Fire officers reported a wheelchair stored in the hallway and a walker frame in the front room of a house at Silverdale Road, Ballinlough, Cork, where the body of a man was found.  File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A man aged 78 has been found dead following a fire at his home in Cork. The man who lived alone in the house on Silverdale Road, Ballinlough was found(...)

The arrests involved members of the Organised Crime Unit and Fraud Investigation Unit attached to Anglesea Street Garda station in Cork, along with local detectives. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Three men were arrested in Co Cork this morning on suspicion of involvement in fraudulent motor insurance claims. The men, ranging in age from their 2(...)