Ciarán Kilkenny with some of the pupils from the Changa Changa primary school in Mazabuka

The Dubs are flying high again in this year’s GAA football championship but one man missing out on what could well be another path of glory is Ciarán (...)

Businessman Breifne O’Brien is to be sentenced on charges of multi-million euro theft and deception. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Businessman Breifne O’Brien will be sentenced on October 8th in connection with a multi-million euro theft and deception. He pleaded guilty to (...)

Former junior minister Ivor Callely will be sentenced this morning for fraudulently claiming mobile expenses at Leinster House while he was a senator.   Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times 1:54

Former Fianna Fáil junior minister Ivor Callely has been sentenced to five months in prison for fraudulently claiming mobile phone expenses during his(...)

Many parents have called for the installation of CCTV camera equipment in all registered creches so staff could be monitored at all times. Photograph:  Getty Images

Last year, an RTÉ Prime Time investigation entitled A Breach of Trust exposed the mistreatment of children in three creches in Dublin and Wicklow. (...)

‘Many consumers may be needlessly paying more for their cover.’ Photograph: Getty Images

What would you do for 400 quid? How many hours would you spend hanging on the telephone or sifting through paperwork for that kind of cash? Unl(...)

Bus Éireann routes earmarked to be put out to tender include commuter services from Dublin to Tullamore, Portlaoise and Kildare, as well as a number of routes in Waterford city.

The purpose of putting some bus routes currently operated by Dublin Bus and Bus Éireann out to tender is to secure a better service for bus users a(...)

Over the course of 20 years as a taxi driver David Ryan has been abused, attacked and assaulted. And in 2010 a man smashed him in the face with a can in order to avoid paying, said his defending counsel. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A taxi driver who “snapped” and ran down a passenger who bolted without paying the fare has been given a suspended sentence and disqualified from dri(...)

Scotland Yard photo from 2003 of Robert Hulme, now 34, who was one of six dissident Republicans freed from prison today. Photograph: PA Photo/Scotland Yard/Collect

Six dissident republicans transferred to jails here to complete lengthy sentences for conspiring to cause explosions in Britain have been released aft(...)

Qilong Chen (29) and his wife Xia Chen (27), of Patrick’s Street, Newbridge, Co Kildare each pleaded guilty to knowingly permitting their premises at Alderpark Court, Tallaght, Dublin to be used for prostitution. Photograph:  Collins Courts

A married couple from Co Kildare who allowed their rented home to be used as a brothel have been spared jail after a judge suspended their sentences.D(...)

Despite the potential savings, just 37 per cent of consumers had checked to see if there was a better deal available for their home insurance over the last 12 months.

Canny consumers who shop around for house insurance can make annual savings of over €400 according to a survey published by the National Consumer Agen(...)