Donal English-Hayden (14) died after a tractor drawing a trailer overturned on a farm in Co Carlow. Photograph: Facebook

The funeral of 14-year-old Dónal English Hayden, who was killed in an incident on a farm in Co Carlow during the week, has taken place. Fr Conn Ó Mao(...)

A 14-year-old boy named locally as Donal English Hayden has died and his 15-year-old brother was injured after a tractor drawing a trailer overturned(...)

Donal English-Hayden (14) died after a tractor drawing a trailer overturned on a farm in Co Carlow. Photograph: Facebook

The Health and Safety Authority (HSA) is investigating the circumstances surrounding an accident on a farm in Co Carlow on Wednesday in which a boy (1(...)

Castlepalooza music and arts festival takes place until Sunday on the grounds of Charleville Castle in Tullamore, Co Offaly

Beatyard takes place today and tomorrow at Dún Laoghaire harbour from 2pm. A day ticket costs €59 or €95 for the weekend. Described as a seaside ce(...)

Mental Health Commission’s report follows concerns over deaths and governance issues in the Carlow/Kilkenny and South Tipperary. Photograph: Getty Images

Proper assessments might have alerted staff to the risks facing up to 13 people who went on to die by apparent suicide, the State’s watchdog(...)

Ruth Carmel Foley (29), of Killoughternane, Bagenalstown, Co Carlow, had, through her mother, Carmel, sued the HSE over the management of her birth at St Luke’s Hospital, Kilkenny in 1986. File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A woman with cerebral palsy who claimed she suffered injuries at birth has secured €2.1 million under a settlement of her High Court action against th(...)

Marianella site is expected to appeal to investment funds as well as developers because of its primary location along Orwell Road

The extensive grounds of the Redemptorist community at Orwell Road in Rathgar, Dublin 6, are almost certain to be redeveloped for high value housing w(...)

Gail Kilroy , Monkstown, Co. Dublin  with her favourite Louis Vuitton bag.   Photograph: Eric Luke

Gail Kilroy (above) Mother of four  Girls find boys at 12, I found bags. A denim rucksack in Tenerife was the start of it. Now as(...)

Three men have been arrested in Carlow after their car failed to stop at a Garda checkpoint before ramming two patrol cars. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Three gardaí have been injured after a car carrying three men rammed two patrol vehicles during a 30-minute incident in Co Carlow early hours on Sund(...)

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar hopes to reverse the fall in the number of nurses. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Targeted measures to tackle waiting lists, the recruitment of hundreds of extra doctors and nurses and the expansion of cancer services are outline(...)