A piece on Brendan Megraw in the book The Disappeared Of Northern Ireland’s Troubles which collates the personal stories of 14 of the families affected. Photograph: Paul Faith/PA Wire 0:35

Human remains believed to be those of Brendan Megraw, who was `disappeared’ by the IRA in 1978, were recovered at a Co Meath bog today.His family has (...)

Mr Evans and Mr McGrath have also pleaded not guilty to the unlawful possession of a 9mm calibre Beretta model 9000s semi-automatic pistol and seven rounds of 9mm parabellum calibre ammunition at the same address on the same date.

A detective superintendent has applied to erect a “screen” between members of the public and undercover Garda witnesses prior to them giving evidence (...)

Killeshin Hotel, Portlaoise, one of the eight hotels in Ireland up for sale as part of Nama’s  ongoing wind-down of loans and assets.

The National Asset Management Agency (Nama) is planning to put another eight hotels in Ireland up for sale as part of its ongoing wind-down of loans (...)

Ger Cunningham: former Cork coach is being linked with the Dublin job in succession to Anthony Daly. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

As expected Anthony Cunningham was last night ratified as manager of the Galway hurlers for another two years. He has held the post for the past three(...)

A photograph dating from October 1878 which shows Oscar Wilde at extreme right, then unknown and aged 23, during a house party at Ashford Castle in Co Mayo.

A previously unpublished photograph of Oscar Wilde as a young man has come to light. The photograph shows Wilde, then unknown and aged 23, during a h(...)

Charlie McCreevy: former minister of finance. Photograph: Jock Fistick/Bloomberg

Former minister for finance Charlie McCreevy “just laughed” when his predecessor Ray MacSharry told him spending budget surpluses “without giving a(...)

One young foal was definitely wearing its lucky horse shoes after it escaped with only minor injuries after falling down an open manhole in Co Meath.T(...)

Owens & Minor is to buy ArcRoyal, a surgical kit maker  in Kells, Co Meath

Owens & Minor, a $2 billion New York Stock Exchange-listed medical supplies company, has announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire(...)

The yacht Makayabella in Haulbowline naval base in Cobh, Co Cork last night after the Irish Navy intercepted the vessel suspected of carrying some €80 million worth of cocaine 200 nautical miles off Mizen Head. Photograph: Irish Naval Service Facebook page 0:41

Initial tests on a sample of the substance seized on board a yacht off the Irish coast are positive for cocaine, but further tests will be required to(...)

Laura Boylan, (right) from Skerries, Co Dublin meeting  Kevin O’Brien, minister for advanced education and skills with the gGovernment of Newfoundland and Labrador at the Working International Expo at the Clyde Court Hotel in Dublin today. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times 2:30

The Irish economy may be showing signs of recovery, but for the hundreds of people who lined up at the Working International Expo in Ballsbridge today(...)