Mayo’s defeat to Cork last weekend was overshadowed somewhat by the controversy regarding Lee Keegan’s concussion at Páirc Uí Rinn. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Saturday (All matches 2pm unless stated) Allianz League Division One Mayo v Dublin, McHale Park, 7.0 – Viewed in a certain way it possibly suits(...)

Maureen Hegarty, who has died aged 94, was a formidable secondary teacher and a leader of the movement to celebrate the heritage of the city of Kilken(...)

Professor Marie Cassidy told the court  she carried out a postmortem on the body of Mairead Moran on May 9th, 2014

Kilkenny woman Mairead Moran died after being stabbed multiple times and suffering an injury to her heart that would have caused “fairly rapid collaps(...)

 A teenage girl and boy and three men are in custody. File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Two teenagers and three young adults were arrested on Thursday following an investigation into a number of recent burglaries. Gardaí carried out sea(...)

 Murder trial   told   accused had been ‘hanging’ around dead woman’s workplace and ‘freaking her out’ weeks before he stabbed her to death. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A 29-year-old man told his cousin he stabbed a Kilkenny woman to death because she had stolen a “vial of his blood”, “installed hidden cameras” and pu(...)

Lines down at Turvey Avenue in Donabate, Co Dublin. Photograph: Dublin Fire Brigade

Western counties face another battering from high winds on Monday as Met Éireann warned Storm Henry would bring gusts as high as 130km/h. Several hu(...)

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to  the incident in which a man in his 20s died after he was hit by a car on the Naas Road in west Dublin. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien
Three die in weekend crashes

Three people died in crashes over the weekend. A man in his 20s died after he was hit by a car on the Naas Road near Newlands Cross in west Dublin e(...)

Newlands Cross was closed for a period of time following a fatal road incident.

A man aged in his 20s has died after he was hit by a car on the Naas road near Newlands Cross on Sunday morning. In a seperate incident, a woman (61)(...)

The suspect, who is in his 20s and was known to the dead man, was arrested and taken to Carlow Garda station

A man who was arrested in connection with the murder of Marcus “Murt” Brennan in Carlow has been released without charge. Marcus “Murt” Brennan (46) (...)

 The wind warning for Donegal, Galway, Leitrim, Mayo and Sligo envisages coastal areas will be affected by westerly winds with gusts gusts to 100 km/h. File photograph: Kirsty Wigglesworth/PA

Met Éireann has issued wind, snow and ice warnings for the north and northwest for Saturday. The wind warning for Donegal, Galway, Leitrim, Mayo an(...)