Ten staff members at a centre for people with intellectual disabilities in Co Tipperary have been placed on leave followed allegations of mistreatment(...)

Gardaí are holding six men in the south east in raids on drug laboratories that were believed to be making an ecstasy-style substance sold in head shops as ‘super coke’.

Gardaí are questioning six men after a series of coordinated raids in the south east linked to the discovery of back street laboratories where drugs w(...)

Darryle McClurkin on a quad bike in a snow covered field in the Belfast hills on Friday. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Mullingar in Co Westmeath and Galway were the coldest parts of the country overnight as temperatures reached -3 degrees, according to Met Éireann. Muc(...)

Amy Delahunt and her partner Oliver Kelly leaving Limerick Coroners Court where the inquest into the death of their daughter Mary Kate Kelly took place. Photograph: Liam Burke/Press 22

A woman whose baby day died a day after she was told there was no concerns for her pregnancy at the Midland Regional Hospital, Portlaoise hopes the de(...)

John Paul Crowe with some of the 2,000 organic turkeys at the Crowe farm in Dundrum, Co Tipperary. Photograph: Don Moloney/Press 22 2:18

With a name like Crowe it’s no wonder the Co Tipperary family got into the bird business. The third-generation farming family began rearing turkeys fi(...)

Former Fine Gael minister Michael Lowry has failed in his attempt to have a trial relating to alleged Revenue offences stopped in the circuit court.   File photgraph:Eric Luke

Former Fine Gael minister Michael Lowry has failed in his attempt to have a trial relating to alleged Revenue offences stopped in the circuit court. L(...)

“David Kenny is a guy who has had very long-term injuries and you know it’ll be next year before a decision is made with him as regards to whether he’ll be able to partake.” Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Former Offaly captain David Kenny will decide upon his intercounty future during the Christmas period as he continues his rehabilitation from the ongo(...)

A ruling that may have significant implications for speeding cases has been taken at Monaghan District Court. Getty Images

Patsy McArdle A ruling that may have significant implications for speeding cases has been taken at Monaghan District Court. Judge Seán MacBride dismis(...)

Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan at the passing-out ceremony for 62 members of the Garda Reserve at the Garda College in Templemore. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times 2:00

The Garda Reserve is on course to achieve its target strength next year, some 10 years after the part-time unpaid element of the force was established(...)

The trial of two former Anglo Irish Bank executives  Pat Whelan (left)
and Willie McAteer over an alleged fraudulent loan of over ¤8 million will start in January 2017. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

The trial of two former Anglo Irish Bank executives over an alleged fraudulent loan of over €8 million will start in January 2017.Former finance direc(...)