliar marria(...)

The site of the N2 bypass bridge near Slane, Co Meath. File photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

At €6 billion, the surprise in the capital allocation for road building in the Government’s investment plan is not what is included, but what is left (...)

Lough Derg Marina: the 250-berth facility has sold for €1.7m

The little-used Lough Derg Marina in Killaloe, Co Clare, has been bought by a local investor for €1. 7 million – well ahead of the guide price of €550(...)

The rescue helicopter was obliged to stand down and allow land teams recover the injured man. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Mountain rescue volunteers who abseiled down a steep embankment to reach a man who was injured while kayaking in the Clare Glens, have been hailed as (...)

 A man in his 40s is in garda custody in Limerick following the seizure of €200,000 worth of heroin.  File Photograph of heroin: Eric Luke

A man in his 40s is in garda custody in Limerick following the seizure of €200,000 worth of heroin.The drugs were discovered following searches of hou(...)

The retired chief executive of Anglo Irish Bank’s UK operation has been refused orders requiring the special liquidators of Irish Bank Resolution Corp(...)

A collection of newly discovered images of the 1907 Irish International Exhibition, a spectacular World’s Fair held in Dublin, will be published on(...)