Ruby Walsh celebrates winning on Un De Sceaux at Cheltenham last year. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Ruby Walsh has been a statistical focus this week in terms of career winners and will hope a 10th Grade One winner of the season will come his way ab(...)

The death rate from stroke has been cut by more than a quarter, a national audit of services has found.

Major improvements in the quality of stroke treatment are at risk of being squandered due to a failure by the HSE to invest in services, a leading neu(...)

  Bronagh and Bob Cumbers, parents of BBC cameraman Simon Cumbers (in photo on left), shot dead in Saudi Arabia in 2004,  at their home in Navan in 2009. Photograph: Alan Betson

Al-Qaeda gunman Adel al-Dhubaiti, who murdered Irish cameraman Simon Cumbers and wounded BBC defence correspondent Frank Gardner in 2004, was execute(...)

Dublin diocesan priest Monsignor Paul Tighe (57) has been appointed a bishop and secretary of the Vatican’s Council for Culture by Pope Francis.

Dublin diocesan priest Monsignor Paul Tighe (57) has been appointed a bishop and secretary of the Vatican’s Council for Culture by Pope Francis. It (...)

Gardai investigating the murder of a man last week have arrested two suspects for questioning.

Gardai investigating the murder of a man last week have arrested two suspects for questioning. Christopher Nevin, a 27-year-old married man, was fatal(...)

Demand for Amen’s counselling service for male victims of domestic violence increased by over 100 per cent, with five volunteer counsellors providing 214 counselling hours through 2014, at the organisation’s offices in Navan, Co Meath, and in Dublin, Amen’s report said. File photograph: Getty Images

Demand for the services of the main support organisation for male victims of domestic violence increased by over a third last year. The 2014 annual re(...)

The Gate Lodge, Rathkenny House, Navan, Co Meath

Address: 57 Tuansgate Building, Tallaght, Dublin 24 Agent: REA McGee This one-bedroom, 47sq m apartment is on the fourth floor of this apar(...)

A general view in the area of Navan’s main square, in Co Meath. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

An Bord Pleanála’s refusal to grant planning permission for a nine-screen cinema, cafe and several retail units in Navan, Co Meath, is to be challen(...)

Team Ireland’s Laura Reynolds, a member of Blue Dolphins Special Olympics Club, from Kilbride, Co Wicklow, is tackled by Ana Guadalup Bollo, SO Ecuador, during the SO Ecuador v SO Ireland qualifier basketball game at the Galen Center. Photograph: Ray McManus/Sportsfile

Team Ireland has won a further seven medals at the 2015 Special Olympics in Los Angeles, bringing to 22 the number of medal’s secured by the Irish tea(...)

Gardaí do not believe 37-year-old Dubliner Joseph Whelan was the victim of foul play.

Gardaí are awaiting the results of toxicology tests before determining the cause of death for a man whose remains were found in a Co Cavan lake on Sat(...)