Vincent Morgain died in the Mercy University Hospital on September 15th, 2015, following injuries sustained in an assault five days earlier. Image: Google Streetview

A 37-year-old homeless French man died from traumatic brain injury due to a fall after an assault in Cork city centre last year, an inquest into the m(...)

Vincent Morgain died in the Mercy University Hospital on September 15th, 2015, following injuries sustained in an assault five days earlier. Image: Google Streetview

A 22-year-old man has been remanded in custody for sentence after he pleaded guilty on Thursday to the manslaughter of a homeless man in Cork city las(...)

The Biotral laboratory in Rennes, France, which  was testing an oral medication on healthy volunteers when they fell ill, prompting the drug-testing company to suspend the trial. Photograph: Thomas Bregardis/EPA

One person has been left brain dead and five others are in serious condition after taking part in a clinical trial in France of an experimental painki(...)

Claire Smyth with her husband Kevin in Labrador, Canada.

Tens of thousands of Irish people have flown home from around the world to spend Christmas with family and friends in Ireland, but thousands more are(...)

Mourners light candles at a Place de la République in Paris, France on Saturday, November 14th, 2015.  Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

In driving rain and storm force winds, several hundred people joined French honorary consul Catherine Gagneux at Galway’s Spanish Arch for a minute’s (...)

Wounded people are evacuated from the Stade de France in Paris, France. Photograph: Ian Langsdon

Witnesses described chaos and bloodshed across Paris on Friday night, after at least 100 people were killed and dozens wounded in multiple attacks. “(...)

Daniel, the son of Prof John Crowe – former president of the Royal College of Physicians – and Dr Margaret Crowe from Dublin, first met Olivia, who(...)

David (2012) by Jackie Nickerson (copyright Jackie Nickerson/courtesy the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, NY); and a portrait of Charles Coote, 1st Earl of Bellamont, by Joshua Reynolds (1723-1792; National Gallery of Ireland)

Uniform – A collaboration with Jackie Nickerson National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin ***** Long associated with privilege and prestige(...)

If the EU had placed more emphasis on the importance of culture during its foundation, perhaps it might be a “better union” than at present, President Michael D Higgins has said. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/ Collins

If the EU had placed more emphasis on the importance of culture during its foundation, perhaps it might be a “better union” than at present, President(...)

A 22-year-old man was remanded in custody on Saturday after he was charged with the manslaughter of a homeless man in Cork city earlier this month.

A 22-year-old man was remanded in custody on Saturday after he was charged with the manslaughter of a homeless man in Cork city earlier this month. Da(...)