Minister for Foreign Affairs offers support to Donegal Orangemen after arson  attacks on their halls. Photograph; Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times

The Minister for Foreign Affairs Charlie Flanagan has told Orange Order representatives that attacks on their halls in Co Donegal were an attack on th(...)

Cllr Jimmy Harte who was found unconscious at Newmarket Square last year, is continuing to make progress. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Labour Senator Jimmy Harte, who suffered significant head injuries in a fall in Dublin last year, is continuing to make progress, according to his fam(...)

Staff at St Conal’s Hospital in Letterkenny discovered the body of a HSE employee in the grounds of the hospital this morning. Photograph: Cyril Byrne /The Irish Times

The body of a HSE employee has been found at hospital grounds in Co Donegal. Staff discovered the body of the 44-year-old man in the grounds of St Con(...)

Independent Donegal county councillor Micheál Mac Giolla Easbuig said junior minister Joe McHugh needed to show the people of Donegal where he stands on the issue of water charges. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Anti-water charge protestors are to hold a marathon 24-hour protest outside a Government minister’s office in Donegal later this week.Members of Can’t(...)

 Regina Doherty met gardaí on Friday.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A Fine Gael TD has called for legislation that will allow whistleblowers to come forward with evidence about sexual abuse by members of paramilitary g(...)

Research indicates that an organisation loses an estimated 3-5 per cent of its annual budget to fraud.

At least £44 million (€55m)was lost to frontline health services in Northern Ireland because of fraud last year, officials have said.Patients from out(...)

Darragh Mulgrew of St Eunan’s with Ciaran McLaughlin, Aaron Grugan and Justin McMahon of St Enda’s. Photograph: Lorcan Doherty/Inpho

Omagh St Enda’s 1-8 St Eunan’s 0-8  They made heavy work of it in the second half, but Omagh St Enda’s battled past Donegal champions St (...)

Waterford’s Coumshingaun circuit overlooks the finest corrie on these islands

So you want to know the best walk in Ireland? Well, it depends on your preference. If you dream of majestic 360-degree summit vistas, I would recom(...)

Donegal County Council  last night passed a motion calling on the Government to abolish water charges.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

The Fine Gael chief whip on Donegal County Council was among those who tonight passed a motion calling on the Government to abolish water charges.The(...)

A motorist trapped in flood waters on Enniskerry Road, Sandyford, Dublin early this morning. Photograph: Harry McGovern 2:34

A weather warning advising of heavy rain over the next 12 hours has been issued for the east coast of the country. The Met Éireann yellow warning, whi(...)