The Art O’Neill Challenge January 15th-16th A 55km night hike/run out of Dublin into the Wicklow mountains to Glenmalure Biki(...)

Perseid meteor shower over Drombeg Stone Circle, Glandore, West Cork, Ireland. Photograph: Emma Jervis Photography

Astronomy Ireland is encouraging people to see the ongoing Perseid meteor shower, which will be visible in the Irish night sky until tomorrow. (...)

The Starry Kitchen in Drumcondra was one of 14 food outlets to be served with a closure order in May. Image via Google street maps.

Fourteen food businesses were forced to close by the Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI) in May. This is the highest number of closures in one mo(...)

President of the High Court Mr Justice Nicolas Kearns: will give judgment on demolition request after Easter.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Wicklow County Council wants the High Court to order the demolition of the home of a young couple and their child alleged to have been built without p(...)

Anyone with information on the incidents can contact  the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111.

Two male motorcyclists were killed in separate road incidents in Cork and Wicklow today. Gardaí in Ballincollig, Co Cork are investigating after a bi(...)

A new picture of Elaine O’Hara released by gardai this evening

Gardaí renewed their appeal this evening for anyone who met, spoke to or engaged with Elaine O’Hara between August 22nd and August 24th 2012 or who(...)

Katie Fortune, of Carrigeenshinnagh, Lough Dan, Roundwood, Co Wicklow, leaving court on Thursday after the High Court hearing. Photograph: Collins Courts

A High Court judge has overturned an order for demolition of a family home erected without planning permission near Lough Dan in Co Wicklow. Katie For(...)

Consumers across Dublin will tonight experience lower water  pressures or in some cases a possible loss of supply

Restrictions on water supplies across Dublin city have been imposed again tonight. They are being imposed by Dublin City Council from 7pm to 7a(...)