The Wright Venue nightclub, which denied liability in a full defence to Aoife Lamb’s claim, alleged she  fell to the ground and that a second woman went to help her but fell over her as she lay on the floor. Photograph: The Wright Venue website

A 24-year-old telesales operative whose right ankle was broken when a woman fell over her at a Co Dublin disco has been awarded €20,000 damages in the(...)

JERRY LOONEY from Killarney has taken Ireland’s first wild Atlantic salmon of 2015. Now aged 80, former fisheries’ officer Jerry caught his 10lb fish (...)

Many local marches converged at the GPO on O’Connell Street this afternoon as tens of thousands protested against water charges. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Many local marches converged at the GPO on O’Connell Street this afternoon as tens of thousands protested against water charges.There was traffic disr(...)

 Denis Metcalfe, a former flight instructor, was a first officer pilot with Stobart Air, formerly Aer Arann. File photograph.

A Cork pilot killed in an road crash in Co Limerick was a “popular and highly regarded member of staff” at Stobart Air.Denis Metcalfe (25) from Copst(...)

A motorcyclist has died in a traffic incident In Dublin. The male driver was travelling down Forest Road in Swords, Co Dublin at about 8pm yesterday w(...)

Number 54-56 Main Street, Swords: priced at €520,000

Agents HWBC is to seek buyers for a range of shops in Tullamore, Co Offaly, and Main Street in Swords, Co Dublin.The agency is guiding €1.9 million fo(...)

Property: its gains must be seen in the context of its recent fails

Who has the fairest fund of them all? If you’re looking for an investment with an element of risk, a fund is always an option for diversifying (...)

Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global bio-pharmaceutical company specialising in innovative medicine to treat serious illness. File photograph: PA Wire

Pharmaceutical company Bristol-Myers Squibb has announced the closure of its facility at Cruiserath in Blanchardstown, west Dublin with the loss of(...)

Merck Sharpe & Dohme  cholesterol-lowering drug, Vytorin, emerges from a tablet press. Photographer: Jonathan Drake/Bloomberg News

Up to 570 staff at global pharma giant MSD face redundancy in the second major jobs blow at the company this year. MSD (formerly Merck Sharp & Doh(...)

A man injured in an assault last month in Swords Co Dublin has died in Beaumont Hospital.

A man injured in an assault last month in Swords Co Dublin has died in Beaumont Hospital. Taiwo Jamani, a 45-year-old Nigerian national, was assaulted(...)