A Facebook home page: coroner told attempts to retrieve messages sent to Darren Hughes-Gibson (17) on the social networking site had failed because Facebook would not co-operate. Photograph: Dave Thompson/PA Wire

A mother who believes her teenage son took his own life after being cyberbullied has pleaded with Facebook to show compassion by releasing records to (...)

Dublin Fire Brigade at the scene of a fire. File photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Three adults and a child are being treated in hospital after a fire in an apartment in north Dublin in the early hours of  this  morning.(...)

15/11/13 Members of the Garda Crime Scene Investigation Unit examine the two houses at the scene on Mourne Park, Skerries this morning where a grandfather was stabbed to death last night...tPicture Colin Keegan, Collins Dublin.

A man has been arrested after barricading himself into a house in north Co Dublin following a knife attack in which another man died.The victim, name(...)

Boarded up unfinished houses in a so-called ghost estate in Co Laois. Photograph: Eric Luke

The Government has defended the decisions made on the list of so-called “ghost estates” which are exempt from the property tax, following criti(...)