Heroin, cannabis resin, cocaine, ecstasy and PVP with an estimated street value of up to €90,000 was seized during the searches.

Drugs with an estimated street value of up to €90,000 have been seized as part of the Garda Síochána’s Operation Thor crime crackdown. Gardaí in the (...)

Empty Luas tracks at Heuston Station in Dublin. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Hundreds of disgruntled commuters gathered in the bitter cold by bus stops outside Heuston Station in Dublin early on Thursday morning after Luas staf(...)

  File photograph:  Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

Train services have resumed at Heuston station but delays are expected, according to Iarnród Éireann. Services were disrupted by an incident on the(...)

A forensic scientist has told a murder trial jury that blood stains found on a pair of runners belonging to the accused matched the DNA profile of the deceased.

A forensic scientist has told a murder trial jury that blood stains found on a pair of runners belonging to the accused matched the DNA profile of th(...)

One morning in the last century when I worked on a building site in Rathcoole, I was told to meet a young German student who would be with us for som(...)

Irish Defence Forces help volunteers with pumps in Athlone on Sunday morning. Photograph: Irish Defence Forces/Twitter

Further heavy rain is forecast across the country on Sunday with many counties bracing themselves for rising river levels and flooding. The status ye(...)

Gardaí are investigating the shooting of a male teenager in Newbridge, Co Kildare on New Year’s Day.

A teenager is recovering in hospital after being shot in the leg at a house in Co Kildare early on New Year’s Day. The man, who is in his late teens(...)

Willie Crowley (65), an independent councillor for the Kildare Newbridge municipal district has died. Photograph: Collins

A councillor, who was struck by a car in an alleged hit and run incident in Co Kildare earlier this week, has died. Willie Crowley (65), an independ(...)

A photograph provided by gardai of the drugs seized.

Three men have been arrested after gardaí seized heroin worth €600,000 at Newlands Cross in Newbridge, Co Kildare on Wednesday evening. A follow-up (...)

Minister for Justice and Equality Frances Fitzgerald (centre right) with Berna Fidan, (centre left) who’s sister Esra Uyrun, went missing in the Bray area. They were attending a ceremony at Farmleigh for family members and friends of missing persons. Photograph: The Irish Times Dara Mac Donaill

Family members and loved ones of missing persons have shared stories of their “unique pain” at an event in Dublin for the third annual Missing Persons(...)