Gardaí are investigating reports a car travelled in the wrong direction on the Dublin to Galway motorway prior to a multi-vehicle crash this evening.T(...)

A tree blocking the road in Milltown, Dingle. Courtesy of Marian O’Flaherty 1:03

Hurricane-force winds have left almost 200,000 homes and businesses without power as the national emergency group met and said the storm is expecte(...)

Motorway tolls: set too high? Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Lower motor-tax rates and toll charges for HGVs are being considered by the Government to see if they can encourage more hauliers to use motorways.The(...)

Two men are to appear in court in Dublin today charged in connection with an attempted armed robbery at a post office.

Two men are to appear in court in Dublin today charged in connection with an attempted armed robbery at a post office. The men were arrested after a(...)

Two gardaí and a prisoner were brought to Galway University hospital after a single-vehicle crash on the M6 near Athenry at about 11.20am today.

Two gardaí and a prisoner were brought to Galway University hospital after a single-vehicle crash on the M6 near Athenry at about 11.20am today.It is(...)

Geoff Hill (left) and Gary Walker at Gretna Green, visited by Carl Clancy in 1912. Photograph: Peter Murtagh

In 1754 a quirk in the law had it that marriage in England had to take place in a church and those concerned had to be 21 years old or over. Bu(...)